All posts by Stephen Beard

Writer from Liverpool, UK

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The Great Diversity Scam

In this piece, published in Quillette Magazine, I put forward the argument that Diversity is just another industry now and that the current focus is brazenly gynocentric. Read more on Quillette Magazine…

/ March 11, 2016

Rabid feminists have proved the dictionary right

As the censorious impulse of the modern feminist movement continues to erode our civil liberties, I raise concerns about the power a small twitter mob has over the English Dictionary itself. Read More at Spiked Online…

/ February 10, 2016

The internet must never be a safe space

In this article for Spiked Online, I discuss the case of Gregory Alan Elliott, a Toronto artist who fell foul of a mob of Twitter Feminists. The internet must never be the “safe space” they want, because it is clear...

/ November 28, 2015

Why the Snooping Bill won’t work

This article was published in Spiked only a day before the attacks in Paris. This makes the points contained within even more critical, given that terrorism is often used as a justification for eroding the privacy of everyone. As Tom Slater...

/ November 18, 2015

Keep Gender Politics out of Scouting

Earlier this month, The Scout Association elected its first female chair. Ann Limb, former civil servant and teacher, has pledged to (archive) “Get more girls around the campfire” and to “help young boys understand what it is to be a young woman”...

/ October 29, 2015

Bahar Mustafa must be free to make a fool of herself

A Court Summons has been issued for Bahar Mustafa, the Goldsmiths University Diversity Officer who came into prominence after tweeting “#KillAllWhiteMen” earlier this year. Mustafa had previously courted controversy when she hosted an event aimed at promoting diversity in which...

/ October 8, 2015

Stand with Ahmed? Then challenge the zero-tolerance mania

After the recent controversy surrounding the arrest of Secondary School student Ahemed Muhammed, I challenge the popular narrative that the prime motivator in his arrest was lucky patcher for ios Read more at Spiked Online  

/ October 7, 2015

Snow White and the PC brigade

After a production team at a theatre announce they are to ban all references to “Dwarfs” in a rendering of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, I challenge the new culture of language policing and offence seeking. Read more at Spiked...

/ October 7, 2015

The UK’s War on Porn – Turning ISP’s into Parents

David Cameron is pushing for further censorship of the internet, under the guise of “protecting” children from exposure to porn. I remind him that it is the parent’s job, not the state, to supervise their children’s web usage. This article...

/ October 7, 2015

Arkham Knight – Power to the Players

In this short piece for Spiked Online, With Software Developer Valve now offering refunds on Steam, I analyse the reaction to PC game Arkham Knight being pulled from Steam and declare that the age of the “bad port” is over....

/ October 7, 2015