#UK

  • Article: More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog
    Citizenship

    More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    Tell Mama said there’s a “direct link” to Boris Johnson’s “letterbox” comments. Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason
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    Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    It's a bit rubbish men don't get bins already. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018
    Girls & Women

    Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    Here's why that's important. Read more

  • Article: England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government
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    England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    "This is not just about putting a roof over their heads but helping them find a place to call home.” Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ People Are 14 Times More Likely to Be Homeless Than Straight People in the UK
    Girls & Women

    LGBTQ People Are 14 Times More Likely to Be Homeless Than Straight People in the UK

    Aug. 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 80% say coming out to their parents was the main reason they lost their homes. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Encourages Girls to Become Leaders in Resurfaced UN Ad
    Girls & Women

    Meghan Markle Encourages Girls to Become Leaders in Resurfaced UN Ad

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 10, 2018

    The Duchess of Sussex is all about female success. Read more

  • Article: Beyond Burqas: The Issues Facing British Muslim Women We Should Really Be Talking About
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    Beyond Burqas: The Issues Facing British Muslim Women We Should Really Be Talking About

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 10, 2018

    Burqas are back in the headlines. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Women 'Who Changed the World' — But How Many Have You Heard Of?
    Girls & Women

    These Are the Women 'Who Changed the World' — But How Many Have You Heard Of?

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 9, 2018

    Scientists, novelists, philosophers, and philanthropists — women have excelled in every area. Read more