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Assortment of male lego heads

This 4-year-old was not happy with the lack of women in her Lego magazine

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    How living like a Danish woman made me happier

    (and why it can for you, too)

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    Helen Russell
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  • Rally At U.S. Capitol Celebrates 40th Anniversary Of Congressional Passage Of ERA WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 22: A woman hold up a sign as members of Congress and representatives of women's groups hold a rally to mark the 40th anniversary of congressional passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) outside the U.S. Capitol March 22, 2012 in Washington, DC. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) introduced a new version of the Equal Rights Amendment last year and called for it to be passed again. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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    There’s a word missing from the US Constitution, and it creates inequality

    "We are demanding a seat at the table and we are ready to make equality a reality"

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    Sarah Shaffi
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    The Women’s Equality Party leader is resigning – and her reason is inspiring

    “I think that sometimes in order to lead, you have to get out of the way. (White men, are you listening?)”

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    Moya Crockett
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    Danai Gurira’s new role with UN Women is as inspiring as she is

    She’s following in Emma Watson, Nicole Kidman and Anne Hathaway’s footsteps

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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    Female MPs are calling for a “powerful global network” in 2018

    “Women in politics are a new force for global change.”

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    Susan Devaney
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  • MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attends a Reception hosted by the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria and Mr. Anthony Howard QC at Government House Victoria on October 18, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. . The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are on their official 16-day Autumn tour visiting cities in Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
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    How Meghan Markle is using her first royal tour to fight the good feminist fight

    The Duchess of Sussex’s schedule has attracted a huge amount of interest – and for good reason

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    Kayleigh Dray
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    How Aretha Franklin paved the way for powerful feminism

    Stylist remembers an icon

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    Moya Lothian-McLean
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  • People

    Ava DuVernay has just made history for black women everywhere

    “Can’t wait for more sisters to be in here too.”

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    Susan Devaney
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    Jay-Z reveals he “cried” with happiness when his mum came out as gay

    “She was free.”

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    Susan Devaney
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    March4Women: the best and most inspiring signs, banners, and placards

    "We've always been angry, we've just stopped being polite."

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    Sarah Biddlecombe
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    Natalie Portman on why Reese Witherspoon is a “force” for all in Hollywood

    “I’m inspired by her”

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    Susan Devaney
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  • People

    This CEO cut his salary to match his female predecessor

    “I want to affirm my own commitment to address the gender imbalance in our community"

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    Emily Reynolds
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  • Life

    Man receives death threats after taking wife’s surname

    Because the patriarchy is alive and well

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    Sonya Barber
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    This gynaecologist has no time for men’s vagina-shaming

    “There are few people, if any, who know more about the lower genital tract than I do”

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    Susan Devaney
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    Woman invents clever game to stop people touching her afro hair

    And the internet’s on board with her powerful message

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    Susan Devaney
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    “Of course women in their twenties are being paid less – we’re fighting on two fronts”

    The latest ONS figures reveal the gender pay gap for younger women is only widening

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    Jasmine Andersson
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    Judge sparks outrage after using the Bible to justify woman's assault

    “The adultery of the woman is a very serious attack on the honor and dignity of man”

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    Jasmine Andersson
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    Northern Irish women to be given free access to abortions in England

    It currently costs up to £900 to have a termination in some parts of the UK

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    Jasmine Andersson
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    This incredible new campaign is helping refugees combat loneliness

    Refugees want to learn English to become part of UK society

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    Susan Devaney
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  • People

    Malala’s tweet about starting at Oxford University is emotional

    “Today, I attend my first lectures at Oxford”

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
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