Articles from August 2001

‘Just call me Bob.’

The 1975 Mandy Annual was about as subtle as a sledge hammer in its attempt to stop young girls becoming feminists. The resulting portrayal of a 'women's libber' has got to be seen to be believed

Catherine Redfern // 16 August 2001

Categories: Culture and Media


A simple example of what you can do with a pen, some paper, and envelope and a stamp. Catherine Redfern gets scribbling

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Activism, Culture and Media


Catherine Redfern tracks down the magazine that provides the feminist response to pop culture

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Magazines

Trouble and Strife

The radical feminist magazine gets the review treatment

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Magazines

Eve’s Back

Manchester women's networking magazine, reviewed by Catherine Redfern

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Magazines

The First Fifty: Munro-Bagging Without a Beard

Catherine Redfern goes munro-bagging

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Books

Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher - Was she good for feminism?

Catherine Redfern //

Categories: Politics and Current Affairs, Soundbites

News roundup for August 2001

A round up of the months news, compiled by Catherine Redfern

Catherine Redfern // 1 August 2001

Categories: News


  • The F-Word on Twitter
  • The F-Word on Facebook
  • Our XML Feeds