In the press


Meet the academics hunted down and hounded out of jobs for having the 'wrong' thoughts. Margarette Driscoll, The Daily Telegraph, 16th September, 2019.

El sexo como característica protegida: perspectiva académica. Raquel Rosario Sánchez, El Caribe. 28th Feb, 2019.

Censur, håndgemæng og anklager om had: Debatten om transkvinder splitter feminister. Troels Heeger, Berlinske. 22nd December, 2018.

Consulting on Transgender. Rod Webb, Hastings Independent Press. Sept 21, 2018.

A conversation with Kathleen Stock on transgender identity. Jessica Hubbard, The Badger. Sept 15th, 2018.

Interview with The Brighton Argus. 5th July 2018.

Taking Stock of fiction and the issue of feminism and trans women. Interview with Richard Marshall. 3:16AM.

On academic freedom to discuss trans ideology

Beyond The Hypatia Affair: Philosophers Blocking The Way of Inquiry. Spencer Case, Quillette, September 6th, 2019.

Professors Bullied Into Silence as Students Cry Transphobia. Ewan Somerville and Sian Griffiths. Sunday Times. 18th August, 2019.

Why I Want To Start A Free Speech Trade Union. Toby Young. Quillette. 1st August 2019.

Philosophers Should Not Be Sanctioned Over Their Positions On Sex and Gender. José Luis Bermudez, Clare Chambers, Cordelia Fine, Edward J. Hall, Benj Hellie, Thomas Kelly, Jeff McMahan, Francesca Minerva, John Schwenkler, Peter Singer, Nicole A. Vincent, Jessica Wilson. Inside Higher Ed. 22 July 2019.

The Trans Divide. Colleen Flaherty, Inside Higher Ed. 19th July 2019.

Academic mobbing needs to be challenged, both inside and outside the institution. Holly Lawford-Smith, Feminist Current, 26th June, 2019.

Academic faces sack for letter that criticised training on trans issues. Sian Griffiths and Ewan Somerville, Sunday Times. 23rd June, 2019.

Philosophy is not ideology. Russell Blackford. Arc Digital, 20th June 2019.

Stonewall is using its power to stifle trans debate, say top academics. Sian Griffiths and Ewan Somerville, Sunday Times, 16th June 2019.

Stonewall is stifling academia. Letter to Editor, Sunday Times, 16th June 2019.

University's policy sparks backlash after saying  transgender people must be 'positively represented'. Camilla Turner and Ewan Somerville, Daily Telegraph, 7th June, 2019.

Feminist academics in uproar over new union chief's 'Terf blocker' as they complain of assault on free speech. Camilla Turner and Ewan Somerville, Daily Telegraph, 24th May, 2019.

Should feminists be no-platformed? Holly Smith, Judith Suissa, and Alice Sullivan. Morning Star, 15th May , 2019.

Conference axed after threats from transgender activists. Jack Grove, Times Higher Education, 20 March, 2019.

Debate ends when we label views we simply disagree with as ‘hatred’, Kenan Malik, The Guardian. 25th November 2018.

Even Oxford University can't save Jenni Murray from the transgender activist mob. James Kirkup, Spectator, 7th November 2018.

UK universities struggle to deal with ‘toxic’ trans rights row. Anna Fazackerley, The Guardian. 30 Oct, 2018.

Academics are being harassed over transgender issues. Letter to The Guardian, 16th October, 2018.

Even thinking about trans people is wrong. Hugo Rifkind, The Times. Sept 24th, 2018.

Is it now a thought crime to criticise transgenderism. Joanna Williams, Spiked Online. Sept 11th, 2018.

Trans Goldsmiths lecturer Natacha Kennedy behind smear campaign against academics. Lucy Bannerman, The Times, 8th Sept, 2018.

Transgender lecturer 'orchestrated blacklist campaign' against university academics who disagreed that biological men could become women, Mail reporter, Mail Online. 8th Sept, 2018.

Is philosophy really ignoring important questions about transgender identity? Colleen Flaherty, Inside Higher Ed. 6th June, 2018.

Defending female sex-based rights and interests

Girls schools could admit trans boys under proposals being considered by equalities watchdog. Ewan Somerville and Gabriella Swerling. Daily Telegraph. 30th August, 2019.

Gender as Identity versus Gender as Norms. Holly Lawford-Smith. IAI.TV, 11th September 2019.

What gives the trans lobby the right to chastise Martina Navratilova? Julie Bindel. The Spectator US. 23rd December, 2018.

What does gender have to do with genitals? Julie Bindel, Unherd, 21st December, 2018.

Scottish Government is “changing what it means to be female” with census bill, academics warn. Stephen Naysmith, Glasgow Herald, 5th December, 2018.

What does it mean to 'speak as a woman'? Agnes Callard, New York Times. 3rd December 2018.

Commentators clash over controversial first transgender world champion. New Zealand Herald. 16th October, 2018.

Academic claims women should NOT be forced to share toilets and fitting rooms with transgender females - and warns changing the law would put them at risk of 'unacceptable harm'. Siofra Brennan, Mail Online, 2nd October, 2018.

In England's Green and Pleasant Land. Beatrix Campbell, Byline. 27th Sept, 2018.

Women are emotional and concerned with appearance - unless they're northern, say counsellors. Olivia Rudgard, The Daily Telegraph. 1st September, 2018.

Transgender muffin exercise reads like satire. Joseph Curtis, Mail Online, 9th July, 2018.

Transgender muffin exercise 'sends wrong message'. Lucy Bannerman, The Times. 9th July, 2018.

The silencing of the lesbians. James Kirkup, The Spectator, 16th May, 2018.


How Feminism Paved The Way For Transgenderism. Michael Biggs. Quillette. 1st August, 2019.