Sunday, 26 July 2009

The Redhead Manifesto: One Ginger Snaps

Student and Princeton Redhead Society member Peter Tucci takes a tongue in cheek exploration of the issues facing modern day red heads, such as ozone depletion, discrimination and demographic decline.
Unbeknownst to most non-redheads, sunscreen can cost as much as $50 per ounce. At that price, a family of four that consumes four ounces of sunscreen per week will spend a total of $10,400 per year on the stuff. Middle-class redheads simply can’t afford sunscreen at those prices, and as a result, redheads are often faced with a stark choice: buy sunscreen and risk going bankrupt, or go without sunscreen and die.
Have a read of the full article.

Poll: Is gingerism as bad as racism?

Our "Is gingerism as bad as racism?" poll has come to an end. 535 people voted as follows:

Yes - 65%
No - 34%

Our new poll is "Should you dye your hair if you're being bullied for being a red head?". Make sure your vote gets counted.

Friday, 3 July 2009

BBC Three Looking for Red Head

We get a lot of press attention here at Gingerism HQ. Our latest email is from Nicola Asamoa, a producer for BBC Current Affairs. She writes:
I'm looking for a red head man to take part in a documentary for BBC 3. The man must be 16-24 and will have felt victimised for being a redhead.
If this sounds like you and you'd like to be involved in the show, let Nicola know by emailing

New Sponsor
You may have noticed the present at the top right of the page. In an effort to cover our running costs we've got a new sponsor here at Gingerism HQ called Wishlings.

Wishlings makes it easy for you to build a wish list and better still, your friends and family can see your list and buy stuff for you! My wish list is here :) Using Wishlings will really help us out. Thanks!