Intrigued by Kristen R Ghodsee’s research published in the New York Times last week JOHN GREEN recalls the aspects of life in East Germany that might have prompted such conclusions
Thursday 17th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
LOUISE REGAN celebrates a momentous 1910 struggle by determined women chainmakers that changed history
Saturday 1st Jul 2017
by Felicity Collier
NHS ENGLAND and a medical watchdog both sought to cover up evidence that medical implants have left hundreds of women in debilitating pain.
The minutes of an October meeting between NHS England and Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory...
Saturday 22nd Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
FELICITY COLLIER reports from the Women of the World Festival debates with Mary Portas and India Martin on the role of women in the workplace, and the Nordic model of prostitution
Saturday 1st Apr 2017
INSPECTORS slammed “unacceptable” rape services in Scotland yesterday, saying that many victims were let down by officials.
The review by HM Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland (HMICS) called for urgent action as Scotland lags “well behind” the rest of...
Friday 31st Mar 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
Research shows maternity pay is among the worst in Europe
Friday 24th Mar 2017
WOMEN should not be forced to pay for the government’s “bad housekeeping,” pensions campaigners said yesterday.
Thousands of women will be worse off thanks to the government’s rushed changes to the state pension age, the Women Against State Pension Inequality...
Friday 10th Mar 2017
Western leaders need to be aware that the sanctions placed on Iran are disastrous for the women there, warns JANE GREEN
Thursday 9th Mar 2017
ACTOR Heather Graham condemned the film industry as sexist yesterday — because it is not making enough films about women.
The star of Boogie Nights and The Hangover has just written and directed her own film, Half Magic, about female...
Tuesday 7th Mar 2017
The gap between men’s and women’s salaries means women have been working for free untill today this year. KATHRYN MACKRIDGE demands equality