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Olympian Laura Trott Is Inspiring Girls Everywhere To Carry On Playing Sport #LikeAGirl

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Women are always being told that to do something like a girl is to do something wrong. Well, Always are determined to change that ethos and, judging by their latest string of...

This Woman's First Bikini Photo Has Gone Viral For All The Right Reasons

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Lesley Miller has battled body issues for the best part of her 21 years on this planet but she's given two fingers up to the unrealistic ideals society pressurises women into...

Workmates Have The Most Amazing Reaction When This Woman Comes Out As Transgender

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After 19 years of marriage, Amanda Knox’s wife came out as transgender to her and their three children. And as if that wasn’t scary enough, she then came out to her workmates...

What It's Like to Have Sex as a Victim of FGM by a Girl Who Knows All Too Well

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The first time Mariya Karimjee had sex she was 22 and the experience was, by all accounts, a disaster. But not in the way that you or I may experience a first-time sex catastrophe...

Ladies, Say Hello To Curvy Barbie

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Playing with barbies can get boring when every single one of them looks the same. But, after 56 years, Barbie has now become a real woman - with hella curves! She now has 7 different...

Why Is Office Bullying Getting Worse And How Can We Stop It?

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There’s an office bully in nearly every workplace. They bombard you with passive aggressive emails, leave mounds of work on your desk and try at least once a day to embarrass...

Elderly Lady Stands Up To Slut-Shamer On Tube And Becomes Our New Favourite Person

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If there’s one thing we love more than feisty ladies, it’s when they’re old and wise AF. So when a sweary OAP comes to the aid of her fellow female tube passenger who’s been publicly...

This Woman Documented Her Stay At A Modern Mental Hospital And The Photos Are Extremely Moving

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We all have an image that we associate with mental hospitals but how much do you really know about what really happens to the people living there? Photographer Laura Hospes documented...

17 of the Most Amazing Things About Being a Woman

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#Sorrynotsorry to all you gents out there, but being a female is kick-ass. There's really no debating it. We're mothers, leaders, CEOs, sisters, soldiers, caretakers, daughters...

10 Inspiring Women You May Not Know But Should Be Obsessed With

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We thought we should give a shout out to women that are incredibly inspiring even though you may not recognise their name. Sure we respect the Sheryl Sandberg and Michelle Obamas...

A Letter To Mum: 23 Things We Should Thank Our Mothers For

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Dear Mum, thank you for putting up with our cruel adolescence, bad attitudes and emotional cascades. You are truly a woman of all and we cannot thank you enough. Girls I'm sure...

7 Things We Want To See Change This IWD #makeithappen

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In case you didn't know March 8th is a pretty big deal for women across the globe. It marks International Women's Day and an opportunity to both celebrate the achievements of...

Girl Code: 13 Things Women Need to Stop Doing To Each Other

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It’s hard out here for us ladies, we have to deal with our fair share of sh*t. But let’s face it girls, we don’t make it easy for ourselves, at times we can be our own worst enemies...

Is Rape Culture Something That's Taught At School?

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High school student Emma, 17, today wrote a letter to her principal stating: “School dress codes perpetuate sexism, rape culture and victim blaming. It’s time we put a stop to that...

This Man Tried To Defend Cat Calling And Was Utterly Destroyed

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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...

The Social Media Lie: What We Instagram vs. What Actually Happened

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What we put on our Instagram is a direct depiction of our oh-so amazing lives, right? Lies! Whether you're half way around the world or in your bedroom, the majority of the time...

Women's issues in American politics: 1988 - 2008

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Women have been campaigning for equal rights in America since the mid 1800's. The right to vote was brought in as early as 1893 in some states but there is yet to be a female...

British women's bad bedroom habits revealed

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The summer may be drawing to a close but for many women the damage of holiday flings and steamy foam party hook-ups is already done. British women's bad bedroom habits revealed A...

Three women win Nobel Peace Prize 2011

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This year's Nobel Peace Prize 2011 has been awarded to three pacifist activists and defenders of women's rights: Three women win Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,...

Being a working mum

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It can be difficult to get the work-life balance right when you're a working mum. Here are some tips to help you cope. - At homeTime can be your best friend as well as your worst...