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  • People

    This female politician just expertly schooled the Trump administration on free coronavirus testing

  • People

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just addressed those presidential rumours in the most inspiring way

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    Life

    The government has officially scrapped the tampon tax – but there are still concerns to discuss

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
People

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just shut down a male politician who joked about coronavirus

Nobody gets to make wisecracks in poor taste on her watch.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has no time for Donald Trump's racist taunts
People

Everyone’s mad at Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez because of one, tiny tweet

AOC dared to celebrate Elizabeth Warren’s comedic dancing on Saturday Night Live and the trolls could not cope.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Layla Moran
People

Why Layla Moran’s decision to run as Liberal Democrat leader is so important

The Oxford West and Abingdon MP announced her decision to stand for Liberal Democrat leader during her appearance on Sky News’ Sophy Ridge on Sunday.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

What Hillary said to Bill when he told her about Monica Lewinsky

The Clintons are opening up about the 1998 scandal in a new documentary.

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Jessica Rapana
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Alicia Lutes
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Elizabeth Warren out of presidential race: why is being a woman never enough?

Male authority is always preferred because it’s all we’ve ever known, says US writer Alicia Lutes

Jess Phillips online abuse
People

Jess Phillips wants us to know the names of women killed by domestic violence

“I saw the sirens and heard the roar, and knew I would have to read out her name.”

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Hollie Richardson
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IVF fertility Twitter thread
Life

This MP has a personal message for every woman who worries about fertility and IVF

“I want to say to these women that you are not alone…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Elizabeth Warren during a speech in front of an American flag
Opinion

Elizabeth Warren, a grown woman, can decide for herself whether to drop out of the race

Hey Twitter, stop telling the Democratic presidential candidate what to do.

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Jessica Rapana
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Emily Maitlis on Newsnight
Life

How Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis became the internet’s favourite political reporter

From Brexit side eye to pressing Prince Andrew.

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Hollie Richardson
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Former congresswoman Katie Hill
People

This US politician was forced to resign after her nudes were leaked – now she is writing a book

Katie Hill’s resignation speech went viral last year, and she still has a lot more to say.

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Jessica Rapana
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Lisa Nandy Labour leadership candidate.
People

Lisa Nandy talks bad landlords, social media anxiety and Britney Spears

The Labour leadership candidate tells Stylist what she’d do for women in the UK if elected – and shares her love of “uncool” 90s pop.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Yes, Elizabeth Warren was “angry” at the Democratic debate – we all are

She took down Bloomberg, raised hundreds of thousands in donations and silenced her critics.

People

Running for office? This company will dress you for your campaign free of charge

Dress to impress.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Yes, you’re damn right Stacey Abrams wants to be vice president

When asked about her dream to make it to The White House, the politician’s response was crystal clear.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Why feminist politicians in the US are calling for men to have vasectomies

It’s to do with the controversial abortion ban being implemented in Alabama.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

After losing big in New Hampshire, could Elizabeth Warren still become president?

The New Hampshire primary did not end well for this potential candidate. Here is how she can move her campaign forward.

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Emily Reynolds
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Dawn Butler, Marsha de Cordova and Bell Ribeiro-Addy on The Victoria Derbyshire Show.
People

3 female MPs call out “racial bias” in a powerful response to being mislabelled

Dawn Butler, Marsha de Cordova and Bell Ribeiro-Addy gave an interview on The Victoria Derbyshire Show.

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Hollie Richardson
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stella creasy baby
People

“Am I appropriately dressed?” asks Question Time female audience member

Stella Creasy had a clear response, but it was aimed at Piers Morgan.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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The BBC just confused Marsha de Cordova for another MP, and it’s really not OK

Dawn Butler had to call out the mistake.

Breastfeeding in public.
Life

Brexit distracted us from an important breastfeeding photo that is inspiring change

Female MPs could soon be breastfeeding in the commons.

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Hollie Richardson
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