MIStakes

January 5, 2010 at 11:34 pm | Posted in MIStakes | Leave a comment

MISstakes happen. On their feet Ministers and others can get figures wrong. The errors can be significant and misleading and  we will try and correct them as they arise here.  Please let us have your nominations to meninscotland@googlemail.com.

We view MISstakes more leniently than MISrepresentations in which errors have been committed to print and left uncorrected for reasons best known to the author.

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Mistletoe Awards

January 5, 2010 at 8:26 pm | Posted in MIStletoe Awards | 1 Comment

 We would like to recognise examples of good reporting, policy or practice that properly acknowledges the extent to which men are on the receiving end of domestic abuse or violence. We understand that for many individuals and agencies that means swimming against the tide.

 We hope our MIStletoe Awards will reward the brave few and encourage others.

We welcome nominations from our visitors and supporters to meninscotland@googlemail.com.

Erin Pizzey

December 30, 2009 at 2:38 pm | Posted in MISsives | Leave a comment

A friend who visited the Men In Scotland blog has been doing some research for his own blog into the founder of the first refuge for women in Chiswick in 1971 , Erin Pizzey.  Erin now campaigns on behalf of male victims.

Read about what happened to her at:

http://einekleinenichtmusik.blogspot.com/2009/12/whatever-happened-to-erin-pizzey.html

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