Reminding others (and ourselves) that feminism is not the dirty word the media would have us believe it is

Reminding others (and ourselves) that feminism is not the dirty word. I am a feminist and I'm proud of that.

Article about Jill Meagher, written by her husband, Tom.

My wife was murdered by a 'monster' – but most perpetrators of violence are normal men

An excellent article. Tom Meagher: My wife, Jill Meagher, was murdered by a man who can easily be described as the sum of all evils – but we should not fall pray to the 'monster myth'.

Fight club: boys will be boys?

It's time we stopped using the 'boys will be boys' line

Fight club: boys will be boys? - It's time we stopped using the 'boys will be boys' line Men are not inherently violent, degrading and predatory and women are not inherently victims. We need to move beyond the oversimplification of these constructs

Zosia Mamet Glamour Column

Zosia Mamet Glamour Column

Zosia Mamet Glamour Column Why she's not leaning in Interesting happy article

A couple rescued by the Love Commandos, a volunteer force formed in response to a wave of ‘honour killings' in India in 2010. Photograph: Ge...

Let's stop talking about 'honour killing'. There is no honour in murder

Dexter Dias and Charlotte Proudman: These acts of violence attack something more than women's bodies: they also attack their challenge to oppressive patriarchy

'Women's Rights and Their Money'

Women's rights and their money: a timeline from Cleopatra to Lilly Ledbetter

Colored inscriptions on a newly discovered tomb in Luxor, Egypt, Friday, Jan.

Young people are facing a barrage of information about sex and gender; compulsory teaching of it will give them tools to make sense of it. P...

Education is essential for changing male attitudes towards sexual violence

Often bullying works because kids don't have the perspective to realize how UNIMPORTANT school peers are in the long run. Let's end the power of bullies!

Reaching high … power couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z steamed up the Grammys. Photograph: CBS/via Getty

Beyoncé! Did you even read the article you wrote on gender equality?

Honestly, how can a feminist such as Ms Knowles agree to a tour with Jay-Z called 'Me and Mrs Carter'? asks Marina Hyde

Fight Against Sexual Assaults Holds Colleges to Account - NYTimes.com

Fight Against Sexual Assaults Holds Colleges to Account

Columbia University email reveals disdain for anti-rape campus movement

Women in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. Turkey’s prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, refers to women who cover their hair as ‘my little hea...

The bizarre debate over female laughter shows Turkey's women need a new deal

Social media mocked the deputy PM's call for women to stop laughing in public – but inequality, misogyny and violence are rife

10 Examples of Gender Inequality Around the World : Discovery Channel

Gender Equality: A Long Road Ahead

Being a girl shouldn't mean there are fewer opportunities ahead. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Gender inequality: the unjust gulf between men and women

Thought-provoking article - This pampered private school elite can only lead to US decline - Insulated from any real-world experience, these 'cotton-wool kids' are ill-equipped to cope with global competition by Naomi Wolf, via The Guardian

Liang Jieyun, 85, and Huang Li-e, 90, are rarities as zishunü and have never had a husband or children. Photograph: Tania Branigan for the G...

No regrets, say the Chinese women who chose independence over marriage

Liang Jieyun, and Huang Li-e, are rarities as zishunü and have never had a husband or children. Photograph: Tania Branigan for the G.

Laura Bates, founder of the Everyday Sexism project. Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian

Everyday Sexism and The Vagenda – review

Laura Bates - founder of the Everyday Sexism Project, who will be on hand to answer your questions in our live Q&A.

The celebrity fitness myth

The celebrity fitness myth

Bouncing back after baby, whipping into shape for roles . the fraudulence of the A-list super body.

Women warned to cover up

Women warned to cover up

AUSTRALIA is in the grips of another national debate about banning burqas.

Pinterest
Search