The massive mountain of gender bias and inequality won't disappear overnight. It's taken centuries to build, and it will
There was a panel of women were a business owner, an Instagram ledge, a Gold winning Olympian and a Charity organiser supporting women from Essex. It was amazingly inspirational night and a huge reminder of how much of a cock up the Oxford definition is and actually how damaging it can still be all these many (many, many) years on since I was that awkward teen.
The girl who travels spent her teenage years plotting her escape; knowing that the simple life of 9-5 would leave her unfulfilled. Geography lessons excited her; she dreamt that one day she might climb that volcano, see the Great Barrier Reef for herself or step foot on the recently created lava islands that form the Galapagos.
In a final court case yesterday, a seven-year-old child was removed from their mother's care because the child (born as a
Just by having a two to three minute stretch after every session, you'll feel and see proper, real-life benefits. Check out the following favourite five (of many) reasons why I think it's the way forward, and a couple of extra stretch 'ideas' to get you started!
Today is international Day of the Girl and I am already anticipating the voices of doubt that will question why we celebrate - and sound the alarm - over global girls' rights so loudly each year. And they will question why, this year in particular, the Day of the Girl shines a spotlight on adolescent girls.
I'm really angry at myself for putting myself down that day, and letting myself feel so negatively towards my body. But I'm so grateful I was able to step out of that so quickly. I felt really positive for the rest of the day, and waited for my boyfriend to finish work - in my new underwear (makeup done and everything)!
Two reflections in the media that makes some parts of humanity seem as perverse as a creepy stranger peering down your top. They both involved sexual acts. They both involve social media. One of the instances involves rape.
An 11-year-old girl was killed while waiting with her mother at a bus stop when a pensioner's car veered on to the pavement
The traumatised family of a toddler who was severely injured in a Rottweiler attack have agreed to have their pet destroyed
A major search continued today for a missing 14-year-old girl who was last seen "in difficulty" in the sea. Officers were
The aim of this day is to raise awareness to the fact that millions of girls around the world are denied the access to education.
Skimming across the field of American TV culture, Geek Girls are often relegated to comic relief. Is this the image we want popular culture t o project of us? That dorky can be adorable, but ultimately we will always be relegated to the sidelines?