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Man Dresses In Women's Leggings. The Reactions From Men Are Hilarious (But All Too Familiar To Women)

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Man Dresses In Women's Leggings. The Reactions From Men Are Hilarious (But All Too Familiar To Women)

Finally. A man who is willing to put himself in our shoes for once. Yousef Saleh Erakat donned a pair of tight-fitting yoga pants to experience the staring and sexual objectification...

04/03/2014

Is The Secret Diamond Club The World’s Most Sexist Dating Site?

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Is The Secret Diamond Club The World’s Most Sexist Dating Site?

The dating site for the world’s most eligible, wealthy men and beautiful women is now bringing its sexist new brand of VIP dating to the UK. But do we really want it? At all...

03/03/2014

“I’m who I am; I don’t need a man!” Frozen’s Queen Elsa redefines generations of Disney Princesses

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / “I’m who I am; I don’t need a man!” Frozen’s Queen Elsa redefines generations of Disney Princesses

Disney’s new animated film Frozen has been hailed as one of the first Disney princess features where falling in love with a prince was not what saved the day. Instead, Queen...

28/02/2014

Human Barbie STOPS Eating Food To Live On Air Alone

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Human Barbie STOPS Eating Food To Live On Air Alone

Women sacrifice a lot to look good but living on air rather than food might be taking things a bit too far. Not for ‘human Barbie’, Ukranian model Valeria Lukyyanova who has...

28/02/2014

Red Not Your Colour? 5 Steps To Avoid Falling Into Debt

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Red Not Your Colour? 5 Steps To Avoid Falling Into Debt

We all have a secret spending habit, whether its a weekly blow out at Zara or a gel manicure habit, even when we think we're treating ourselves to what we deserve, sometimes...

28/02/2014

Success education: Lessons we've learnt from female entrepreneurs

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Success education: Lessons we've learnt from female entrepreneurs

Every entrepreneur needs a fighting philosophy to get by in this dog eat dog world, which is why we're obsessed with this shortlist of female entrepreneurs. Each one of them...

28/02/2014

Didn't win an Oscar? Get free vaginal rejuvenation instead

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Didn't win an Oscar? Get free vaginal rejuvenation instead

Didn't win an Oscar? Never mind eh? There's nothing like a vaginal rejuvenation treatment to cheer an actress up when she's down. Yep, somehow the Oscars are reportedly offering...

24/02/2014

Barbie Goes From Bimbo To Business Woman - Hello Entrepreneur Barbie!

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / 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. Barbie's had a slightly...

24/02/2014

No More Miniskirts! 6 of the Craziest Laws against Women’s Rights Worldwide

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 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...

24/02/2014

Sod Neknomination! Bare your breasts for charity instead! The latest craze sweeping social networking

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / 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...

21/02/2014

Minister For Sports & EQUALITY Says Girls Should Take Up More Feminine Sports. Sigh.

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / 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...

21/02/2014

Is This The Most Misogynist Brand In The World Right Now?

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 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...

21/02/2014

Why Boobs Equal Poverty And Other Sums That Don’t Make Sense

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / 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...

21/02/2014

Workplace harassment: How to deal with the office bully!

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 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 conte...

20/02/2014

Hate Sexism? Why Are You Making These Mistakes?

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 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...

20/02/2014

Pussy Riot Release New Music Video For Anti-Putin Song

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / 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...

20/02/2014

Ukraine Woman Calls For Help From Kiev: Share Her Story

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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...

20/02/2014

Pussy Riot members beaten and jailed in Sochi

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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...

18/02/2014

What This Dying Dad Leaves To His Daughter Is Way More Than Just A Letter

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 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 to give her in person. From talking...

14/02/2014

TV For Girls? ITV Launch New Channel That Caters For What Women Want

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 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...

13/02/2014