Activism

  • Greta Thunberg
    Visible Women

    Climate activist Greta Thunberg has an important message for UK politicians

  • woman standing on a London underground platform in a skirt as a train speeds past
    Life

    Upskirting law: this is what to do if you are a victim

  • A woman holds an anti-Brexit sign at the Put It To The People march in London
    People

    The best, most powerful signs from the Put It To The People march

Latest Stories

  • People

    Activist Gina Miller on Brexit, death threats and making your own luck

    “I’m tough enough to withstand whatever was going to be thrown at me.”

    Posted by
    Colin Crummy
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  • 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.

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney and Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

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

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

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • rose mcgowan interview
    People

    Rose McGowan on leaving Hollywood behind and being an outsider in the wake of #MeToo

    You’re only as sick as your secrets, says the actor and activist

    Posted by
    Anna Fielding
    Published
  • People

    The best Instagram posts from celebrities at the Remarkable Women Awards 2019

    Here's our pick of the best behind-the-scenes snaps from the RWA red carpet

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Upskirting activist Gina Martin has one message for Christopher Chope

    Read her inspiring speech from Stylist’s Remarkable Women Awards.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    “Why it matters that menstrual health will soon be taught in schools”

    Menstrual health activist Alice Smith tells Stylist about her successful campaign to get period education on the curriculum

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
    Published
  • People

    The big problem with the Jameela Jamil backlash

    “It was twice as hard for us to even get our foot in the door to be heard in the first place”

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
    Published
  • Life

    Feeling outraged at the news? Here’s why you’re unlikely to act on it

    Relatively few people step up to address injustice – and new research helps explain why.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    Women MPs share their advice for getting started in political activism

    “The first political virtue is courage. Remember that when one woman speaks, a hundred more will find their voices.”

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    A 50:50 Parliament director on why politics desperately needs more women

    Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Dr Sonia Adesara, Director of 50:50 Parliament

    Posted by
    Salma Haidrani
    Published
  • Altheia Jones-LeCointe | Black Panther, Mangrove Nine member, inspiration
    Visible Women

    “Remembering Altheia Jones-LeCointe, the UK’s forgotten civil rights activist”

    Writer Danielle Dash on why she will forever be inspired by the radical and courageous Dr Jones-LeCointe.

    Posted by
    Danielle Dash
    Published
  • Made by girls
    Life

    These are the four inspiring activists who are changing the world

    Because one person really can change the course of history

    Posted by
    Made By Girls
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  • Life

    This 29-year-old female activist is facing execution in Saudi Arabia

    Here’s how to join the UK protest against Saudi Arabia’s treatment of women activists.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    5 women artists and activists whose work was overshadowed by their husbands’

    From a pioneering anthropologist to an acclaimed painter, these women deserve their own recognition.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    Ahed Tamimi makes defiant speech after eight months in prison

    The Palestinian teen was jailed for slapping two Israeli soldiers

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Visible Women

    From Anne Hathaway to student activists: the women making waves this week

    Looking back at the women who made a difference and pushed for change in the last seven days.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    “What my fight for freedom in Iran taught me about the power of social media”

    In 2014, a photo of Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad went viral – because it showed her hair. Here’s what happened next.

    Posted by
    Masih Alinejad
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  • Visible Women

    Women are disguising themselves as men to watch football matches in Iran

    “We are doing this to say to the authorities that if they don’t let us in, we will keep going nonetheless, with or without beards.”

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    The statue of suffragist Millicent Fawcett has been unveiled in London

    We spoke to Mayor Sadiq Khan and artist Gillian Wearing about why it’s so important to have a statue of a woman in Parliament Square.

    Posted by
    Stylist Team
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