ELLE Feminism Issue Round-up

The best bits of our campaign

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There’s just a week left to buy our December Feminism Issue, and the response has been overwhelming. Here are some of our best bits. Let us know yours – tweet us @ELLEUK. Still need to get your copy? Buy it now.

The #ELLEInspire 100 list features empowering women from ELLE cover star Emma Watson and campaigner Jinan Younis, to fashion designer Diane Von Furstenberg and journalist Laurie Penny. Read their inspirational quotes here.

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We’ve had a great response to the #ELLEFeminism campaign. We changed one advertising executive’s view of feminism and the way she treats men and women, and you've been tweeting what you thought of the issue.

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The This Is What A Feminist Looks Like range has also been successful, with Harriet Harman donning one for the Prime Minister’s Questions, and many of you posted selfies on Instagram.

 

Hell yeah #ellefeminism @elleuk #thisiswhatafeminislookslike #whistles #feminism #yeswomen

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We’ve also received great support from celebs – and not just women…

 

 

This is what a feminist looks like. #ellefeminism @emmawatson

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We made a film...

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And it even sparked debate on the BBC Radio 4 – listen here.

Our feminism survey results worryingly revealed that just 9% of women feel that they are ambitious, and just 21% feel confident. We wanted to tackle this, so our January 2015 issue is the Confidence Issue – pre-order it now.

Then, earlier this month, ELLE Editor-in-Chief Lorraine Candy met philanthropist Melinda Gates, who dedicates her life to empowering women and girls with her work at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Click here to read what happened.

Like what you've read? Buy your ELLE December issue now.

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