Brexit

Meghan Markle: how tabloids are using “Megxit” to distract us from real news

How the press is using “Megxit” to distract us from what’s really important

Posted by
Nell Frizzell
  • Donald Trump, greta Thunberhg and Meghan markle
    Life

    From WAGatha Christie to ‘The Dress’: 19 tweets that broke the internet this decade

  • eu brexit
    Long Reads

    “Why I refuse to anglicise my Polish surname in a post-Brexit world”

  • boris johnson
    Long Reads

    General election 2019: what the Conservatives’ win means for women across the UK

Latest Stories

Brexit Burnout
Life

This is the real impact the general election is having on our wellbeing

New research shows the number of British people stressed about current affairs has doubled in the last year.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
politics dividing friendships
Life

General election 2019: Are politics dividing your relationships?

Politics can be divisive. Here’s how to protect what matters away from the polling station.

Posted by
Stylist
Published
Hugh Grant in Love Actually
People

This is how Hugh Grant reacted to Boris Johnson’s Love Actually spoof

It's as sarcastic as you might expect.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Life

General Election 2019: what are the political parties actually promising you?

Stylist quizzes the party leaders on Brexit, the NHS and climate change

Posted by
Kate Leahy
Published
Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published

How Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis became the internet’s favourite political reporter

From Brexit side eye to pressing Prince Andrew.

Jo Swinson and the Liberal Democrats
Visible Women

Record levels of women to stand in December's general election

A glimmer of good news in worrying times.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “In the next election, we’ve got no choice”

Conservative, Labour, Lib Dem – whoever wins in the next election, our columnist says we’re all losers

Posted by
Lucy Mangan
Published
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.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Jess Phillips online abuse
People

IKEA responds to Jess Phillips after she reveals Downing Street plans

The Labour MP talked about party leadership at Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
News diet
Life

Do you need to go on a news diet? Here’s how to tell, according to experts

Intuitive eating has gained popularity in the last couple of years, and it’s worth applying a similar form of mindfulness in the way we get our news.

Posted by
Cate Sevilla
Published
Jess Phillips.
People

Exclusive: Jess Phillips gets real about Brexit chaos, Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn

“Boris Johnson’s driving all over the f**king road, isn’t he?” says the Labour MP. “I mean, he’s going to crash. It won’t be attractive for very long.”

Posted by
Anna Fielding
Published
Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published

This chilling viral tweet by an MP’s daughter is an essential read for Boris Johnson

Yvette Cooper's daughter fears for her mum's life

lady hale
Opinion

“Lady Hale is the latest judge to prove that men need to stop playing by their own rules”

All hail Lady Hale, and the other women working hard to put men in their place...

Posted by
Aisling O'Leary
Published
CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - JUNE 14: Portrait of Gina Miller Before addressing the Cambridge Union Society on June 14, 2017 in Cambridge, England. (Photo by Chris Williamson/Getty Images)
People

“Don’t let people erase Gina Miller’s role in making UK history”

Why was Gina Miller’s role ignored in this historic political moment?

Posted by
Soraya Bouazzaoui
Published
Murdered Labour MP Jo Cox
Life

Twitter’s reaction to Boris Johnson’s “disgraceful” Jo Cox comments speaks for the nation

He dismissed the affects of offensive, dangerous and inflammatory language.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
People

Gina Miller: Meet the woman who defeated the government’s unlawful actions, twice

She took Boris Johnson to the Supreme Court.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Please leave my town Boris Johnson
Life

#PleaseLeaveMyTown: Boris Johnson's Yorkshire visit has gone viral

Cue: many, many memes

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Jess Phillips Brexit
Life

Jess Phillips is “apoplectic” over domestic violence being ignored because of Brexit

And rightly so.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Posted by
Nell Frizzell
Published

“Why Boris Johnson calling Jeremy Corbyn a ‘great big girl’s blouse’ is categorically not OK”

This sexist language has no place in politics, let alone our everyday lives.

Caroline Lucas Brexit debate
Life

Caroline Lucas has no time for Jacob Rees-Mogg’s Brexit slouching – and neither does the internet

The clip has gone viral on Twitter.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published