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Priti Patel
Opinion

“No, Boris Johnson’s new cabinet is not a step forward for representation”

“Priti Patel and Sajid Javid are not examples of what Asian people can achieve. This is not a great moment of representation for Asians.”

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Sarah Shaffi
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“Carrie Symonds wore a pink dress – but why the hell do we care?”

Clearly we’re still in a place where women are reduced to what they’re wearing.

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Marisa Bate
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Life

Boris Johnson is #NotMyPM: 6 women explain why they’re fighting back

“I’m a Muslim woman, and he has made my life and my community’s lives very unsafe.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Boris Johnson’s silence on women’s rights speaks volumes about his commitment to equality

Johnson's voting record doesn't augur well for women.

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Christobel Hastings
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Kayleigh Dray
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Boris Johnson’s “toxic” mental health comments show just how out of touch he is

And people on Twitter aren’t happy.

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Long Reads

How will the new Prime Minister impact the lives of women?

Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will succeed Theresa May to become our next PM. But what does this mean for women?

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Eve Livingston
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Opinion

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

We’re allowed to have serious concerns about Johnson’s conduct. It doesn’t mean we’re part of a left-wing conspiracy to bring him down.

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Moya Crockett
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson is a terrifying prospect for Muslim woemn, says Sami Rahman
Life

“Prime Minister Boris Johnson is a terrifying prospect for Muslim women”

Sami Rahman says Boris Johnson has to earn back the trust of Muslim women.

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Sami Rahman
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People

Boris Johnson just delivered a masterclass in mansplaining

Why every woman can relate to the way he speaks to his very important female colleague.

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Susan Devaney
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Visible Women

Jess Phillips on why she prefers Jacob Rees-Mogg to Boris Johnson

And why she’d “fear for Boris Johnson’s safety” if they had to go on holiday together.

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Moya Crockett
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Opinion

“A female politician would never get away with acting like Boris Johnson. Why?”

Johnson’s constant blunders and scandals highlight how men and women are held to very different standards in politics.

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Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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The Muslim Women’s Network has a powerful message for Boris Johnson

“Your comments will incite hatred and put Muslim women who veil in danger”

People

Boris Johnson forced to apologise for “sexist” reference to Labour’s Emily Thornberry

“I heartily tender my apologies to the right honourable lady if she was offended by what I said and I meant no harm.”

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Moya Crockett
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People

Emma Thompson calls on Boris Johnson to help London woman jailed in Iran

The actress slammed the foreign secretary at a rally for imprisoned British-Iranian citizen Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.

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Moya Crockett
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People

Why you should be watching Shappi Khorsandi in I'm A Celebrity

The stand-up comedian is one of the funniest women on Twitter

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Harriet Little
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Life

Boris Johnson apologises to British woman imprisoned in Iran

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been detained in Tehran since April 2016

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Helen Booth
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People

Boris Johnson accused of endangering life of British woman jailed in Iran

The foreign secretary’s blunder could lead to a longer prison term for Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.

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Moya Crockett
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