Scrapping Green and Orange for Pink: A welcome increase in female MLAs…

It doesn’t take an expert to tell you that last week’s election was monumental for many reasons. In fact, it may even look like progress. And to some extent it was; with a Nationalist First Minister, from a party with over half of its elected candidates being female. But, as it usually seems to, misogyny reared its ugly head. But this time, it seemed uglier than usual. Misogyny has always made its mark on politics. Across the Irish Sea, the …

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