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Video: Laura Bates — Everyday Sexism

In this fascinating talk, founder of the award-winning EverydaySexismProject, Laura Bates, talks about her inspiring initiative. EveryDaySexism is a growing collection of over 50,000 women’s experiences of gender imbalance. The stories come from women of all ages, races and sexual orientations, disabled and non-disabled, employed and unemployed, religious and non-religious. The project has expanded into 18 countries worldwide and become internationally renowned, featured in diverse media from the New York Times to French Glamour, CNN to Grazia South Africa, Cosmopolitan to the Times of India.

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Laura Bates, founder of the Everyday Sexism Project, which has now expanded into 18 countries. Photo: Sarah Lee/Guardian

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