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    People

    “We need to talk about those viral Julia Roberts photos”

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    Visible Women

    “Stop telling Greta Thunberg to smile: she has every right to be angry”

  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry statement: the pair recently toured South Africa.
    Opinion

    “We need to talk about those Meghan Markle pregnancy rumours”

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Careers

“I tried to leave work on time for a whole month. This is what happened…”

The impossible dream, or a manageable task? Stylist’s Sarah Biddlecombe gives it a go...

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Long Reads

“Climate change deniers, pay attention: this is the evidence you’ve been looking for”

Returning to her former home in the Arctic after 20 years away, one woman was stunned to discover how climate change had altered the landscape.

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Bathsheba Demut
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Long Reads

We asked 50 women about smear tests. The answers were unexpected

“Who knew your cervix could move around so much and then hide at the worst possible moment?”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Miley Cyrus won't apologise for er past mistakes, and nor should she
Opinion

Miley Cyrus is teaching us all a valuable lesson in owning who you are

She won't apologise for her past and we should all endeavour to do the same.

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Almara Abgarian
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Hannah Price
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Think smear tests are difficult? For some women, they’re near impossible

We need to make this procedure inclusive for all women.

Opinion

“Boris Johnson isn’t interested in holding aggressive men to account”

The PM has dropped the inquiry into Mark Field, the Tory MP who violently grabbed a female protester. It’s a telling indicator of where his priorities lie.

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Moya Crockett
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Fergie’s response to those Princess Eugenie pregnancy reports is beyond brilliant
Opinion

Fergie’s response to those Princess Eugenie pregnancy reports is beyond brilliant

“Princess Eugenie may or may not be pregnant. Either way, it’s none of our f**king business.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Priti Patel
Opinion

“No, Boris Johnson’s new cabinet is not a step forward for representation”

“Priti Patel and Sajid Javid are not examples of what Asian people can achieve. This is not a great moment of representation for Asians.”

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Sarah Shaffi
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Kate Middleton really isn’t here for those ageist Botox rumours – and can you blame her?
People

Kate Middleton really isn’t here for those ageist Botox rumours – and can you blame her?

Kensington Palace has responded to Instagram’s sexist ageing commentary with a rare public statement.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Opinion

“Why Mark Field should be removed as an MP for grabbing a female activist by the neck”

The Women’s Equality Party are calling for the suspended minister to be removed as an MP.

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Harriet Williamson
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Long Reads

Why you should stop listening to your friends’ opinions, and speak to strangers instead

Think you know how you feel about Brexit, Trump and climate change? Think again...

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Trish Hall
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Kayleigh Dray
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“Yes, Meghan Markle might wear hair extensions – so the f**k what?”

The Duchess of Sussex is being slated for wearing hair extensions, because people are legitimately awful.

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Opinion

“The time for debate is over. Now, we all need to act on transgender hate crimes”

“The 81% rise in transgender hate crimes is a wake-up call that very boring, ordinary people are being hurt, abused, harassed and killed,” says Juno Dawson.

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Juno Dawson
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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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Long Reads

“Why Mindy Kaling’s Ms Marvel news is such a big deal”

“I want to see superheroes that reflect the world I live in”

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

Why now is the time to express your opinions online

Go forth and send that tweet.

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Sam Wolfson
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Opinion

People are obsessed with relationship age gaps - but only when the woman is older

Almara Abgarian explains why there is still a double standard when it comes to dating.

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Almara Abgarian
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Long Reads

What it was really like to be a part of the Ford Dagenham strike

"People were so surprised that women were going out and fighting for themselves."

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Sarah Shaffi
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Game of Thrones: we need to talk about the show’s diversity problem

Actress Nathalie Emmanuel knows the show is lacking.

People

Why Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s baby means so much to people of dual heritage

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s baby is the first mixed-race child to be openly born into the royal family. To people of dual heritage, that means a great deal

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Rachelle Pouplier
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