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3 women on whether the government’s new domestic abuse bill goes far enough

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    This new bill is set to transform how we deal with domestic abuse

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    Government asks women to submit sexual harassment accounts

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    Male-majority government rejects plans for getting women into politics

    Thanks guys!

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    Anonymous voting for domestic abuse survivors

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    MP suggests banning veil to give Muslim girls “freedom of choice”

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    The government has been urged to stop GPs charging fees for medical letters.

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    Notorious anti-feminist MP given place on Women & Equalities Committee

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    “The government decision on child refugees makes me ashamed”

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