UK Politics

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  • Labour leadership results
    People

    The Labour leadership result has been announced, and it’s more important now than ever

  • Nurse coronavirus PPE mask
    Opinion

    Matt Hancock says ‘four doctors and some nurses’ have died from Covid-19

  • Samira Ahmed
    People

    Remarkable Women Awards: Samira Ahmed wins Glass Ceiling Award

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Private renting during coronavirus.
Life

Privately renting during coronavirus? This is the latest expert advice

Here’s the latest news for tenants and landlords.

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Hollie Richardson
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Tampon tax
Life

The government has officially scrapped the tampon tax – but there are still concerns to discuss

What will happen to the Tampon Tax Fund?

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Hollie Richardson
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Boris Johnson
People

Boris Johnson just told a female student we don’t live in a patriarchy

The system of male dominance in the UK “has changed a huge amount”, apparently.

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Hollie Richardson
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Jess Phillips online abuse
People

Jess Phillips wants us to know the names of women killed by domestic violence

“I saw the sirens and heard the roar, and knew I would have to read out her name.”

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Hollie Richardson
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This MP has a personal message for every woman who worries about fertility and IVF

“I want to say to these women that you are not alone…”

Boris Johnson
People

A group of schoolgirls just grilled Boris Johnson – this is how he answered

“Do you believe that the patriarchy is still prevalent in today’s society?”

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Hollie Richardson
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Labour Leadership: Keir Starmer talks to Stylist.
People

“I’m not doing this for women, I’m doing it with them,” says Keir Starmer

The Labour MP on feminism, appointing a female cabinet and his love for Paddington 2.

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Lisa Nandy Labour leadership candidate.
People

Lisa Nandy talks bad landlords, social media anxiety and Britney Spears

The Labour leadership candidate tells Stylist what she’d do for women in the UK if elected – and shares her love of “uncool” 90s pop.

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Hollie Richardson
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Domestic Abuse Bill UK 2019
Life

Judges are being called out for dismissing rape claims in a powerful letter

The way judges deal with rape and abuse in family cases is “outdated”.

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Hollie Richardson
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NURSE
Life

Care workers are being called “low-skilled”, and that’s not OK

People are pointing out that carers don't get the recognition they deserve.

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Hollie Richardson
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Opinion

Protests outside abortion clinics are getting worse. Politicians must take action

The government has refused to introduce buffer zones on a national level – but this weekend’s protests show how essential they are.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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It’s time to get angry about the UK’s contraception scandal

I know how distressing it is to not be able to access the contraception you need. It’s time politicians took notice.

stella creasy baby
People

“Am I appropriately dressed?” asks Question Time female audience member

Stella Creasy had a clear response, but it was aimed at Piers Morgan.

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Hollie Richardson
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Brexit
Life

Brexit: these viral messages are the reminders we all need right now

The UK has left the European Union.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lisa Nandy, Rebecca Long-Bailey, Emily Thornberry
Life

These three women have secured nominations to be Labour leader

Will one of them replace Jeremy Corbyn?

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Hollie Richardson
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Jess Phillips Brexit
People

Jess Phillips quits Labour leadership race with a powerful video message

Lisa Nandy, Rebecca Long-Bailey and Emily Thornberry are still going for leadership.

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Hollie Richardson
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Zarah Sultana
Life

Millennial MP Zarah Sultana is sounding the alarm about student loan debt

“Working-class kids are forced to take on colossal debt, while our PM went from the playing fields of Eton to a free education at Oxford.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Angela Rayner
People

Angela Rayner has a powerful message for the person who class-shamed her

They called her Vicky Pollard.

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Hollie Richardson
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Jessica Rapana
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Lib Dem MP Layla Moran has come out as pansexual, and no she’s not worried about her career

“Parliament is a weird, backwards place”

stella creasy baby
People

This video of Stella Creasy and her baby in parliament is such an important watch

Ellie Reeves and Kemi Badenoch also took their babies.

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Hollie Richardson
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