Women's rights

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

'Even as a staunch feminist, you have to accept at some point babies have rights too', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Even as a staunch feminist, you have to accept at some point babies have rights too', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Even as a feminist, you have to accept babies have rights too', says Julia

Julia Hartley-Brewer had a heated debate with Clare Murphy from the British Pregnancy Advisory Service

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Mohammed bin Salman visit: 'Yemen will be discussed more than anything as it's a hot issue'

Mohammed bin Salman visit: 'Yemen will be discussed more than anything as it's a hot issue'

Mohammed bin Salman visit: 'Yemen will be discussed more than anything'

The Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman is currently on a three-day visit to the UK

First person convicted under new sexism laws in Belgium

First person convicted under new sexism laws in Belgium

First person convicted under new sexism laws in Belgium

The man is said to have told a female police officer that her job is not for women

Monday, March 5, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Many have praised the student for her work and asked for it to be available on a t-shirt

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

'It shouldn't be a big deal for women to stand for election, but it is and needs to change', says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election and that needs to change, says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election, says Emily Thornberry

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry says we need to live in a world of free choice

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Lawyers believe the case could eventually involve 200,000 women

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Theresa May to praise 'heroism' of suffragettes but warn against abuse threatening democracy

Theresa May to praise 'heroism' of suffragettes but warn against abuse threatening democracy

Theresa May to praise 'heroism' of suffragettes but warn against abuse

Theresa May will give a speech in Manchester to mark 100 years since many women were granted the right to vote

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018

Julia Hartley-Brewer invites grid girls and butler to work on her show

Julia Hartley-Brewer invites grid girls and butler to work on her show

Julia Hartley-Brewer invites grid girls and butler to work on her show

Our talkRADIO host asked listeners whether they thought she was exploiting her new recruits

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Grid girls will no longer be used in Formula 1

Walk-on girls, grid girls... which sport will be next to ban 'sexist' promo roles?

After darts and F1, which sport will be next to ban promo girls?

It seems the campaign for women's rights is resulting in some losing their jobs

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

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

Friday, December 22, 2017

Friday, December 22, 2017

'Change to state pension age is truly shocking act of theft against women', says George Galloway

'Change to state pension age is truly shocking act of theft against women', says George Galloway

'Change to state pension age is truly shocking act of theft against women'

George Galloway spoke about the state pension age and Donald Trump's UK visit with caller Paul

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces in China 'should be named novice driver spaces'

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces in China 'should be named novice driver spaces'

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces 'should be named novice driver spaces'

The spaces are usually wider than others and near the exit of the car park

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Saudi Arabia: Women may be able to drive but they're a long way from equality

Saudi driving ban: Five basic restrictions which still blight the lives of Saudi women

Five basic restrictions which still blight the lives of Saudi women

There are still many rules against women in Saudi Arabia which are completely different to those set out for men

Women in Saudi Arabia granted the right to drive

Women in Saudi Arabia granted the right to drive

Women in Saudi Arabia granted the right to drive

King Salman announced that women who want to obtain a driving licence will be able to without the permission of a guardian

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Millicent Fawcett: 'Having a statue of a woman near Parliament is delicious revenge'

Millicent Fawcett: 'Having a statue of a woman near Parliament is delicious revenge'

'Having a statue of a Millicent Fawcett near Parliament is delicious revenge'

Journalist Claire Cohen says it is disempowering to have no female statues in Parliament Square at the moment