UK Politics

  • Visible Women

    Why 120 of the world’s most important female MPs are gathering in London today

    In the words of Theresa May: “A woman’s place is in elected office.”

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    “Why British women should be inspired by the results of the US midterms”

    They happened on the other side of the world – but the US midterm elections can teach us an important lesson about women and politics.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Forget Brexit, this sign about Geri Halliwell is what’s really dividing voters

    Don't mess with Geri

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
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  • Life

    These 7 steps would help stamp out street harassment, according to MPs

    The Women and Equalities Committee is calling on the government to do much, much more to end the harassment of women and girls.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    Stylist unveils brand new political TV show: Women of the House

    Watch the first episode – featuring MPs Jess Phillips, Hannah Bardell and Kemi Badenoch – right here

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Opinion

    A suicide prevention minister won't solve the mental health crisis

    Woefully inadequate funding for mental health services is the real taboo we need to tackle.

    Posted by
    Heidi Scrimgeour
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    Opinion

    The unsettling experience of watching American politics as a British woman

    It’s comforting to believe that women would never be treated like Christine Blasey Ford in the UK. But is it really true?

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    From stuntwomen to equal pay strikers: the women making waves this week

    Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    Why it matters that MP Jo Swinson took her baby into a Commons debate

    The Lib Dem deputy leader is the first MP ever to attend a Commons debate with a baby in tow.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Long Reads

    ‘The media ran me out of politics, but I won’t be silenced anymore’

    A former government special advisor, who left her position due to harassment from the media, shares her story

    Posted by
    Emily Poole
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