Care work isn’t going anywhere – and it’s about time we recognised which half of the population is doing it, unpaid.
The narrative of the fallen abuser is all too familiar: the ruined life that matters is the man’s rather than the woman he raped, hit or killed.
The toll exerted by caring – and how little a capitalist society values such a vital activity – should be one of the key issues for feminism.
An excerpt from Bare Reality, a project to further understanding of how women really feel about their breasts, and how they really look.
Melissa Benn reviews two new books about remarkable 20th-century women – from Emmeline Pankhurst to Marilyn Monroe.
With her speech at the UN, the actress has taken a new role – that of public feminist. The threats to leak nude photos of her online that followed shortly after are sadly not an unusual example of how women who speak out are treated.
Reading Roxane Gay comes as a relief – as being involved in feminism can sometimes feel more like voluntarily climbing into the stocks than participating in a social movement.
Our children’s toy choices tell us something not just about how they see themselves, but how they see the world we’re creating for them.
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