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Candy Ferocity’s fate on Pose reminds us that trans women of colour are in deadly danger every day

Candy Ferocity may be gone, but she certainly won't be forgotten.

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Christobel Hastings
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NSPCC staff have written a letter in support of Munroe Bergdorf.
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NSPCC staff speak out in support of Munroe Bergdorf

Staff say they feel "embarrassment and shame" over charity's decision.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Munroe Bergdorf has accused the NSPCC of bowing to anti-LGBT hate and transphobia.
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Why Munroe Bergdorf has accused the NSPCC of “bowing down” to transphobia

The activist says the charity has failed to stand up for the trans community.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Women’s Equality Party leader Mandu Reid on class, childcare and going after UKIP

The new leader of the Women’s Equality Party tells Stylist how she plans to navigate the choppy waters of politics and feminism.

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Moya Crockett
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Rhyannon Styles
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Rhyannon Styles on why society needs to make space for trans identities

While progress has been made with trans rights, society still has a way to go

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Everything you need to know about being a good LGTBQIA+ ally

For LGBT History Month 2019, Crystal Rasmussen writes on the true power of being an ally

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Crystal Rasmussen
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Visible Women

10 queer female icons we should remember this LGBT History Month

From Audre Lorde to Marsha P Johnson, these women owned their identities in the face of discrimination.

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Moya Crockett and Sarah Shaffi
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Make-up isn’t trivial. For these 4 women, it was life-changing

An acid attack survivor, a trans activist, a woman who escaped domestic abuse and a cancer patient discuss the healing power of beauty products

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Kate Faithfull-Williams
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People

My feminist icon: Sofie Hagen reveals why Travis Alabanza inspires her the most

“If I had known someone like them when I was a teenager, everything would have looked different”

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Sofie Hagen
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People

Halsey isn't here for those Victoria's Secret transphobic comments

The singer performed in their annual fashion show, but she has since spoken out about the brand's treatment of trans people.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Why it’s important we all have our say on the Gender Recognition Act

Friday 19 October is the last day you can respond to the government’s GRA consultation. Here’s why it matters

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Moya Crockett
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Anna Brech
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Do we need to rethink our use of the word "guys"?

We all say it - but some people feel it's wrong

Opinion

“Why the casting of TV's first transgender superhero is so important”

The casting of Nicole Maines in Supergirl is something we should all be celebrating

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Juno Dawson
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Life

Why lesbian women are sharing messages of solidarity with trans people

The hashtag #LWithTheT began trending after controversial events at Pride in London.

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Moya Crockett
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Munroe Bergdorf: Call yourself an LGBT ally? Here’s what you’re missing

"People think that because they don’t experience discrimination, it must not be happening. But ignorance is bliss."

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Munroe Bergdorf
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Stella Duffy: Pride shouldn't forget those who risked their lives to make it happen

"We are nowhere near as diverse, as inclusive as we ought to be"

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Stella Duffy
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“Why Pride is about so much more than rainbows and glitter”

Brands need to stop jumping on the bandwagon to make cash

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Emily Reynolds
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 13/4/18

Thai women fight sexist victim-blaming, indigenous trans women find community in Colombia, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 9/4/18

Trans women given OK to race in Boston Marathon, Northern Irish council debates abortion pills, and more

Life

A transgender woman is suing Tinder for deleting her account

"I don't think the company understands trans people and they don't appreciate how we may represent ourselves"

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Emily Reynolds
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