Sarah Shaffi

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The Elton John film is brutally honest, and that’s what we need from biopics

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    Nikita Gill’s new poetry collection will give ancient myths a feminist update

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    Campaign group calls for glitter ban in the UK

  • DANA POINT, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Jameela Jamil attends The 2019 MAKERS Conference at Monarch Beach Resort on February 7, 2019 in Dana Point, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for MAKERS)
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    Jameela Jamil’s experience of what happened after she rejected a man resonates with us all

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    “Self-care is absolutely essential”: black female professors offer advice to the next generation

    How to cope with racism and prejudice in higher education

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    “Jade Goody saved my life”: exploring Jade’s legacy, 10 years after her death

    Ten years on from Jade Goody’s death, why is smear test take-up at a low?

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    25 of the best TV series based on books

    From page to screen, here are TV adaptations that are as good as the books they're based on

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    This new high street service will teach you how to check for breast cancer

    The advice aims to take the uncertainty out of breast exams

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  • LEJRE, DENMARK - AUGUST 26: Mette Abildgaard speaks during the Conservative Party's press briefing following the party's parliamentary group summer meeting in a private garden on August 26, 2016 in Lejre, Denmark. (Photo by Ole Jensen/Corbis via Getty images)
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    A Danish MP has reignited the debate about bringing babies into parliament

    "A chamber that represents mothers, fathers and babies ought to be open to mothers, fathers and babies."

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    This woman has become the first to win a major maths prize

    Karen Uhlenbeck is a mathematician on a mission.

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  • People

    Monica Lewinsky describes “avalanche of pain” at public shaming

    The former White House intern has spoken about the aftermath of her affair with Bill Clinton

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  • Life

    Prepare to let it go - the Frozen musical is coming to the UK

    Elsa and Anna are making their way across the pond

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    Life

    These are the most expensive cities in the world

    Not one, not two, but three cities share the title of world's most expensive

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    Your guide to 2019’s best science fiction and fantasy books by women

    Heroines aplenty to join Buffy

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    Books

    This report has revealed the gender bias in newspaper book coverage

    This is why we still needs awards and publishers just for women

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  • Leigh-Anne Pinnock, from the band Little Mix, during London Fashion Week September 2018 on September 17, 2018 in London, England.
    People

    Little Mix’s Leigh Anne gets emotional as she reveals she used to search out online abuse

    But the singer says she’s so much stronger now

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    A pregnant bridesmaid was told to stop holding her baby bump - by the bride

    Because the world loves to tell pregnant women what to do with their bodies.

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  • Life

    This man just explained vaginas to a gynaecologist and it was a masterclass in mansplaining

    We truly have seen the peak of mansplaining.

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    This company’s surprising Mother’s Day message has gone viral, for all the right reasons

    There’s a reason Bloom & Wild is trending on Twitter right now

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  • Women's Prize for Fiction Longlist 2019, photographed by Sam Holden Agency
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    Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist is your 2019 reading sorted

    There's something for everyone on this 16-book list

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  • NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Singer/songwriter Ariana Grande attends the Billboard's 13th Annual Women in Music event at Pier 36 on December 6, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
    People

    Ariana Grande opens up about how she’s “still healing”

    The singer has revealed she wasn't sure she was ready to tour

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  • Chocolate. Image: Getty
    Life

    Chocolate fans, we’ve found the perfect job for you

    Mmm, chocolate

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    The Four Weddings and a Funeral cast is back, and we’re invited to their next gathering

    A sequel to the classic rom com has been made for Comic Relief

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  • LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 27: Brie Larson attends the UK Gala Screening of Marvel Studios' 'Captain Marvel' at The Curzon Mayfair on February 27, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images for Disney)
    People

    Brie Larson meeting a mini Captain Marvel shows the power of female representation

    This is why Captain Marvel is important

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