Sunday, July 22, 2018

The Guardian’s Arts Graduates Discover Lake Wobegon

Or rather, the arts graduates over at The Guardian seem not to have got the joke from Lake Wobegon. Which is of course that...

Do We Have To Explain Castrati All Over Again?

We do not, quite obviously, recommend castrating some group of male babies, foundlings as it often was, in the hope that some of them...

How We Reach MP’s Claim That Periods Cost Women £500 A...

A Member of Parliament claimed, yesterday, actually in the House of Commons, that periods cost British women £500 each a year. OK, so we...

At Least The Gender Pay Gap Is Being Properly Identified So...

There is a gender earnings gap in British - as with all others - society. The interesting question is what is causing it, the...

Liverpool Wins Again

Liverpool is a great city with many famous deeds and many famous people to its glory. Home of the Beatles and Cilla Black, its...

This Capitalist Free Marketry Is The Most Feminist System Ever

It's always been something of a wonder that feminism in general appears to be so left wing. To the point that large parts of...

Harvard’s Claudia Goldin on the Gender Pay Gap

Claudia Goldin is very definitely one of the better economists working on matters like the gender pay gap. Not that that's a high bar...

Appalling Government Sexism, Quite Vile – More Men Should Go To...

If a government minister came out with the statement that more men should go to jail - that is, more men, just because they're...

This Gender Pay Gap Is Extremely Worrying

I'm a lot more worried about this gender pay gap than you are. Considerably more so - and that's even if you're one of...

All A Bit Soviet, Stalinist – British Universities Must Favour The...

One of the more interesting perversions of thought in the Soviet system was that it is entirely economic circumstances which maketh the man. Therefore...