The singer strips off to talk about the sexualisation of women in the latest issue of American GQ. ("And men define what’s feminine.
Soup for thought
Feminism is not a 4 letter-word
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What better day than 11 October, the UN’s International Day of the Girl Child, to celebrate eight remarkable young women and girls who have only just begun to make their mark.
Alyssa Caron, 13, is determined to be the first human to land on Mars, and Nasa is training her.
An inspiring article, thank you so much @pdeppisch for suggestion
Here’s a reminder of what girls and women still have to deal with.
Wear whatever you like, it's part of your character. Just remember the word "Proper" clothing for every part of your life.
A comic artist known as Rasenth wants to set the record straight on sexism.
Rasenth, a 25-year-old based in Japan, has created a comic showing how sexism is hurtful to everyone -- and reminding us that we can only overcome it by working together....
Men and women spread these stereotypes: the alpha male, femme fetale, dress to attract. But there's still more seriious offences like "bitchslap", "catcalling".
Bottom line: treat people with dignity
Follow Harriet Gibsone's five simple steps to becoming a 'post-feminist' icon.it's all about booty, boys and boobs – preferably explosive ones
What's Feminism got to do with video clip? Its all about the publicist, the image, and the sound bites. None of them can sing a note.
Zombies are boring, Vampires suck, and witches are so passé. If you're looking for a costume this Halloween which goes beyond the normal, check out some of these futuristic delights - I guarantee you'll stand out among the crowds of "sexy vampires". Space Marine and Terminator Armor For those of you not familiar with the Warhammer…
Looking at the future, I'll go to Tron and the good old gaming days
Last month, Chanel’s Karl Lagerfeld closed out the label’s Spring/Summer 2015 Paris Fashion Week show with some of the world’s top models stomping out on an artificial street for a staged feminist protest.
In an era of rising inequality, feminism will not be relevant to the majority of women unless it provides answers for these women as much as it does the professional corporate climber.”
On-page SEO is one of the most significant SEO/Ranking factors when it comes to search results. Doing good in these aspects can boost your overall SEO performance, and this is achieved by ensuring each of your important technical on-page SEO elements – which will be discussed in further detail in the following – are optimized to bring you top results.
Women are a powerful demographic in the world of retail. In fact, women account for 85 percent of all consumer purchases, including everything from cars to health care, but what types of actions are they taking online?
Of course, most marketers know by now, that it’s a mistake to treat all women (and all shoppers for that matter) the same. Insights in Marketing's (IIM) new study reveals how a woman’s psychological makeup correlates with her approach to technology, the Internet and social media. After interviewing 3,400 men and women between the ages 18-67, the study uncovered five types of women, each with their own views, personality traits and behavior toward technology.
I meet "Simplify my life Sally" more frequently than other. She's usually smart, successful, looking for solutions not problems.
I'm thrilled to tie the knot, but not about taking on that four-letter word -- and I'm not alone
Too late @Deanna Dahlsad
I already lost my "master of the house" status after having the first baby and the dog.
Talk of fake hazmat suits for Halloween has hit social media. Will it spark the next trend of “in” costumes?
Ebola outbreak happens at your Halloween party.
WASHINGTON—As part of a nationwide effort to accommodate women in the workplace, many U.S. companies are now offering female employees permanent, unpaid maternity leave, according to a Pew Research Center survey released Thursday.
You can read it only on the "Onion"
Back to square 1: What's diversity?
I recently crossed over into my 30s. The lead-up to the day was a slurry of thoughts and feelings about this huge milestone, marked by bursts of self-reflection and a quick skip down that list of classic questions about "where I am" in my l...
A rational expositions of how both men and women can work towards social justice for all.
Erica Buist: Has feminism advanced so far that women’s voices no longer need to be heard? The decision not to invite any female speakers smacked of missing the point
Feminism is all about equality, and as such represents the middle ground between misogyny and philogyny
For one thing, better food. For another, less explicitly genocidal overtones.
unlike American Thanksgiving, Canadians don't typically see the holiday as a kickoff event to Christmas shopping. Just a few stores have adopted Black Friday sales.
Under the banner of free speech, companies like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube have been host to rape videos and revenge porn—which makes female users feel anything but free.
Under the image, someone commented,
“Women are like grass, they need to be beaten/cut regularly.”
Thea is 12 years old. She's a seventh-grader at her school in Norway, and she loves riding horses and listening to One Direction. According to her blog, she's also marrying a 37-year-old man this weekend.
But Thea and her impending wedding aren't ...
It's not just Norway, the West is more aware of what tragedies young girls live in some parts of the world.
Pakistani teenager and Indian children’s rights activist beat Edward Snowden, Chelsea Manning, the Pope and Vladimir Putin to the prestigious prize
Because it takes one sound in the wilderness of terrorism
"The terrorists thought they would change my aims and stop my ambitions, but nothing changed in my life except this: weakness, fear and hopelessness died. Strength, power and courage were born."
I usually write about the challenges of professional and executive speaking, but there’s one speaking gig that presents difficulties even most pros don’t have to face: preaching. Preachers face the same audience (mostly) week after week, year after year, and have to somehow persuade them to listen afresh every Sunday. Even [...]
Public speaking phobia: how to preach?
The comedian and writer launches a campaign to crowdfund the $30tn in wages American women lose over their careers
Transphobic and hurtful on first look,
black humor with a bite and a point to make ever after.
She created an amazing blood test that can be done without a doctor and is incredibly cheap. The new testing methods developed by Holmes' startup Theranos, that lone drop can now yield a ton of information.
The next time you get a blood test, you might not have to go to the doctor and watch vials of blood fill up as the precious fluid is drawn from your arm.
The "Steve Jobs" of blood analysis innovation.A woman, entrepreneur and youngest Forbes 400 self-made billionaire.
The first step is, throw out the hoodie-wearing boy-genius and build a new archetype.
Tech landscape is horrifying
"Only 18 percent of computer-science college graduates were women in 2012, down from 37 percent in 1985. This year, only 15 percent of freshman women at American colleges plan to declare a STEM major, compared with 29 percent of men. Even when women break into tech, they don’t stay. More than half — 56 percent — end up leaving the industry."
Thank you @pdeppisch for suggestion.
Ariel Skelley / Blend Images via APFrom their body language, to their word choice, and even the frequency of their smiles, working women hear a constant and ...
A major fuction women can do better is fostering leadership in others. This will unleash the “renegade” in women because by fostering the leadership in others around them and delegating more, their time is freed up to think more strategically, to plan the vision, to communicate the vision and be a team leader. A lot of women, because they are good at what they do, keep responsibility tight in their claw.