“Solidarity is in the air”: Meet the bold, young women challenging Europe’s far right across borders
In March, I travelled from London to Verona, Italy to join a historic protest for women’s and LGBTIQ rights – while...
Hundreds of Europeans ‘criminalised’ for helping migrants – as far right aims to win big in European elections
Elderly women, priests and firefighters among those arrested, charged or ‘harassed’ by police for supporting...
Decine di politici europei collegati ad una ‘incubatore di estremismo’ americano
Nuove ricerche di openDemocracy portano alla luce connessioni crescenti tra politici europei ed un network di...
Revealed: dozens of European politicians linked to US ‘incubator for extremism’
New openDemocracy research exposes increasing connections between a network of US, Russian and other...
There’s a backlash against sex education in ‘Feminist Canada’
Canada appears progressive on the world stage. But under pressure from the Christian right, Ontario’s premier...
‘Religious freedom’ claims used to defend FGM in courts in four countries
Cases come as rights advocates warn such arguments are increasingly being ‘weaponised’ against women’s and LGBT equality.