Women Issues

Six Reasons Why Women Should Stop Faking Orgasms

Sofie Hagen | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Sofie Hagen

Let's face it, faking orgasms during an act of consensual sex is so 1955. It is possibly one of the worst things us women can do to each other. It needs to stop and it needs to stop now. Why, you ask? Well, here are six reasons...

My Decision to Become a Certified Feminist

Emily Hoyle | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Hoyle

I cannot pinpoint the moment I identified myself as a feminist or the exact moments that encouraged me to become one. Perhaps it was when I was a teenager and my boyfriend's fath er at the time was shocked at the fact I was a female who was unable to cook, or whether it was when a man masturbated in my direction on public transport

Feminist Takeover of Bra-Busters

Julian Vigo | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Julian Vigo

Fitna could not understand why a man running a Facebook page which objectifies women would request her help explaining, 'I think what he had in mind was that he wanted to promote a guerrilla image of women. His perception of feminism was more along the lines of liberal feminism (ie. sex positive feminism), so he probably thought objectifying women is ok.

An Open Letter to Sheryl Sandberg

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

Oh how I wish I were a woman to benefit from your words of wisdom in Lean In. But I am man enough to let you know that I am on your side, not because I sense victory but because the issue that you have raised is close to my heart.

Are Scientists Stealing Foreplay?

Kate L. Gould | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate L. Gould

Once upon a time there was a thing called foreplay. Sometimes it was silent: just a kiss in a club and an awkward scuffle in the toilets. Others took more time with it. They wrote sweet lines, sent flowers, asked a lady to dance and, even, for her hand in marriage before they even embarked on it.

Martha's Story Should Inspire Us All

Liz Campbell | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Campbell

Martha, 39, looked petite and serene and but appeared to be nursing a very heavy cold. In truth, she could easily have pulled out of the event, crying off sick, but did not want to let the charity down.