History

Menage A Trois and Anti-Nazi Resistance Fighters: Meet the Incredible Female Characters of the 1930s and 40s

We’ve always loved movies in my family. After spending most of 2020 in different countries, I couldn’t wait to slip under the blanket with my mum and sister to watch some of our old favourites. Perhaps surprisingly, most of these movies are from the 1930s and 40s.  I didn’t realise it back then, but I …

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To Call Margaret Thatcher a Feminist is to Discredit the Whole Movement

Yes, Margaret Thatcher was the first female British Prime Minister. Yes, she smashed through the glass ceiling and yes, admittedly, this was a symbolic breakthrough for women. Never, within the UK at least, had a woman commanded so much respect, and so much power. Such an achievement provided innumerable possibilities, a woman in power could …

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