May 2014

#Emilymatters – Votes for Women!

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#Emilymatters – Votes for Women!

  Votes for Women!   With the European elections on Thursday, it’d be great to get your #Emilymatters photo in support of gender equality and using our right to vote.      Thanks to Nicola Gauld & Rebecca Furness for these fantastic photos.  The picture on the left includes arch anti suffragist Herbert Asquith (seated).    You […]

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#Emilymatters – Where are the women?

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#Emilymatters – Where are the women?

Where are the women? .   Suffragette Emily Davison campaigned for an equal society and faced resistance, often brutal, from anti suffragists, most notably headed up by Herbert Asquith and Lloyd George.    “Emily Wilding Davison was a great campaigning feminist. Her struggle continues and she remains an icon for women even over a century […]

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#Emilymatters – Why Young Women, Media Representation & Europe Matter

#Emilymatters – Why Young Women, Media Representation & Europe Matter

    On Tuesday I attended an inspiring and insightful event organised by NAWO (National Alliance of Women’s Organisations), called ‘Young Women, Media Representation & Europe’.   To Read the 6 point Young Women’s Manifesto for MEPs, please click here.   It was great to be able to return to the House of Commons with […]

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