Biopsy: Examining Sexism in Football

Sexism - Warning! Contains Very Strong Language

Sexism – Warning! Contains Very Strong Language

This post was written with grateful contributions from Laura Bates of the Everyday Sexism Project. The project exists ‘to catalogue instances of sexism experienced by women on a day to day basis’. Laura’s contributions are italicised. A little while back, I was watching a conversation unfold on Twitter between two relatively respected football bloggers.  The […]

Rant to self: No more missing the war

Rant to self: No more missing the war

  A few weeks before the Euros, maybe more, I read an article by Owen Jones in The Independent entitled, “The battle that men who aren’t sexist must fight”. It resonated with me, so much so that I was in instantly compelled to write this (in hindsight, incredibly cringe-worthy) message to the author… I just […]

Oi, Women, NO!

Oi, Women, NO!

When Sepp Blatter so eloquently suggested that to improve the women’s game you would effectively need to turn it into a 4-dimensional lads mag, we audibly tutted, wagged our collective virtuous index fingers and shook our self-righteous heads in unison. We will not stand for this! We are the well adjusted, marching towards equality. In […]

Bi-Mark: Footballiversity

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