Fundamentalism is coming for us – and women, as ever, will be first
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Some women have never had it so good. But across the world the misogynistic dystopia of The Handmaid’s Tale is all too real

When Justice Anthony Kennedy announced last week that he will retire from the US supreme court, which means Donald Trump can replace him with a more conservative judge, there was a sharp intake of breath. “Good morning, Gilead” said American women on Twitter. Ever since the TV success of The Handmaid’s Tale, Gilead – the society in Margaret Atwood’s novel where...


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