Monthly Archives: February 2015

lice and petloleum?

Argentinian President Cristina Kirchner has come under fire for posting a racist tweet poking fun at stereotypical Chinese pronunciation during a visit to the country aimed at strengthening relations. Kirchner, who is facing questions in her own country over the…

‘The wrong sort of feminist’

  Students have forced stand-up Kate Smurthwaite to cancel a gig tonight – because she’s the wrong sort of feminist. Campaigners had planned to protest her performance because they disagreed with her views on decriminalising prostitution – even though her…