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Lie With Me: Charlie Brooks stars in new noir thriller

Lie With Me fans, can we *please* talk about that completely bonkers finale?

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Kayleigh Dray
  • Melanie Brown walks the red carpet ahead of the opening ceremony during the 76th Venice Film Festival at Sala Casino on August 28, 2019 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)Mel B recalls the “tiny” red flags she missed in her abusive relationship
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    Mel B recalls the red flags she missed in her abusive relationship

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    Why “don’t take it so personally” is the ultimate gaslighting insult

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    How to identify toxic behaviours early on in any relationship

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People

FKA twigs sues ex Shia LaBeouf for alleged sexual battery, assault and emotional distress

The singer says her relationship with the actor involved “relentless” abuse.

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Anna Brech
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Relationships

Micromanipulation: the subtle control tactic to watch out for in arguments

Narcissists often use this form of psychological abuse to demand attention.

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Anna Brech
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News

“He stole from me and left me in £30k of debt”: what you need to know about economic abuse

Economic abuse is happening all around us in the UK but many victims are frightened to speak. Here a young woman explains how her abuser took over her finances.

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Katy Harrington
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Wellbeing

This is why you’re really fighting with your partner, according to a psychologist

The little things might well be bigger issues.

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Anna Brech
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Miranda Larbi
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Female athletes are being trolled about their bodies and it needs to stop

A survey reveals that the fittest female athletes on the planet are self-conscious about their body. This is a problem.

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Life

Why Sex and the City’s Aidan is the ultimate example of toxic masculinity

Someone asked Sarah Jessica Parker if she’s Team Big or Team Aidan – and her answer has given us food for thought.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

We need to talk about toxic romantic comedies, and let’s start with Love Actually

Stalking, catfishing and not understanding that no means no: these are the movies that prove problematic upon second viewing.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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You season 2: Penn Badgley and Victoria Pedretti.
Life

Watch Penn Badgley’s creepy reprisal of Joe in the new trailer for You’s second season

The stalker series that everyone binged last year is making a comeback to Netflix, in time for the holidays.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

What is gaslighting and could it be happening in your relationship?

From a belittling partner to a boss who shuts you down, gaslighting can happen anywhere.

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Megan Murray
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Nicki Minaj on the red carpet at the 2019 met gala
People

Nicki Minaj wants to change the way we talk about women in abusive relationships

Nicki Minaj’s powerful Twitter thread about her abusive ex has gone viral – and for good reason.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Financial abuse might not be visible, but Serena Williams is fighting to change that

The tennis champion is shining a light on the often-overlooked form of domestic abuse.

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Christobel Hastings
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Megan Murray
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Women of Twitter share advice on what to do if you witness domestic abuse in public

These simple techniques could help you intervene

Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan says we’re not angry enough about horrific domestic violence statistics

Society needs to stop ignoring an epidemic of abuse and start doing something about it.

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Lucy Mangan
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People

Mandy Moore reveals she was “drowning” in abusive marriage to Ryan Adams

“I was living my life for him. It [was] an entirely unhealthy dynamic. I had no sense of self"

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

We need to talk about the people who enable their friends’ sexual misconduct

Ryan Adams, Harvey Weinstein and Louis CK all reportedly knew people who turned a blind eye to their actions – and this complicity has to end

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Moya Crockett
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Ryan Adams
People

The Ryan Adams allegations show anyone is capable of abuse

Even apparently romantic, sensitive musicians

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Emily Baker
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Eric bana in Netflix's Dirty John
Life

Netflix’s Dirty John is a masterclass in coercive control

Based on a true story, the show is a stark reminder that abuse doesn’t always have to be physical.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

The premiere of the Surviving R. Kelly documentary was cancelled because of threats

But the film's producer promised that the voices of the survivors evacuated from the cinema “won’t be silenced”.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Natasha Preskey
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Meet the singer turning her experience of domestic abuse into music

Georgia Meek wants her ‘liberation’ anthems to inspire other survivors.

Life

What is psychological abuse and could it be happening in your relationship?

This is what Scotland's new domestic abuse law means for victims

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Emily Reynolds
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