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Young woman at climate change protest holding a placard with the words "There is no planet B"

US students accuse school authorities of silencing them on climate change

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Almara Abgarian
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Students told to submit dresses for approval ahead of school dance

“These are the roots of rape culture, frankly”

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Amy Swales
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Are black girls being forced to grow up too fast?

A study has shown that black girls as young as five are seen as more adult than their white peers

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Kemi Alemoru
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Teens take high school’s rules on bra straps and vest tops to task

Because knowing that girls have shoulders and underwear is just too much to handle

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Amy Swales
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MP suggests banning veil to give Muslim girls “freedom of choice”

Let that sink in for a moment.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Girl is expelled after asking to play on the boys’ basketball team

Twelve-year-old Sydney Phillips had fought to be allowed to play basketball at school.

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Teenage girls are being targeted as the next generation of UK spies

Social media-savvy? You might have what it takes to be a secret agent.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

School promotes “bikini body” fitness classes for 11-year-olds

“Enough of the sexualisation”

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Anna Pollitt
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Stop telling schoolgirls that their uniforms are "distracting"

Now students in New Zealand are being told that their skirts negatively impact boys and male teachers. Enough already

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Moya Crockett
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