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Annie Lennox has a powerful message for “western feminists”

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Emma Watson launches free advice line to help women dealing with workplace sexual harassment

Research suggests that as many as one in two women have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

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The grossly sexist ads we can’t believe exist in the 21st century

From a sexist Easter egg to a deeply offensive Protein World poster, these adverts all made headlines for the wrong reasons...

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Busy Philipps opened up about having an abortion at 15: here’s why that’s important

“Women and doctors are in the best position to make informed decisions about what is best for them. Nobody else. Nobody.”

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Lauren Geall
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Annie Lennox’s new campaign is a powerful reminder of the true message of International Women’s Day

This 8 March, remember that there are many women for whom equal rights is not their reality

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Stylist editor-in-chief joins Emma Watson to demand protection for women’s rights activists

Some 76 women have asked governments around the world to increase the support for women’s rights organisations and activists speaking out against injustice

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The definitive feminist ranking of every single Disney princess

Because not everyone thinks a kiss from Prince Charming equals a 'happy ever after'

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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attends a Reception hosted by the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria and Mr. Anthony Howard QC at Government House Victoria on October 18, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. . The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are on their official 16-day Autumn tour visiting cities in Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
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How Meghan Markle is using her first royal tour to fight the good feminist fight

The Duchess of Sussex’s schedule has attracted a huge amount of interest – and for good reason

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Kayleigh Dray
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Why women swallowed abortion pills in protest in Northern Ireland

Robots used by the activists distributed the pills.

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Susan Devaney
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This limited edition red lipstick supports female empowerment

A red lipstick with even more clout than usual

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Jacqueline Kilikita
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Watch: Michelle Obama delivers the speech we all needed to hear in 2018

“I was one of those girls”

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Susan Devaney
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Life

Us too: it’s time to make every Harvey Weinstein feel small

Half the world accepted abuse as part of their life and the other half walked around blind

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Anna Fielding
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Northern Irish women to be given free access to abortions in England

It currently costs up to £900 to have a termination in some parts of the UK

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Trump-backed bill banning abortion past 20 weeks passes House vote

The White House “strongly supports” the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

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Amy Swales
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These are all the things women in Saudi can't do

Women can now drive, but the fight for equality continues…

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World celebrates as Saudi Arabia finally agrees to let women drive

#SaudiWomenCanDrive has broken the internet, for all the right reasons

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Trump rates Angelina Jolie and Anne Hathaway in newly released tapes

“I don’t think she’s got good skin. I don’t think she’s got a great face.”

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“The real reason we should all be upset about Uber”

Grow up: your bank balance really isn’t what’s at stake here

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Kayleigh Dray
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Instagram project reminds us to stay outraged over sexual harassment

It may happen every day, but that doesn’t mean we should put up with it

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Megan Murray
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‘Not having sex with your husband is abuse,’ insists Malaysian MP

The MP previously said nine-year-old girls were "physically ready" for marriage

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New law cracks down on domestic violence by UK citizens overseas

Legislation will show perpetrators "there is nowhere to hide"

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