Ava Vidal

Sexism Drives Us To Tears - Now We're Going To Laugh In Its Face

Ava Vidal | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK
Ava Vidal

I have never been one to shy away from talking about personal experiences in my live shows, I am now encouraging other women to do the same. I have experienced sexism that is not just every day, but institutional and cultural at every level. Rather than be defeated by this, I am embarking on a project that will empower women facing the same to talk about their experience, and hopefully be part of making a change.

Stop Hounding Diane Abbott - She Is The Home Secretary We Need

Ava Vidal | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Politics
Ava Vidal

It is no wonder that Diane is a target. Her record on justice and equality from cuts, to racism, to anti-war campaigning, LGBT, women's rights will be remembered as she was promoting these positions long before they were popular. The choice in this election is between two visions of a society that is to come.

Women Aren't Funny... They're Hilarious

Ed O'Meara | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

Some people may dread that women will come on and talk about periods. I don't. I dread that the next 20 something white middle class male will come on and do some inadvisable and ill-conceived material on rape or pedophilia or something being LITERALLY the funniest thing that ever happened, when it LITERALLY is not.