Posts Tagged “discrimination”

Just who approved this? That Asda costume and similar..

By | September 28, 2013

Like most people, I was shocked to see the fancy dress costume being sold on Asda’s website as a "fun" item. I say "most people" because there were tweets asking what was wrong with it, why was it offensive and likening the costume to something a friend already wore (adding in a LOL for extra […]

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Like a seesaw Thurs 26th Sept 2013

By | September 26, 2013

I don’t know why I’ve put a jokey title on tonight’s blog…well, I do. My initial instinct is to put something like "grrr, bl**dy school" or alternatively "taking no notice". Because I’m cross, extremely cross, on behalf of T. Our high-functioning little stat-man who has had an anxiety attack this evening over something that happened […]

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Words #Prose4T

By | September 12, 2013

I was walking along this afternoon, pushing D in her buggy when I heard one 12-year old call another the "r-word". This child was wearing the uniform of the secondary school near to D’s school so I presume they have been told about inclusion and words that are not appropriate. I haven’t been able to […]

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