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People

Farewell Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a true feminist icon for the ages

In memory of one of womanhood's most prolific trail-blazers.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Candid behind-scene photos from the filming of Mrs America

Take a look inside the hit miniseries about the battle for feminist rights.

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Anna Brech
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Life

MPs just voted overwhelmingly in favour of banning protests outside abortion clinics

MP Rupa Huq tells Stylist why she introduced a bill that would create buffer zones around all abortion clinics in England and Wales.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Record high abortion rates show the system is failing women

New figures released by the Department of Health point to huge problems with contraceptive services in England and Wales.

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Moya Crockett
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Hollie Richardson
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Stella Creasy debates Northern Ireland abortion laws in parliament while holding her baby

The Labour MP asked the government what it plans to do about abortion services in Northern Ireland.

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Long Reads

A day in the life: a Marie Stopes nurse working through the pandemic

This Mental Health Awareness Week, Stylist is sharing mental health diaries from key workers.

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Stylist Team
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Life

Covid-19 is having a frightening effect on abortion rights around the world

In times of crisis, it’s disturbing to see how quickly women’s bodily autonomy is restricted – but there are things we can do to help.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Women in England will be able to take abortion pills at home during the coronavirus outbreak

A spokesperson for the Department of Health and Social Care has confirmed that the official abortion guidance is being updated.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Trump just won yet another victory in his attempt to roll back abortion rights

Pro-choice campaigners warn “women and their families will suffer”.

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Jessica Rapana
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Opinion

Why Florida’s new parental consent law for abortion is putting women’s lives at risk

This latest attempt to reel back American women’s reproductive rights is not just troubling – it’s dangerous.

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Jessica Rapana
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Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “We must stand together for our reproductive rights”

Your body, your decision – why do we need to reiterate?

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Lucy Mangan
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Why feminist politicians in the US are calling for men to have vasectomies

It’s to do with the controversial abortion ban being implemented in Alabama.

Opinion

Protests outside abortion clinics are getting worse. Politicians must take action

The government has refused to introduce buffer zones on a national level – but this weekend’s protests show how essential they are.

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Moya Crockett
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Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil just highlighted the hypocrisy in this common anti-abortion argument

How are we still having these conversations in 2020?

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Researchers debunk this common anti-abortion myth, once and for all

A new study has found 95% of women don’t regret their decision.

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

The law allowing US women access to abortion is facing its biggest threat yet

As 2020 begins, US women’s reproductive rights are being threatened more than ever

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

Just 1 in 3 women would tell a friend they were considering abortion. That has to change

We need to break the stigma.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Alabama’s near-total ban on abortion has just been blocked

One small triumph in the fightback for women's rights – but there's still a long way to go

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Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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Kamala Harris: “Is America ready for a woman of colour to be president?”

Senator invites dialogue over the impact of race and gender on her campaign

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Long Reads

“I’ve spent 4 years helping Northern Irish women access abortions in Manchester”

A nurse shares heartbreaking stories of “silent and scared” patients forced to travel to England for abortions.

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Alexandra Nommay
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