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Life

Why are women MPs still having to choose between politics and parenthood?

Labour MP Stella Creasy has had to “beg” for maternity cover while pregnant. It’s a stark reminder of how the UK’s antiquated political system fails female MPs.

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Moya Crockett
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Ministers just rejected a 1p tax that would tackle the UK’s fast fashion problem

“Our insatiable appetite for clothes comes with a huge social and environmental price tag.”

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Moya Crockett
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Murdered Labour MP Jo Cox
Visible Women

Three years after her death, Jo Cox’s feminist legacy lives on

On the third anniversary of the Labour MP’s murder, she is still empowering women in a tangible way.

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Life

Why Francesca Martinez’s viral Question Time video on disability can’t go ignored

Martinez said the government has “blood on their hands” over its treatment of people living with a disability.

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How feminist are the Tory leadership candidates, really?

Most of the politicians vying to be the UK’s next PM claim to be feminists. Stylist investigates whether their records back that up.

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People

Who is Jo Swinson, the Liberal Democrats’ newest leadership contender?

The party’s deputy leader has announced her candidacy in the leadership race, but who is she, and what does she stand for?

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Lauren Geall
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Sweden's Green party members watch EU election results come in
Life

Politics of hope? Green wave sweeps Europe in EU election results

Amid the ongoing Brexit fallout, a new vision is forming

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Anna Brech
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Jess Phillips online abuse
Life

Nigel Farage’s milkshake isn’t funny; it’s more serious than rape threats

Well, that's how it’s being treated...

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Hollie Richardson
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BBC presenter Emily Maitlis
People

Emily Maitlis is the BBC presenter who interrupts guests the most during political interviews

The Newsnight host outflanks her combative colleague John Humphrys

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Anna Brech
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Women's Equality Party leader Mandu Reid
Visible Women

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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People

How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is influencing UK politics

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has conquered everyone's hearts, and now she's influencing UK politicians too

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Hannah Mendelsohn
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Who is Penny Mordaunt, Britain’s first female defence secretary?

Penny Mordaunt has just been appointed Britain's first ever Defence Secretary, but who is she and what does she stand for?

Northern Ireland abortion law pro-choice activists
Life

Why Northern Ireland’s abortion laws must be changed by Theresa May’s government

According to a major new report by the Women and Equalities Committee.

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Moya Crockett
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Lyra McKee, journalist murdered in Londonderry
Visible Women

Remembering Lyra McKee, a courageous woman killed while doing her job

Northern Irish journalist Lyra McKee was shot dead during riots in Londonderry on Thursday. We should never forget her name.

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Moya Crockett
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Greta Thunberg
Visible Women

Climate activist Greta Thunberg has an important message for UK politicians

The 16-year-old Swedish eco activist is due to meet with politicians in London this week.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Wales just struck a major blow against period poverty in the UK

The Welsh government has announced a scheme addressing period poverty in schools. It’s a reminder that feminist activism can make a difference

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Moya Crockett
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Marian Keyes
People

Marian Keyes is not impressed by David Cameron releasing his memoirs

“What will it be called? I F***ed Up Great Britain Because I Was Scared of Boris?”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Upskirting is now officially a criminal offence in the UK

“This is just the beginning. Please raise your voice and report if you are a victim or if you see someone become one.”

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

Over 100 experts have signed an open letter arguing that women’s organisations should benefit from the tampon tax.

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“Why it matters that Newsnight is getting an all-female presenting team”

Some of the UK’s biggest political TV programmes are now helmed by women – and that’s worth celebrating.

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