Naomi Wolf

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Book lovers  waiting to enter the Secret Garden venue at last year’s  Dalkey Book Festival. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Later today, well over 100,000 people will congregate at Slane and Malahide to hear, respectively, the venerable sounds of Metallica and the even more(...)

This weekend’s Eason book offer when you purchase a copy of The Irish Times is €7 off the cover price of Last Stories by William Trevor, now just €4.9(...)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: damned if you double cleanse and lazy if you don’t. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

Last week, towards the end of her first month in office, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Democratic representative for the Bronx and Queens in New York, pos(...)

The late Roger Ailes, co-founder of Fox News, who resigned from the cable network in 2016 after 20 years in charge of it. Photograph: Angel Franco/New York Times

As long as I’ve covered US politics, Republicans have been trying to scare me. Sometimes, it has been about gays and transgender people and uppity wom(...)

 A nine-year-old Palestinian boy in the emergency room  of the Shifa hospital, Gaza City, holding his baby sister who was injured by shrapnel in  July 2014. Photograph: Oliver Weiken/EPA

On this day two years ago the Israeli army launched a six-week attack on Gaza that left more than 2,500 Palestinians dead, including 556 children. The(...)

When The Beauty Myth was published in 1990, Germaine Greer deemed it the most important feminist publication since The Female Eunuch. With the natura(...)

Betty Friedan: ‘It is, perhaps, beside the point to remark that bowling alleys and supermarkets have nursery facilities, while schools and colleges and scientific laboratories and government offices do not, ’ she wrote in The Feminine Mystique. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

From sultry pop stars advertising luxury yogurt with “chocolatey balls” (Nicole Scherzinger, j’accuse), to women in Tallaght having to drag buggies, b(...)

Scottish independence supporters attending the “Hope over Fear” rally in George Square, Glasgow, yesterday. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

In the days leading up to last month’s Scottish referendum, George Square in Glasgow was the unofficial headquarters of the vivacious grassroots indep(...)

Shock has been expressed that rates of rape in Sweden are the highest in Europe, yet Sweden’s high rates of rape have been known about for 10 y(...)