US Politics

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
    Life

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to Democratic debate, and wins a standing ovation

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
    People

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is redefining what LGBTQ+ equality really looks like

  • Elizabeth Warren
    Life

    “Elizabeth Warren's straight-talking inspired me to speak my mind - and you should do the same”

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Life

These politicians were asked about their heroes. Their answers say a lot about sexism

Where are all the women?

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Christobel Hastings
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
People

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s best and most brutal Twitter clapbacks

You have to get up pretty early in the morning to get one over AOC.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Abortion bans: how Margaret Atwood predicted America’s future in The Handmaid’s Tale

The parallels between Atwood's Gilead and Trump's United States are disturbing.

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Jean Hannah Edelstein
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Abortion Law in America
Life

Trump’s cruel abortion ban for immigrant teens has finally been overturned

The ACLU, who brought the case to court on behalf of several pregnant teens in custody, called the policy a “blatant abuse of power.”

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Christobel Hastings
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Christobel Hastings
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just expertly called Donald Trump's bluff on Twitter

AOC wasn't taking Trump's spin on impeachment.

People

Tiffany Haddish is taking a powerful stance against anti-abortion legislation in Georgia

Now that Georgia has passed its “heartbeat” abortion bill into law, more than 50 stars, producers and writers have refused to work in the state.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Abortion law: Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are ready to fight for women's rights - here's how

The Planned Parenthood forum is the first presidential event focused on women's health

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Christobel Hastings
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Abortion law protesters
Life

Texas abortion ban: All-male council just unanimously voted to ban abortions

The city of Waskom declared itself a "sanctuary of the unborn"

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Christobel Hastings
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Ivanka Trump
People

Ivanka Trump just announced another women's empowerment initiative

The First daughter says she's 'laser-focused' on getting women involved in peace processes

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Christobel Hastings
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Women suffragette
Visible Women

The story of the American suffragette movement is also the story of the UK’s fight

100 years after the US Women’s Voting Rights Amendment was passed, we remember the events that helped shape the movement.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
People

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t owe any man a debate – so stop asking her

The congresswoman is being inundated with invitations to debate presidential hopefuls. But she doesn’t owe them anything.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Elizabeth Warren just perfectly summed up why abortion should be government funded

What is the Hyde Amendment, and why is it so dangerous for women?

Abortion protests
Life

UN commissioner says US abortion laws are 'torture'

'This is a crisis. It's a crisis directed at women.'

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Christobel Hastings
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Busy Phillips speaks about her abortion
Life

Busy Philipps superbly sums up why it isn’t brave to share our abortion stories

“My abortion should not even matter”

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

Why are people boycotting Netflix?

The reason is completely unfounded.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Abortion law protesters
Long Reads

How New York, Illinois and Nevada are fighting to protect abortion rights

"We’re not going back to coat hangers, we’re not going back to dying. We’re not going back."

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Kamala Harris
People

This video of a protester interrupting Kamala Harris isn't harmless, it's terrifying

For many women, watching this video is chilling.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Meghan Markle and Donald Trump
Life

Meghan Markle just received the ultimate praise from Donald Trump

He's reacted to comments made by the Duchess in 2016

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Hollie Richardson
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s response to a sexist former boss is truly epic

When a manager from her bartending days tried to do something despicable, AOC wouldn’t stand for it.

Abortion protests
Long Reads

Louisiana just voted to ban abortion. How can the Heartbeat Bill be stopped?

Another American state has passed draconian abortion law reforms. How can the Heartbeat Bill be defeated?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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