Paul Gallagher

Paul Gallagher is a reporter for the Independent and Independent on Sunday having joined the group in 2012. He has previously worked for the European Voice, Daily Mirror and the Observer and been based in Brussels, Belfast, Tokyo and London.

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People wave Palestinian and Turkish flags as they welcome the Mavi Marmara ship at Istanbul's Sarayburnu port in 2010. The Turkish ferry was the target of a deadly raid by Israeli commandos when it tried to deliver aid to Gaza.

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Younger women are especially prone to sexist comments from men whose attitudes worsen as they rise through the ranks from junior barrister to judges

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