Commentary on local democracy and other matters in Brent by James Powney
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Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Sexism in Local Government
According to the BBC, concerns over sexism are now spreading out to local government. The Fawcett Society has apparently published a report on the subject. I would have thought this kind of concern applies to any where where there is (a) a power imbalance (b) a culture of deference towards people who may commit abuses. Brent Council would certainly qualify on both those grounds.