Brexit

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Why you should stop listening to your friends’ opinions, and speak to strangers instead

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Trish Hall
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    How Emily Maitlis became the internet’s favourite political reporter

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    Who is Penny Mordaunt, Britain’s first female defence secretary?

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    Marian Keyes is not impressed by David Cameron releasing his memoirs

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Life

5 addictive podcasts that deep dive into the issues of the moment

Want to know more about the Elizabeth Holmes scandal? Fascinated by the Manson murders? These are the podcasts to listen to.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The best, most powerful signs from the Put It To The People march

Bold and brilliant statements

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Anna Brech
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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.”

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Colin Crummy
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People

Emily Maitlis’ side-eye sums up how the entire country feels about Brexit

It’s the look of a woman who can’t quite believe we’re still arguing about this.

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Moya Crockett
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Gaby Hinsliff
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What politicians should be doing for women in 2019 (instead of arguing about Brexit)

Brexit is important – but it’s stealing focus from too many vital feminist issues, says Gaby Hinsliff.

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You need to read this new dark thriller set in Brexit-facing London

Family drama, and the brooding angst of a capital in flux

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Anna Brech
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Geri Horner defends Theresa May amid Brexit turmoil

Former Spice Girl calls for unity and mutual respect

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Anna Brech
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Long Reads

Will Brexit actually happen? Everything you need to know so far

Confused about the news? Let this be your guide

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Rachel Bradley
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People

“MPs are having to delay childbirth for the Brexit vote – and that’s not OK”

We shouldn't have to choose between political freedom and physical safety, says Rebecca Schiller

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Rebecca Schiller
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Books

Authors defend JK Rowling in row with Brexit donor

And it all comes down to writing rooms

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Anna Brech
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Long Reads

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

“I never imagined feeling rejected by the country I was born in, and yet, Brexit has managed to bring out the ugly side of Britain”

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Caroline Saramowicz
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Anna Brech
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JK Rowling hits out at Jacob Rees-Mogg on Twitter

"It’s time to stop chuckling at faux 1920s aristos in top hats"

Books

Michelle Obama’s autobiography, feminist short stories and Brexit fiction: November’s best books

The end-of-year countdown is on, and these are the reads not to be missed…

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Francesca Brown
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Life

Forget Brexit, this sign about Geri Halliwell is what’s really dividing voters

Don't mess with Geri

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Megan Murray
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Life

These are the best posters from the weekend’s anti-Brexit march

A gargantuan show of protest, anger and hope

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Anna Brech
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It’s official: these are the best places to live and work abroad

Fancy starting a new career overseas? These are the best countries to do it in…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

“Boys playing a game”: Jess Phillips dismisses the cabinet’s approach to Brexit

The Labour MP says certain politicians are “using Brexit as a proxy to get what they want”.

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s rights are being damaged because of Brexit, says Jess Phillips

The Labour MP says that Brexit is disrupting legislation that would have helped women

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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“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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This MP says she was betrayed by the government while on maternity leave

Jo Swinson was promised a Tory MP would abstain from a key vote while she cared for her baby. He didn’t – and she’s angry.

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Moya Crockett
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