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Boys We Like

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

He made history in May after being elected as London’s new mayor. Sadiq Khan, 45, the son of a Pakistani bus driver, became the first practicing Muslim to lead a […]

Working Women

Female Composers Included In UK High School Exam For The 1st Time Thanks To This Student

Female Composers Included In UK High School Exam For The 1st Time Thanks To This Student

Is feminism needed in high school? Thanks to the diligent research and determination of UK high school student Jessy McCabe (pictured in the light green sweater in the image above), […]

Causes

Landmark Move: Britain Opens Its First FGM Clinic For Girls

Landmark Move: Britain Opens Its First FGM Clinic For Girls

Here’s some healthcare news we can actually get excited about! Britain has announced it will open its very first FGM clinic, dedicated to helping girls who have undergone female genital […]

Entertainment

How Britain & Canada Are Fighting Inequality In The Film Industry

How Britain & Canada Are Fighting Inequality In The Film Industry

Gotta give a huge shout out to one of our fave blogs Women and Hollywood over at Indiewire for always being on point with industry news relating to women. While […]

Entertainment, Working Women

NBC Appoints The First Female News Chief In America!

NBC Appoints The First Female News Chief In America!

UPDATE 5/20/2013 It’s Official! Deborah Turness is leaving ITV and heading up NBC news, according to the official press release today. “It is quite simply the greatest imaginable honour to […]

Family Life, Interviews

Out With Barbie And Bratz, Meet Lottie; The Realistic Doll

Out With Barbie And Bratz, Meet Lottie; The Realistic Doll

We recently came across a review in the Guardian paper about a new line of kids toys called the Lottie doll. The reason it caught our eye was not just […]

Body Image, Working Women

New British School Exams Based on Body Image & Self Esteem Workshops

New British School Exams Based on Body Image & Self Esteem Workshops

In May this year, British members of parliament discussed an inquiry that revealed more than half of the UK public have a negative body image about themselves. In a country […]

Family Life

Meet Britain’s Most Selfless Mother

Meet Britain’s Most Selfless Mother

Meet mum of the century, British woman Julie Jones! Her story is truly remarkable. She is a working mother with three teenage sons of her own. Her best friend Caroline […]