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The New Faces Of Feminism: The SoFeminine Men Behind The HeForShe Campaign

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / The New Faces Of Feminism: The SoFeminine Men Behind The HeForShe Campaign

The men who work at sofeminine may be behind the scenes, but they're also behind the #HeForShe campaign. Following Emma Watson's incredible speech launching the HeForShe campaign...

Campaign aims to boost recruitment of social workers

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Sadie Frost, Michelle Ryan and Emilia Fox are among celebrities lending their acting skills to a new campaign aimed at highlighting the role of social workers and boosting recruitment...

Disney Princesses Used In Powerful Rape Awareness Campaign

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The fact that over 40% of sexually assaulted minors have been abused by a family member is not a statistic that sits comfortably with anyone. One artist, who was motivated after...

15 Reasons Staying In Beats Going Out

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Tired of hitting the bar? Sick of your fave dish at your fave restaurant? Then it might be time to buckle down and spend some quality time at home. It's not as bad as you think it is...

OMG! 24 Times Women FREAK OUT (For No Good Reason)

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / OMG! 24 Times Women FREAK OUT (For No Good Reason)

Though we hate to admit it, we ladies do have a penchant for, err, overreacting. Everyone sweats the small stuff sometimes, but as women, there are a MILLION small things that...

The Drunk Eater? The Emotional Wreck? 20 Types Of Drunk Every Woman Knows

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On a girl's night out it's inevitable that after a few burning shots we're channeling our inner crazy. Whether you're the reckless drunk that plays in traffic, the poorly girl...

The World Sings for Maya Angelou, 1928-2014: Quotes To Remember Her By

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / The World Sings for Maya Angelou, 1928-2014: Quotes To Remember Her By

Maya Angelou - the singer, author, Nobel Laureate, civil rights activist, filmmaker, and all round phenomenal woman, passed away yesterday at 86, leaving a lasting mark in the...

How (And Why) To Say No: 11 Reasons Saying No Will Set You Free

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It's one of the shortest words in the English language, but it's also one of the most difficult to say. Those two simple letters: N-O. We can't say it to our family, our coworkers...

13 Of The Most Scandalous Ad Campaigns Of All Time

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Perhaps a sign of marketing genius is being able to spark conversation and leave an indelible impression on potential consumers. But is it possible for companies and magazines...

Shocking Sexual Harassment In UK Government

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You'd think (or at least hope) that in Westminster of all places, instances of sexual harassment just wouldn't fly. Well not according to a Channel 4 investigation into sexual...

Is This The Best Celeb Comeback Ever? See What Happens When Lorde Calls Out Photoshop Madness

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Is This The Best Celeb Comeback Ever? See What Happens When Lorde Calls Out Photoshop Madness

We all know that our obsession with celebrity perfection (aka Photoshop) has gone way too far. But you still never expect stars to call it out. So when Lorde decided to stand...

How Much Do You Really Care About Poverty? 'F*ck The Poor' Campaign Will Tell You...

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / How Much Do You Really Care About Poverty? 'F*ck The Poor' Campaign Will Tell You...

It's a hard fact to face up to but although you might care about poverty, how much do you actually do to help those less fortunate than yourself? This video shows what happens...

Could American Apparel Sink Any Lower? This Is Officially Their Perviest Campaign Yet

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Could American Apparel Sink Any Lower? This Is Officially Their Perviest Campaign Yet

Slow clap to American Apparel. We didn't think it could happen, but they've out-perved themselves. As if we weren't all tired of their constant attempts to shock with their semi-p...

If men were women - is THIS how they would feel? French film exposes ingrained sexism

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

Go to the pub! And other secrets of how to network like a pro

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 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...

One girl explains sexual objectification in the best way possible. Now we’re angry.

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / One girl explains sexual objectification in the best way possible. Now we’re angry.

It's a sickening fact but sexual objectification is everywhere. But it's got so bad that most of us don't even realise when it's happening. It's affecting our relationships, our...

6 Signs You Need To Find A New Job

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Most people don't stay in the same job forever. In fact, switching careers is quite common. If you're dissatisfied at work, it's time to consider a change of direction. But before...

How to find a job you love: 6 tips to land your perfect career

Home / Women in Focus / Career / How to find a job you love: 6 tips to land your perfect career

Are you fresh out of uni searching for your very first job? Have you been working for the same company for years and just need a career change? Either way, looking for your perfect...

6 of The Best Ways to Give Something Back this Holiday Season

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Holiday season means all kinds of things; parties, presents, food and family. But while we're reminded of our many blessings in life, in order to get that warm and fuzzy Christmas...

Jamelia is the face of Avon UK’s ‘Shine Light and Speak Out’ against domestic violence campaign

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Jamelia is the face of Avon UK’s ‘Shine Light and Speak Out’ against domestic violence campaign

A shocking one in four women suffer from domestic abuse in the UK, which is a statistic that desperately needs changing. In light of this, beauty brand Avon UK and singer-songwriter...