And your father’s occupation?

Feminist activist and journalist Caroline Criado-Perez was on Woman’s Hour this morning discussing her latest campaign: to change the antiquated laws which dictate that both the bride and groom must state their fathers’ occupations on the wedding certificate (listen here). Fortunately for Criado-Perez, this was brought to her attention before the wedding she’s planning. When

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Who am I?

Yesterday a quote caught my eye – the words of writer and feminist Adrienne Rich: “Until we know the assumptions in which we are drenched, we cannot know ourselves” As much as I love Adrienne’s writing, I’m not sure I agree with this quote. But it did get me thinking – are we simply the

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