Unilads

University to Take Action Against UniLAD - But is It Enough?

Coco Khan | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Coco Khan

Whilst I hope that Plymouth University do expel the likes of Jamie Street I have a sinking feeling this may not be the case. It makes me wonder, had the site employed a racist rhetoric rather than a sexist one (although I did spot a little bit of homophobia in one article - wouldn't want you to think the writers weren't liberal with their bigotry) would we have heard by now that Plymouth had terminated their relationship with Street.

Jokes About Rape Aren't Just Banter 'Lads'

Estelle Hart | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Estelle Hart

A website referring to women as wenches and slags isn't simply the harmless "banter" the writers want us to believe. Just this week the head of the CPS in London has said that jurors preconceptions about women has a negative impact on rape conviction rates.