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Adam Johnson’s sentence is a rare victory in a society that doesn’t believe victims
Ella

Adam Johnson’s sentence is a rare victory in a society that doesn’t believe victims

Yesterday, Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson was sentenced to six years imprisonment, following his conviction for child sex offences. On the same day it was also revealed that he had been arrested for possession of extreme pornography involving animals. There was an enormous amount of evidence to convict him of grooming the 15 year old girl: … Continue reading

Those who have never needed ‘Safe Spaces’ need to stop treating them with contempt
Eleanor Doward

Those who have never needed ‘Safe Spaces’ need to stop treating them with contempt

I came across a quote attributed to Larry Winget (a motivational speaker, self-nicknamed the ‘Pitbull of Personal Development’) which had been shared by thousands on Facebook. It was addressed to ‘College Students’ and said that ‘you don’t need safe spaces to protect your fragile ego’. What university students need is apparently ‘ideas that will offend … Continue reading