Geraldine Massey

What’s woke this week?

17 October 2019 5:31 pm

Wokedemia strikes again this week, along with giving new meaning to the term fairy godmother, and a few other cameo…

What’s woke this week

10 October 2019 2:27 pm

There’s more from the world of woke celebrities this week, plus some judicial bible bashing. And from the art world,…

What’s woke this week

4 October 2019 12:54 pm

What do Barbie dolls, meat myths and Maths have in common? They’ve all been very woke this week, as you’ll…

Patriarchal poop shaming: how The New York Times went down the toilet

27 September 2019 4:06 pm

Forget its headline backflips in the face of Twitter onslaughts. Never mind Brett Kavanaugh. If you needed any more proof…

What’s woke this week

26 September 2019 3:34 pm

A word to the woke Wokeworld has been crammed with “c-words” this past week: climate, confessions and corn. I’ve picked…

What’s woke this week

18 September 2019 2:51 pm

Education, or what passes for it in the world of woke, has long been the natural habitat of cultural Marxist…

What’s woke this week

12 September 2019 1:01 pm

The corporate world has been woking up a storm this week with cultural appropriation and socially just ice cream hitting…

What’s woke this week

2 September 2019 1:13 pm

Wokedom has a love affair with self-indulgent gobbledygook dressed up as meaning too deep for the ignorant masses to understand…

What’s woke this week

23 August 2019 1:45 pm

When I first began writing this column I used to worry that there might be some weeks that wouldn’t provide…

What’s woke this week

15 August 2019 4:25 pm

I’ve been away from the world of woke for a while and it’s depressing to see just how well it’s…

What’s woke this week?

18 April 2019 12:11 pm

In France, trees have become sentient beings with rights, no less, while in Britain a man self-identifies as a dog.…

What’s woke this week?

10 April 2019 4:37 pm

Wokeworld this week offered up an embarrassment of riches as work continues apace on dismantling reason in favour of dumbing…

What’s woke this week?

3 April 2019 12:26 pm

Wokeworld this week invoked cheese in the fight against Trump, introduced therapeutic cuddle parties for men to fight toxic masculinity,…

What’s woke this week?

28 March 2019 10:58 am

It’s an interesting mix of woke this week with examples of a global viral disorder and a couple of chicken…

What’s woke this week?

13 March 2019 12:36 pm

Wokeworld’s Ministry of Inculcation has been out and about at schools, universities and colleges around the world recently and we’d…

What’s woke this week?

5 March 2019 6:09 pm

It’s been another big week for woke, especially in the literary world (and I use that term loosely). We’ve seen…

What’s woke this week

27 February 2019 7:26 am

In the woke-honoured tradition of ‘If it ain’t woke, then fix it’ the usual suspects were woking up a storm…

What’s woke this week?

20 February 2019 11:59 am

The wokerati are always against something. It’s their raison d’être after all. From the pointy-fingered moral high ground of their…

What’s woke this week?

13 February 2019 1:58 pm

Super Bowl has been the biggest woke show in town, with a number of performers declining to perform at the…

What’s woke this week?

4 February 2019 12:09 pm

The world is getting woker by the week, and this past week has served up more examples of “you just…

What’s woke this week?

28 January 2019 1:01 pm

This week’s woke epistle includes some Australia Day trashing in the guise of ABC investigative journalism, some good old-fashioned white…

What’s woke this week?

22 January 2019 11:49 am

Another week, more wearisome woke worthiness. This week has been a cracker for woke watchers, with everything from toxic masculinity…

What’s woke this week?

15 January 2019 12:50 pm

The fairyland that is wokedom is a wondrous place. Freed from the constraints of objective reality, history, facts and even…

Singing out 2018

31 December 2018 9:12 pm

The end of the year is a time for reflection about the significant events and moments that have shaped the…