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Amal Clooney

Amal Clooney has stepped up to defend a woman being silenced by her president

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Meena Alexander
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    Annie Lennox: “Feminism is not a club you join – it’s attitude and value towards the world”

  • Lucy Mangan

    The Julian Assange rape case has been re-opened. This is why we must stop calling him a hero

  • People

    How to help Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman imprisoned in Iran

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What’s going on with Northern Ireland’s abortion laws (and how you can help)

Abortion is still illegal in Northern Ireland – but that could change. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Moya Crockett
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This 29-year-old female activist is facing execution in Saudi Arabia

Here’s how to join the UK protest against Saudi Arabia’s treatment of women activists.

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Moya Crockett
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Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 18/5/18

A book dealer explains why she prioritises work by women, Saudi Arabia arrests right-to-drive activists, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Survivors of rape warfare talk about their experiences

“Some of my friends have turned their back on me but I don’t feel any fear in my life any more.”

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Louise Court
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Clare Considine
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Why we must continue to fight for the women of Yarl’s Wood

If we’re serious about celebrating the suffragettes, we must offer support to these women.

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Amnesty wants you to nominate your modern day suffragettes

The charity are celebrating "suffragette spirit"

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Emily Reynolds
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Life

Australians have voted yes to same-sex marriage and they are very, very hyped

If there was ever a country that knows how to celebrate...

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Harriet Little
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People

Angelina Jolie addresses backlash over film’s “cruel” audition process

She’s been accused of playing “psychological” games on impoverished children

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Katy Perry on reconciling her sexuality with her religious upbringing

“I prayed the gay away at my Jesus camps”

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Kayleigh Dray
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