Misogyny

Man shows off his ‘lady drawer’ to the women of Twitter and they rightfully tear him down

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Megan Murray
  • Viral Twitter thread about harassment in schools.
    Life

    These disturbingly relatable classroom harassment stories have gone viral on Twitter

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    Women of Twitter brilliantly roast The Witcher critic who says “no woman can fight with swords”

  • US Open: Serena Williams reacts after defeating Petra Martic during the fourth round of the 2019 US Open
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    The most powerful feminist moments of 2019

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People

Why, in 2019, are tabloids still accusing women of ‘letting themselves go’?

As wellness coach Danni Tabor has pointed out in her now viral Instagram post, we should have moved on from this by now.

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Megan Murray
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Jo Swinson and the Liberal Democrats
Visible Women

Record levels of women to stand in December's general election

A glimmer of good news in worrying times.

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Anna Brech
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Representative Katie Hill
People

Rep. Katie Hill says double standards forced her out of Congress

The congresswoman compared her treatment to that of President Donald Trump

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Anna Brech
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Lucy Mangan

“Male feminist allies: please tell street harassers to f**k off”

After one “vile” catcalling incident too many, Lucy Mangan has a message for men everywhere.

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Lucy Mangan
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Megan Murray
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Woman expertly schools drunk rugby team who sexually harassed her on a flight

She happened to be a legal analyst who specialises in sexual harassment. Take that.

Debbie Harry
People

This sexist headline about Debbie Harry has sent the internet into uproar

Language like this is just not okay in 2019.

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Lauren Geall
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Man
Life

What it’s really like to be a man in 2019

“Is dating harder for men these days? Is life? The answer remains the same: yes.”

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Anonymous
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Life

Will misogyny finally become a hate crime in Britain in 2020?

A group of MPs are agitating to have it treated in the same way as racism and homophobia

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Hannah Keegan
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Bolsonaro Macron
People

Why do politicians think it’s cool to insult their rivals’ wives?

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has suggested his wife is better-looking than Emmanuel Macron’s. His misogyny isn’t shocking – but it is revolting.

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Moya Crockett
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Amanda Holden's Rear of the Year
Opinion

How are the Rear of the Year Awards still a thing in 2019?

Amanda Holden, Carol Vorderman and Holly Willoughby’s bottoms have all been ranked and rated, because we’re still living in the 50s, apparently.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Misogyny hate crime
Life

Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

Let’s unpack what treating misogyny as a hate crime would really mean for women in England and Wales. Spoiler: no one’s getting arrested for wolf whistling.

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Moya Crockett
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Megan Murray
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Halsey knew exactly what to say to Miley Cyrus’ homophobic Twitter troll

"You shouldn't date bi people"

Life

Misogynist claims women shouldn’t wear lipstick to work, is promptly schooled by Twitter

We can't believe we're still dealing with this in 2019.

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Megan Murray
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Life

This taxi driver’s viral post is a lesson on how men can be better allies to women in danger

Attention all men, this is how to be an ally to women.

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Megan Murray
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Lady Gaga gives a masterclass in shutting down sexist questions.
Life

This Lady Gaga interview is a masterclass in shutting down sexists

Right from the start of career, Lady Gaga has been making important points about sexism in pop music.

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Aiden Wynn
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Caster Semenya has been told she must take suppressants if she wants to compete
Opinion

Caster Semenya faces another obstacle in her fight for the rights of women athletes

Caster Semenya forced to miss world championships as IAAF ruling upheld

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Aiden Wynn
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Woman poses wearing T shirt reading 'Shut Up'
Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “Why I'm sick of being patronised by cutesy pyjamas”

Our columnist has had it with those belittling clothing slogans

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Lucy Mangan
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Black and white retro photo of screaming woman
Life

The grossly sexist ads we can’t believe exist in the 21st century

From a sexist Easter egg to a deeply offensive Protein World poster, these adverts all made headlines for the wrong reasons...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Megan Murray
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This misogynist’s guide on ‘how to keep a man’ is so bad, even men are apologising for him

We're not sure you're prepared for the rage you're about to feel

How Stranger Things’ Hopper became the ultimate example of toxic masculinity
People

Is Stranger Things’ Hopper the ultimate example of toxic masculinity?

Evan Rachel Wood really isn’t here for Hopper’s ‘Friend Zone’ narrative in Netflix’s Stranger Things – and her tweets have gone viral.

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