I’ve recently joined the Crime Writers Association on the back of writing screenplays for thrillers.
Not only do I get to network with some of the best crime writers of our generation, but it will also be good for my Private Investigator Karen Andersen to pick up some tips from other more experienced detectives. She is still recovering after being thrown headlong into 90,000 words of investigating the world of jihadi Brides, missing Tory Party activists and a serial killer targeting high profile feminists.
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When I set up Act Against Bullying in 2000 it was commonly believed that women didn't bully. That was a boys thing. Research into the motivations of girl gangs and female criminology only began in the 1980s as women’s social behaviour changed. Chicken or egg? Who...read more
Has feminism produced the goods for women or not? Do the Men’s Rights Movement, who now also claim discrimination, have a point? Why do feminists not agree among themselves on abortion, pornography or the burka? I've been delving into this subject for years and now...read more
Celebrity competition, comfortable concentration camps and controversy: the growth of feminism as a publishing genre.
It’s Far From Over Anyone who lived through the 1960s could be forgiven for thinking that feminism has reached its sell by date. Girls now overtake boys at school, outnumber men at university and many earn more than their male counterparts. But, even as the pay-gap...read more