Opinion

Woman on Blue Monday

“Why the concept of Blue Monday damages our understanding of mental health”

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
  • sick day
    Opinion

    This is the hidden danger of refusing to take a sick day

  • January birthday
    Life

    Is January really the worst time of year to have a birthday?

  • little women film
    Books

    “Am I the only person in the world who hates Little Women?”

Latest Stories

Boris Johnson’s comments about single mothers have gone viral, but what do they really tell us about our PM?
People

“Why we can’t ignore Boris Johnson’s comments about single mothers”

The prime minister said that something needs to be done to “restore women’s desire to be married”. Yes, really.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Opinion

TI’s daughter has responded to his comments, reminding us why the hymen is still a feminist issue

Deyjah Harris has made her feelings about her father's remarks clear.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
Opinion

“We need to talk about these new Meghan Markle pregnancy rumours”

The tabloids have started up the royal baby rumour mill again – but there’s a dark subtext to the reports.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
Published
group chat friendship
Long Reads

How group chat is changing the dynamic of our friendships

We're more connected than ever, but are the constant notifications just another source of stress that's causing us to check out?

Posted by
Katie Bishop
Published
Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published

Going through a quarter life crisis? Here’s why it could be great for your career

Most millennials will experience a quarter life crisis. Here's why that can be a good thing.

Opinion

“Why do people still need to come out in 2019?”

For LGBT individuals, coming out definitely isn't a one-off event.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
Published
Julia Roberts
People

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

Let’s get one thing straight: having legs is not the same as flaunting them.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Greta Thunberg UN speech smile
Visible Women

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

Powerful men have told Greta Thunberg to “cheer up” – but she doesn’t owe her smile to anyone.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
how to leave work on time work life balance
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...

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
climate change polar bear deaths arctic
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.

Posted by
Bathsheba Demut
Published
cervical cancer screening
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?”

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Posted by
Almara Abgarian
Published

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.

Life

Think smear tests are difficult? For some women, they’re near impossible

We need to make this procedure inclusive for all women.

Posted by
Hannah Price
Published
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.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
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.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
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.”

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published
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.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
mark field
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.

Posted by
Harriet Williamson
Published
Posted by
Trish Hall
Published

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...

“Yes, Meghan Markle wears hair extensions – so the f**k what?”
Beauty

“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.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published