Body Language

 
Gender bender: Normalising, moralising and a shot of reality
Gender bender: Normalising, moralising and a shot of reality
The worst part about not drinking alcohol is having to tell people why you don’t drink. It’s difficult because drinking usually occurs at a...
Femicide needs its own laws
Femicide needs its own laws
My friend Camilla says each day of her life is lived in fear — fear that one day she could be next. Her husband of three years is verbally...
Yoga can help to decolonise us
Yoga can help to decolonise us
In South Africa, yoga has long been seen as something weird for slim white women and hippies or New Age types in the well-off suburbs. Given the...
Oh Lordey, self-care as warfare
Oh Lordey, self-care as warfare
In the 1980s, as she battled cancer, poet and novelist Audre Lorde noted in her book A Burst of Light: “Caring for myself is not...
Beautiful girls don't deserve to die, so who does?
Beautiful girls don't deserve to die, so who does?
The recent highly publicised spate of kidnappings, sexual assaults and murders of women across the country has not only instilled fear but also...
Men are trash ... end of discussion
Men are trash ... end of discussion
Let me begin by making a disclaimer for those of you I’d most like to read this: I and many other women don’t think that all men are inherently...
Weight a sec, is that healthy?
Weight a sec, is that healthy?
The way the health and fitness industry talks about food, weight and eating is messy and confusing. The common thread is the ebb and flow of diets,...
Ad awards prioritise humanity
Ad awards prioritise humanity
Advertising in its simplest form is a brand’s flirtation with a person. The way a brand makes a human feel will determine the relationship that...
Fifty shades of vegan sex
Fifty shades of vegan sex
For some, the idea of being flogged with the skin of a dead beast might only add to the bondage-discipline sadomasochistic experience. But if you...
Youth avoid sexual healthcare
Youth avoid sexual healthcare
Youth is thought of as a period of optimum health, but many initiatives to ensure young people’s sexual and reproductive health, including the...
Baby burden troubles women
Baby burden troubles women
The number of children a woman bears has been declining globally. But childbearing expectations in some parts of Africa remain high. In Ghana, for...
Sexual obesity in the tech age
Sexual obesity in the tech age
The first time I heard about Tinder, I was floored. I had so many questions, but the main one was: “So basically you can track your next conquest...

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