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Abortion bans: how Margaret Atwood predicted America’s future in The Handmaid’s Tale

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  • Margaret Atwood’s The Edible Woman is getting The Handmaid’s Tale treatment
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    Margaret Atwood’s The Edible Woman is getting The Handmaid’s Tale treatment

    The author’s debut novel is being adapted for television – and it already sounds amazing!

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  • Yvonne Strahovski’s Serena Joy in The Handmaid's Tale season 3
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    Why they made this big change to Serena Joy in The Handmaid’s Tale

    And what it really means for season three

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  • The Handmaid’s Tale season 3: Alexis Bledel as Emily / Ofglen
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    Handmaid’s Tale fans, here’s what really happens to Ofglen in the book

    Alexis Bledel’s character will return in the third series – but what will she do with baby Nicole? And will she help lead the resistance against Gilead?

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    Samira Wiley teases what’s next for Moira in The Handmaid’s Tale

    “Some of the most extraordinary things happen under trauma, to human beings in general, but specifically to women in this show,” says Wiley.

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    Handmaid’s Tale fans, this changes EVERYTHING we thought we knew about Gilead

    Resistance knows no borders.

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  • THE HANDMAID'S TALE -- "First Blood" -- Episode 206 -- Offred finds unexpected allies and obstacles in her search for a way to protect Hannah. The Commander prepares for the dedication of a new Red Center. Nick struggles with his new position. Serena Joy (Yvonne Strahovski), shown. (Photo by: George Kraychyk/Hulu)
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    The Handmaid’s Tale: the real life events that inspired Margaret Atwood’s dystopian drama

    Think Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale is fictional? Think again.

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    The Handmaid’s Tale 3: what will happen in the third series of the dystopic nightmare

    Warning: this article contains spoilers for The Handmaid’s Tale.

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    The Handmaid’s Tale season 3 trailer teases an explosive new alliance

    Are you ready to get on board with June’s revolution?

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    The Handmaid’s Tale season 3: why June’s revenge plans may hurt the ones she loves most

    “If I was going to try to hurt Gilead, the first thing I might do is kill all the Handmaids,” teases Bruce Miller.

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  • The Handmaid's Tale sequel, The Testaments, confirmed
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    Your first look at Margaret Atwood’s sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale

    The Testaments is set 15 years after Offred’s final scene in The Handmaid’s Tale, and is inspired by modern-day America

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    This “sexy” Handmaid’s Tale costume has sparked fury on social media

    The Handmaid's Tale is dark, but this inappropriate Halloween costume is even darker

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    This incredible online writing course is now taught by Margaret Atwood

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  • Elisabeth Moss as June in The Handmaid's Tale finale
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    The Handmaid’s Tale recap: understanding June’s shocking decision

    The second season of The Handmaid’s Tale has ended on a massive cliffhanger - but what does it all mean?

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    Margaret Atwood describes Argentina’s abortion laws as “slavery”

    “Enforce childbirth if you wish, Argentina, but at least call that enforcing what it is. It is slavery.”

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    The Handmaid’s Tale: we just found out how June’s story will end – and it’s pretty shocking

    Still hoping for a happy ending, Handmaid’s Tale fans?

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    The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Eden just became the show’s most dangerous character

    Warning: this article contains spoilers for the second season of The Handmaid’s Tale

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    The Handmaid’s Tale recap: the heartbreaking ‘death’ of June Osbourne

    Warning: this article contains spoilers for the second season of The Handmaid’s Tale

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    The Handmaid’s Tale recap: what will happen to June now?

    After the most intense episode of The Handmaid’s Tale so far, we ask: what the f**k happens now?

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    Margaret Atwood on why women will inherit climate change

    “This isn’t climate change – it’s everything change.”

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    Margaret Atwood discusses having no say in The Handmaid’s Tale TV series

    “None of this was in any way under my control. Even if I had thrown a tantrum and said you can’t do this”

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