Poor Little Bronwen!

Prof Joe Herbert found by a committee to have ‘harassed’ Dr Bronwen Everill during a row over a controversial slavery report…

Cambridge scholar ‘bullied’ female colleague by saying ‘shut up’ and ‘sit down, woman..’



It gets more terrifying.


The dreadful octogenarian academic was apparently accused of ‘repeatedly shushing her!

Not exactly Nuremberg Trial stuff!

Poor little Bronwen got told to shut up and sit down?

Did she shut up?

Did she sit down?

Did she defy the elderly professor, or comply with his blunt exhortations?

Did she do a Theresa May and start blubbling..

….as the verbal blows rained down on her?

According to some Cambridge college uptights sitting in judgement on the no-nonsense prof…


Professor Joe Herbert with his new book at Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge. Picture: Keith Heppell
Professor Joe Herbert, Gonville and Caius College

….he’s been found guilty of engaging in…

unwanted behaviour in the form of bullying and harassment related to the protected characteristic of sex…’

So the problem was actually due to him addressing her as a ‘woman?’

Had he not recognised her biological reality, would he have been acquiited by these busy-bodies?

For more scintillating insights into the snowflake mind-set, read these media reports.