Amnesty petition

https://www.amnesty.org.uk/actions/child-bride-faces-execution-demand-justice-iran-death-penalty?from=issue

I heard this horror story on Woman’s Hour this morning – here’s the petition. Almost 42,000 signatures just now…

Hillside again…

http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=4c95cca2af7aa16d5d44b5a9e&id=f847aff888&e=8bbf3c0c75

This is about halal slaughter. I’m too cowardly to watch the clip. Whatever you think about halal (I’m a vegan, so you can probably guess what I think) this abattoir was referred to the Food Standards Agency, which was investigating its treatment of animals; but it has now – apparently – simply changed its name and is continuing to operate in the same manner. Hillside are asking people to protest to the FSA, which I’m about to do…

Lenny Letter

http://www.lennyletter.com/culture/reviews/g75/lit-thursday-fascinating-women/

Thrilled that THE SIX is here. My thanks to the great Lena Dunham and Jennifer Konner…