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    Ellen Pompeo wants to know why police are carrying machine guns at anti-racism protests

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Blackout Tuesday: write to your MP.
Life

Posted a black square? Write to your MP next – here’s how

Here are the demands we should make to our local MP.

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Hollie Richardson
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People hold placards as they join a spontaneous Black Lives Matter march through central London to protest the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and in support of the demonstrations in North America on May 31, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.
Life

The most powerful photos from London’s anti-racism protest

Thousands of people have marched across the city in protest after George Floyd’s death at the hands of a white police officer.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Beyonce calls for change in a powerful video message – this is how you can help

The singer feels “broken and disgusted” by the George Floyd’s death.

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Hollie Richardson
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Sinead Burke
People

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

She's made it her mission to highlight the exclusive nature of the fashion industry.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Digital Team
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Remarkable Women Awards: Lizzie Carr wins Inspiration of the Year

She's inspired thousands online.

How to Support International Women's Day 2019 | Feminist Activism Advice
Visible Women

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

We can’t all become full-time activists – but we can all make a difference.

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Susan Devaney and Moya Crockett
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People

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

“There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.”

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Stylist Team
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Life

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
People

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
People

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.

People

Introducing Stylist’s very special guest editor: Yara Shahidi

“Let’s create a brave new world.”

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Pip Cook
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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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People

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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Greta Thunberg
Opinion

“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.
People

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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Helen Bownass
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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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