Louise Burfitt-Dons

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Above: Speaking at the Cambridge Union


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Book Blog

The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve read so many negative reviews of this book and particularly on this site. However, this novel was very influential for me. Not for the political viewpoint, nor the story. But mostly for Lessing’s...

Five Fast Facts: Act Against Bullying

Act Against Bullying is a set of monologues I researched in 2000 and first published in 2002. It was the reason for me setting up Act Against Bullying as a charity. They’ve been used in schools as a means of discussing the awkward situations which can lead on to...

The Machiavellian Genius of Dark Femininity

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...