It’s a man’s world

I’ve been working in primary schools for 8 and a bit years, and I’ve been in possession of a Y chromosome for 34 and a bit years.  The combination of the two is, I’ve discovered, considered by many to be a talking point.  Comments usually take one of three main forms: ·         Oh, how lovely …

Radar Blips & Motherships

“I’ve never been much of shit, by most measurements don’t exist. On the radar a little blip, in the shadow of motherships”   So begins El-P’s verse on ‘Jeopardy’, the opening track on Run The Jewels’ second album, Run The Jewels 2.  El (real name Jaime Meline) is referring to his status as an underground …