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A short history of equal pay

It's Equal Pay Day tomorrow: here's how you can join a great tradition and get involved.

The right darn decision

News that high street giant John Lewis has changed its plan to downgrade its haberdashery department is a huge relief to Sophie Scott.

Don’t go

In two days America will have a new president. Concerns about who that might be just remind Juliette Burton why she's such a huge fan of Barack Obama.

Save the Wolves, babs!

A Kickstarter has been launched to save Caitlin and Caz Moran’s Raised by Wolves. Series star Helen Monks (Germaine) tells Sarah Georgeson why it’s well worth saving. (We totally agree.)

Donkeys and Elephants

With just four days to go until either the first female president of the US or Trump-induced Armageddon, Hannah Dunleavy looks back at the scariest/funniest race to the top/bottom she's ever seen.

“I’ve always worn my Essex Girl identity like a badge of honour”

Two women from Essex have launched a petition to have the term ‘Essex girl’ removed from the dictionary. Our own Essex girl Jen Offord ain’t afraid of no dictionary definition.

Let’s stop making a fuss about fussy eating

Justine Brooks was a picky eater and so was her daughter. And forcing them to try things they didn't want achieved nothing.

What the fuck just happened? Final Presidential Debate

Tin foil hats at the ready: it's time for the last showdown of the 2016 US presidential election. Hannah Dunleavy struggles through talk of women, election rigging and those fecking emails.

“#Speakbeautiful” just sounds like “shut up and smile”

Dove’s Self-Esteem Project may be well-meaning, but it’s ruined by one infuriating element, says Ashley Davies.

Voting Clinton? Of course I am

Comedian Kate McCabe talks about her vote and what she calls the increasingly impossible politics of change.