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Companies should be liable for sexual harassment in the workplace

Companies should be liable if their employees are sexually harassed at work, says campaign group

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  • The crisis at the Mexico-US border has been brought into sharp relief by a picture of a drowned father and daughter.
    Life

    Why does it take shocking images to make us care about vulnerable people?

  • The Clove Club in Shoreditch is among the best restaurants in the world.
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    The world’s best restaurants have been revealed, and two are in Shoreditch

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    Your guide to this year’s best non-fiction books

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Jameela Jamil on scarring
People

Jameela Jamil is sick of having her scars “weaponised” against her

The actress has found accepting her scars is "liberating".

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UK book festivals, including Hay Festival.
Books

Literary festivals 2019: our pick of the UK’s best book festivals

Indulge your love of books with other fans.

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Glastonbury's Emily Eavis and Michael Eavis
Life

Glastonbury’s Emily Eavis says some men in the music industry “refuse” to deal with her

It's time for the music industry to address its sexism.

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Danny Boyle on why he hasn't had more female leads in his films.
Life

Danny Boyle’s reasoning for the lack of female leads in his films shows we need more male allies

His attitude won't lead to change.

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Bella Thorne thanks Zendaya for her support in the wake of nude photos row

That's what friends are for.

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite
Life

Everything you need to know about Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

The new game will bring the wizarding world to life.

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Life

ITV has banned all-male comedy writing teams. Here’s why.

The aim is 50:50 gender representation.

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In praise of being a background friend
Life

In praise of being the background friend

A viral Twitter thread has reminded us that we don’t have to be in the middle of things to be valued.

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Books

The best YA books that you’ll love as an adult

Who says YA is just for teenagers?

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NASA has announced it plans to send a woman to the moon by 2024.
Life

NASA is finally ready to send the first woman to the moon – 50 years after the Apollo mission

It'll be the first step in getting people to Mars.

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Sleep trackers could be ruining our sleep
Life

Obsessed with sleep tracking tech? Here’s why you need to give it a rest

Is it time to stop tracking our sleep using technology?

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NSPCC staff speak out in support of Munroe Bergdorf

Staff say they feel "embarrassment and shame" over charity's decision.

Disney has released the trailer for Frozen II.
Life

The Frozen 2 trailer is here, and Elsa’s powers are being tested

We're ready to go back to Arendelle.

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Long Reads

“Why Mindy Kaling’s Ms Marvel news is such a big deal”

“I want to see superheroes that reflect the world I live in”

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MPs have recommended that gagging orders be banned.
Life

This is why MPs are calling for a ban on gagging orders on victims of sexual harassment

NDAs should not be used as an excuse not to investigate allegations of abuse and harassment.

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Netflix's The Society
Life

“I watched every episode of Netflix’s The Society in 2 days, and I have a LOT of thoughts”

Set aside some time for bingeing.

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Michelle and Barack Obama have signed a deal with Spotify to make podcasts.
People

Michelle and Barack Obama have joined forces with Spotify for an exciting new project

Does their talent know no bounds?

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Munroe Bergdorf has accused the NSPCC of bowing to anti-LGBT hate and transphobia.
People

Why Munroe Bergdorf has accused the NSPCC of “bowing down” to transphobia

The activist says the charity has failed to stand up for the trans community.

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Pioneering IVF nurse snubbed, new papers reveal

Jean Purdy is one in a long line of women whose contributions to science have been ignored.

The best female-led art exhibitions to see in London in 2019
Life

The most powerful art exhibitions, by and about women to see in London this weekend

From Bridget Riley to Cindy Sherman, women's work takes centre stage at these exhibitions

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