No matter how odd her pronouncements about Julian Assange or the Scottish referendum are, we must never forget that once – with The Beauty Myth – Wolf identified a conspiracy that is real: patriarchy.
A new report suggests that women are lost to a potential career in engineering at the age of 16, when A-level and vocational subject choices are made – More needs to be done to challenge society’s clichéd attitudes and expectations of “masculine” and “feminine” career paths.
Sexualising young girls to sell clothes sends the message that all females, regardless of their age or developmental maturity, are fair sexual game.
The myth of the “poor ex-husband” persists, even though the evidence shows that women and children are too often the victims of post-divorce inequality.
Most audience members are female, but actresses and female writers are having a tough time.
Melissa Benn reviews two new books about remarkable 20th-century women – from Emmeline Pankhurst to Marilyn Monroe.
As part of National Work-Life Balance Week, we’re all being encouraged only to work our contracted hours today. But what if you don’t want a “work-life balance”, you just want a life?
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.
Emma Watson aims to tackle gender inequality through the launch of a new global feminist initiative called “HeForShe”. The campaign aims to recruit 1 billion boys and men to become global advocates for women's rights.
Bonnie McFarlane on why her new film, Women Aren’t Funny, is tackling some very serious subjects.