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The fascinating legacy of male impersonators, the gender rebels that history forgot

From Victorian music halls to American vaudeville, male impersonation was a woman's world.

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Christobel Hastings
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Best historical fiction by women.
Books

Incredible reads based on true-life tales

Unmissable historical books from Hilary Mantel to Yaa Gyasi.

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Francesca Brown
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Jo Swinson and the Liberal Democrats
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Record levels of women to stand in December's general election

A glimmer of good news in worrying times.

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Anna Brech
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Best war books about female heroes
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The best books about female heroes of the World Wars

The stories of women including Noor Inayat Khan and Martha Gellhorn.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Moya Crockett
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“I fought Northern Ireland’s restrictive abortion law in the courts – and won”

Sarah Ewart, who successfully proved that Northern Ireland’s abortion law breaches the UK’s human rights commitments, shares her story with Stylist.

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Hailee Steinfeld is a serious rebel in the new trailer for Dickinson

“I do what I want, I go where I want”.

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Moya Crockett
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Your 2020 Feminist Calendar: parties, panels and exhibitions celebrating the sisterhood

Celebrate, educate and get irate at these feminist events in 2020

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Stylist Team
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These are the feminist pioneers receiving their medical degrees 150 years after they enrolled

The posthumous awards will honour the first female students enrolled at any UK university.

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Lauren Geall
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Murdered Labour MP Jo Cox
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Three years after her death, Jo Cox’s feminist legacy lives on

On the third anniversary of the Labour MP’s murder, she is still empowering women in a tangible way.

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Catherine Anderson
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People

At long last, the first sculpture of 1920s female football star Lily Parr is unveiled

Moulding the future.

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Christobel Hastings
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Three women talk about working in the space industry.
Life

Three young women on reaching for the stars, and finding space

Inspiration for any woman wanting to go to space.

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Richard Ginger
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Moya Crockett
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One year after Ireland’s abortion referendum, we asked women how life has changed

Pro-choice activists, a politician and a doctor reflect on the highs and lows of the last 12 months.

Suranne Jones in Gentleman Jack
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Gentleman Jack fans, the show has already been confirmed for a second season

The new episodes will once again draw their storylines from Anne Lister's secret diaries.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Men taking credit for women's work
People

What is the Matilda Effect?

The Matilda Effect refers to the shocking erasure of female achievement from history, predominantly in science

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Chloe Gray
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From climate change to democracy: how women became the driving force for change

Women, we get the job done.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Jacinda Ardern
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How Jacinda Ardern paid tribute to Jo Cox in her most recent speech

“There is more that unites us than divides us.”

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Moya Crockett
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greta thunberg
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All hail Greta Thunberg, the teenager who makes me want to be a better adult

I thought I was doing enough in the fight against climate change. I was wrong.

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Moya Crockett
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Lyra McKee, journalist murdered in Londonderry
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Remembering Lyra McKee, a courageous woman killed while doing her job

Northern Irish journalist Lyra McKee was shot dead during riots in Londonderry on Thursday. We should never forget her name.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg has an important message for UK politicians

The 16-year-old Swedish eco activist is due to meet with politicians in London this week.

Mary Anning
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Why an 11-year-old girl is fighting for a statue of this forgotten scientist

Mary Anning died in 1847 – but she was a palaeontologist pioneer in the UK.

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Moya Crockett
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