Category Archives: abuse of women

Port Sunlight and William Lever, Social Philanthropist…………..should be compulsory reading for HR professionals

Yesterday I paid a second visit to Port Sunlight village and visited the museum and one of the workers cottages. The museum is small but well worth a visit if you are the least bit interested in our industrial heritage. … Continue reading

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Partition in India……….scapegoat the British as usual!

  I have watched several programmes in the last week or so which have looked at the granting of independence to India and the subsequent results of “partition” of the country with the creation of the new country of Pakistan. … Continue reading

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Turkish women reject Erdogans wish to “islamify” (and control) them

Hundreds of women have taken to the streets of Istanbul to protest against the violence and animosity they face over demands to dress more conservatively. Turkish women participating in the march on Saturday, dubbed “Don’t Mess With My Outfit”, chanted … Continue reading

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Muslim women and their hypocrisy……..

There seem to be many muslims who come to the UK (out of choice) as visitors, asylum seekers or economic migrants because they think we are a country worth living in. Why is it then that when they get here, … Continue reading

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The “Barnbow Lasses” exhibition at Leeds Industrial Museum

In my continuing search of the countries industrial heritage I made the short journey to Leeds today to explore the Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills. It is a museum of industrial heritage located in Armley, West Leeds, West Yorkshire … Continue reading

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect ban women from going to university (someone please introduce them to the 21st century!)

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish rabbis have banned women from going to university, The Independent newspaper has learned. The strict Satmar sect issued the decree, seen by The Independent, warning that university education for women is “dangerous”. Written in Yiddish, the decree warns: … Continue reading

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The cult of violence in Islamic society

Pakistani civil society activists carry placards during a protest in Islamabad on July 18, 2016 against the murder of social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch by her own brother The apparent “honour killing” of Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch has … Continue reading

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