Feminism

‘Women’s salaries are less than men’s, even though they occupy the same jobs’

From shows exploring transgender issues to work featuring politicians prancing with toilet bowls, much has changed in the Uruguayan capital 

‘The way I see it, the #metoo movement is as much about bringing down certain figures as it is about reconsidering how law is exercised’

‘At last there is a communal mechanism for women to call a halt to the demeaning conventions of machismo’

‘Coping as a woman in France is a daily battle: the aggression can be subtle, and you always have to push harder to make yourself heard’

‘Prize & Prejudice’ at London's UCL Art Museum is a bittersweet celebration of female talent

The X Files, period feminism and a pub crawl with Marx: what to read this weekend

‘Women's role in shaping the history of contemporary art is being reappraised’

Lara Schnitger, Suffragette City (Frieze New York, New York City), 2018. Performance. Courtesy: the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York

Frieze Art Fair Video - 05 May 2018

A procession around the fair channels the history of feminism, protest and dress code. ‘The Young Are At the Gates!’ Presented by Anton Kern, New York

‘I hope that, in time, the pendulum settles in a place where male behaviour has shifted and women feel comfortable, respected and empowered’

It’s the first statue of a woman placed in Parliament Square, marking the centenary of women’s right to vote

‘I could be the President of the United States, and still half the people in the room would question my authority’