Sophie Headwood is a journalist who writes for the Times, Independent and Guardian
23 November 2012 07:16 PM
Buy Nothing Day is a good reminder of the power of the boycott, especially at a time when large corporations are paying less than their fair share
18 November 2012 12:00 AM
When I first heard that Julie Bentley had called the Guides "the ultimate feminist organisation", I thought steady on. Then I realised how true this is
14 November 2012 07:05 PM
A new survey might be the final word in the matter - babies and booze don't mix
26 October 2012 03:53 PM
Do you prefer 'Suffragette', 'suffragist', 'feminist' or just 'pro-woman'? As the Pankhursts then and now remind us, it's deeds, not words that count
19 October 2012 06:11 PM
Hunt and homeopathy were made for each other - this government’s ideology could be considered homeopathic.
15 October 2012 06:13 PM
This is the great ideological clash of Sunday nights at 9. Domestic staff or domestic security - there's no sitting on the fence, only deranged lunatics watch both
07 September 2012 12:00 AM
Red isn't a word, a design, or a fragrance composed of secret ingredients
19 August 2012 12:00 AM
Dedicated slight smoker our writer finds a guilt-free way to light up
05 August 2012 12:00 AM
I thought we were all in this together. I thought it was understood that if you were a British woman, healthy enough, you'd make all the right noises about getting fit but then sit on the sofa chain-scoffing Pringles, promising to go to aerobics or Zumba twice next week instead.
13 July 2012 08:00 PM
Tulisa Contostavlos has broken the mould - she does not need to sell sex to get to the top
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan