#Upskirting

  • Article: How One Incredible Activist Made Upskirting Illegal in England and Wales
    Girls & Women

    How One Incredible Activist Made Upskirting Illegal in England and Wales

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 12, 2019

    We talk to Gina Martin about her viral campaign to change the law, and how activism must be for all. Read more

  • Article: Scarlett Curtis: The Feminist Activist Behind 2019’s Biggest Non-Brexit Stories
    Girls & Women

    Scarlett Curtis: The Feminist Activist Behind 2019’s Biggest Non-Brexit Stories

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 5, 2019

    The 24-year-old talks to Global Citizen about fighting the patriarchy — and winning. Read more

  • Article: Upskirting Will Now Finally Be a Crime in England and Wales
    Girls & Women

    Upskirting Will Now Finally Be a Crime in England and Wales

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 16, 2019

    It’s a perfect example of why we should never just “ignore it” when it comes to sexual assault. Read more

  • Article: The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime
    Girls & Women

    The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    “For the first time we are now saying as a country that misogyny is not a part of life.” Read more

  • Article: Upskirting Will Still Become a Crime Despite Attempt to Block It, Says UK Government
    Girls & Women

    Upskirting Will Still Become a Crime Despite Attempt to Block It, Says UK Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 19, 2018

    The backbencher who blocked the bill on Friday had knicker bunting draped on his office door. Read more

  • Article: A Bill Aiming to Make 'Upskirting' a Crime in England and Wales Has Been Blocked. By a Man.
    Girls & Women

    A Bill Aiming to Make 'Upskirting' a Crime in England and Wales Has Been Blocked. By a Man.

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 15, 2018

    The shock result comes after the government confirmed its support for the bill. Read more

  • Article: British Schoolgirls Are 'Wearing Shorts Underneath Their Skirts' to Protect From Upskirting
    Girls & Women

    British Schoolgirls Are 'Wearing Shorts Underneath Their Skirts' to Protect From Upskirting

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 29, 2018

    A teachers’ union boss says girls are increasingly worried about sexual harassment in school. Read more

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

    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