Category: Gender

The trial proceedings of Mr Tim Omotoso

Like many South Africans, I watched with horror, shame and disbelief last week the trial proceedings of Mr Tim Omotoso who has been charged with rape and human trafficking. Omotoso is a supposed pastor and as a religious leader and a Christian I feel scandalized…

A blow to the freedom of all American women

In defending the rule of law Aristotle argued that allowing a man to rule introduces an element of the beast.  The introduction of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court via the Senate Justice Committee proved just that. Millions of viewers throughout the world watched…

Book review: Nasty Women Talk Back!

In 2017 a formidable force descended onto the streets of Washington – hundreds of thousands of women put foot to tar and voice to rage.  The images that flashed across my TV screen were powerful – a sea of bobbing posters engraved with slogans such as…