The UK may acknowledge that sex without consent is rape in ours laws, but many still believe the damaging myths about rape and sexual assault, argues Kate Jackson
Plenty of women choose not to have children and it is not always about choosing between a career or a family, argues Kate Jackson
Writer Mabel Banfield discusses the need for feminism to become intersectional and include other marginalised groups
Chess Bradley ponders whether we have collectively reduced Frida Kahlo into a pop feminism icon
Georgia Charlton-Briggs does not avoid tackling taboo subjects straight on; in her works she examines how women become entrapped in modern beauty standards which define attractiveness based on the state of being hairless.
In the wake of International Women’s Day, The Mancunion takes time to recognise the outstanding contributions female scientists have made
In this instalment of Artefact of the Week, Bella Jewell looks to the new Emmeline Pankhurst Statue; only the second statue of a female in Manchester… does this mark a moment of change in the representation of women?
Mia Edwards reviews an intimate night of feminist spoken word performance, reflecting upon the power of mutual support and the sharing of stories
Tallulah Brennan searches for a new narrative of masculinity in the recent Gillette advert which sparked so much controversy
Theatre Editor Jay Darcy reviews Proper Job Theatre’s Dorian
Podcasts have become increasingly popular, writer Eliza Robey shares a couple of her favourites
Theatre Editor Jay Darcy reviews & Juliet, a jukebox musical reimagining Romeo & Juliet, ahead of its West End transfer
Kayleigh Crawford reviews the RSC’s gender-swapped adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew at the Lowry
Urussa Malik reviews ‘It’s not about the Burqa’ a collection of intersectional essays by Muslim women, edited by Mariam Khan
Alexia Pieretti reviews Swish Swish, a story of strong women and friendship, as of the Drama Society’s MIFTA season
Jasmine Taylor talks about the enlightening and empowering discussion on female pleasure run by Sexpression Manchester.
Victoria Evans explores the wide-reaching impact of FGM and the importance of women’s sexual health globally