Women

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Online safety bill needs tougher rules on misogyny, say peers
Nicky Morgan and other Tory peers plan amendment to boost Ofcom’s powers to penalise social media firms

Tobi Thomas

04, Feb, 2023 @1:29 PM

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High court overrules Bournemouth’s unlimited strip club policy
Judge rules Bournemouth, Christchuch and Poole council unreasonable to dismiss women’s safety concerns as ‘moralistic’

Jane Clinton

03, Feb, 2023 @8:00 PM

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For many women, wearing a hijab is not a matter of choice | Letters
Letters: Azadeh Salour, Phil West and Bonnie Pomfret respond to Rabina Khan’s article addressing the stereotypes around wearing the hijab

03, Feb, 2023 @5:18 PM

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Bill to extend maternity protections passes in House of Commons
If bill goes through Lords, firms cannot make women redundant from moment pregnancy disclosed until child is 18 months

Alexandra Topping

03, Feb, 2023 @1:48 PM

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‘Treat rape victims like heroes’: the survivor changing voyeurism laws
Emily Hunt felt powerless after CPS failed to charge man who filmed her naked and asleep. Now she advises UK government on sexual assault

Alexandra Topping

03, Feb, 2023 @1:29 PM

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‘Watch this creep’: the women exposing gym harassment on TikTok
The hashtag ‘gym weirdos’ has received nearly 2m views as women covertly record their experiences

Alaina Demopoulos

02, Feb, 2023 @6:00 AM

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I proudly wear a hijab. Forget the stereotypes – it’s a sign of style and strength | Rabina Khan
Today’s Muslim women have revolutionised the narrative of the hijab, says writer Rabina Khan

Rabina Khan

01, Feb, 2023 @10:00 AM

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Gillian Anderson on why she is collecting sexual fantasies: ‘Women enjoy as rich an erotic life as men’
Nancy Friday’s bestseller, My Secret Garden, divulged women’s deepest desires in the 70s. Now the star of Sex Education is exploring where our imaginations are taking us today

Gillian Anderson

01, Feb, 2023 @8:30 AM

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Self-care is important – but we shouldn’t mistake it for feminist action | Zoya Patel
As long as there is a big gap between the women who have the most freedoms, and those with the least, our work as feminists is not over

Zoya Patel

01, Feb, 2023 @1:02 AM

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US report finds women remain underrepresented and stereotyped in music
The Annenberg study shows the biggest discrepancies are in production and sound engineering and artists are failing commitments to redress the balance

Shaad D'Souza

31, Jan, 2023 @6:35 PM

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Hello, dolly: meet the Barbie fans getting ready for a fabulous year
It is 63 years since Barbie first appeared – a blonde in kitten heels with a 39in bust. Now, she’s about to star in her own film. Enthusiasts and academics reveal how the doll became an unlikely beacon for feminists and the liberal left

Sally Howard

29, Jan, 2023 @12:00 PM

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Forget Andrew Tate – what about the host of misogynists in Labour’s ranks? | Catherine Bennett
The transgender debate seems to offer many proudly progressive men a licence to insult women who disagree with them

Catherine Bennett

28, Jan, 2023 @7:00 PM

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