Rachel May

Student at University of Bristol and at Sorbonne Nouvelle

Born in Harlow, Rachel is now a student of History of Art and French at the University of Bristol, and currently majoring in Littérature Générale et Comparée at Paris III, Sorbonne Nouvelle. She is the owner of the as-yet-unused tumblr handle 'bristolistheportlandoftheuk'.

How George Osborne's Autumn Statement Neglects Most Vulnerable

In what can be assumed to be an attempt to relate to the fictitious woman voter who eludes consecutive governments, this week's Autumn Statement and Spending Review promised that funds from the tax on sanitary products would go towards women's charities.
30/11/2015 11:46 GMT

We Need Consent Taught at Universities

Teaching consent at Universities is not a cure-all: it is a start. We must take young people and sexual assault seriously, and the NUS and Students' Unions are taking necessary steps to do so. For those berating the need for further action, those disputing whether this is enough: there is no better place to start fighting rape culture and concepts of patriarchal masculinity, than in a classroom.
16/10/2015 11:45 BST