This Melbourne-based café’s name is not the only interesting thing about it. It is currently making efforts to raise awareness about the increasing gender pay gap in the country; and it has been in the news lately for all the right reasons.
Date18.08.2017 | 14:20
TagsAustralia, Ayesha Hasan, Discrimination, domestic violence, feminism, Handsome Her, Melbourne, pay gap, women's rights
Many of the women who live and work in English-speaking environments probably don’t give too much thought these days to o the simple two-letter title that often precedes our names on official letters and envelopes.
Date11.08.2017 | 13:37
India’s Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) made headlines this week after finally lifting its ban on the theatrical screening of “Lipstick Under My Burkha”. The film opens in the cinemas on 21 July. Directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, it follows four Indian women and their quiet acts of rebellion against cultural, religious and societal restrictions.
Date05.08.2017 | 12:00
TagsA Girl at my Door, Alien, Brenda Haas, FCAT, Lotus, Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts, Miley Cyrus, Muen and Rid, Ripley, women's rights
Like a lot of women in our generation, I wake up each morning and refresh my social media feeds to get an update on the world. Mostly it’s stuff that I don’t really need to know or about people I’m not so close to. But I find these people and their lives interesting anyway. Often I end up scrolling mindlessly, not only first thing after waking up or falling asleep but also countless times in between…. and you know what, it’s exhausting.
Date17.07.2017 | 13:10
Tagsanxiety, celebrity, housewives, Instagram, Julia Spira, positivity, Sarona Wolter, Victoria Beckham, women's rights
For their project “Eyes As Big As Plates,” Norwegian photographer Karoline Hjorth and Finnish artist Riitta Ikonen have photographed people from ten countries, dressed in plants from where they live.
Date14.07.2017 | 9:25
Tagsbeauty, body positivity, Gönna Kettels, Karoline Hjorth, natural beauty, photography, Riitta Ikonen, women's rights