The German chancellor's plan for a partial ban of the full-face veil is a clearly political move, which will do more to harm those women who wear it than protect them.
The government suggested a change in its position following the #czarnyprotest, saying the women had “taught us humility”.
"To everyone else my mental illness made me more female than ever: fragile, weak, unfit even to offer an accurate account of my innermost experiences."
As we commemorate the Battle of Cable Street, it's important to recognise the role women played – and their legacy today.
Strong links between the pill and depression have confirmed what many women have long suspected. So why are female contraceptives still so rubbish – and when will they finally get on with male ones?
Two writers present the arguments for and against.
This new movement normalises women by focusing on their bodies, warts and all.
Marina Benjamin on the curious logic of modern identity politics.
Adding a more human element to the sexual education syllabus could stop teens turning to porn.
We don’t know if Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s parenting styles clashed, but we do know how childcare can shift a relationship’s dynamic – particularly along gender lines.
The new children's wing of the Corbyn-supporting movement blurs the boundaries between public and private activism in a way that is long overdue.
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