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US President Donald Trump boards Air Force One

What’s the deal with the second Trump impeachment, and will it really make a difference?

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Natalie Gil
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    “On edge, elated and exhausted”: American women react to the US presidential election results

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Politics

Why Stacey Abrams is the real hero of the 2020 US election

But it’s not up to Black women to save the world.

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Moya Crockett
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News

28 tweets that tell the story of last night’s US election rollercoaster (and it’s not over yet)

Twitter was on fire as the counting began across America. There was hope, worry, dismay, then hope again. Here are 28 tweets that sum up the drama.

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Katy Harrington
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People

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe faces return to prison

British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was imprisoned in Tehran in 2016 under charges of spying and conspiracy.

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Charley Ross
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News

#ENDSARS: one woman’s must-read eyewitness account from the frontline in Nigeria

Police brutality in Nigeria – read director of ActionAid Nigeria, Ene Obi's frontline eye-witness account

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Natalie Gil
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Moya Crockett
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It was a grim week for reproductive rights. Here’s what you missed

From Poland to the US, this week was a reminder that abortion rights are never guaranteed.

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People

Black British activists share their hopes for the future

Spotlighting the leading voices for change with some wise words for a better future

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Victoria Sanusi
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Taiwo Owatemi MP
Politics

Why Taiwo Owatemi’s powerful speech on feeding families is going viral

It comes after yesterday’s debate around extending free school meals.

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Hollie Richardson
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Opinion

A Black fire: Grenfell and racism’s impact on a community tragedy

"It really does something to the psyche to be shown time and again, how much your government doesn’t care about your community"

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Idman Omar
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EndSARS protestors in Nigeria
Politics

This how you can help the #EndSARS movement from the UK

Everything you need to know about what's going on in Nigeria.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

This is how Black women in the UK are really feeling

We asked Black women in the UK to tell us what they think, feel and want right now.

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Jazmin Kopotsha
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People

Hope, positivity and power: “What I learned when I met Black Lives Matter’s Alicia Garza”

Stylist magazine's guest editor and Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza on what drives her to keep going.

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Jazmin Kopotsha
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Lauren Geall
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13 times Jacinda Ardern showed the world what good leadership looks like

As the New Zealand prime minister wins her second term in office, we look back at the most iconic moments of her political career so far.

“Sad, angry, frustrated”: reactions to London moving into Covid Tier 2 lockdown
News

“Sad, angry, frustrated”: 11 reactions to the Covid Tier 2 and Tier 3 lockdowns

The government has announced that millions of people up and down the country will face tougher coronavirus restrictions. Here’s how we reacted to the news.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Roadkill: Helen McCrory
TV

Line of Duty fans: the BBC’s next big political thriller is for you

Roadkill stars Helen McCrory and Hugh Laurie.

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Hollie Richardson
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misogyny hate crime
Life

Women in England and Wales can help make misogyny a hate crime from today

And you can do it by sharing your own experiences of gender-based crime.

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Moya Crockett
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Lockdown rules: Group of young women sitting in restaurant and making selfie. All wear face mask. New normal concept.
Opinion

How lockdown rules put a literal price on maintaining friendships

“I can’t meet up with my family at home, but I can go to the pub. What gives?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Politics

“Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death makes me fear for America’s future”

We've lost an inimitable trailblazer – and everything is at stake.

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Meriam Ahari
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Martin Lewis
Life

We need to talk about this clip of an 11-year-old girl asking Martin Lewis about money

“I’m kind of just worried to pay university tuition...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Charlotte Proudman
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“I’m a human rights barrister – and this case made me question the UK’s approach to FGM”

Barrister Charlotte Proudman discusses the case of an 11-year-old girl at risk of deportation from the UK, despite facing FGM in her home country.

Contraceptive services failing in England
Life

Contraceptive services in England are seriously struggling – and MPs are calling for change

It’s not all in our heads: contraceptive services really are failing us.

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Moya Crockett
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