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    Life

    Commuters aren’t happy about the proposed snacking on public transport ban

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    Life

    Watch the powerful moment this MP shared her domestic abuse story in parliament

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Boris Johnson
People

This chilling viral tweet by an MP’s daughter is an essential read for Boris Johnson

Yvette Cooper's daughter fears for her mum's life

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Hollie Richardson
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CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - JUNE 14: Portrait of Gina Miller Before addressing the Cambridge Union Society on June 14, 2017 in Cambridge, England. (Photo by Chris Williamson/Getty Images)
People

“Don’t let people erase Gina Miller’s role in making UK history”

Why was Gina Miller’s role ignored in this historic political moment?

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Soraya Bouazzaoui
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Murdered Labour MP Jo Cox
Life

Twitter’s reaction to Boris Johnson’s “disgraceful” Jo Cox comments speaks for the nation

He dismissed the affects of offensive, dangerous and inflammatory language.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Gina Miller: Meet the woman who defeated the government’s unlawful actions, twice

She took Boris Johnson to the Supreme Court.

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Hollie Richardson
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Moya Crockett
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Here’s everything you need to know about the domestic abuse bill right now

After dropping the domestic abuse bill, Boris Johnson has now pledged to bring it back – but its future remains uncertain. Stylist investigates.

Domestic violence
Life

Finally, the first domestic abuse commissioner has been appointed

Nicole Jacobs has announced her new role.

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Hollie Richardson
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Steph McGovern BBC
People

BBC journalist Steph McGovern has apologised for calling out Boris Johnson’s sexist remark

But why should she have to?

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Hollie Richardson
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Mel B responds to Geoffrey Boycott news
People

Mel B has a strong message about domestic abuse for Geoffrey Boycott

The Spice Girl recently opened up about the violence she faced.

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Hollie Richardson
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Jo Swinson
People

Jo Swinson calls out Boris Johnson for using “girly swot” as an insult

It's been a bad week for Boris.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Will misogyny finally become a hate crime in Britain in 2020?

A group of MPs are agitating to have it treated in the same way as racism and homophobia

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Hannah Keegan
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Placards in support of a Public Space Protection Order are placed outside the Marie Stopes Abortion Clinic by a pro-choice group on October 27, 2017 in London, England. Earlier this month, Ealing councillors voted in favour of enforcing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) to prevent anti-abortion groups from gathering outside the Marie Stopes clinic.
Life

Campaigners call on government to legislate safe zones around abortion clinics

Women seeking abortion shouldn't have to face anti-choice protesters.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Moya Crockett
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Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

Let’s unpack what treating misogyny as a hate crime would really mean for women in England and Wales. Spoiler: no one’s getting arrested for wolf whistling.

Caroline Lucas, Green Party MP
Opinion

“The glaring problem with Caroline Lucas’ all-female Brexit cabinet”

“If this is feminism, I don’t want it.”

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Meena Alexander
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Opinion

“Boris Johnson isn’t interested in holding aggressive men to account”

The PM has dropped the inquiry into Mark Field, the Tory MP who violently grabbed a female protester. It’s a telling indicator of where his priorities lie.

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Moya Crockett
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Anti Boris Johnson protest, London
Life

Boris Johnson is #NotMyPM: 6 women explain why they’re fighting back

“I’m a Muslim woman, and he has made my life and my community’s lives very unsafe.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Boris Johnson’s silence on women’s rights speaks volumes about his commitment to equality

Johnson's voting record doesn't augur well for women.

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Christobel Hastings
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Northern Ireland Bill: abortion and same-sex marriage to be extended to Northern Ireland
Life

Northern Ireland’s ban on abortion and same-sex marriage has officially been lifted

It’s a momentous day for women and LGBTQ+ people in Northern Ireland. Here’s what you need to know.

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Moya Crockett
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People

Meet Jo Swinson, the first female leader of the Liberal Democrats

The MP is working for an economy that puts the people and the planet first.

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Christobel Hastings
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Moya Crockett
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Has Theresa May gone far enough in her fight against domestic abuse?

The PM has introduced a landmark domestic abuse bill to parliament – but will she be remembered as someone who truly tackled the issue?

Stormzy at Glastonbury
Life

Stormzy at Glastonbury: Why you don’t even need to like rap music to applaud his iconic set

Pretty much everybody is talking about THAT politically charged set.

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Hollie Richardson
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