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6 women on what it’s like to canvass for a political party for the first time

“One person shouted ‘traitor’ at me, but I’ve learned that people are generally nice.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

General Election 2019: what are the political parties actually promising you?

Stylist quizzes the party leaders on Brexit, the NHS and climate change

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Kate Leahy
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Labour MP Stella Creasy
People

Stella Creasy’s birth announcement features a rather clever political pun

The Labour candidate announced the birth of her baby daughter on Instagram this morning (28 November).

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Gender pay gap: what the political parties are promising

Labour has pledged to eradicate the gender pay gap by 2030.

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Jessica Rapana
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Anna Fielding
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Exclusive: Jess Phillips gets real about Brexit chaos, Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn

“Boris Johnson’s driving all over the f**king road, isn’t he?” says the Labour MP. “I mean, he’s going to crash. It won’t be attractive for very long.”

Murdered Labour MP Jo Cox
Visible Women

Three years after her death, Jo Cox’s feminist legacy lives on

On the third anniversary of the Labour MP’s murder, she is still empowering women in a tangible way.

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Catherine Anderson
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How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is influencing UK politics

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has conquered everyone's hearts, and now she's influencing UK politicians too

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Hannah Mendelsohn
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Female MPs are calling for a “powerful global network” in 2018

“Women in politics are a new force for global change.”

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Susan Devaney
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People

Boris Johnson forced to apologise for “sexist” reference to Labour’s Emily Thornberry

“I heartily tender my apologies to the right honourable lady if she was offended by what I said and I meant no harm.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Everything you need to know about Labour’s ongoing sexual harassment complaint

Who is Ava Etemadzadeh?

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Susan Devaney
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Life

LabourToo is exposing sexual assault in the Labour Party

43 cases of sexual misconduct have been reported to Jeremy Corbyn's office in the hope of changing complaint procedures.

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Carly-Ann Clements
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Moya Crockett
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Jeremy Corbyn will appear on Gogglebox with a mystery celebrity guest

We didn’t see this one coming.

Life

Oxford University under fire for shocking lack of racial diversity

One MP called the revelations an example of “social apartheid”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

How this Labour MP plans to end protests outside abortion clinics

“Nobody should feel uncomfortable accessing services or going about their daily routines.”

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Moya Crockett
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People

Diane Abbott calls for end to abuse of BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg

“Why – just because she is a woman journalist – does she get that level of abuse?”

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Moya Crockett
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“We should all be angry that Laura Kuenssberg needs a bodyguard”

The BBC's political editor needs protection because of misogyny, pure and simple

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Ellie Mae O’Hagan
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Life

The powerful reason a photo of a new mum and her nurse is going viral

“I'll never forget the faces of the nurses who followed me into the bathroom after delivering each baby.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

This is why we’re debating women-only train carriages again

Didn’t we already cover this one?

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Moya Crockett
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Elle Griffiths
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Tories cheer after blocking Labour bid to raise emergency services pay

Social media users found the response crass given recent events

Life

Theresa May plummets in favourability polls

The Conservative leader now ranks as -34 in the polls

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Jasmine Andersson
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