Julie Bindel

Julie Bindel has been involved in the women\'s liberation movement for more than 30 years. She is a writer, journalist, broadcaster and campaigner to end all forms of sexual violence towards women. Julie has written on topics as diverse as female sex tourists in Jamaica, the death of the hostess trolley, and serial killers.
From The Feminine Mystique to Fifty Shades – 50 Years On
“The book that pulled the trigger on history”, The Feminine Mystique created an instant impact on its publication in 1963, altering consciousness, culture and lives. On the 50th Anniversary of its publication, Jewish Book Week looked at the continued reverberations of Betty Friedan’s feminist rallying cry, in a discussion including two generations of women writers and artists. Lisa Appignanesi, Julie Bindel, Bidisha and Leah Thorn examine how a book ignited a revolution, taking t...