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“MPs are having to delay childbirth for the Brexit vote – and that’s not OK”

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    4 female MPs on what it’s really like to be a woman in parliament

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    “Making misogyny a hate crime won’t be enough to stamp out street harassment”

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Female MP makes ground-breaking move by discussing her period in parliament

Scottish Labour's Danielle Rowley got real about period poverty in a revolutionary way

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Megan Murray
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Visible Women

The true story of the Irish rebel who became our first female MP

Revolutionary, countess and politician: Constance Markievicz is this week’s Forgotten Woman.

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Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 30/4/18

Cannes Film Festival launches sexual assault helpline, MP Penny Mordaunt adds women and equalities to her role and more.

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Life

This new bill is set to transform how we deal with domestic abuse

Suspects will face much harsher measures than ever before

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Megan Murray
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Sophie Walker
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“Westminster says it wants to end sexual harassment – but it’s not doing enough”

New proposals for dealing with misconduct in politics fall short of what’s needed, says Women’s Equality Party leader Sophie Walker.

Visible Women

The subtle fashion statement you probably missed at this week’s PMQs

Every front-bench politician wore an accessory with an important meaning.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Sexual harassment is an even bigger problem in Westminster than previously thought

A new report calls for major changes to how complaints are dealt with.

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Meet the modern-day suffragettes fighting for equality

From direct action in the streets to behind-the-scenes economics

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Stylist Team
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Visible Women

The best moments from Carrie Gracie’s equal pay speech to parliament

The former BBC China editor radiated controlled fury as she spoke to MPs about pay inequality.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Watch: House of Lords member quits his job in most ridiculously British way possible

You can’t fire Lord Michael Bates, because he quits…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

“Why we need to stop erasing women from history”

“2.7% of all statues in the UK are of historical, non-royal women”

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Lisa Smosarski
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Moya Crockett
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Conservatives grant themselves power to ignore parliament on Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn accused the government of “fixing majorities that the public wouldn’t give them”

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Jo Cox memorial plaque unveiled by her children in Parliament

“More in common”

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Amy Swales
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Meet the hero mum MPs breastfeeding in parliaments around the world

"It’s like any job, you've got to do what you've got to do.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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