Laurie Penny

What happened to robust — and, yes, rude — literary criticism?

Grace Lavery reveals the delusions of transgender ideology

Book reviews are not the preserve of the literary dilettantes — they have real power

The feminist fix: The only way to avoid humiliation is to admit when you’ve got it wrong

Fighting about pronouns gets in the way of real feminism

Laurie Penny writes a book about how to deliver change while actual feminists are getting their hands dirty