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TOKYO, JAPAN - MAY 12: A visitor wearing an HTC Corp. Vive VR headset plays a virtual reality video game at the VR Park Tokyo on May 12, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. The VR Park Tokyo, a theme park with 7 VR arcade games was opened last year in the Shibuya area of Tokyo, in part, as a response to the growing market for global virtual reality gaming. (Photo by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images)

This is what really happens in a virtual reality chatroom

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Kayleigh Dray
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    “Ignore Boris’ defenders: concern for women’s safety is not a partisan issue”

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    We need to talk about those Jennifer Aniston bikini photos

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    Calling Meghan Markle a “degree wife” isn’t funny – it’s degrading

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“Why do people still need to come out in 2019?”

For LGBT individuals, coming out definitely isn't a one-off event.

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Christobel Hastings
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“Gaslighting and harassment: Love Island raises vital issues but we need to handle them better”

By labelling contestants as heroes or villains, we’re playing a dangerous game

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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People are obsessed with relationship age gaps - but only when the woman is older

Almara Abgarian explains why there is still a double standard when it comes to dating.

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Why are people shaming Rose Leslie for living her life while Kit Harington is in rehab?

The response to images of the actor at a music festival has been seriously disappointing.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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A message to the company paying women a cash bonus for wearing a short skirt to work

It’s 2019. How is this happening?

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This genius pamphlet perfectly sums up the problem with America’s abortion ban

Are you a man wanting to regulate abortion? There’s only one way to effectively do so.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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“Princess Eugenie may or may not be pregnant. Either way, it’s none of our f**king business.”
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“Princess Eugenie may or may not be pregnant. Either way, it’s none of our f**king business.”

Top tip for you all: unless you can see the baby making its way out of the womb, do not ask a woman if she is pregnant.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The new Judy Garland biopic exposes historic female Hollywood struggles

Renée Zellweger transforms into Hollywood's first lady in the new biopic

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Alexandra Haddow
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10 things I want you to know about the word 'no'

From entrepreneur Alex Head

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The one lesson America needs to learn from the New Zealand shooting

After the deadly attack on a mosque, New Zealand has vowed to reform their gun legislation. Why, after 50 shootings in 2019, has America failed to do the same?

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Alicia Lutes
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Why we need to reconsider ‘turning into your mother’

Is it really that bad?

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Emily Badiozzaman
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10 things I want you to know about making change happen

From the founder of #FreePeriods

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10 things I want you to know about heartbreak

Author Poorna Bell on the effects of loss

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Why the latest criticism of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is so troubling

The congresswoman was called out for riding in an Uber, proving that her detractors will do anything to try and take her down

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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10 things I want you to know about disability

Comedian Rosie Jones on what she's learned

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Why the response to this photo of Kate Middleton pulling a pint is so troubling

The reaction online says a lot about how we view the female members of the royal family

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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How I created a platform to amplify the voices of Muslim women

And why it's important we tell our own narratives

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It’s Not About The Burqa: Muslim Women on Faith, Feminism, Sexuality and Race is edited by Mariam Khan and published by Picador, out now.
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“What I want people to know about being a Muslim woman”

“I will no longer fight for a seat at the table when I can create my own position”

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Mariam Khan
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The one word we should never use when discussing a woman’s professional achievements

Nina Hartstone is about to attend her first Oscars, but all anyone can talk about is her being a mum. This has to stop

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We love this Scottish dad who spoke out against sexist football kit advertising

“My daughter plays football too, as do thousands of girls. What kind of example does this set for them?”

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Elena Chabo
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