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Illustrator Daisy Bernard Nails The Ridiculous Expectations Women Face Every Day

An illustrator has perfectly summarised the ridiculous and often contradictory expectations that women face every day. Daisy Bernard was prompted to share the illustrations following the burkini ban in France. “Women are being told to take off their burkinis and undress on the beach, but at the same time we should keep ourselves covered up,…

Date Rape Nail Varnish That Changes Colour When It Detects Drugs Could Be Available By 2017

A nail varnish designed to detect date rape drugs could be available to buy as early as next year.   The product, Undercover Colors, is the brainchild of four male engineers, who came up with the concept while studying at North Carolina State University.  The nail varnish works by changing colour if coming into contact with a drink…

Four Women Open Up About Being Sexually Harassed At Work Sexual Harassment Report From TUC And Everyday Sexism Project Reveals Extent Of Workplace Harassment

Sorry to break it to you, but chances are you probably know a woman who has been sexually harassed at work. According to a report published on Wednesday, more than half (52%) of women have been victims of sexual harassment at work, rising to almost two-thirds (63%) of young women aged 18 to 24 years old….

Eva Longoria: The Only Way Businesses Can Be Sustainable Is By Doing Good

Actress, producer, director, activist: Eva Longoria has a lot of strings to her bow. But the 41-year-old Latino-American is first and foremost a businesswoman. Whether it’s running her eponymous foundation, which hopes to give Latino women a brighter future, or sitting as a judge on Chivas Regal’s The Venture competition – think Dragons’ Den but…

Andrea Leadsom Says She’s Not A Feminist Because The Word Has Been ‘Used To Abuse Men’

Andrea Leadsom has said she is not a feminist because she’s not “anti-men”, in a controversial interview in which she also appeared to claim being a mother gave her an advantage over Theresa May in the Tory leadership contest. The energy minister, who is facing May to be the next Prime Minister, explains she sees “people…