Women

Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Under pressure: health secretary Jeremy Hunt

Health secretary should allow women to take abortion pill at home, say campaigners

Health secretary should allow women to take abortion pill at home - campaigners

'Simple measure would improve the wellbeing of women', they argue

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

May claims "major injustices still hold too many women back"

May vows to tackle 'burning injustice' of gender pay gap

May vows to tackle 'burning injustice' of gender pay gap

The Prime Minister used an article in The Telegraph to compare the pay gap to the women's suffrage campaign a century ago

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Mike Graham: 'Women think they're having a better time than men, but they're not being realistic'

Mike Graham: 'Women think they're having a better time than men, but they're not being realistic'

Mike annoys Katie with his 'typical woman' comments

The Office for National Statistics says on average women are happier than men

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Diversity: 'Women don't take on top company jobs because they're too sane', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Diversity: 'Women don't take on top company jobs because they're too sane', Julia Hartley-Brewer tells Nicky Morgan

'Women don't take on top company jobs because they're too sane', says Julia

MP Nicky Morgan is calling on financial services firms to sign a gender diversity pledge

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Labour and Tories go head to head on equality and discrimination

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Labour's Young Labour Equalities Conference has come under fire for not allowing white heterosexual able-bodied men to attend

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Funny video reverses gender roles to show everyday sexual harassment

Funny video reverses gender roles to show everyday sexual harassment

The video shows women sexually harassing men in the way you might expect men to harass women

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Victoria Beckham under fire for using 'emaciated model' in eyewear campaign

Victoria Beckham under fire for using 'emaciated model' in eyewear campaign

Victoria Beckham under fire for using 'emaciated model' in eyewear campaign

Victoria Beckham posted a photo on Instagram of model Giedre Dukauskaite wearing a pair of Victoria Beckham Eyewear frames

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Labour MP Jess Phillips reveals sexual harassment she suffered as schoolgirl

Labour MP Jess Phillips reveals sexual harassment she suffered as schoolgirl

'Men masturbated in front of me while I walked to school'

A Parliamentary inquiry is to begin on the sexual harassment of women and girls in public places

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

Women-only motor show begins in Saudi Arabia

Women-only motorshow begins in Saudi Arabia

Women-only motorshow begins in Saudi Arabia

A ban on female drivers was lifted just a few months ago

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Kevin Hart spoke about the roles of mothers and fathers during this monologue on Saturday Night Live

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Study finds women are naturally more fit than men

Study finds women are naturally more fit than men

Study finds women are naturally more fit than men

A study from the University of Waterloo in Ontario found women are able to process oxygen faster

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

Iranian female weightlifters allowed to compete internationally for first time

Iranian female weightlifters allowed to compete internationally for first time

Iranian female weightlifters allowed to compete internationally for first time

The president of Iran's weightlifting federation has said the country has 'talented female athletes'

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Man jailed for lacing woman's food and drink with male hormone at work

Man jailed for spiking woman's food and drink with male hormone at work

Man jailed for spiking woman's food and drink with male hormone at work

The male hormone reportedly caused the woman to stop menstruating, grow thicker body hair and seriously damaged her liver

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

Sarah Clarke: First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

The new Black Rod will be Sarah Clarke and she will start the role next year

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign banned

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign which featured naked women banned

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign which featured naked women banned

The adverts for Goodwin Smith Shoes featured women wearing no tops and nude underwear

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Initiations, tattoos and a ban on women - Who are the Proud Boys?

The Proud Boys: The gay-friendly pro-Trump fight club which wants to ban women

The Proud Boys: The gay-friendly pro-Trump fight club which wants to ban women

The Proud Boys is apparently 'a men’s club that meets about once a month to drink beer' and much more

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

RAF: 'Some military men see women as some sort of weird zoo species', says journalist

RAF: 'Some military men see women as some sort of weird zoo species', says journalist

'Some military men see women in the army as some sort of weird zoo species'

Author Isabel Oakeshott thinks women being able to apply for the RAF Regiment is good but there's still a long way to go

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

Campaigner Natasha Devon says segregating men and women is a step backwards

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

'Women must take more dating risks and raise their standards', says love guru

Love guru who charges £8,000 reveals the best way for women to entice a man

Love guru who charges £8,000 reveals the best way for women to entice a man

Matthew Hussey gives Carole Malone advice on how women can approach men

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Girls were previously not allowed to take part was it was deemed by some as immodest

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

First all-female racing team created in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

The Speed Sisters compete against male racing drivers and often compete for a title or bragging rights

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Jinwar: The ecological village created by women, for women to lead their own lives in Syria

Jinwar: The all-female commune being created by Kurdish women to rid themselves of war and patriarchy

Jinwar: The all-female commune being created in Kurdistan

Jinwar Free Women's Village is being created by the Kurdish community of Northern Syria and the women creating it say they're fighting for a peaceful, self-sustaining life

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

Men claim women only Wonder Woman screenings are sexist

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

A cinema in Texas announced a women-only screening of Wonder Woman which sold out in just under two hours

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Ivanka Trump said her father is a 'tremendous champion of supporting families,' causing outrage from some audience members

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition, but we will restore it', says crew leader Tracy Edwards

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition, but we will restore it', says crew leader Tracy Edwards

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition'

Former crew leader on the Maiden yacht Tracy Edwards announces the support of Jordan's Princess Haya Bint Hussain in their restoration project

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Body of first Muslim woman to serve as US judge found floating in river

Sheila Abdus-Salaam: Body of first Muslim woman to serve as US judge found floating in river

Body of first Muslim woman to serve as US judge found floating in river

Sheila Abdus-Salaam was an associate judge of New York’s highest court and also the first African American woman to be appointed to the court of appeals

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Gender pay gap law: 'This will produce fake statistics and only appease those who promote victimhood culture', says journalist

Gender pay gap law: 'This will only produce fake statistics and promote victim culture', says journalist

Gender pay gap law: 'This will produce fake statistics', says journalist

All UK companies with more than 250 employees are now required to publish the average pay for men and women, in an attempt to close the gender pay gap

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

David Moyes threatened to slap a female reporter, but football has long had a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes has threatened to slap a female reporter, however it seems football has long had a problem with the role of women in the sport

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

'Women should accept the world they live in and take measures to protect themselves', says journalist

Daily Mail writer blasts anti-rape groups for 'portraying all women as victims' and says 'women must accept the world they live in'

'Women should accept the world they live in and protect themselves from attacks'

Columnist for the Daily Mail Amanda Platell also says women's groups are not promoting equality by claiming all women are victims

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Boko Haram believed to be 'using babies' in suicide bombings

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Female suicide bombers in Nigeria are now carrying babies in Nigeria to avoid detection, a report has claimed

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

'Women in media are still few and far between, we’re still scratching around in the rubble', says co-host Natalie Campbell

Women in the media are still scratching around in the rubble for equality, says talkRADIO star Natalie Campbell

'Women in media are still few and far between', says panellist Natalie Campbell

The Badass Women's Hour reflected on Clare Hollingworth's life, as they named her this week's 'backdated badass'

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Comedian Suzi Ruffell on being working class, women and kicking off a show

Comedian Suzi Ruffell on being working-class, women and kicking off a show

Comedian Suzi Ruffell on being working-class, women and kicking off a show

Comedian Suzi Ruffell joined Jon Holmes to discuss her new show Common