Ireland

  • Lyra McKee, journalist murdered in Londonderry
    Visible Women

    Remembering Lyra McKee, a courageous woman killed while doing her job

  • Books

    Irish literature is having a resurgence – and women are at the forefront

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Latest Stories

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 06: Saoirse Ronan poses in the press room during the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 06, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage,)
People

Saoirse Ronan talks abortion, homosexuality and the power of the Catholic Church

“I remember thinking that even though it was the right thing, maybe I shouldn’t say anything,” recalls Saoirse Ronan.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

Who was Constance Markievicz, the first female MP?

A portrait of the suffragette and Irish revolutionary has just been gifted to the UK parliament. Here’s why she was so important.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

A woman’s underwear has been used as evidence in a rape trial – again

“You have to look at the way she was dressed,” the defence told the jury

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Susan Devaney
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Visible Women

From Dolly Parton to abortion campaigners: the women making waves this week

Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the activist who’s helped thousands of Irish women access safe abortions

Abortion Support Network founder Mara Clarke is Stylist’s Woman of the Week.

Speak Up

10 things you should never say to an Irish woman

It just doesn’t get funnier than a massive, sweeping, negative stereotype, does it?

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Sarah Breen and Emer McLysaght
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Visible Women

7 of the most brilliant and brave protests by women

From Therese Patricia Okoumou to Maedeh Hojabri, these women are our heroes

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Radhika Sanghani
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Life

The Ireland abortion referendum: what happens next?

Ireland’s abortion laws won’t change immediately following the referendum. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 25/5/18

Harvey Weinstein appears in court, Ireland goes to the polls, and more

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Moya Crockett
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People

Why I travelled home to vote in the Irish referendum

From London to Tipperary, one woman shares her journey with stylist.co.uk

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Niamh Cavanagh
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 24/5/18

Tension builds for Ireland’s abortion referendum, MI6 tries to recruit more women, and more

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Moya Crockett
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“Why we need to finally legalise abortion in Ireland”

The country will be voting in a referendum in two days time

People

Ireland’s Prime Minister explains why he’ll be voting to repeal the Eighth Amendment

“I think they genuinely believed it would save lives and stop abortions, but it hasn’t.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Ed Sheeran responds to Ireland’s anti-abortion campaigners using his song

The singer has taken to Instagram.

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Susan Devaney
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Life

Everything you need to know about Ireland’s upcoming abortion referendum

Your cheat sheet to the vote that could make history for women in Ireland.

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 17/5/18

UK girls are discouraged from science subjects, a poll predicts the results of the Irish abortion referendum, and more

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Stylist Team
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Life

The cervical cancer scandals in England and Ireland, explained

Health services on both sides of the Irish Sea are grappling with cervical cancer crises. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Why Facebook and Google are banning adverts in Ireland before the abortion referendum

Repeal the 8th: here’s everything you need to know.

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Susan Devaney
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Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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The true story of Grace O’Malley, a fearless Irish pirate who ruled the seas

O’Malley’s daring feats on the waves in the 16th century made her an Irish naval folk hero.

Long Reads

The sales of online abortion pills have risen rapidly. Here’s why

Ireland has seen a staggering 190% increase in the use of abortion pills in the last year alone

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Elle Griffiths
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