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Our Top 10 Favorite Feminist Poets
Can you think of a better way to celebrate women than words by women themselves? From poets who wrote about women from female perspectives and explored themes of gender inequality and oppression in an...
2014/10/02
Game of Thrones Stars Call For An End To Violence Against Girls
The Game of Thrones stars Lena Headley and Natalie Dormer, along with singer Beverley Knight, have joined forces with charity Plan UK for their newest campaign. Their aim? To eliminate child marriage and FGM once and for all...
2014/10/02
Green Eyed With Jealousy & Hating On Life? 15 Signs You're Having A Quarter Life Crisis
They say the older you get the less you care, but this couldn't be further from the truth. For us, as soon as we hit our 20s and 30s life was anything but satisfying. Do you find yourself out of control, full of woes, anxious and just plain freaking out? Sounds like a quarter life crisis to us...
2014/10/01
A College Is Now Teaching Students How To Not To Be A Pscyho Ex
After an increase in sexual harassment complaints this school administration has launched a new program to teach students how to respect their exes. Is this a step toward fighting against sexual assault at college or a tragic sign of the times...
2014/10/01
Is He For Me When It Comes To Street Harassment?
The HeForShe campaign launched last week but is it enough to solve this growing problem women deal with every. single. day?
2014/09/26
Has The Family Guy/Simpsons Rape Joke Gone Too Far?
Although the eagerly awaited Simpsons and Family Guy crossover hasn’t hit our screens yet, the episode has already caused its fair share of controversy after the sneak peek featured a joke about rape...
2014/09/25
Emma Watson Has A Message About Feminism Everyone Needs To Hear
News just in: Emma Watson is officially your new feminist hero. Watson was recently in New York to launch her first campaign as UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador,“HeForShe”. And while doing so just managed to deliver the best speech about feminism...
2014/09/22
The Girl Code: 23 Things Every BFF Should Know
Best friends are more than just ordinary friends. Like sisters, they can drive you crazy, make your angry and sometimes bring you to tears. But when you're this close it's totally normal to get all emotional...
2014/09/16
Why All Women Should Remember Reeva Steenkamp
As the world reacts to the dramatic news that Oscar Pistorius is guilty of culpable homicide - not murder - it's important to remember that Reeva and the hundreds of women like her deserve our attention most...
2014/09/12
Bare Reality: Photographer Shows What Real Boobs Look Like Without Photoshop
Fed up of seeing boobs that look more like perky human cannonballs than actual breasts? You might want to take a look at a new project by Photographer Laura Dodsworth, which shows 100 women's breasts unairbrushed, untouched and totally natural...
2014/09/11
Why You Need An iPhone 6: 20 Reasons We're Addicted To The iPhone
The world goes mad for every iPhone launch but the iPhone 6? Well, it's bigger and better than EVER. For starters it's not just one phone. Apple is launching TWO new phones - the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus...
2014/09/11
31 Ways You WILL Change In Your Twenties
Your 20s are no doubt a defining part of your life. You're mature enough to wanna get your sh*t together, but still young enough to get away with slacking (barely). From eating home-cooked meals to changing our bad habits, there are plenty of ways every girl will change in her twenties...
2014/09/08
This Is What Living With Breast Cancer Really Looks Like
Most of us will know someone who has had breast cancer. In fact 1 in 4 of us are at risk of being diagnosed ourselves. But unless you are close to the woman who's suffering, chances are you won't know what it really looks like to recover from cancer...
2014/09/05
Facts About Women: Where We Stand In The World
As women, we've already done so much to improve our standing in today's world, from reproductive rights to the vote. Yet, there are millions of us still fighting for proper education, higher-paying jobs, and respect for our bodies...
2014/09/03
This Female Student Is Carrying Her Mattress Everywhere Until Her Rapist Is Expelled
Emma Sulkowicz says she was raped on her first day of sophomore year at Columbia University. Since then she has been trying to convince her faculty and college administrators that what happened actually was rape and that her rapist should face the consequences - not her...
2014/09/03
22 Everyday Struggles All Neurotic Girls Go Through
Life as a neurotic person ain't easy. But when you look at it from an outside perspective, man is it hilarious. Yes, we might be obsessive and unstable, but as all mildly neurotic people will know, it's only because we care a little too much - and is that so bad...
2014/08/22
16 Things Girls Have To Deal With That Guys DON'T
Men groping our butts, painful monthly periods, and plucking out our body hair? Being a woman is anything but easy. In fact, we should all get medals for how much work goes into it. But men hardly understand (if they did, our salaries would show for it, right?)...
2014/08/20
The Self Defence Techniques EVERY Woman Should Know!
Would you be confident enough to fight back if someone attacked you? Or would you freeze up in utter panic? Getting mugged, harassed and assaulted aren't the kinda things we want to think about, but unfortunately violence against women is a sad reality...
2014/08/01
Late Nights And Barely Breaking Even? 25 Things We Wish We Knew Before Our First Big Girl Job
Post-grad blues? Lets face it, coming out of college and prowling for jobs is anything but easy. It takes persistence and determination (and a little bit of luck). But don't let that get you down! Joining...
2014/07/31
This Video Will Make You Rethink How You See Homelessness For Good
When most people look at that girl on the street, 9 times of out 10 they'll think a life of drugs or bad choices got her there. But just imagine if you've been fired or you're too ill to work; you can't pay your rent and there's no one there to help you pick up the pieces...
2014/07/24
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