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A woman holds a sign that reads "Abortion is healthcare"

19 powerful images from yesterday’s Women’s March for abortion rights

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Lauren Geall
  • Britney Spears fans celebrate outside the courtroom in Los Angeles
    Celebrity

    Britney Spears’ father has officially been suspended as her conservator

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    TV

    88 ridiculously good TV box sets to curl up with this autumn

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    News

    R Kelly faces life in prison after being found guilty of sex trafficking in abuse trial

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A woman campaigning in Texas
News

This viral tweet highlights how draconian Texas’ 6-week abortion ban really is

The law came into effect on Wednesday.

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Lauren Geall
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No More Lonely Friends: the viral internet community could be bringing its meetups to the UK
News

This woman’s post about having “no more lonely friends” went viral – now it’s spreading to the UK

The movement has sparked a series of IRL meet-up events across the US.

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Amy Beecham
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Gossip Girl Reboot fashion
Entertainment

The hotly anticipated Gossip Girl reboot just got its UK premiere date

Here's everything you need to know about the new series.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Paul Rudd on the red carpet in 2019
People

Paul Rudd shuts down intrusive anti-ageing questions in the best possible way

Print this, laminate it and hand it to the next person who says “you look so young – what’s your secret?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Why the hell do we keep forcing women to “deny” that they’re pregnant?

Paris Hilton is the latest in a long line of women to be dogged by unfounded pregnancy rumours, and we’ve honestly had enough.

Jodie Comer in The Last Duel
Entertainment

Jodie Comer and Adam Driver in a medieval movie? Yes please

Watch the trailer that everybody is talking about.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Zaila Avant-garde
News

Zaila Avant-garde is the spelling bee champion who everybody is talking about

Even Barack Obama is massively impressed.

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Hollie Richardson
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Christina Aguilera
News

Christina Aguilera just shared strong words about the Britney Spears conservatorship battle

“Every woman must have the right to her own body...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Derek Chauvin sentenced
News

How the world reacted to Derek Chauvin’s sentence for the murder of George Floyd

George Floyd's siblings gave emotional responses to the sentencing.

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Florie Mwanza
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Dr. Jill Biden is proving she's a force to be reckoned with
Fashion

Dr Jill Biden’s fashion choices at the G7 summit prove she’s a force to be reckoned with

It’s sartorial statements aplenty in St. Ives.

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Naomi May
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 23: People march in honor of George Floyd on May 23, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The National Action Network and members of George Floyd's family hosted an inaugural remembrance to honor the life of Floyd, who was killed by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, 2020. Chauvin has since been convicted of multiple murder counts in Floyds death. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)
Life

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

White people need to be better allies, that much is clear. So how can they do that?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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Michelle Obama’s retirement plans are as inspirational as you’d expect

“I’ve been telling my daughters I’m moving toward retirement right now...”

Podcasts
Podcasts

19 podcasts that focus on compelling discussions around race

Because we are all part of this conversation.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

AOC on surviving sexual assault, trauma and the “tactics of abusers”

She has shared her story on Instagram.

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Hollie Richardson
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Biden Harris Inauguration
Politics

US Presidential Inauguration: the 8 most memorable moments you missed

History has been made once more – Donald Trump is out, and President Joe Biden is in.

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Charley Ross
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Kamala Harris’ nieces are genuinely the best thing on Instagram
Politics

Kamala Harris’ nieces are genuinely the best thing on Instagram

We’re obsessed with Meena Harris’ Instagram feed, and how proud her daughters are of their Auntie Kamala.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kamala Harris
People

What is vice president-elect Kamala Harris’ stance on the issues that matter to women?

She is the first woman of colour elected US vice president.

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Hannah-Rose Yee and Hollie Richardson
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Politics

“If Biden wins, we can't stop fighting and if Trump wins, we must stay hopeful”

A young Black activist in the US looks ahead to the results of this year's polarising presidential election and says her work must continue no matter who wins.

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Olivia Pace
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Jennifer Barton
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“As an American in the UK, watching the US election unfold makes me feel nervous and hopeful”

An American who moved to London for love explains why, even though she loves her adopted home, when presidential elections roll round she longs to be in the US.

Donald Trump
Politics

“I voted for Trump in 2016, but I won’t be doing that this time”

As the polarising US Presidential election campaign approaches its denouement, a young American who voted for Trump in 2016 tells us why she changed her mind

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Katy Harrington
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