Around the world, people are chanting ‘Women, Life, Freedom’ in solidarity with the women’s uprising in Iran – dubbing it the ‘first feminist revolution in the world’. Not so, argues Rahila Gupta, as she examines its precursor: a Kurdish feminist revolution in Rojava.
The stories of women migrants making the desperate Mediterranean crossing to Europe are different from those of the men, marked by a higher level of exploitation and abuse. Lucia Benavides reports from Spain.
The brutal gang rape and murder of Jyoti Singh in 2012 shone a blistering light on sexual violence as a staggeringly common occurrence in India. Author Sohaila Abdulali explains how, despite the case’s global coverage, the conversation about rape has only just begun.
The whataboutery being directed towards the #MeToo movement is nothing new – feminists have experienced backlashes before, writes Kate Smurthwaite.
|Article title||From magazine||Publication date|
|Life sentence||Spying on dissent||November, 2023|
|The science of women||A world to win||March, 2023|
|Feel the fear and carry on||Abolition||March, 2022|
|The fight for lives and labour||The future of work||November, 2021|
|Passing it on||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|Action & info||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|What if…||The fight for clean air||May, 2020|
|Packing a punch||The right to the city||July, 2019|
|Introducing... Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|Kenya: refugee reporters||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|For women seeking refuge in Spain, a trail of peril awaits||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|Keeping women in their place||The dirt on waste||November, 2018|
|What rape tells us about society||Making peace in a world at war||September, 2018|
|Hands off||The next financial crisis||July, 2018|
|Against their will||The next financial crisis||July, 2018|
|And Finally: Meena Kandasamy||Humanitarianism under attack||April, 2018|
|Women against mining – and for the good life||Black Lives Matter||March, 2018|
|Whatever the #MeToo backlash, we’ve heard it all before||Black Lives Matter||March, 2018|
|The weighted scales of justice||What's left for the young?||January, 2018|
|Men tackle domestic violence||What's left for the young?||January, 2018|