'Roosh V' - real name Daryush Valizadeh - is a prominent misogynist blogger who has previously argued for the . His are planned for 43 cities worldwide, including Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Edinburgh University Feminist Society have organised a in the city's Grassmarket to coincide with the Roosh V 'meet-up', writing on the Facebook page: "They're meeting in the Grassmarket so join us there for a rally because this man's hate has to go! If you're a man or feminist ally then this is your time to shine. For very understandable reasons some women may not feel comfortable coming so we need all of your support. There's no pressure for anyone to attend if you don't feel comfortable."
In the past weeks I have been thinking a little about what I actually want to do with the website. Talk about dating sites? Some gossip about Ukrainian women? While I was thinking about one and the other and digging for some sources I came across this weirdo who calls himself “Roosh V” (Daryush Valizadeh), who claims to have a Casanova lifestyle and to have a large experience flirting and getting girls all around the globe. Roosh V, 34 years old, who was born on the “Flag Day”, is just the beginning of an awful introduction and invitation to join in the wagon of misogyny, and I will explain myself.