A decade of Jacob Zuma has made South Africans more desperate but also more wary of politics and receptive to Siya Kolisi's brand of sincere, lived-in pragmatism, writes Cecelia Balfour.
Feminism can be done alone, but activism is collective, something we do together… and, for me, it all begins with a look, writes Stella Viljoen.
A woman was so enraged by her friends’ level of traditionalism at their wedding, she decided to leave the special occasion early.
Researchers from the US and Germany found that women are better at mathematical and verbal tasks at higher temperatures.
People had some thoughts about the image, which features Annahstasia Nigerian-American singer, and yes some armpit hair.
Award-winning star Beyoncé is reportedly planning to write a new album with a women's rights theme.
A rare bookstore in London, specialising in works by women, aims to redress the gender imbalance in western literature. 'The Second Shelf' started as a Kickstarter campaign in May 2018, raising over £30 000 (R560 468). Six months later, what was supposed to be an online bookstore became a brick-and-mortar location in Soho. The shop's owner, author AN Devers, had the idea after noticing that rare book dealers and collectors are predominantly male, and tended to ignore books written by women.
Designer Maria Grazia Chiuri once again celebrated feminism and sisterhood in her collection for Christian Dior at Paris Fashion Week that delved into the independent styles of the 1950’s Teddy Girls.
South Africans will have to reimagine the possibility of community if they want to live together peacefully in this country, writes Amanda Gouws.
Beyoncé fans are asking the singer to cancel her Ivy Park line with Top Shop. This comes after the stores founder Sir Phillip Green was accused of sexual assault and racism.
It is Women’s Month and women all over the world seem to be hyped up on Beyonce, but a healthy scepticism is encouraged before you buy that #BossLady handbag.
Twenty five years ago, on the eve of democratic transition, South African women were optimistic. Two decades later their hopes have come to nothing as the ANC Women's League became the ventriloquist for men and their factions.
Meryl Streep has warned younger women to keep fighting for equality to avoid losing the gains made by previous generations of feminists.
DeWanda Wise, star of Netflix's "She's Gotta Have It," says there's room for different types of feminists and having 'ownership' of the way black women are portrayed is important.
The Duchess of Sussex discusses feminism and the role men can play in having a gender-neutral conversation about women empowerment globally.
The company has rolled out several new additions to its lineup, including a "Shero" collection honoring prominent women and a line that includes a wide variety of dolls.
Dolly Parton accepts her art and actions make her a feminist but she would never use that term to describe herself.
A new art exhibit at a Washington museum shows an Ivanka Trump lookalike pushing a vacuum cleaner and invites spectators to toss crumbs for her to clean up.
The Isithunzi saBafazi event, organised by the Graca Machel Trust, was an afternoon of inspiration — one that celebrated the 5th anniversary of Tata Madiba's passing and sought to restore women's dignity.
One of the best illustrations of misogyny is the kind of hostility that people feel the minute the subject of feminism comes up - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on the damaging impact of misogyny.
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