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“What does the Policing Bill really mean for us?”: how the legislation will affect our rights

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

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    How to become an activist and make the change you want to see in the world

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    How hashtags have played a crucial role in Black women’s activism online

  • Belly Mujinga: Tens of thousands of people gather in Hyde Park to protest against the abuse of the rights of Black people across the world and to call for an end to systemic racism and police brutality on 03 June, 2020
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    Over a million people have signed the ‘Justice for Belly Mujinga’ petition

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Ellen Pompeo wants to know why police are carrying machine guns at anti-racism protests

“At the Women’s March, there were no machine guns. At Pride marches, there were no machine guns. But the Black Lives Matter march? Machine guns everywhere.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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How to support the Black Lives Matter movement if you can’t attend a protest

Add your voice to the anti-racism movement by taking action.

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Lauren Geall
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Blackout Tuesday: write to your MP.
Life

Posted a black square? Write to your MP next – here’s how

Here are the demands we should make to our local MP.

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Hollie Richardson
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People hold placards as they join a spontaneous Black Lives Matter march through central London to protest the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and in support of the demonstrations in North America on May 31, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.
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The most powerful photos from London’s anti-racism protest

Thousands of people have marched across the city in protest after George Floyd’s death at the hands of a white police officer.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Joe Biden’s advisor took down a protestor at his rally – proving not all heroes wear capes

“Who needs secret service when you have Symone Sanders?”

Misbehaviour: Keira Knightley as Sally Alexander
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Keira Knightley knows why you don’t want to see her new film

Think you know what Misbehaviour is about? Think again.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Women's March in London
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Women’s March 2020: Everything you need to know

Today’s Women’s March is all about inclusivity

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Harriet Marsden
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US Open: Serena Williams reacts after defeating Petra Martic during the fourth round of the 2019 US Open
People

The most powerful feminist moments of 2019

This emotionally-charged video will definitely inspire you to keep fighting the good feminist fight.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sally Field had this important message to share before being arrested

She joined Jane Fonda on Friday.

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Hollie Richardson
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“Stop calling Greta Thunberg an ‘inspiration’ – it’s more damaging than you realise”

The teenage climate activist has rejected an environmental award, and for good reason.

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Lauren Geall
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Jane Fonda being arrested for protesting against climate change in Washington DC.
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The internet is in love with this video of Jane Fonda accepting a BAFTA award while being arrested

“Thank you! I’m sorry I’m not there!” the actor shouted over the shoulders of the police.

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Lauren Geall
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Global climate strike: Everything you need to know about today’s protest

Today, thousands of people around the world will walk out of work to protest global warming. Here’s what you need to know about joining them.

A group of women protesting and holding a sign that reads: "Islamophobia is not freedom"
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Female activists praised for defiant protest against France’s burkini ban

Women from the rights group Alliance Cityoenne dressed in burkinis and went for a swim in Grenoble.

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Almara Abgarian
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Tiffany Haddish is taking a powerful stance against anti-abortion legislation in Georgia

Now that Georgia has passed its “heartbeat” abortion bill into law, more than 50 stars, producers and writers have refused to work in the state.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Switzerland's women are marching for equality and we're all behind them

“We rise up against racism, sexism, homophobia and transphobia”

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Chloe Gray
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Sudan crisis: This is why everyone has a blue profile picture on social media right now

#BlueForSudan shows the positive power of social media.

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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This video of a protester interrupting Kamala Harris isn't harmless, it's terrifying

For many women, watching this video is chilling.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The brilliant reason so many women are sharing banana selfies on Instagram

#Bananaselfie

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Hollie Richardson
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Stylist editor-in-chief joins Emma Watson to demand protection for women’s rights activists

Some 76 women have asked governments around the world to increase the support for women’s rights organisations and activists speaking out against injustice

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Catch up on all the action from the 2019 #March4Women – as it happened

Couldn’t make it to the #March4Women event on Sunday? Check out Stylist’s live blog here.

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