Strike calls in France on International Women’s Day

Strike calls in France on International Women’s Day

Men and women are being called on to finish work at 3.40pm on Monday to highlight the gender pay gap, one of many actions and demonstrations taking place around France to mark International Women's Day.

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women

Why writing French is becoming (even) more complicated – in the name of equality
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Why writing French is becoming (even) more complicated – in the name of equality

Why are French women posting pictures of their cleavage on Twitter?

Why are French women posting pictures of their cleavage on Twitter?

How the world marked International Women’s Day

How the world marked International Women’s Day

The shocking figures that show the fight for women’s rights in France is far from over

The shocking figures that show the fight for women’s rights in France is far from over

Revival of French festival honouring ‘virtuous’ young women raises eyebrows

Revival of French festival honouring ‘virtuous’ young women raises eyebrows

France to fine firms in new plan to close pay gap between men and women

France to fine firms in new plan to close pay gap between men and women

Cat callers in France face €90 fines as Paris targets sex pests with animal campaign

Cat callers in France face €90 fines as Paris targets sex pests with animal campaign

OPINION: It’s not sexist to say this French MP shouldn’t wear revealing clothes on TV

OPINION: It’s not sexist to say this French MP shouldn’t wear revealing clothes on TV

French activists tell stories of sexual abuse and rape at major student union

French activists tell stories of sexual abuse and rape at major student union

Calls for ‘French Eminem’ to be stripped of awards for ‘sexist’ lyrics

Calls for ‘French Eminem’ to be stripped of awards for ‘sexist’ lyrics

Complaints of sexual assault surge in France post-Weinstein scandal

Complaints of sexual assault surge in France post-Weinstein scandal

Men in France could face €90 fines for making sexist comments in the street

Men in France could face €90 fines for making sexist comments in the street

Paris rolls out ‘on demand bus stops’ in bid to fight sexual harassment

Paris rolls out ‘on demand bus stops’ in bid to fight sexual harassment

French icon Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo ‘publicity-seeking’ actresses

French icon Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo ‘publicity-seeking’ actresses

French film star Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims after bashing #MeToo campaign

French film star Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims after bashing #MeToo campaign

Feminists want ‘a contract before sex’, claims French author of raunchy memoir

Feminists want ‘a contract before sex’, claims French author of raunchy memoir

Deneuve feminist row sparks yet more soul-searching in France

Deneuve feminist row sparks yet more soul-searching in France

‘Revolting’: French feminists hit back at actress Deneuve over defense of sleazy men

‘Revolting’: French feminists hit back at actress Deneuve over defense of sleazy men

OPINION: In the year of #MeToo it’s time for the French to switch off Miss France

OPINION: In the year of #MeToo it’s time for the French to switch off Miss France

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44

Top French court rejects complaint over ‘sexist’ silhouettes

Top French court rejects complaint over ‘sexist’ silhouettes

France urged to allow lesbian couples access to fertility treatment

France urged to allow lesbian couples access to fertility treatment

Will Paris be the next city to crack down on ‘manspreading’ on the Metro?

Will Paris be the next city to crack down on ‘manspreading’ on the Metro?

Paris mayor wants to ban black feminist festival ‘prohibited to whites’

Paris mayor wants to ban black feminist festival ‘prohibited to whites’

Polanski to preside at French Oscars: ‘We feel sick’, say French feminists

Polanski to preside at French Oscars: ‘We feel sick’, say French feminists

A French ministry for women, kids, cooking and cleaning?

A French ministry for women, kids, cooking and cleaning?

‘Sexist’ Paris streets renamed in feminist stunt

‘Sexist’ Paris streets renamed in feminist stunt

French feminists protest ‘gendered’ toy sales

French feminists protest ‘gendered’ toy sales

‘She’s worse than a man’: Sexism in French offices

‘She’s worse than a man’: Sexism in French offices

‘Hands off my Hooker’ campaign sparks uproar

‘Hands off my Hooker’ campaign sparks uproar

French feminists held after baring all in Tunisia

French feminists held after baring all in Tunisia

Topless Femen steal show at far-right march

Topless Femen steal show at far-right march

Feminists blast ‘Louis Vuitton’ prostitutes video

Feminists blast ‘Louis Vuitton’ prostitutes video

Prostitutes may soon return to Paris streets

Prostitutes may soon return to Paris streets

Hero of French fathers, or ‘macho misogynist’?

Hero of French fathers, or ‘macho misogynist’?

Notre Dame sues naked feminists for desecration

Notre Dame sues naked feminists for desecration

Miss France slammed for being ‘white as snow’

Miss France slammed for being ‘white as snow’

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Frenchwomen start campaign for the clitoris

‘Mademoiselle’ officially banned in France

‘Mademoiselle’ officially banned in France

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‘French language is sexist’ feminists say

French women lose chore war to men

French women lose chore war to men