Labour leadership contest: A marked shift towards the right

by Neda Tehrani Last week saw the start of the Labour leadership contest, which now continues to take shape. Harriet Harman, Labour’s current acting leader, has argued for the importance of an open debate that prioritises public inclusion in Labour’s future, over and above the need to find swift opposition in the form of a… Read More

The pink bus is a start but parties need to show women they’re in for the long haul

by Anouchka Burton Any woman who has ever tried to buy car insurance has noticed it. Search the internet and every website is pink, with references to shopping or diamonds, never aimed at women but “the girls” or “ladies”. And it’s not just insurance. Marketers around the globe, tasked with selling to women, lazily coat… Read More