There has been a substantial amount of coverage on men's issues this past ten days and below is a summary of the main articles. The cracks are just starting to show in the war against men.
Employment and boardrooms
Third Sector - FTSE boards view female third sector executives as toxic (Jenna Pudelek) More scaremongering without any factual foundation.
TUC - Black boys have experienced sharpest rise in unemployment during recession: The TUC proves itself wrong.
Daily Telegraph - Female quotas 'negatively affect' business, says minister (Rowena Mason)
Daily Telegraph - Equalities Minsiter says women need to challenge themselves and play a wider role in society (Rowena Mason): What is significant here is that this and the above article show that some women are now challenging the myths and hypocrisy of quotas which we know are solely being advocated as a discriminatory measure against men, meritocracy and equality.
Daily Telegraph - Companies to be forced to publish gender audits of employees (Louisa Peacock): does this count for the public sector which is dominated by women? The comment in the Telegraph comments section sums it up:
"Yet more discrimination against my white English husband who supports his family and has never been unemployed in his life"
Netmums - What does feminism mean to the modern women: The research showed that only 17% of women described themselves as feminists (though more young women did which shows their radicalisation), that modern-day feminism did not represent them and that 28% felt it was too aggressive with 17% thinking it was anti-male. This landmark research has had the feminists blogs apoplectic as it damages their whole reason to be. Coverage in The Express, Telegraph and Daily Mail
Guido Fawkes - Quota of the Day
The Times - We do not need a Minister for Women (Ruth Porter): Subscription only
Daily Mail - Why I stole my children (Ian Gallagher)
Daily Telegraph - Female breadwinners losing out (John Bingham): Staggering hypocrisy of the "want their cake and eat it kind". Pannone can be added to the list of anti-male organisations in the UK.
Parliament - Download Prison Sentence Inequality - UK Parliament 16 Oct 2012 (2) (Philip Davies MP) : Again the MP excels himself by bringing into Parliament the myth that sentencing is far harsher for women than men. The Men's Network summarises the story. Thanks you to James Williams for circulating far and wide.
Teeside Gazette - Middlesbrough man hounded after being cleared of rape
BBC - Prostate cancer barcode tests: Unless there is 'compulsory' organised screening for prostate cancer on a national basis like there is for breast and cervical cancer then there can be as many tests as you like but until that is in place things will not progress as they should.
Hanna Rosin book - The End of Men
Daily Mail - Is the male of the species now redundant (Bev Mooney)
Daily Telegraph - Interview
The Guardian - Cardboard men (John Harris)
The Guardian - It's not the end of men (Ally Fogg)
The portayal of men
Daily Telegraph - The descent of men (William Leith)
Daily Telegraph - Young boys stuggling to write their name (Graeme Paton)
One in Three Report - Gaps in services revealed
Daily Mail - Why men love bossy women (Cosmo Landesman)
Daily Telegraph - BBC to draw up top 100 female power list: More Opus Dei-like self-flaggelation from the Beeb.
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