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As part of the Guardian's Childfree series, five women discuss why having children isn't for them — and how others perceive them as a result.
Not so long ago white evangelical Christians were not interested in the politics of abortion; now they are on the frontline fighting against it. Leah Green investigates how it all changed.
As part of our Shades of Black series, we invited eight women to talk about their experience of colorism in their relationships, careers and everyday life. All stories. Probing questions about my decision not to have kids exact an emotional toll.
Happiness comes in many forms. Pandemic could lead to profound shift in parenting roles, say experts. Men are spending more time with their children and businesses are seeing economic benefits of flexible working. Blue plaque to honour Yorkshirewoman who was locked in asylum for calling vicar a liar.
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Mary Heaton spent 41 years in a Wakefield asylum for challenging a cleric. Finally, her life and suffering are being recognised. My friend unloads her anxiety on me, and now I feel drained. Discord is rife, emotions are volatile and people need kindness, but you need to protect yourself too, says Mariella Frostrup. The sole function of the clitoris is female orgasm.
Medical textbooks are full of anatomical pictures of the penis, but the clitoris barely rates a mention. Many medical professionals are uncomfortable even talking about it.
Criminalise public sexual harassment in UK, charities say. African governments failing girls on equality, report finds. Jan Morris, historian, travel writer and trans pioneer, dies aged ]