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FRANK is where you get to have your say on the Woman@Work website. Submissions for FRANK can be on any subject and can be submitted at any time. There is no minimum length, maximum length is 800 words. Please include a sentence or two about yourself with your submission.

Views expressed in FRANK are entirely those of the contributor and are not necessarily endorsed by WEA Women@Work. Submissions should be sent as Word attachments with FRANK in the subject heading to: womenatwork-admin@weascotland.org.uk

FRANK: Open, honest and direct in speech or writing, especially when dealing with unpalatable matters.

A Superhero for Scotland

A Superhero for Scotland
A short film by Engender Read More
Posted on: Friday 10th February 2012

Margaret Thatcher: a feminist icon?

Margaret Thatcher: a feminist icon?
By focusing on gender and class, the biopic The Iron Lady paints Margaret Thatcher as a feminist icon. But was she? Read More
Posted on: Friday 6th January 2012

Young women are now earning more than men – that's not sexist, just fair

Young women are now earning more than men – that's not sexist, just fair
Yes, there is greater equity between the sexes, but overall, the pay gap continues to favour men, Read More
Posted on: Sunday 27th November 2011

Pay gap stagnant as women's unemployment continues to rise

Pay gap stagnant as women's unemployment continues to rise
The Fawcett Society reports on the Annual Survey of Hourly Earnings from the Office of National Statistics. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 23rd November 2011

Don't Turn Back Time on Women's Equality!

Don't Turn Back Time on Women's Equality!
Fawcett Society day of action - Saturday 19 November 2011 Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 2nd November 2011

Rape - Who's to blame when a fabricated account of a rape trial is published in a newspaper?

Rape - Who's to blame when a fabricated account of a rape trial is published in a newspaper?
Let's be clear - Rape Crisis Scotland Read More
Posted on: Friday 14th October 2011

Canoeing the Zambezi - Sutherland Networkers Face Lifetime Challenge

Canoeing the Zambezi - Sutherland Networkers Face Lifetime Challenge
Networkers Laurence O'Neill and Julia Campbell are facing their fears and setting off to Zambia to canoe the Zambezi and work on a hospice project to raise £8000 for Highland Hospice. Read More
Posted on: Monday 3rd October 2011

Wasp Waists and Anorexia

Wasp Waists and Anorexia
The cover of Vogue Italy's September issue-timed to appear during the Sept. 21-28 Italian fashion week-featured Stella Tennant, the striking 40-year-old super model and mother of three. She's wearing a posh dress and a nose ring. But it's not her clothing or her accessories or her arresting expression that stand out. It's her absurdly tiny waistline, measuring just 13 inches, cinching her roomy gown. Read More
Posted on: Sunday 2nd October 2011
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