BBC Proms are over when the fat bisexual lady sings

Sep 9, 2019 by

by Ann Farmer, The Conservative Woman: THE BBC is to record a podcast in its series called The Guilty Feminist with opera singer Jamie Barton, a self-declared bisexual feminist, a few hours before she takes to the stage at the Last Night of the Proms. Barton, an American mezzo-soprano said to be one of the opera world’s most sought-after singers, and an all-female panel will discuss ‘how her goals as a 21st century feminist intersect with her burgeoning career’, fleshing out topics including...

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Piers Morgan blasts ‘illiberal’ liberals who won’t tolerate dissent

Aug 28, 2019 by

from Coalition for Marriage: The broadcaster and journalist Piers Morgan spoke some home truths recently as he laid into his fellow liberals for being intolerant of disagreement. Piers Morgan: ‘Liberals have become utterly, pathetically illiberal’  Blaming liberals for the rise of “populism” by being so “unbearable”, he remarked: “Liberals have become utterly, pathetically illiberal. And it’s a massive problem.” “What’s the point of calling yourself a liberal if you don’t allow anyone else to...

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NBC News: Heterosexuality is a tool of ‘consensual subjection’ against women

Aug 28, 2019 by

by Calvin Frieburger, LifeSite: From microaggressions to transgender prefixes to “redefining masculinity,” we cover a lot of left-wing propositions that are just plain crazy. But while this madness is all too familiar on college campuses these days, seeing it promoted by the Big Three media networks is another matter…at least, seeing it promoted as overtly as NBC News did this month. On August 16, NBC published an op-ed by Women’s Media Center columnist Marcie Bianco that uses the latest...

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Royal Mint blocks Enid Blyton commemorative coin because bosses think she is a ‘racist, sexist and a homophobe’ and fear backlash

Aug 27, 2019 by

by Chris Hastings, Mailonline: She has sold more books than any other children’s author, enchanting millions of young readers with tales of adventure, ginger beer and buns. But Enid Blyton was denied the honour of a commemorative coin after Royal Mint bosses branded the creator of the Famous Five and Secret Seven novels a ‘racist homophobe’, newly-released documents reveal. The snub has infuriated fans of the Noddy author who insist her books – which have sold 600 million...

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Is woke culture totalitarian?

Aug 20, 2019 by

by Eric Kaufmann, Unherd: A majority of people polled in the US, Canada and Britain say political correctness is a problem. And no wonder. Today mainstream politicians, parties, think tanks and bureaucrats tie themselves in knots to avoid soundbites that could be portrayed as racist, sexist or homophobic. Corporations recall shoes with the American flag on the back at the whim of woke athletes. Literature, theatre and art is evaluated on its politics, not its beauty or authenticity. Nations...

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Motherhood censored in the name of feminism

Aug 17, 2019 by

by Mary Harrington, The Conservative Woman: THE Guardian reports on the first advertisements to fall foul of the Advertising Standards Authority’s new rules on ‘sexist stereotypes’. One was banned because it depicted a woman sitting on a bench next to a pram. The advertiser claimed that the ad was about ‘adaptation’, and that the arrival of a baby is a situation where people must adjust. It was no use. The ASA ‘concluded that the ad presented gender stereotypes in a way that was likely to...

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