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IS THE BIKINI BODY HERE TO STAY?

IS THE BIKINI BODY HERE TO STAY?

You can run, but you can't hide: the 'bikini body' has spread through our culture like a cancer, and it's not going to go away. You sure as hell can hope, though.

WHY WOMEN IN SPORT TAKE THE BACKSEAT

WHY WOMEN IN SPORT TAKE THE BACKSEAT

Australia's perception of women in sport is outdated and desperately needs to change, says LAURA REPETTI. It's time for a national sport-and-media overhaul.

A LADY GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF PORN

A LADY GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF PORN

Finding the porn for you is like dying your hair in high school: you'll get it wrong a million times. THEA HALPIN navigates the often confusing, confronting world of porn.

GIVING SLUTS AND GOSSIP THE FLICK

GIVING SLUTS AND GOSSIP THE FLICK

Pride and Prejudice never dies

By Olympia Nelson on July 22 2014 - News, Sex

Have we got nothing better to do with our time than gossip about the (very private) sex lives of other people? asks OLYMPIA NELSON. Enough with the slut...


BEYONCÉ CAN DO IT!

Queen Bey's Rosie the Riveter moment

BEYONCÉ CAN DO IT!

BEYONCÉ CAN DO IT!

Queen Bey's Rosie the Riveter moment

By Birdee on July 23 2014 - Things We Love, Tunes & Tele

It seems Beyoncé is keen to cement herself as a feminist icon: an Instagram photo of her dressed as Rosie the Riveter has quickly shot past the 1 million...

A CELEBRATION OF THE FEMALE ANATOMY

Why Are You So Afraid?

NO PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR ANZAC DAY 2015

NO PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR ANZAC DAY 2015

Pipe down, whingers!

By Birdee on July 21 2014 - News

Really? News that most Australians will not be getting a public holiday to mark Anzac Day next year has seen many indignant workers vent their frustration...

ABBOTT: 1, ENVIRONMENT: NIL

ABBOTT: 1, ENVIRONMENT: NIL

Carbon Tax repealed

By Thea Halpin on July 18 2014 - News

As the Carbon Tax is repealed and the government celebrates its keeping of a political promise, spare a thought for the environment, says THEA HALPIN....

MH17: AN UNSPEAKABLE TRAGEDY

MH17: AN UNSPEAKABLE TRAGEDY

By Birdee on July 18 2014 - News

Condolences are sent to the loved ones of passengers on board Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 who were killed when their plane was reportedly shot down.

AND THAT'S HOW IT'S DONE

AND THAT'S HOW IT'S DONE

Wicked Campers issues apology

By Birdee on July 17 2014 - News

Wicked Campers has apologised for its offensive and misogynistic slogans, promising to remove tasteless material from its vans over the next six months....

ON YOUNG LOVE

The past is as true as the present

ON YOUNG LOVE

ON YOUNG LOVE

The past is as true as the present

By Lily Patchett on July 17 2014 - Matters of the Heart

People are so quick to dismiss the love we have as teens; we're too young to understand our feelings, they say. But LILY PATCHETT looks back on young love...

BEWARE THE LADY IN RED

BEWARE THE LADY IN RED

The "sexy" colour

By Birdee on July 14 2014 - Nerdy Birdee, News

We already knew that wearing the colour red enhances a women's sexual attractiveness to men. But a new study suggests it also affects how women perceive...

EATING DISORDERS, HOPES AND DREAMS

EATING DISORDERS, HOPES AND DREAMS

We need to take anorexia seriously.

By Birdee on July 16 2014 - Be Well, News

The family of a young woman who died while suffering from anorexia says it hopes her story will see that eating disorders treated as a national health...

THERE'S NO SUCH THING AS THE PERFECT VAG

Seriously.

EMMA WATSON 4 GENDER EQUALITY

EMMA WATSON 4 GENDER EQUALITY

EMMA WATSON 4 GENDER EQUALITY

By Birdee on July 11 2014 - News

Actress Emma Watson will promote the empowerment of young women around the world as part of her new role as a Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women.