War

  • Visible Women

    How women’s football emerged from the munitions factories of WWI

    Read the untold story of the women who stepped into the mens’ shoes in the factories and on the football pitch, too.

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
    Published
  • Books

    Why Kate Atkinson’s Transcription is your must-read novel for Autumn

    The multi award-winning author is back...

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • People

    Ahed Tamimi makes defiant speech after eight months in prison

    The Palestinian teen was jailed for slapping two Israeli soldiers

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Long Reads

    “Why we should never forget the Holocaust”

    Research shows 22% of millennials have never heard of the Holocaust

    Posted by
    Deborah Cicurel
    Published
  • Long Reads

    Survivors of rape warfare talk about their experiences

    “Some of my friends have turned their back on me but I don’t feel any fear in my life any more.”

    Posted by
    Louise Court
    Published
  • Visible Women

    The incredible true story of ballerina Michaela DePrince

    Madonna is set to make a film about the dancer’s journey from war orphan to star ballerina.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    100 years of women in the army: what it's really like on the frontline

    A former sergeant shares her story, from finding out she was pregnant in Afghanistan to witnessing death

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Life

    The Instagrammers capturing an alternate vision of war-torn Syria

    Young creatives search for meaning outside conflict

    Posted by
    Anna Brech
    Published
  • Life

    Female ISIS survivors on love, grief and the power of endurance

    These Yezidi women escaped ISIS. Photographer Benjamin Eagle hears their stories.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    The seven-year-old Syrian girl tweeting from Aleppo is safe

    Bana al-Abed is among a group of children evacuated from war-torn east Aleppo on Monday.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published