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The Girl Code: 23 Things Every Best Friend Should Know

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Best friends are so much more than just friends. Like sisters, they can drive you crazy, make your angry and even bring you to tears. But when you're this close it's totally normal...

Why You Need An iPhone 6: 20 Reasons We're Addicted To The iPhone

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The world goes mad with every iPhone launch but the iPhone 6? Well it's bigger and better than EVER. For starters it's not just the one phone - Apple are launching TWO new phones...

Why All Women Should Remember Reeva Steenkamp

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As the world reacts to the dramatic news that Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to 5 years for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, it's important to remember...

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

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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 these...

Honour Based Violence: Why You Need To Remember #BritainsLostWomen

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Choice: the one word that defines our generation is often the one we take the most for granted. But what happens when that choice is brutally taken away? Karma Nirvana and Cosmopo...

Everyday sexism

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Have you ever walked down the street and been wolf whistled by a pervy guy? Has a waiter ever given the bill to your boyfriend even though you asked for it? Everyday sexism: Tell...

Would You Work In The Sex Industry? We Talk To Playkinky's Founder Jo Hudson

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We’ve all had that brief, curious, contemplation - what it would really be like to work in the sex industry? For most of us, after clearing up those empty bottles of wine and...

Innocent Inspires: How to be your own boss

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Think Innocent just do smoothies - where have you been? Over the last 3 months Innocent smoothies have been hosting events all around the capital with a load of incredible speakers...

'Overweight Haters Ltd' Are Handing Fat-Shaming Cards To Women On The Tube

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As if our morning commute wasn't stressful enough, now we have to deal with a bunch of d*cks who think it's their prerogative to print off a load of fat-shaming cards and hand...

Here’s Just 3 Examples Of Why The International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women Is So Important

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In 1993, the UN General Assembly Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women was created to take action against the epidemic. But more than 20 years on UNWomen.org...

Meryl Streep And Co-stars Face Backlash Over Suffragette T-Shirts

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‘I’d rather be a rebel than a slave’ T-shirt used to promote Meryl Streep's new movie gets attention on Twitter for all the wrong reasons. To promote her upcoming movie Suffragette...

How The World's So-Called 'Ugliest Woman' Turned Online Hate Into The Most Inspirational Campaign Ever

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We’ve all experienced some form of bullying at one point in our lives but imagine being in high school and stumbling across a video on Youtube about yourself. Now imagine that...

Page 3 Is No More! 5 Other Issues We Still Need To Change

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The Sun has finally gotten rid of their topless Page 3 tradition after 44 years following intense opposition from the No More Page 3 campaign. Since it was never all that necessary...

I Went To Therapy For A Year And This Is What I Learned

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Therapy may not be the most comfortable topic in the world to talk about, but it exists for a reason people. Sometimes it takes hearing from somebody who did it to feel like it...

8 Ways To Stand Out At Work Without Seeming Like A Total Suck-Up

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Sure there are plenty of ways to make it known that you are the shining star of your office, but how many of those ways are possible without seeming like a complete suck-up? Luckily...

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 pick...

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

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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...

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

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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...

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...

These Japanese Porn Stars Are Offering Up Their Boobs For AIDS Research

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taught us that people will do ridiculous things in the name of charity, so why not squeeze a willing porn star's boobs in the name of AIDS research...