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    Books

    Actor and comedian Katy Wix on her complex relationship with food growing up

  • A woman with mental health issues
    Mental Health

    “I was sectioned for my mental health as the UK went into lockdown”

  • Woman's holding hands up, with writing on palm that reads: hands off my Hijab
    Women

    #HandsOffMyHijab: 8 powerful protest photos by and for young Muslim women

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TV

The Serpent star Jenna Coleman cast in historic TV role

The actor will lead the show, named The War Rooms.

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Charley Ross
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Health

Black women lose babies too, so why is no one talking about it?

One woman shares her story of miscarrying her child at 18 weeks.

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Almaz Ohene
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Books

Why should Black women work “twice as hard for half as much”?

Read an extract from author Sophie Williams' ultimate guide for Black women at work.

Posted by
Sophie Williams
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Celebrity

Why Sharon Stone’s story about Britney Spears is so heartbreaking

This tells us so much about what it’s like to be a young woman in the media spotlight.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Luvvie Ajayi Jones
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How to live life being more authentically yourself every day

Author Luvvie Ajayi Jones believes fear is holding us all back. Here, she explains why we have got to be truthful with ourselves and others.

People

4 inspiring women pushing boundaries that you should know about

Meet the women questioning the status quo

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Health

The Black Maternity Scandal – Twitter reacts to the Dispatches documentary

Stylist speaks to one of the women featured in Channel 4's new must-watch documentary about the Black maternity scandal happening in Britain today

Posted by
Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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Life

14 women on how lockdown has changed their lives, one year on

“Lockdown was supposed to be a one-time sacrifice to regain normality.”

Posted by
Florie Mwanza and Katy Harrington
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Long Reads

“We have the right to be free from fear”: what will actually keep women safe in public spaces?

From education to criminal justice reform, experts share their ideas for making women safer on the streets.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
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Careers

“I felt second-rate”: stats show discrimination against trans people at work is getting worse

Over a third of trans employees have experienced workplace discrimination in the last five years.

Posted by
Eve Livingston
Published
Relationships

Exploring the ‘couples’ identity trap’ – and how to avoid it

"You kind of lose who you are because you feel like in a relationship that’s what you should do."

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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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Millie Gooch
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How did we let wine become the third wheel in our friendships?

Is wine the glue holding female friendships together or is that a falsehood popular culture is selling us?

Flowers at Clapham Bandstand for Sarah Everard
Politics

Reclaim These Streets in pictures: powerful images from the candlelit vigil

Crowds gathered at Clapham Common last night to pay their respects to Sarah Everard and all women lost to violence.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
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Relationships

What Mother’s Day is like when you and your mum are not close

Today is Mother's Day, and it can feel inescapable at that this time of year especially if you and your mum aren't close.

Posted by
Michele Theil
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Careers

Do you find it hard to ask about promotions at work? The ‘entitlement gap’ could be to blame

A new study suggests that social conditioning could be to play in holding women’s careers back.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Wellbeing

“For lots of us, lockdown has been a time of sexual self-discovery”

Sex recession? What sex recession?

Posted by
Meena Alexander
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People

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...”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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News

“What happened when my private Facebook pictures became revenge porn”

Meet Ruby, a 28 year-old revenge porn victims calling for legal reform

Posted by
Eve Livingston
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Isabelle Jani-Friend
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“My mum died when I was a baby, now I wear her clothes to feel close to her”

How rediscovering her mother's old clothes allowed one 23-year old woman to get to know the mum she lost at birth.

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Women

This is the most important issue facing UK women right now

Data shared exclusively with Stylist reveals what UK women see as the biggest barriers to equality.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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