Caroline Criado-Perez

A Pox on the Patriarchy

Fact-checking MRA Myths

Every so often on twitter — actually, let’s be honest — most days on twitter, in response to a tweet of mine about how women are going to be particularly … Continue reading

January 30, 2019

Carcinogens in your cosmetics? Welcome to Brexit Britain

How would you feel about putting a lovely dollop of formaldehyde on your nails? No? Well, perhaps I could interest you in a sprinkling of asbestos for your skin? Hmm, … Continue reading

January 8, 2019

A Singapore-style economy would be bad for public services – and worse for women

Another day, another substanceless soundbite from a government rapidly running out of ideas. Yesterday it was Singapore’s turn to have its day in the sun. Jeremy Hunt flew to the … Continue reading

January 3, 2019

What’s best for women is best for Britain

In the past year, an estimated 1.3 million women have been victims of domestic abuse. The police receive a domestic violence related call every 30 seconds. Every week, an average … Continue reading

December 20, 2018

We need to change our tune.. and fast

On Newsnight last Friday I watched political journalist Jenni Russell telling Alastair Campbell, editor-at-large of this newspaper, to shut up. During a heated debate, Russell was trying to make the point that … Continue reading

December 19, 2018

Failing to call a People’s Vote now is a betrayal of democracy

Last week, the case for a People’s Vote received several key boosts. First, on Monday morning, the European Court of Justice ruled that the UK can unilaterally withdraw Article 50. … Continue reading

December 18, 2018

Theresa May: The Will of the People has changed. Give us a #PeoplesVote

The lead letter in The Times today calls for Theresa May to give women a People’s Vote and is signed by 62 leading women, including Paloma Faith, Gabby Logan and … Continue reading

November 17, 2018

Battle for equal pay will be harder outside EU

If you’re a woman, by the time you read this you’ll already have been working for free for a week. You won’t be paid again until January. That is the … Continue reading

November 16, 2018

Women Are Still Being Shut Out By This Blokes’ Brexit

Our voices have been absent from the Brexit debate – so it’s no surprise this deal has nothing in it for women Brexit has always been a big deal for … Continue reading

November 15, 2018

Axing NDAs isn’t the answer…there’s another way to deal with abusers

When I first heard about the Philip Green story, I was definitely part of the “ban NDAs (non-disclosure agreements)” crowd. It’s a tawdry story, one that is becoming tiresomely familiar … Continue reading

November 4, 2018