Monthly Archives: June 2013

We’ve reached our first fundraising campaign target of £1,000. Thank you.

An existing donor has just contributed £40 towards our campaign to fund a third candidate in 2015, which means we’ve reached our target of £1,000. I should like to thank both him and all the other donors for helping us reach the target in … Continue reading

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IT’S NOT FAIR!!! Some women are impacted negatively by other women exercising choices.

It’s just been discovered, apparently, that when one group of people makes choices, it may impact negatively on other groups of people. Who knew? Now if the first group consists of women, and the second group of men, that’s not a … Continue reading

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Women at the top

An interesting report from the BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22992625 Until today we were told the four senior people allegedly involved in the cover-up at the Care Quality Commission (‘CQC’) were ‘Mr E’, ‘Mr F’. ‘Mr G’ and ‘Mr J’. All are, in fact, women: Cynthia … Continue reading

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Our critique of the House of Commons report on ‘Women in the Workplace’

Earlier today the government published the report of the House of Commons inquiry into ‘Women in the Workplace’, to which C4MB gave written and oral evidence. The chairman of the inquiry was Adrian Binley, a Labour MP. Not that his political … Continue reading

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Female executive claims: ‘City firm fired me for being a woman’

Another story for the ‘You couldn’t make this stuff up!’ file, this time concerning a woman fired by CMC Markets, a company founded by former Conservative co-founder, Peter Cruddas: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-business/10119321/Female-executive-claims-City-firm-fired-me-for-being-a-woman.html You have to ask yourself – why did the company … Continue reading

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£200 donation from a pensioner

Nine days ago we set up a ‘crowdfunding’ campaign to raise £1,000 to fund another J4MB candidate for the 2015 general election: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/justice-for-men-boys-and-the-women-who-love-them The campaign has another 51 days to run (to 3 August) but donations have already reached £601. If we … Continue reading

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Women have fared better than men in jobs since the start of the recession

  An interesting piece by Louisa Peacock in last Monday’s Daily Telegraph:   http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-business/10106807/Women-fared-better-than-men-in-jobs-since-recession.html   The article starts:   The number of women in employment since 2008 has increased by more than a quarter of a million, a 1.2% net … Continue reading

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