Report: Fracking is depleting water in America's driest areas

From Texas to California, drilling for oil and gas is using billions of gallons of water in the country's most drought-prone areas

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The kangaroo court of Twitter is no place to judge Woody Allen

First off , I don't know if Woody Allen abused his adopted daughter Dylan Farrow and nor do you. I only know what I am inclined to believe and what the reasons are. Those reasons are, in fact, opinions. Some are to do with this particular case, some with the way that victims of abuse are routinely dismissed, some with the way Hollywood operates. Some are to do with the films he makes – the texts themselves – and some with the context: the context in which so many perpetrators walk free. That context is changing.

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Why I hate Bridget Jones

Help, Bridget's back. She's a widow but she's as vapid, consumerist and self-obsessed as ever. I don't buy this anti-feminist fiction

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Twitter must wake up: Women should not be subject to rape and death threats

To be frank I don't know how Twitter is going to cope without me. People will just have to pull through somehow without me tweeting a picture of a baby hedgehog or linking to some Funkadelic. Never mind all the important "research" I do on Twitter. None the less, everyone will have to manage as I am making the weeniest symbolic gesture of boycotting Twitter on Sunday.

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Backlash against feminism aims to preserve the 'manosphere'

Misogyny, rather like the poor, will always be with us. Don't worry, I am not going to rehearse the "How OK is it to threaten to rape a women online" number. Is it quite OK? A little bit OK? Not OK? Show me your workings. Essentially Twitter has to decide whether it is a platform or a publisher (responsible for its content). As it is selling ads, it is indisputable that it is more than a mere conduit.

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Don't smoke spliffs during childbirth or have sex with a prince

If the Duchess of Cambridge wanted to live like common people, she should have given birth like common people do. Here's my guide

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Parents must teach their children about porn and consent

Suzanne Moore: As we teach kids how to cross the road, so parents must now teach them about porn and consent

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