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Social housing tenants forced to live in overcrowded conditions due to gross undersupply of new homes

“A hopeless situation”: the reality of the social housing crisis for women and children

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Amy Beecham
  • Tokyo 2020: Team GB rower Helen Glover shares inspirational message after missing out on medal at Tokyo 2020
    Strong Women

    Why everyone needs to hear Helen Glover’s words on “trying and failing” after making Olympic history

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    Ruth Madeley details how a taxi driver took her wheelchair – and police “didn’t log the incident”

  • Carer Kiri Williams
    Careers

    “Emotional, stressful and badly paid” – the reality of working as a carer today

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Defaced Mural Of Marcus Rashford Repaired By The Artist In Manchester
Opinion

A love letter to the Black kings and queens of Britain

"The UK as we know it would be nothing without all of us”.

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Zaila Avant-garde is the spelling bee champion who everybody is talking about

Even Barack Obama is massively impressed.

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Hollie Richardson
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“I refuse to give him that power”: Bibaa Henry & Nicole Smallman’s mother responds to murder verdict

She spoke about forgiveness in an emotional interview.

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Hollie Richardson
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Policing Bill: an amendment to criminalise the act of kerb crawling has been blocked by MPs
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“My heart was pounding”: women share their experiences of kerb crawling as MPs block ban

The Policing Bill going through Parliament could have criminalised the “absolutely frightening” act of kerb crawling

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Robyn Vinter
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Why we should all be concerned about the controversial new Policing Bill and what it means for us

There have been widespread calls to #KillTheBill for months, but despite all the protests MPs voted in favour of the bill.

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Twitter reacts brilliantly to the sexist commentary around Emma Raducanu’s Wimbledon withdrawal

“Is there anything more annoying than a man telling a woman she’s not hurt she’s just emotional?”

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Amy Beecham
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“We had to apply to stay in our home”: what today’s EU settled status deadline really means

Huge numbers of Europeans settled here have still not yet applied for settled status, many face a backlog and are anxious about their futures.

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Robyn Vinter
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How the world reacted to Derek Chauvin’s sentence for the murder of George Floyd

George Floyd's siblings gave emotional responses to the sentencing.

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Florie Mwanza
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The secret apps that hack your texts, calls and photos without your permission

One in 10 people who have been in a romantic relationship admitted to using stalkerware or creepware to keep tabs on a partner.

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Amy Beecham
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Life

‘Photo dumping’ is the chill Instagram trend we can finally get on board with

“It brings a little authenticity back”

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Hollie Richardson
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 23: People march in honor of George Floyd on May 23, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The National Action Network and members of George Floyd's family hosted an inaugural remembrance to honor the life of Floyd, who was killed by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, 2020. Chauvin has since been convicted of multiple murder counts in Floyds death. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)
Life

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

White people need to be better allies, that much is clear. So how can they do that?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Gemma McSherry
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How digital stalking is affecting women – from Instagram to Apple Pay

New findings show that since the beginning of the pandemic there has been a substantial increase in stalking.

A health worker inoculates a woman with a dose of the Covishield Covid-19 coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination centre in New Delhi on May 6, 2021.
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A frontline worker in India on how Covid-19 is devastating women and girls

As the deadly second wave of Covid-19 rages on, Stylist talks to women on the frontline about what is being done to tackle the crisis.

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Natalie Gil
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What you need to know about India’s deadly second wave of coronavirus

With over 18 million people with coronavirus, India is currently experiencing a deadly second wave of Covid-19. How did the situation become so dire?

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Natalie Gil
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Housing

The sinister reason so many renters are forced to live in dangerous conditions

A new report by Shelter reveals over a third of private renters in the UK are living in poor and often dangerous conditions.

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Amy Beecham
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Books

Normal People fans, here’s your first look at Sally Rooney’s new book

Here’s everything we know about Beautiful World, Where Are you.

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Hollie Richardson
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Politics

Nazanin Zhagari-Ratcliffe has appeared in court in Iran to face fresh charges

The British-Iranian aid worker is now awaiting a verdict.

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Lauren Geall
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The intense debate about women’s safety happening on Twitter right now

Street harassment is not illegal in the UK, yet, but women want to change that.

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Katy Harrington
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H&M x Simone Rocha collection is on sale now, but you’ll need to be fast

Spring is looking all kinds of pretty.

Ruby revenge porn spokesperson
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“What happened when my private Facebook pictures became revenge porn”

Meet Ruby, a 28 year-old revenge porn victims calling for legal reform

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Eve Livingston
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