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Barbie Goes From Bimbo To Business Woman - Hello Entrepreneur Barbie!
Say goodbye to those polka dot bikinis and blow out salons, this time Barbie's gone all businesswoman on us. It's time to say hello to Entrepreneur Barbie.
No More Miniskirts! 6 of the Craziest Laws against Women’s Rights Worldwide
To think that in 2014 someone, anyone, can tell an independent, adult woman what she is allowed to do and wear almost sounds too ludicrous for words, right? Well, sadly that kind of thing happens all over the world, every single day...
Sod Neknomination! Bare your breasts for charity instead! The latest craze sweeping social networking
Women are finding more ways than one to put their boobies to good use. As women swap booze for breasts they've gone from photographing their nips for NIPnominate and now they're putting their assets to even more charitable use...
Minister For Sports & EQUALITY Says Girls Should Take Up More Feminine Sports. Sigh.
Want to get more girls into sport? Health and Equalities Minister, Helen Grant says the answer lies in 'feminine' sports like cheerleading and Zumba. We can't even express how many things are wrong with that sentence...
Is This The Most Misogynist Brand In The World Right Now?
SuitSupply, a Dutch menswear brand is facing a pretty fierce backlash to their uncensored website which basically transforms from shopping site to soft porn site in the click of a button. Known for being...
Why Boobs Equal Poverty And Other Sums That Don’t Make Sense
We all know that poverty is a big problem that urgently needs fixing. But when you see these facts, you're going to feel a whole new kind of activist anger. Out of the 1.4 billion people living in poverty, a whopping 70 per cent of those are women...
Workplace harassment: How to deal with the office bully!
Workplace harassment and on-the-job put downs shouldn't be a part of your work life. No matter who's in charge, everyone deserves respect in their workplace. Whether you're contending with a bullying boss or a catty co-worker here's how to deal with the office bully and get ahead at work...
Hate Sexism? Why Are You Making These Mistakes?
Ever commented on what a "pretty little girl" your friend has or have you ever told your boyfriend to just "grow a pair?" Yeah, we're guilty of it too. But there's a good reason why we should rethink how we talk to girls and boys, AND men and women...
Pussy Riot Release New Music Video For Anti-Putin Song
Russian punk band Pussy Riot might have been bloodied with horsewhips by Cossacks in Sochi this week but that hasn't stopped them from releasing a provocative music video to go with their latest song, Putin Will Teach You How To Love The Motherland...
Ukraine Woman Calls For Help From Kiev: Share Her Story
This young woman from the Ukraine has created a powerful plea for help, asking people to watch and share her video, and help spread the message about her country's plight. From injustices in the daily lives of the Ukrainian people...
Pussy Riot members beaten and jailed in Sochi
Two women were beaten in Sochi on Tuesday. No, we’re not talking about athletes, and this definitely didn’t happen in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, members of the infamous art-protest group Pussy Riot...
What This Dying Dad Leaves To His Daughter Is Way More Than Just A Letter
Tom Attwater has a terminal brain tumour and has written his step daughter Kelli a moving letter of advice and guidance that he won't be around in person to give to her. From talking about boys and marriage to school and self-belief...
TV For Girls? ITV Launch New Channel That Caters For What Women Want
Ah that elusive question. What do women want? According to ITV and the launch of their new channel we want nothing more than to watch TOWIE, endless reality TV and be entertained by mindless chatter while looking after our kids or doing the hoovering...
Thought This Was Going To Be Amazing. And Empowering. Instead I Just Want It To Stop.
Feminism is a good thing. Fact. This video is a bad thing. Fact. Watch and learn what happens when BuzzFeed try to take the well-loved listicle and turn it into a video. It just doesn't work.
Victoria's Secret? Making mums breastfeed their babies in alleyways
When you see Victoria’s Secret, what do you think of? Beautiful lingerie? And breasts. Every lingerie ad features the beauty of the female figure, hell, the brand positively promotes sexiness, but it seems that breasts as anything other than sexy (say, perhaps functional) are a big VS no-no...
If men were women - is THIS how they would feel? French film exposes ingrained sexism
Have you ever wondered what life might be like if men were women and women were men? French director Eleonore Pourrait has created a short film imagining just that. Her film examines what life might be like if men were the 'oppressed majority...
Go to the pub! And other secrets of how to network like a pro
Most of us cringe a little bit when we hear the word "networking", but the truth is, making useful contacts is the one definitive, tried and true way to progress in any career. If the thought of networking still fills you with dread, you've landed in the right place...
FGM: The Government Finally Fights Back Against Female Genital Mutilation
Today marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) - a harrowing tradition that affects as many as 66,000 women in the UK. After thousands of e-petition signatures forced the government to discuss FGM in parliament...
I did that! How boasting can boost your career
Are you done putting all your time and energy into the company and not being recognized for your achievements? Are the rungs on your career ladder ever further out of reach? Get yourself out of that career rut and start boasting your worth...
Making A Stand Aginst FGM: Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation
The 6th February marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation, more commonly known as FGM. This refers to the destructive removal or partial removal of the external female genital organs, with the goal of preserving a woman's virginity and inhibiting her sexual feeling...
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