Upskirting

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

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    Life

    Upskirting law: this is what to do if you are a victim

  • Life

    Upskirting is now officially a criminal offence in the UK

  • People

    Upskirting activist Gina Martin has one message for Christopher Chope

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‘I was upskirted. I spoke out. This is what happened’

Gina Martin reveals what her anti-upskirting campaign taught her about the power of speaking out

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Gina Martin
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Finally, upskirting will now be a UK criminal offence

And it’s all thanks to upskirting activist Gina Martin.

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Upskirting activist Gina Martin explains what it’s really like to organise a national campaign

“I decided I could either get angry or change things”

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Let’s celebrate the women who broke boundaries, pushed for change and made a difference this year.

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Everything you need to know about the new misogyny hate crime review

Why is misandry included in the review? Will wolf-whistling become a crime? Find out here.

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Lucy Mangan: “Why I’m done with male fragility and bruised egos”

Lucy Mangan tells us exactly what she’s thinking.

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People

The Tory MP who blocked the upskirting bill is back to his old tricks

This time, Christopher Chope has blocked a plan to hold a women’s conference in the Commons. Because of course he has.

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Moya Crockett
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From Cynthia Nixon to Gina Martin: the woman making waves this week

When the world looks bad, you’ll find women trying to make a difference.

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“The upskirting bill is just the start. Here’s what we need to tackle next”

There are still big, gaping holes in the law - and it's time to make a change

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Sir Christopher Chope / Tory MP
People

Upskirting will not be made a crime, thanks to this 71-year-old Tory MP

Sir Christopher Chope really is a “petty” little man

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Kayleigh Dray
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