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The women having a laugh in Turkey

The women having a laugh in Turkey | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
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Turkey's deputy PM  claims women should not laugh in public in a speech about moral obedience.  Turkey's women take to Twitter to laugh in their thousands.

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Only 15% of Davos attendees are women, even fewer than last year

Only 15% of Davos attendees are women, even fewer than last year | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Finding a woman at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos is not getting any easier. Last year, 17% of participants at the invitation-only event were women. This year, only 15% are. Organizers say it's simply the reality of today's world.
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Depressing...

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Tackling The Tricky Balance of Marketing to Women

Tackling The Tricky Balance of Marketing to Women | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Lululemon's founder got it so very wrong. Here's how some male executives are striking the right notes with female colleagues and consumers.
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The World’s Google Searches Reveal Our Secret Horrible Attitude Toward Women

The World’s Google Searches Reveal Our Secret Horrible Attitude Toward Women | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
These ads for U.N. Women show what happens if you type things like women need to into Google. The autocomplete function will suggest ways to fill in...
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Un ads reveal repellent attitudes to women vis Instant Search

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How the Towie look took over Britain

How the Towie look took over Britain | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
The high-maintenance Towie aesthetic has taken hold across the country. So what does this tell us about our changing attitudes to beauty, asks Paula Cocozza
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The relentless march of the TOWIE look and where it came from...

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How Unilever is Translating the Dove Real Beauty Campaign for China

Brandchannel - always branding. always on.
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Dove in China plus some other worrying stuff about filters which adjust girls features (chins, noses) to make them 'conventionally' attracive

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Miriam González Durántez says 'absurd labels' are holding back women

Miriam González Durántez says 'absurd labels' are holding back women | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Lawyer and wife of deputy prime minister Nick Clegg says women face 'stark choices' about balancing work and home lives
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Meet Shirin Gerami, Iran's first female triathlete

Meet Shirin Gerami, Iran's first female triathlete | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Woman makes history by becoming country's first female to take part in sport's world championship
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'Why my life will be more fulfilling without children' - Telegraph

'Why my life will be more fulfilling without children' - Telegraph | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Motherhood just isn't the be all and end all of being a woman, says Charlotte Henry, 25, who suspects those women who choose not to have children will enjoy a broader and more fulfilled existence.
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Maybe the answer is to stop judging women based on her reproductive status, a bit like we treat....oh yes, men!

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'Any woman who says she's happy to be childless is a liar or a fool': Take it from a woman who's given up her dreams of motherhood at 44, says KATE SPICER

'Any woman who says she's happy to be childless is a liar or a fool': Take it from a woman who's given up her dreams of motherhood at 44, says KATE SPICER | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Not so long ago women without children, like me, were pitied. But now the world has caught on to the fact that, on the surface at least, we don't have such a hard life.
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Oppressed Majority: the film about a world run by women that went viral

Oppressed Majority: the film about a world run by women that went viral | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Eléonore Pourriat's short film imagines how a man might experience a sexual assault in a matriarchal society. 'I wanted it to be not so realistic but frightening,' she tells Paula Cocozza
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This short film aims to show how men might feel if they were subject daily sexism from women.  A little heavy perhaps but it gets its point across effectively.

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Women Can Win Oscars, But Only If They Play One Of These Roles

Women Can Win Oscars, But Only If They Play One Of These Roles | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
The pickings are slim, ladies.
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Frozen in time: when will Disney's heroines reflect real body shapes?

Frozen in time: when will Disney's heroines reflect real body shapes? | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Anna Smith: Disney's writers are clearly making efforts to produce less compliant female leads – so why are we still lumbered with hourglass figures, tiny feet and huge doe eyes?
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Women: The next emerging market - EY - Global

Women: The next emerging market - EY - Global | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Over the next decade, women will wield enormous influence over politics, business and society. Explore the many ways EY is helping to economically empower women
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EY report from 2013 claims women will have as much impact on the global economy as China and India

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IMF upgrades UK growth in embarrassing about-turn - Telegraph

IMF upgrades UK growth in embarrassing about-turn - Telegraph | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Britain forecast to grow 1.4pc this year, double the rate estimated in April when the IMF singled out the UK and George Osborne for criticism.
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IMF pleasantly surprised by UK's performance - growth now forecast at 1.4%

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Higher food prices to push annual household grocery bills up £850 by 2018 - Telegraph

Higher food prices to push annual household grocery bills up £850 by 2018 - Telegraph | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Food prices will rise by nearly 20 per cent over the coming five years, adding more than £850 to the annual grocery bill of every household in the country.
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The choice to be child-free is admirable, not selfish

The choice to be child-free is admirable, not selfish | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
Jill Filipovic: Most of us grow up feeling that we should have children and that our lives will be unfulfilled without. We need new social norms
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The Price of Motherhood - Resolution Foundation report

The Price of Motherhood - Resolution Foundation report | Female Tribes | Scoop.it
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Report shows how UK mothers are obliged to accept lower-skilled or part-time work

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