A backbone is something we all take for granted; something which the leader of the opposition is sadly missing

Keir Starmer portrait
Keir Starmer portrait
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The pandemic has highlighted the benefits of devolution

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Seeking control from the South


And how we can reclaim it

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The future is female


The forgotten inequality: how women are affected by appearance discrimination.

Woman lying down while her eyebrows are threaded.
Woman lying down while her eyebrows are threaded.
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What is lookism?


The United Kingdom is exuberant in the arts and Rishi Sunak’s comment about its workers is an insult.

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Stop using the freedom of speech argument to justify oppression

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No Hate poster /Unsplash


Brands have commodified the feminist movement for profit

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She Comes First. Fake Wokeness in marketing / Unsplash


The class divide in journalism is profound, and it needs to stop.

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Hyper-femininity isn’t the problem, the patriarchy is.

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Blaming powerful women for the actions of men is classic sexism.

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Ashley Graham / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)

Katie Anderton

Feminist, anti-capitalist columnist and journalist. katieanderton.com

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