Saturday 10 December 2016

Let's focus on rape, racism and refugees - not invented 'crises'

Published 28/11/2016 | 02:30

President-elect Donald Trump meets with President Barack Obama at the White House Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images
President-elect Donald Trump meets with President Barack Obama at the White House Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images

Oh no. (Big yawn). I see that the next big battle on the feminism front is against "mansplaining", a practice that is putting many a woman's knickers in a serious twist at the moment.

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This term does already feature in the online Oxford Dictionary, but if it has passed you by let me womansplain.

Mansplaining, folks, is when a male explains something to a woman in a manner which indicates that she is a dim, clueless creature with only half a brain.

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