I'm a bit late to updating this website with this news, largely because I feel highly unqualified for it, but at the end of 2018 I was named in the Young Women's Movement's 30 under 30 list for Scottish women. I'm so proud to be included and honoured to be there amongst 29 other brilliant [...]
It was in a nightclub toilet that I decided to break up with my boyfriend. Over the dull, bassy thud seeping through from the neighbouring dancefloor, under the glare of purple-tinged lights, I slumped on a closed toilet seat as my friend, back shoved against the cubicle door to hold it shut in spite of [...]
(Image credit to Chris Williamson from the Cambridge Union) In celebration of International Women's Day 2017, I was really excited to be invited to take part in Cambridge Union's debate 'This House Believes Feminism Must Be A Rising Tide To Lift All Ships'. I spoke for the opposition, which might at first seem like a [...]
Whether or not you stayed up with America last night for an evening of adverts, Lady Gaga, celebrity spotting and, allegedly, some sport, chances are you woke up today to social media feeds and news articles full of Budweiser, Airbnb and Coca Cola. These are the multi-million pound international brands able to part with 5 [...]
Below you can listen to a debate Peninah Thomson (CEO of the Mentoring Foundation) and I took part in for Radio 4's 'Woman's Hour', on whether feminism has focused too much on women at the top and not enough on those really struggling.