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Letter: Boycotting Imelda

Sir: I did not accuse Rosie Boycott of not being a feminist in May 1973, as reported in Sandra Barwick's interview ('Men flock to a nice girl like her', 22 December). It was Rosie's enthusiasm that Spare Rib publish a eulogistic piece about Imelda Marcos that I disagreed with. That clearly meant we had different ideas about political strategy. Feminism is not and never has been a total politics.

Yours sincerely,


London, N16

23 December