Naomi Wolf fact-checking
Author and journalist Naomi Wolf (Image: Flickr/Michael Fleshman)

Explosions get a bad rap. Far from chaotic, you need a precise sequence of events to make things go kaboom. To plan a whole sequence? Well, you need to call in the experts.

Like historian Matthew Sweet, who recently interviewed Naomi Wolf on the BBC's Free ThinkingWolf was there promoting her upcoming book Outrages: Sex, Censorship and the Criminalisation of Love, which alleges that Victorian England was so suddenly, virulently homophobic it executed dozens of homosexual men.