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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-pornographic campaigns...
Fake Rape? Why It's Even More Disturbing Than It Sounds...
French Youtuber, Remi Gaillard may have made this video as a joke, but it is causing more outrage than he could have imagined. Women everywhere are furious, while many viewers find it hysterical. Is this just a silly prank or a sick, degrading trend...
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 up to the madness with just one tweet, we couldn't help fist pumping the air...
WTF! So Upskirt Photos Are Legal Now??
Peeping Toms are completely gross, and there are laws in place to prevent pervs from snapping photos of naked women in public places. But what about using your camera phone to snap a photo under a girl's skirt on the subway...
'I'm Not Bossy - I'm The Boss' - Beyonce Challenges Labels Against Women
A girl stands up for herself and she gets called pushy, a boy does it and he's ambitious. We all know it happens. We all know it's bulls**t. But Beyonce and the rest of these gals are asking what are we going to do about it...
10 reasons to support International Women's Day
Here's why we all need to support International Women's Day.
This New Barbie Isn't What You'd Expect. Is She...Normal?
Barbie seems to be reinventing herself more often than Madonna circa late eighties/nineties but her latest look isn’t what you’d imagine. In fact, she looks pretty, er…normal.
If London Became Syria For A Moment, This Is What It'd Look Like
We all know that Save The Children do an amazing job providing aid to children suffering in war-torn countries across the world. But sometimes we forget that this is day to day life for millions of children...
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?
“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 Elsa gives her sister a refreshingly logical scolding when she asks to marry a man she just met...
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 admitted giving up food and water...
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 female Oscar ‘losers’...
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.
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 putting their assets to even more charitable use...
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 many things are wrong with that sentence...
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 people living in poverty, a whopping 70 per cent of those are women...
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 go with their latest song, Putin Will Teach You How To Love The Motherland...
Ukraine Woman Calls For Help From Kiev: Share Her Story
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 injustices in the daily lives of the Ukrainian people...
Pussy Riot members beaten and jailed in Sochi
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 Tolokonnikova, members of the infamous art-protest group Pussy Riot...
FGM: The Government Finally Fights Back Against Female Genital Mutilation
Today marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) - a harrowing tradition that affects as many as 66,000 women in the UK. After thousands of e-petition signatures forced the government to discuss FGM in parliament...
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