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Carry on screaming: why letting it all out, especially for women, can make you calmer and happier
Women are always being told to control their emotions, but releasing them is far more important. Behavioural scientist Pragya Agarwal testifies that there’s nothing like a good scream

Pragya Agarwal

02, Oct, 2022 @12:00 PM

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If Labour is truly the party of equality, it wouldn’t shut down the trans debate | Sonia Sodha
The party sent the wrong message in denying a platform to a gender-critical group

Sonia Sodha

02, Oct, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Faster times, record numbers: the science of running marathons as an older person
The number of veteran runners is on the up and they’re leaving the times of their predecessors for dust

Hannah Devlin Science correspondent

30, Sep, 2022 @12:34 PM

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‘A sea of positivity’: older women boost London Marathon numbers
Pandemic, daily pressures and Paula Radcliffe cited as reasons for 65% rise in over-50 female runners

Amelia Hill

30, Sep, 2022 @10:21 AM

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Thursday briefing: Tehran faces a season of dissent - and the Bank of England acts in the UK
In today’s newsletter: Extraordinary protests have lit up Iran after a Kurdish woman died in police custody. Chowra Makaremi walks us through what it all means – and if this could be how the country’s theocracy ends

Nimo Omer

29, Sep, 2022 @5:44 AM

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Italy’s Giorgia Meloni denies she is anti-women as credentials questioned
Far-right leader posted sexualised clip of herself during election campaign, favours curbs on abortion and is against ‘pink quotas’

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

29, Sep, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Why has Britain fallen in love with Botox? There is only one way to find out ...
Increasing numbers of people are using the cosmetic treatment and they are happy to admit it. But what does it feel like to freeze your forehead, does anyone notice – and can it change how you feel about yourself?

Zoe Williams

28, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Women fleeing domestic violence should never face homelessness | Letters
Letters: Having a secure home is vital to ensuring women and children are able to escape harm, writes Niki Scordi

Letters

26, Sep, 2022 @5:04 PM

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US anti-abortion extremists are already waging war on IVF | Arwa Mahdawi
Republicans have made it very clear that they aren’t going to stop at abortion: they’re coming for birth control and fertility treatments

Arwa Mahdawi

24, Sep, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Why do I pick fights with my husband? Because I want a happy marriage | Emma Beddington
The right kind of argument can apparently bring couples closer together. Is bickering about the bread bin a good start, writes Guardian columnist Emma Beddington

Emma Beddington

18, Sep, 2022 @1:00 PM

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A shopping guide to the best … women’s cardigans
A staple in the changing weather, the humble cardigan is perfect for late summer/early autumn. Here are the best to buy, rent or thrift

Melanie Wilkinson

16, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Terri Lyne Carrington on her mission to correct jazz history: ‘Women don’t get called geniuses enough’
The best-known book of jazz standards contains 399 pieces written by men and just one by a woman. With the all-female New Standards, the pioneering drummer-bandleader is undoing the idea of jazz as a boys’ club

Kate Hutchinson

15, Sep, 2022 @2:00 PM

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