Immigration

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  • The crisis at the Mexico-US border has been brought into sharp relief by a picture of a drowned father and daughter.
    Life

    Why does it take shocking images to make us care about vulnerable people?

  • Windrush Day
    Life

    Windrush Day honours a wronged generation, but the government’s celebrations feel hypocritical

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Summer reading
Books

The 11 summer books you NEED to add to your holiday reading list

Thrillers, millennial stories and incredible feminist non-fiction

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Francesca Brown
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Theresa May announces her resignation
Long Reads

“The media’s sexism towards Theresa May obscures the real criticism we should be levelling at her”

Outdated sexist attitudes mean we're not actually examining the policies May enacted.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Books

May 2019: The top 10 best books you need to read this month

These new books are here to make life that much better...

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Francesca Brown
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People

Meet the inspiring teenage girls standing up for their beliefs around the world

From campaigning against climate change to supporting children whose parents are at risk of deportation, these young women are making a change.

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Elena Chabo
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Francesca Brown
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New fiction, thinking self-help, culture, romance and beyond: April’s best new books

These are books your commute is crying out for

books for spring
Books

Activism, anger plus fiction that sparks actual joy: March’s 10 most unmissable books

Clear some space on your bookshelves...

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Francesca Brown
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Visible Women

Why Iranian chef Nasrin Rooghani is Stylist’s Woman of the Week

“Food has its own language. It makes people come together”

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Moya Crockett
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Elin Ersson protests deportation of Afghan asylum seeker
Life

This woman refused to take her seat on an airplane. Here’s why that’s such a big deal

Elin Ersson began live-streaming her dramatic protest after flight attendants demanded she sit down

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Kayleigh Dray
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Eva Longoria's baby photo
People

How Eva Longoria used her baby’s first photo to make an important point

Everyone is talking about Eva Longoria’s Instagram post – and for good reason, too.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Melania Trump's I Don't Care jacket
People

The big problem with Donald Trump’s explanation for Melania’s “I Don’t Care” jacket

Melania Trump has been criticised for wearing the controversial coat on a trip to a migrant child detention centre in Texas

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

A message to all those who slammed Rachel Maddow

She choked up while talking about ‘tender age’ shelters in the USA.

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Susan Devaney
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Moya Crockett
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Chrissy Teigen celebrated Donald Trump’s birthday in the best possible way

She’s protesting actions she describes as “cruel”, “anti-family” and “inhumane”.

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
People

John Legend pens passionate message from Chrissy Teigen’s hospital bed

“I’m in the hospital with our new son,” begins the Twitter thread, which has since been shared by over 2,000 people.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

The forgotten women of the Windrush scandal

The Windrush controversy has monopolised newspaper headlines. But what has the anguish been like for those caught up in it?

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Radhika Sanghani
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Life

Everything you need to know about the Windrush scandal

Amber Rudd is out, Sajid Javid is in. Here are all the key facts about a complex situation

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

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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Clare Considine
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 8/2/18

Tonight’s WDD is a women-in-politics special – featuring sexual harassment, immigration and playing men at their own game.

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Moya Crockett
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People

Everyone needs to see Camila Cabello’s impassioned Grammys speech

The musician defied Trump to deliver an impassioned defence of illegal immigrants

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Kayleigh Dray
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Susan Devaney
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JK Rowling delivers perfect takedown of anti-immigration tweet

JK Rowling delivers perfect takedown of anti-immigration tweet

People

UKIP candidate suggests paying British Indians to leave the UK

And Twitter responds perfectly

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Moya Crockett
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