Pride in trivialising sexual violence needs to stop, now, writes Kate Smurthwaite.
Articles by Kate Smurthwaite
Comedian Kate Smurthwaite’s monthly magazine column.
- September 1, 2016
Kate Smurthwaite has an idea for how men can truly be feminist.
- June 1, 2016
Compulsory grief is both pointless and grotesque, writes Kate Smurthwaite.
- January 1, 2016
Kate Smurthwaite is underwhelmed by the one-off opportunity for women to be forgiven their abortions.
- September 4, 2015
Kate Smurthwaite argues that eating disorders are hiding in plain sight in Western culture.
- June 22, 2015
Hateful Twitter messages and death threats have had a profound effect on Kate Smurthwaite. But the comedian and political activist refuses to be silenced.
- March 24, 2015
Kate Smurthwaite battles the lure of capitalist-driven advertising and calls for a change.
- November 5, 2014
British plans to take passports away from those ‘suspected’ of terrorism are wrong on so many counts, says Kate Smurthwaite.
- September 3, 2014
Our new columnist Kate Smurthwaite tires of weird infantilizing representations of women.
- July 1, 2014
Kate Smurthwaite suggests overthrowing capitalism to avoid smutty workplace t-shirts…
- June 16, 2014
It’s like asking whether you should beat your wife weekly or daily, complains Kate Smurthwaite.
- March 31, 2014