Ann Farmer

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Who Had the Bright Idea of Transferring Men to Women’s Prisons?

The other day I was told by a rheumatologist working for the National Health Service that there was a note in my records recommending me for a PSA test (a marker for prostate disease) because of my age. A PSA test for a woman? What is going on in...

Menopause Cafe: The Latest Trend in Workplace Equality

According to Dr Andrea Davies, of the University of Leicester’s School of Business, “male academics should say the word ‘menopause’ at least three times a day in solidarity with their female colleagues” to enable them to discuss it “without...

You Married the 'Wrong One' - Now What?

Kate Emory married "the wrong man", and she thinks she's not alone. A recent survey "revealed that a third of married Britons have regrets about their marriage, 1.4 million admit that they married the wrong person, while more than 1.2...

What Cathy Newman's Interview with Jordan Peterson Really Tells Us

A week ago Britain’s Channel 4, a public service, aired an interview with Canadian academic and free speech hero Jordan B. Peterson. The interview, coinciding with the release in the UK of his book, 12 Rules For Life: An Antidote to Chaos (more...