Gender identity is now embedded in many people’s self-perception, as well as in day-to-day bureaucracy.
As a woman gets older, she is made to feel ashamed for her sexuality – something that enables the likes of Jason Lawrance, match.com rapist, to prey upon her.
Only women are asked to choose between being our bodies and being a person.
There must be a middle ground between finding menstruation disgusting and finding it self-defining, politically impressive or worth spending half your salary on. It’s just a period. It’s normal.
The government must do more to prevent women being shut out, says Sue Nye.
I have to confess, Joplin's singing had always set me on edge. But seeing the way she struggled to be free made me love her.
When we pander to make feminism more palatable, we ignore the unpalatable truths of patriarchy.
The far more revolutionary campaign, of course, would be one that wanted boys to be allowed to wear skirts, too.
It's simply a matter of will.
We still aren’t talking enough about what supposedly civilised men actually do to women in prostitution.
Women demonstrate outside the Home Office in solidarity with refugee women who come to the UK.
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