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The Importance of Good Sex Education

I’m a 14 year old girl in an RE classroom in the roughest high school in the area. Apparently we have the highest teenage pregnancy rate in Europe; but I’ve heard that about most areas. I’m with the top set group as usual, so it’s assumed that we’ll be the …

Recognising Trans Women as Women is a Start, But it Isn’t Enough

In a recent report on trans equality published by Stonewall, many cis people had their attention drawn to statistics that painted a picture of the ugly reality of trans life in the UK. As the report did the media rounds, many voiced their disgust in response to statistics that quantified …

Abortion Rights Around the World

Trigger warning: The post contains mentions of abortion, rape, and incest — Abortion has been practiced in Britain since the late 60s. Safe, legal and free abortions are widely available in England, Scotland and Wales. In fact, Britain has some of the most liberal abortion laws in Europe. But how …