#The Fawcett Society

  • Article: MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2019

    Gender was the aggravating factor behind at least half of all hate crimes reported by women in 2018. Read more

  • Article: From November 10 Women in the UK Will be Working for Free

    From November 10 Women in the UK Will be Working for Free

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 9, 2018

    Equal Pay Day symbolically represents the UK’s 13.7% gender pay gap. Read more

  • Article: The Gender Pay Gap Is at Its Lowest Level in Britain Ever

    The Gender Pay Gap Is at Its Lowest Level in Britain Ever

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 25, 2018

    But here’s why we’re not celebrating just yet. Read more

  • Article: 8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Women’s Suffrage

    8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Women’s Suffrage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 5, 2018

    100 years later, we’re still in awe. Read more

  • Article: Rape Survivors’ Sexual History Is Used Against Them in Court, Say Campaigners

    Rape Survivors’ Sexual History Is Used Against Them in Court, Say Campaigners

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 29, 2018

    “We cannot allow rape trials to be inquisitions into the complainant’s sex life.” Read more

  • Article: Make ‘Upskirting’ Illegal and Misogyny a Hate Crime, Urges UK Report

    Make ‘Upskirting’ Illegal and Misogyny a Hate Crime, Urges UK Report

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2018

    Half of British women have experienced sexual harassment at work, the report found. Read more