Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why I’m a member of York Feminist Network

Group Member Post: By Helen. All views expressed are those of the author. Having always had an interest in campaigning, equality and human rights, my interest in feminism grew after I graduated.  As a maths graduate, I went from a very … Continue reading

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Meeting 24.11.13

WordPress seemingly decided not to publish my meeting reminder, so here’s a very last-minute heads up! … Today is the second of our twice-monthly meetings. Do join us at our new venue, The Seahorse Hotel on Fawcett Street (full address below) where we … Continue reading

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Lap Dancing Campaign

In response to our campaign calling on City of York Council to reject the licence renewal for York’s lap dancing club ‘Upstairs’, we received the following comments from the Edinburgh University Feminist Society: York Feminist Network: we reject your whorephobia. … Continue reading

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York Feminist Reading Group 21/11/13

Our York Feminist Reading Group will next meet on Thursday 21st November. We will be meeting at 7.00pm at the Golden Ball on Cromwell Road. We will be discussing Peggy Orenstein’s ‘Cinderella Ate My Daughter’. Hope to see you there!

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New Meeting Venue

We have finally – we hope – found a new and accessible venue for our meetings. We’ll be giving it a try for the next meeting at least to see how it goes, but hope that it has all the … Continue reading

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Every Day Scepticism

Group Member Post: By Lois. All views expressed are those of the author. Warning-this could be described as a rant. I am not apologising but giving you a head start. If you’re not up for it right now I suggest … Continue reading

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Lap Dancing Clubs – No Place in our Community

Sign our petition calling on City of York Council to reject the application for renewal of licence from the lap dancing club ‘Upstairs’, (part of The Mansion club on Micklegate). http://www.thepetitionsite.com/906/553/769/lap-dancing-clubs-no-place-in-our-community/

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