Thirty per cent of all criminal prosecutions against women in 2017 were for evasion of the TV licence fee, Sophie Gallagher speaks to women's charities calling for change
Sophie GallagherDid you know 30% of all criminal prosecutions against women are for not paying TV license fees....? Comp to 4% of men's offences. Thank you to @NSakande@Samsmethers & @SophieRunning for speaking to me today about the TV license being a feminist issue
24-year-old woman's case comes as campaigners push for websites to regulate content.
Sophie GallagherRevenge porn may be illegal in England & Wales but porn websites are still full of it. To make matters worse the porn giants are now not helping in police investigations. Until perpetrators don't have HUGE distribution platforms, revenge porn will cont...
The NoFap community has grown alongside the rise in internet porn – but is it helping anyone?
Sophie Gallagher1/2 This morning a long-read I've been working on for ages (with the help of wonderful @nancyarts) is finally up. Taking a dive into the world of NoFap and the young men who stop masturbating because they believe it is harming them mentally & physically
Chocolate bars, cashmere nightgowns, and a tireless work ethic help.
Sophie GallagherThis profile is great. Danielle Steel has written 179 books. She writes for 20-22 hours a day. She lives on a diet of toast & miniature chocolate bars. She has a personalised desk made out of her own books. She has 9 children and 6000 pairs of Louboutins..
Tech firms will have responsibilities outlined in a mandatory 'duty of care'.
Sophie Gallagher1/5 The biggest takeaways from this morning's white paper presentation for normal internet users: tech giants now have a duty of care to you. If you're seeing harmful stuff/being exposed to extreme content online, they need to do better to stop that.
❤️🌈🏳️🌈"We'll eventually look back in wonderment that it was ever an issue." 🏳️🌈🌈❤️
Sophie GallagherAbsolutely loved writing this piece - yes today might be Brexit day but it's also five years since the first same-sex marriage in the UK. I spoke to 5 glorious couples about how happy it made them to have their love recognised as equal ❤️🌈🏳️🌈❤️
'Knee-jerk' legislation does not tackle cyberflashing and other image-based abuse, MPs said.
Sophie Gallagher1/2 In case you missed it during #BrexitChaos yesterday, my exclusive interview with @MariaMillerUK and @jessphillips about cyberflashing. We talk upskirting, dick pics, Girl Guides and what the the law needs to do about it all...