Men’s Sexual Rights vs Women’s Sex-Based Rights – 15 May 2021

Download a full transcript of Sheila Jeffreys’ talk given at the WHRC Spanish language webinar on 15 May 2021 here. Mens’ sexual rights vs women’s sex-based rights


‘Body Art’ and Social Status: Cutting, Tattooing and Piercing from a Feminist Perspective

This article by Sheila Jeffreys, published in Feminism & Psychology vol. 10(4) 2000, analyses the developing industry of body modification, in which cutting, tattooing and piercing are carried out in studios for profit. It seeks to offer a feminist understanding of this industry which places it on a continuum of harmful cultural practices that include […]


Overview of the Declaration on Women’s sex-based rights

Watch Sheila Jeffreys, co-founder of the Women’s Human Rights Campaign, give an overview of the Declaration on Women’s Sex-Based Rights at the WHRC CSW65 event on 20 March 2021 here.


‘Trigger Warning: My Lesbian Feminist Life’ – book launch at WHRC webinar 5 September 2020

Trigger Warning: My Lesbian Feminist Life is both an engaging autobiography and a fascinating account of feminist history. From the heady days of the Women’s Liberation Movement through to the backlash against radical feminism as neoliberal laissez-faire attitudes took hold. Fast forward to the current re-examination of feminism in light of the #MeToo movement and […]


Book launch: “Trigger Warning – My Lesbian Feminist Life”

Sheila Jeffreys will be talking about her new book, autobiography “Trigger Warning: My Lesbian Feminist Life” on Saturday 5 September at 7pm Melbourne AEST/5pm London GMT at a webinar hosted by the Women’s Human Rights Campaign. Please register in advance for this webinar here. Trigger Warning: My Lesbian Feminist Life is both an engaging autobiography […]


Sheila Jeffreys speaks at WHRC Spanish language launch – 2 August 2020

Sheila Jeffreys spoke at the Spanish language launch of the WHRC Declaration on Women’s Sex-Based Rights on 2 August 2020. Watch Sheila’s speech here.


Men’s sexual rights vs women’s sex-based rights – WHRC webinar April 2020

Sheila Jeffreys talks about men’s sexual rights versus women’s sex-based rights at a Women’s Human Rights Campaign webinar on 18 April 2020. Watch the webinar here.


Cosmetic Surgery – discussion in South Korea

Watch Sheila Jeffrey’s discussion with feminists from South Korea on cosmetic surgery here.


Radical feminist debunks transgenderism – March 2019

“Sheila Jeffreys, an English radical feminist and author, has spent more than forty years fighting for women and girls’ sex-based rights. In 2014 she wrote a book Gender Hurts which controversially rejects the politics of transgenderism. Last week she was in New York with the Women’s Human Rights Campaign helping to launch the Declaration on Women’s […]


US Launch of the Women’s Human Rights Campaign – March 2019

Watch the live recording of the US launch of the Women’s Human Rights Campaign featuring Sheila Jeffreys, Maureen O’Hara and Heather Brunskell-Evans here.