Monthly Archives: October 2013

When they don’t leave

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There are some patients you just never forget. Nursing offers a unique insight into other people’s lives – indeed what other job is so intrusive of the personal and familial. Continue reading


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The betrayal of the single mother

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An angry, passionate and polemical book that draws connections between pornography, the pharmaceutical industry, self-help culture and social media to launch an inflammatory attack against patriarchal capitalism. –Rosalind Gill, Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis, City University London Continue reading

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Filed under books, domestic violence, feminism, politics, popular culture, Sexual abuse, women's writing, womens rights