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The Taming of The Shrew. Totally Sexist. OR IS IT?

Few plays have faced as much backlash as The Taming of the Shrew, but fewer still can count strings of ardent defenders. How much of the play is cleverly constructed humour, and how much is misogynist rubbish? 1,636 more words


'Welfare is the cancer of the nation' former UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom tells Cambridge students

Former UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom has described welfare as ‘the cancer of the nation’ in his latest outburst

The independent MEP also told Cambridge students: “People who create the most wealth should have a higher say in how this wealth is distributed.” 191 more words


Ukip donor takes out bizarre anti-gay advert

Nigel Farage’s attempts to distance Ukip from the extreme views of its members fell apart this morning after a major party donor took out an extraordinary newspaper advert describing homosexuality as an “abomination”.
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Farage: Women must sacrifice family life to succeed in City

Women prepared to sacrifice family life can do as well as male colleagues in financial firms, if not better, UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said.
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Men who don't grow up!

There are some men who are forever trapped in the boyish mindset of the teens and find it incredibly hard to get out of that even when they grow up in age and enter a professional world. 402 more words

Learnings From Life

Vern's Venting: A White Woman's Tears

By Lavern Merriweather

Brotha has recently written several valid and eloquent posts about the growing number of rape accusations leveled at once popular TV star Bill Cosby. 1,287 more words

Vern's Venting: He Said, She Said

By Lavern Merriweather

I have to admit. I’m very conflicted about this whole Bill Cosby rape scandal. I, like a number of black people, grew up watching and enjoying his groundbreaking smash comedy “The Cosby Show” in the 80’s. 1,142 more words