Monday, 23 December 2013
Nigella, Joanne, witnesses, privacy and the Watkins case.
This week has been, in some ways, very depressing. I met Nigella fleetingly at a book signing more than a decade ago. She was kind and gracious. So what if she had the odd spliff? Her children are teenagers,it would have done little more harm than a glass of wine. But what makes me angry is the way women have been treated in the news this week. Nigella's been hung out to dry, Jo Nikita Mzadjelic has been questioned and interrogated in a way which treated her like some kind of evil doer. Nigella had had to face the same problems but at least she's had some back up. She is not perpetrator, she's a very cool looking victim. It makes me really