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Entries by Jane Fae from 11/2012

A Rose by Any Other Name: The Nature of Expertise

| Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

When is an expert (not) an expert? That's a question somewhat in the news this week, following a fairly furious reaction from women not at all impressed by Radio 4's apparent inability to find female "experts" to discuss breast cancer on the Today programme.

Anti-Social Networking

| Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

What? Did Twitter just pull the account relating to one of the UK's most exciting happenings for professional women this week because some whiny guy didn't like the idea of women getting equal air time?

Policing Students: Mistakes Get Made

| Posted 11.21.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Look out London: the students are coming. Again. And if police and press reports of the last major student demonstration, back in 2010, are to be believed, a torrid time is on its way.

That Monstrous Regiment of Hacks: Why 'Regulation' of the Press Is a Red Herring

| Posted 11.29.2012 | UK Politics

Leveson, and the debate that follows, really is not about the r-word. But it helps press and a certain brand of outraged politician to convince the public can be convinced otherwise.