Caroline Criado-Perez

A Pox on the Patriarchy

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Statement from Caroline Criado Perez on the release of the new £10 note

Back in 2013, the Bank of England announced that they were removing the only female historical figure from our banknotes and replacing her with Winston Churchill. As then chief cashier … Continue reading

July 17, 2017

If — an ode to lefty men

If you performatively bore on about the importance of listening to women while in fact only listening to women who already agree with you If you pretend to care about … Continue reading

July 13, 2017

On Fearless Girl, women & public art; or, no, seriously, the guy does not have a point. 

You have probably seen this blog on Fearless Girl vs Charging Bull which has been floating around social media the past couple of days. Yesterday I had a minor tweet rant in response, and apparently I am … Continue reading

April 17, 2017

Remain: It’s Personal

I suppose I always knew my decision would be partly based in emotion. I’ve studied behavioural economics. I know the idea of the rational agent making decisions in her own … Continue reading

June 22, 2016

Julie Bindel Statement on Withdrawing from Feminism In London

Julie’s blog is down, so she’s asked me to host her statement here — I think it’s brilliant and am honoured to publish it. ********************************************************** I am very sorry that … Continue reading

September 29, 2015

Why I’m Pulling Out of Feminism In London

In February this year, comedian Kate Smurthwaite had her stand-up show at Goldsmith’s cancelled. We got the usual excuses “oh we didn’t sell enough tickets” (it was a show that … Continue reading

September 29, 2015

The Women’s Room

So, this is a thing that comes up every so often, so I just wanted to get the facts out there so everyone is clear on them. As its name … Continue reading

September 1, 2015