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Zoe Williams

Zoe Williams

    The Oscars whiteout is driven by racism – and greed
    The Oscars whiteout is driven by racism – and greed
    The Hollywood film industry has never tested the idea that a black actor could be more bankable than a white one
    The injustice of miscarriage
    The injustice of miscarriage
    We need to accept that things can go wrong and there is no place for blame or shame.
    Hell is when Apple freezes ova
    Hell is when Apple freezes ova
    Forget freezing eggs – firms should welcome pregnancy as a chance to invest in its staff.
    Free from male manipulation
    Free from male manipulation
    Kate Bush shows how women come into their own if men don’t mess with their creativity.
    Atheists: Excluded and overlooked
    Atheists: Excluded and overlooked
    It's not just refugee law. The low status accorded to unbelievers has now become a matter of systematic civic exclusion, writes Zoe Williams.
    Play-Doh to Playboy
    Play-Doh to Playboy
    A US study of 4000 children has shown that what we have long been wringing our hands about with girls is also true of boys.
    Ogling is an Olympic sport
    Ogling is an Olympic sport
    An objectification amnesty has been declared for the duration of the Olympic Games - a smorgasbord of physical perfection, whatever your taste.
    Olympics medal count excludes sex
    Olympics medal count excludes sex
    Protecting athletes' sexual health at the Olympics requires many years of planning. There are pool tables to distract them, for example.
    Whipping up an S&M wet dream
    Whipping up an S&M wet dream
    Why oh why have the erotic fantasies in the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trilogy seduced millions of women?
    Divide and rule, feminists
    Divide and rule, feminists
    When we try to present a united front we are not asking too much of ourselves, we are asking too little, says Zoe Williams.
    Smacking will never be right
    Smacking will never be right
    Parental duties must not be done in anger and corporal punishment is therefore not justified