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  • Woman with estranged parents
    Life

    This eye-opening therapy podcast is back for a second season

  • Adopting a rescue dog in lockdown
    Life

    This is the reality of adopting a dog in lockdown

  • This Is Us: Sterling K. Brown as Randall, Susan Kelechi Watson as Beth
    Life

    This Is Us fans, you better believe season 5 will include the coronavirus

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Chrissy Teigen pregnancy news.
People

The truth about Chrissy Teigen’s pregnancy announcement

It just so happens to double up as a masterclass in exposing the ongoing speculation over women’s stomachs.

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Hollie Richardson
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I used a private investigator find my father and only to hear that he didn’t want me
Life

“I was ghosted by my father – so I hired a private investigator to find him”

I had no idea where my father was all my life, only to find out he lives 50 miles from me and yet he still didn't want me.

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Amber-Ainsley Pritchard
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Fertility
People

“Things I wish I’d known about IVF 2 years ago”

My first IVF cycle failed 2 years ago.

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Seetal Savla
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Grief podcasts
Podcasts

A therapist explains why podcasts about grief are an important healing tool

Stylist investigates the power of grief podcasts.

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Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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Everyone has an opinion on the pubs reopening, but let’s resist turning on each other

Three pubs have already been forced to close after customers tested positive for Covid-19.

Long Reads

"My twin and I finally spoke about them coming out as trans and it changed both of our lives"

An overdue conversation helped Ella become a better trans ally.

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Ella Glover
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Long Reads

“How my parents’ bravery, love and strength got us through the Windrush scandal”

What was it really like growing up with parents from the Windrush generation? One writer shares her story.

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Jenny McCall
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Marcus Rashford free school dinners
Opinion

Can Marcus Rashford’s campaign break the stigma around money and poverty shame?

Free school meals only scratch the surface of a much bigger issue.

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Hollie Richardson
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Marcus Rashford
Life

Marcus Rashford’s open letter to the government has ensured meals for school children

He has shared his own experience of growing up on free school meals.

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Hollie Richardson
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BabyNames.com's black lives matter tribute
People

How a popular baby names website took a stand for #BlackLivesMatter

“Each of these names was somebody’s baby.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Leona Lewis, hair detail, attends the premiere of Focus Features' "Emma." at DGA Theater on February 18, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
People

Leona Lewis’ story about her confrontation with a white store owner is a must-read

If you don’t think racism is a problem in the UK, you need to listen to what Leona Lewis has to say.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Sophie Turner responds to those criticising her decision to attend anti-racism protest

“Justice will be done when society reflects our beliefs that we are all equal. Until then there should be no peace.”

Melanie Janine Brown, known as Mel B walks the red carpet ahead of the Opening Ceremony and the "La Vérité" (The Truth) screening during the 76th Venice Film Festival at Sala Grande on August 28, 2019 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Stefania D'Alessandro/WireImage,)
People

Mel B explains why it’s so hurtful when white people say they “don’t see colour”

In a revealing interview, the Spice Girls star has revealed what it’s like to be “the only brown girl in the room”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams
People

Serena Williams has a message for those who think she’s responsible for Alexis Ohanian’s resignation

The couple sat down during an Instagram Live to candidly discuss Alexis’ powerful decision to resign from Reddit.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Podcasts about fathers,
Podcasts

3 big podcast conversations about difficult relationships with fathers

For anyone who needs to plug into something comforting on Father's Day.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Ellen Pompeo wants to know why police are carrying machine guns at anti-racism protests

“At the Women’s March, there were no machine guns. At Pride marches, there were no machine guns. But the Black Lives Matter march? Machine guns everywhere.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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A protester holds a sign with an image of George Floyd during a peaceful demonstration over George Floyd’s death outside LAPD headquarters on June 2, 2020 in Los Angeles, California.
People

“He will never see her grow up”: mother of George Floyd’s daughter gives moving speech

“He was good. No matter what anybody thinks, he was good.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

How will lockdown change in England from today? We unpick the new rules

England has entered phase 2 of the government's lockdown exit plan, but what does that mean?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Anastasia Miari
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“Going to a restaurant felt like sheer luxury”: one woman on easing out of lockdown in Greece

Bars and restaurants are now open in Greece, as the country eases out of lockdown. Here, one woman shares her story.

When can I hug people again?
Life

Craving physical contact? An expert has this advice for anyone feeling frustrated

Lockdown may be easing, but we still won't be able to touch anyone for a while.

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Hollie Richardson
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