February 19, 2020

Caped crusader: who is the real target of Natalie Portman's reply to Rose McGowan? | Catherine Shoard

Under fire for ‘tassel campaigning’ at the Oscars, Portman showed restraint and defiance in her riposte – plus mindful respect for women colleagues It’s hard to […]
February 19, 2020

Why the battle over trans rights is a minefield for Labour | Gaby Hinsliff

A pledge supported by three of the four leadership candidates has exposed a faultline running through the party This is a story about how politics fails. […]
February 18, 2020

Fighting the tyranny of ‘niceness’: why we need difficult women

Today’s thumbs-up, thumbs-down approach to feminism is boring and reductive. It is time to embrace complexity Difficult. It’s a word that rests on a knife-edge: when […]
February 18, 2020

Male makeup signals a move away from rigid gender roles – but there's a catch | Arwa Mahdawi

Male body image issues are on the rise and studies suggest men are as likely to be insecure about their appearance as women Sign up for […]