Diversity

Why that Parasite win at the SAGs means so much for Asian representation

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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    People

    Cynthia Erivo’s decision not to perform at the BAFTAs is a lesson in standing up for what’s right

  • Meet Arinna Erin Wira and Deqa Musa, the remarkable Muslim models taking the fashion world by storm
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    Meet the remarkable Muslim models taking the fashion world by storm

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    Yes, the CEO of BAFTA is right to be “disappointed” by this year’s film nominations

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Former First Lady Michelle Obama
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Michelle Obama says white people are “still running” from non-white and immigrant families

Former First Lady recalls her childhood experience of “white flight” – and says it continues to be an issue now

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Anna Brech
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People

Kimberly Teehee to become Cherokee Nation’s first delegate to Congress – if Washington allows it

“We’ve waited nearly 200 years”

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Anna Brech
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Simone Biles becomes the most decorated world championship gymnast
Life

Simone Biles just broke a 29-year-old record in serious style

Plus, four more good news stories that went viral this week.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Barbie fans, these gender-neutral dolls are breaking stereotypes in the best way

The Barbie manufacturer Mattel has created an inclusive toy line "free of labels".

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Stylist’s Remarkable Women Awards’ photographer just won a national award

The Portrait of Britain award aims to celebrate the diversity of Britain today.

Candice Carty-Williams
Life

Candice Carty-Williams believes everyone has a story to tell – here’s why

“You have a voice – your writing and your voice are valid.”

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Lauren Geall
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Sereena Abbassi, head of culture and inclusion M&C Saatchi
People

Meet the woman making advertising more human

Sereena Abbassi is head of culture and inclusion at one of the industry’s biggest agencies

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Hannah Keegan
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Superdrug is demanding all brands stocked in store offer at least 20 shades of foundation
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Superdrug will no longer stock foundations that don’t have diverse shade ranges

It’s a bold move that will hopefully help tackle inequality in the beauty industry

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Lucy Partington
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Apple releases disability diverse emojis
Life

Apple is finally addressing disability diversity in its new emoji release

And why the news is so bittersweet

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Megan Murray
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Ray BLK’s comments about knife crime in London are incredibly powerful
People

Ray BLK’s comments about knife crime in London are incredibly powerful

Speaking on the Duvet Days podcast, Ray BLK – real name Rita Ekwere – has underlined the wider repercussions of the UK’s visibility problem.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Black female cyclists
Life

Sports has a diversity problem, and this embarrassing Photoshop blunder proves it

A major sports event just massively failed at being more inclusive.

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Hollie Richardson
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Yes, half of the Academy’s newest members are women – but is it enough?

The Academy has taken an important step with their newest membership announcement.

Life

The media needs to represent every woman, and this is what we’re going to do about it

For too long we've been told to be thin, young and 'perfect'.

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Megan Murray
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Long Reads

Why, in 2019, are women still ridiculously underrepresented in top animation roles?

A new study has found only 3% of recent animation films were directed by women.

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Christobel Hastings
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Finding cards that are inclusive is difficult
Life

“It’s 2019. Why is it easier to find a unicorn gift card than one with an interracial couple?”

Rayne Wilson has taken matters into her own hands when it comes to anniversary cards.

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Rayne Wilson
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Life

Love Island 2019: Why this is the most disappointing line-up yet

What happened to body diversity?

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Billie Bhatia
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Beauty

What representation means to 4 different women

And why it's so important

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Here's what it's like to be the only woman of colour in a friendship group
Life

Here’s what it’s like being the only woman of colour in a friendship group

"At times it was lonely but I often stayed silent and dealt with it alone."

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Georgina Lawton
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Why it matters that all three of these US beauty queens are black women

Miss USA, Miss America and Miss Teen USA are all women of colour. This is why that is important.

Fashion

Gucci, Balenciaga and Alexander McQueen have all pledged to stop using underage models

But will other brands follow?

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Billie Bhatia
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