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Remarkable Women Awards: Sinéad Burke wins Change-Maker of the Year

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    Remarkable Women Awards: Lizzie Carr wins Inspiration of the Year

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    13 simple ways to support feminist activism this International Women’s Day

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    Empowering quotes by strong women to celebrate International Women’s Day

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This heartwarming Twitter campaign is helping people beat loneliness at Christmas

Sarah Millican's #JoinIn campaign has connected thousands of people in need over the festive period.

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Christobel Hastings
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Greta Thunberg being interviewed
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How Greta Thunberg inspired a new generation of activists

Stylist speaks to the children who have been inspired by climate activist Greta Thunberg.

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Hannah Keegan
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Sally Field
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Sally Field had this important message to share before being arrested

She joined Jane Fonda on Friday.

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Hollie Richardson
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Helen Bownass
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Sinéad Burke is the inspirational voice we need to hear right now

The podcaster and disability advocate talks the Spice Girls, feminism and political activism.

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Introducing Stylist’s very special guest editor: Yara Shahidi

“Let’s create a brave new world.”

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People

Meet the inspiring young activists speaking up around the world

From Syria to Brazil, these girls are taking a stand.

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Elena Chabo
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Yara Shahidi on what it really means to be a young woman in 2019

“We’re going to find ways to disrupt this system on a fundamental level.”

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Helen Bownass
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Abortion stigma
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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“Stop calling Greta Thunberg an ‘inspiration’ – it’s more damaging than you realise”

The teenage climate activist has rejected an environmental award, and for good reason.

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Lauren Geall
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Gina Miller: UK police are investigating a "Kill Gina Miller" crowdfunding page.
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UK police are investigating a “Kill Gina Miller” crowdfunding page

The appalling death threats against Gina Miller had been on the GoFundMe website since April.

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Lauren Geall
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Hillary and Chelsea Clinton on what it really means to be gutsy women

Our guest editors on fighting for change, saluting gutsy women and the advice they both live by.

Jameela Jamil has shut down bullying Piers Morgan on Twitter.
People

Jameela Jamil calls for an end to short men shaming in heartfelt Twitter plea

Model and activist blasts "ridiculous" stigma

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Anna Brech
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Jane Fonda arrested for protesting
People

Jane Fonda was just arrested for protesting about climate change

She recently talked about being inspired by Greta Thunberg.

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Hollie Richardson
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Jessie Eden Peaky Blinders
Life

Peaky Blinders: The real story behind Jessie Eden and her fight for women’s rights

Did you know the character is based on a real person?

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

The most imaginative, hilarious and feminist signs from the London strike for climate change

"Destroy the patriarchy, not the planet."

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Megan Murray
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Life

Climate change strike London: catch up on all the action at the world’s biggest climate strike

Can’t make it to the global climate strike on Friday 20 September? Check out Stylist’s live blog from the London site, right here.

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Stylist Team
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Greta Thunberg meets Barack Obama
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Barack Obama and Greta Thunberg just became “a team” in an iconic video

He is a big fan of her work.

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Hollie Richardson
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Meet the female directors challenging the status quo

Billie Piper shines a light on the women struggling to be seen around the world.

Lyra McKee, journalist murdered in Londonderry
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Lyra McKee’s anthology of “expression and courage” to be published one year after her murder

The activist was shot in Derry earlier this year.

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Hollie Richardson
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