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She Said’s Kantor and Twohey: “Weinstein had all the power in Hollywood, but we had the facts”

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

  • 2019's best non-fiction books.
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    Your guide to this year’s best non-fiction books

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    Stephen King fans, we’re finally getting a horror movie based on this never-before-adapted book

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Placards in support of a Public Space Protection Order are placed outside the Marie Stopes Abortion Clinic by a pro-choice group on October 27, 2017 in London, England. Earlier this month, Ealing councillors voted in favour of enforcing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) to prevent anti-abortion groups from gathering outside the Marie Stopes clinic.
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Campaigners call on government to legislate safe zones around abortion clinics

Women seeking abortion shouldn't have to face anti-choice protesters.

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Jacinda Ardern is influencing New Zealand's politicians
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Photos of New Zealand’s male politicians bringing their babies to parliament are going viral

“How come New Zealand just seem to get everything right?” asked one Twitter user. “Beautiful photos!”

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Michelle Keegan has had enough of sexist questions
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Michelle Keegan has had enough of being asked sexist questions

"I don't want to answer questions like that, it's personal."

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Meghan Markle gives a glimpse into her clothing line
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Meghan Markle just gave us the first glimpse into her clothing line

The Duchess of Sussex offered a behind-the-scenes glimpse.

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Breadcrumbing isn’t just a modern dating problem – it can affect your work life, too

You've heard of gaslighting, now learn about breadcrumbing.

Books about climate change and the environment
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These 9 books will help you to combat your eco-anxiety

Arm yourself with facts and figures in the fight against climate change.

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

Who says YA is just for teenagers?

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The Big Green Bookshop and Melissa Harrison are crowdfunding to raise money to send copies of Greta Thunberg's book to schools.
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Here’s how you can ensure Greta Thunberg’s message reaches young minds

Support this crowdfunder to get Thunberg's book to young people.

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Barack Obama's summer 2019 reading list.
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The books you need to read this summer, as recommended by Barack Obama

Your reading list, sorted.

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Michelle Williams has spoken about getting equal pay for her work on Fosse/Verdon.
People

The real reason Michelle Williams returned to TV for the first time since Dawson’s Creek

The actor was initially reluctant to head back to the small screen.

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Malorie Blackman talks Meghan Markle, Donald Trump and her new Noughts & Crosses book Crossfire
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Exclusive: Malorie Blackman talks Meghan, Trump and her new book Crossfire

“Crossfire is responding to politics and how it’s got so dirty,” explains Malorie Blackman.

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“No, Boris Johnson’s new cabinet is not a step forward for representation”

“Priti Patel and Sajid Javid are not examples of what Asian people can achieve. This is not a great moment of representation for Asians.”

Life

The Goldfinch: Watch the dramatic new trailer for Donna Tartt’s upcoming adaptation

This has Oscar nominations written all over it.

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Women work better in warmer offices, study finds.
Life

The great air conditioning debate is over: why women need to work in a warmer office

We knew there was a reason we hate air conditioning.

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Why we need to stop forcing ourselves to finish books we hate

There are too many good books, why spend time on one you don't like?

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The Office for National Statistics has released ethnicity pay gap statistics.
Life

Why the ethnic pay gap figures are essential, even if they’re disappointing

It's the first time such statistics have been released.

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Johanna Konta was knocked out of Wimbledon 2019 by Barbora Strycova.
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Johanna Konta hits back at “disrespectful and patronising” journalist after Wimbledon defeat

"I am a professional competitor who did her best today and that's all there is to that."

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Louis Theroux's newest documentary, Surviving America's Most Hated Family, sees him revisiting Westboro Baptist Church.
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Louis Theroux on why he chose to revisit ‘America’s most-hated family’ for his new documentary

"They’re selling hand-made artisanal hate in an era in which you can get mass-produced hate at your local supermarket far more easily."

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Aidan Turner says his shirtless Poldark scene gave him more empathy for women

The Poldark star has expertly nailed the big difference between male and female objectification.

Elizabeth Warren plans to tackle the gender pay gap for women of colour if she becomes president.
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Elizabeth Warren has a plan to close the gender pay gap for women of colour

“Employers tilt the playing field against women of colour at every stage of employment.”

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