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Michelle Keegan pregnancy rumours

Michelle Keegan just had to defend herself for not having a baby yet again, and it’s not OK

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    What it’s really like to be a man in 2019

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    This woman’s response to the suggestion that women aren’t strong enough to be firefighters is iconic

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    BBC journalist Steph McGovern has apologised for calling out Boris Johnson’s sexist remark

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Katherine Ryan just perfectly summed up the sexist reason she doesn’t have her own show

Her razor sharp wit strikes again, but there's an important message about sexism in her latest Twitter quip.

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These directors have no time for the “women on stage aren't funny” trope

They've have had enough of being expected to validate their space on stage.

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Life

The best female-fronted and directed films you have to see at this year’s London Film Festival

Not only does this year's festival boast more female-directed films than any other, they look bloody fantastic.

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Jo Swinson calls out Boris Johnson for using “girly swot” as an insult

It's been a bad week for Boris.

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Shay Mitchell’s boyfriend just mansplained childbirth to her, and the internet is not happy

Take a seat, Matte Babel.

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Twitter thinks the word vagina is “vulgar, obscene and distasteful”, according to this thread

It’s 2019 and women still need to explain that vagina is not a dirty word

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Why do politicians think it’s cool to insult their rivals’ wives?

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has suggested his wife is better-looking than Emmanuel Macron’s. His misogyny isn’t shocking – but it is revolting.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

This study proves we still have so much wrong about female sexuality

Sexual equality is a cornerstone of gender parity

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Chloe Gray
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Life

Taylor Swift expertly takes on The Man in her new album

Taylor Swift is tired of double standards and she’s making sure the world knows it.

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Almara Abgarian
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People

Kelly Clarkson’s best Twitter takedowns: from body-shaming trolls to Michelle Obama bullies

Please be seated for the roast.

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Christobel Hastings
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Fern Brady Everyday Sexism Comebacks
People

These comedian-approved comebacks will arm you in the fight against everyday sexism

Get ready to laugh.

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How are the Rear of the Year Awards still a thing in 2019?

Amanda Holden, Carol Vorderman and Holly Willoughby’s bottoms have all been ranked and rated, because we’re still living in the 50s, apparently.

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People

Carol Vorderman’s response to this ageist remark was truly iconic

Handled like a true queen.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Megan Rapinoe knows exactly how women can start to take up space, and we’re so here for it

The USWNT star isn't afraid to use her voice to speak truth to power.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

Former NASA intern expertly shuts down Hinge match who asked whether she was the receptionist

Her epic response has, understandably, taken Twitter by storm.

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Megan Murray
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Climate change: “Why are women taking on the burden of saving the planet?”

Startling statistics suggest that an eco gender gap is threatening our chances of a sustainable future.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

This reporter was told to not “look too Latina” at a White House dinner, whatever that means

"Think Ivanka Trump, ok?"

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

Let’s unpack what treating misogyny as a hate crime would really mean for women in England and Wales. Spoiler: no one’s getting arrested for wolf whistling.

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Moya Crockett
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Emma Watson just shared the “two minutes of hope” that we all need today

She streamed a fascinating chat about feminism.

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Carol Vorderman just got a haircut, and some people think that’s an invitation to harass her

Some of the comments are truly vile.

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