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    Why are hardly any women’s charities being supported by the tampon tax?

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    Why the government’s pledge to end period poverty is so vitally important

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    “India has scrapped its tampon tax. Why are we still paying it in the UK?”

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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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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 3/5/18

    Revelations about where your tampon tax money is going, #MeToo chaos in the Nobel Literature Prize, and more

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    Finally, there's some good news about the tampon tax

    Don't get too excited - it's not still not been abolished

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    Megan Murray
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  • Life

    When will the tampon tax finally be abolished?

    When you can expect to see the back of this ridiculous tax

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    Megan Murray
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  • People

    The most inspiring moments from the #FreePeriods march

    Hundreds of activists took to the streets to campaign for free period products

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    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    MPs are now insisting Boots lowers the cost of emergency contraception

    These politicians are as annoyed as the rest of us

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    Harriet Little
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  • Life

    Your tampon tax is going to fund an anti-abortion charity

    Your tampon tax is going to fund an anti-abortion charity

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Life

    Another UK supermarket has agreed to pay the tampon tax for customers

    Following on from Tesco’s recent announcement

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    UK supermarket becomes first to pay tampon tax for its customers

    From now on, tampons, pads and other sanitary products will be 5% cheaper.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Surprise! Your tampon tax money is funding an anti-abortion charity

    Not quite what you had in mind?

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Family celebrate girl’s first period in a very unique way

    “My family is super extra”

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Beauty

    At last, tampon tax set to be scrapped after EU deal

    After months of petitioning, viral parody campaigns and women bleeding in front of parliament in protest...

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    Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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