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Our Top 10 Favourite Feminist Poets

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To celebrate all the female wordsmiths out there, we have put together a list our favourite feminist poets. From poets who wrote about women from female perspectives and explored...

23/11/2014

All The Proof We Ever Needed That Drunk Girls Are Targets For Rape

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / All The Proof We Ever Needed That Drunk Girls Are Targets For Rape

While we agree that a girl hammered in public is not a great look, the way men react to her is an even uglier sight. When Stephen Zhang's social experiment filmed an actress...

13/11/2014

Keira Knightley Poses Topless And Photoshop-Free

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Keira Knightley is over Photoshop and you should be too! In an unexpected move, Keira Knightley decided to bare all in the September issue of Interview Magazine. Her reasoning...

07/11/2014

Why Putting Yourself First Is The Best Thing You’ll EVER Do

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Why Putting Yourself First Is The Best Thing You’ll EVER Do

There’s a reason why ‘me’ time feels so damn good and that’s because we just don’t do it regularly enough but it's time to kick that habit to the curb. It might be trite, it...

06/11/2014

Have a Happy Blue Monday: How I've Coped With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Have a Happy Blue Monday: How I've Coped With Seasonal Affective Disorder

'Tis the season...to hold back my tears and not surrender to the cold weather blues. I started university in 2007 knowing that I was prone to depression, but I also understood...

05/11/2014

This Man Tried To Defend Cat Calling And Was Utterly Destroyed

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Man Tried To Defend Cat Calling And Was Utterly Destroyed

After the video of a girl walking through NYC for ten hours and receiving an abundance of cat calls and wolf whistles went viral last week, CNN brought in author of Code of Honor...

03/11/2014

Is The Victoria's Secret 'Perfect Body' Campaign Sending The Wrong Message To Women?

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Is The Victoria's Secret 'Perfect Body' Campaign Sending The Wrong Message To Women?

While most of the world is gossiping about whether or not Suki Waterhouse will model in the Victoria's Secret annual fashion show, they might be missing something a lot more...

29/10/2014

20 Life Hacks To Make Your Paycheck Last All Month

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 20 Life Hacks To Make Your Paycheck Last All Month

Always find yourself running dry just a week after payday? Splurge days, impulse buys and zero management over your funds - sounds all too familiar, right? Don't fret, transforming...

29/10/2014

The 10 Things You Need To Know About The Gender Gap

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So the World Economic Forum (WEF) just released their annual report on the status of the gender gap globally. They look at a variety of factors that indicate how much access...

28/10/2014

7 Things We Learnt About Women's Issues From THIS Epic Conversation

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 7 Things We Learnt About Women's Issues From THIS Epic Conversation

Even if you've never watched The Good Wife or heard of US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand or Julianna Margulies, their candid and brutally honest conversation about women's issues...

27/10/2014

WOAH! Walmart Has A Section For "Fat Girl" Costumes

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / WOAH! Walmart Has A Section For "Fat Girl" Costumes

Someone thought this was a good idea. That someone needs sacking. Walmart found themselves in some serious hot water earlier this morning when customers complained about a deeply...

27/10/2014

How To Be More Organised: 10 Hacks Every Girl Needs To Know At Work

Home / Women in Focus / Career / How To Be More Organised: 10 Hacks Every Girl Needs To Know At Work

Whether you're starting a new job, bagged a promotion or are trying to find the motivation to just get through the working day, you have to be organised. If you aren't, you may...

24/10/2014

The Most Shocking Thing To Come Out Of These Girls Mouths Is NOT What You Think

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / The Most Shocking Thing To Come Out Of These Girls Mouths Is NOT What You Think

Little girls swearing in the name of feminism? This is probably the best damn video we’ve seen in a while... These little girls know how to get their message across.The powerful...

22/10/2014

Wednesday Wisdom: Quotes From Monica Lewinsky On Cyberbullying

Home / Women in Focus / Women in Business / Wednesday Wisdom: Quotes From Monica Lewinsky On Cyberbullying

Listen up! The Monica Lewinsky of today is about to drop some wisdom! Despite her impressive pedigree - her father is an oncologist and her mother is an author - Monica Lewinsky...

22/10/2014

18 Reasons Why Short Girls Rule The World

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Tall people are celebrated. They get higher-paying jobs, can walk the runways, are recruited to be airplane stewardesses, and are usually those elementary school bullies who...

20/10/2014

10 Tips On How To Network Effectively WITHOUT Getting Your Flirt On

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 10 Tips On How To Network Effectively WITHOUT Getting Your Flirt On

Ladies, let's face it. Sometimes we use our feminine powers without even knowing it, and there's a time and a place for that type of sorcery. Knowing how to network effectively...

20/10/2014

Male Strippers Vs. Female Strippers: 11 Ways They're Totally Different

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Male Strippers Vs. Female Strippers: 11 Ways They're Totally Different

Ever watched a troupe of baby-oiled hunks shaking it off to Sex Bomb? Or a sexy female stripper offering up lap dances and working the pole? Maybe we’re on the spectrum, but...

16/10/2014

The Honest Truth About Sugar Daddy Dating By A Professional Sugar Baby

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Everyone's heard of Sugar Daddy/Sugar Baby dating but in the US it is becoming trendier than ever, and it might not be exactly what you would expect! Here's everything you wanted...

15/10/2014

Wednesday Wisdom From Hillary Clinton: Quotes Every Woman Can Learn From

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Wednesday Wisdom From Hillary Clinton: Quotes Every Woman Can Learn From

Listen up! One of the most powerful women in politics is about to drop some wisdom! Author. Politician. Activist. Feminist. Mother. Wife. The young, vibrant intellectual from...

15/10/2014

Apple And Facebook Will Pay To Freeze Your Eggs: A Work Perk Or Blatant Manipulation?

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Apple And Facebook Will Pay To Freeze Your Eggs: A Work Perk Or Blatant Manipulation?

Facebook and Apple are plying their female employees with a tempting offer - $20,000 (around £12,000) towards freezing their eggs. The work perk sounds great at first but does...

15/10/2014