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After Weinstein: two women on why we still need to explain the difference between flirting and sexual harassment
by Helena Bassil-Mozorow, Lecturer in Media and Journalism, Glasgow Caledonian University on April 20, 2018 at 2:11 pm
Do we need a code of conduct to clarify issues around sexual harassment or worse in the workplace or zero tolerance to send the right message? […]
Janelle Monae's vagina trousers: Pynk is the new black
by Victoria Anderson, Visiting Researcher in Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff University on April 20, 2018 at 12:01 pm
They're silly, but the singer's statement pants are an important comment on female storytelling. […]
What three medieval monarchs could teach Theresa May about transparency
by Sophie Therese Ambler, Lecturer in Later Medieval British and European History, Lancaster University on April 20, 2018 at 11:48 am
Monarchs and prime ministers have spent centuries working out which decisions need to be made in public. […]
Psoriasis and arthritis can increase heart attack and stroke risk – new research
by Roxanne Cooksey, Research Fellow, National Centre for Population Health & Well-being Research, Swansea University on April 20, 2018 at 11:40 am
The risk of heart attack and stroke is increased for women with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, and for men with psoriasis. […]
US-China trade war's global ramifications explained
by Jonathan Perraton, Senior Lecturer in Economics, University of Sheffield on April 20, 2018 at 10:05 am
Brexit Britain should be especially concerned. […]
Can a brain injury change who you are?
by Leanne Rowlands, PhD researcher in Neuropsychology, Bangor University on April 20, 2018 at 10:03 am
The after effects of brain injury can turn lives upside down. […]
Mysterious red spots on Mercury get names – but what are they?
by David Rothery, Professor of Planetary Geosciences, The Open University on April 20, 2018 at 9:46 am
Red spots suggest Mercury may have formed far away from the sun. […]
Sweden's new road powers electric vehicles – what's the environmental impact?
by Rick Greenough, Professor of Energy Systems, De Montfort University on April 20, 2018 at 9:11 am
Sweden's smart road allows electric cars to charge in motion. But alternative technologies might be a better option. […]
Not all drug dealers are the same – it's time to ditch outdated stereotypes
by Ross Coomber, Professor of Criminology and Sociology, University of Liverpool on April 20, 2018 at 9:02 am
Most recreational users get their drugs from 'social suppliers'. Law enforcement should concentrate on organised crime instead. […]
Underpaid and undervalued: the reality of childcare work in the UK
by Eva Lloyd, Professor of Early Childhood, Cass School of Education and Communities, University of East London on April 20, 2018 at 8:50 am
Why does childcare work have such a status problem in Britain? […]