law

Getting control back

New legislation criminalising coercive control is a positive step forward, writes Megan Stodel, as it strengthens and clarifies the definition of domestic abuse...

Are fat people disabled?

The European Court of Human Justice has ruled that, in some circumstances, fat people will be able to use disability discrimination law to respond to discrimination. D H Kelly examines whether fat people can be described as disabled ...

UN Women’s first report

Today UN Women launched Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice, its first major report since its doors opened at the start of this year. Th...