Max Benwell is Writer and Commissioning Editor at Independent Voices.
19 November 2014 04:14 PM
As well as a telling lack of demand for such a day, there are already campaigns in place for male-specific problems
Blue ticks on WhatsApp: I love chatting online, but please don't let even more people know when I ignore them
06 November 2014 03:52 PM
The app's introduction of the "double blue tick" means that talking to people online has just become even more stressful
By saying he'll fund the NHS with a 'mansion tax' Ed Miliband is waging class warfare — and I love it
23 September 2014 04:24 PM
After so many unfair policies have been unloaded on the poor and vulnerable, a tax on the wealthy is long overdue
26 August 2014 01:49 PM
Depsite being known among cynics as "clicktivism", or "slacktivism", over the last several years web campaigning has become a huge focus for many charities.
11 August 2014 04:39 PM
Big black letters on packs of cigarettes tell us that smoking kills, and red traffic lights ward us off unhealthy foods, but should the same rules apply to our booze?
18 July 2014 12:46 PM
The House of Lords are debating a bill on assisted dying today. The proposals are still a long way from becoming law, but if passed they will allow doctors to prescribe a lethal dose to terminally ill patients who have been judged to have less than six months left to live.
14 July 2014 03:46 PM
With a cabinet reshuffle now scheduled in everyone's diary for tomorrow, the big question is how Cameron will try to appear more "pro-women".
09 July 2014 03:16 PM
There are strict laws that tackle all kinds of discrimination in the UK, but is there still an insidious form of prejudice we're missing?
01 July 2014 04:17 PM
Today the European Court of Human Rights upheld France's ban on the full-face veil. The decision was made after a 24-year-old woman brought a case against the law to the court, claiming that it breached her right to freedom of religion and expression.
24 June 2014 12:28 PM
When Tony Blair left Number 10 in 2007 and became the UN's Middle East envoy, there were two ways of looking at it. If you were among the dwindling number of his hardline supporters, then he was continuing to fight the good fight and bring stability to the region. Or if you were in the other camp, it was one of the most ironic titles to bestow upon the co-architect of the Iraq war.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
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- 4 Saudi Arabia 'seeking to head United Nations Human Rights Council'
- 5 Toddler throws a tantrum at the White House – in front of Barack Obama