'Scorpios are all bastards'


Scorpios like to think of themselves as mysterious, alluring, darkly sexual and brimming with barely contained power. The truth is that they're not.

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News and Trends

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Conned by the 9-to-5 myth


I was nailed to the 9 – 5 perch for 30 years, and then I broke free from the drip-feed of the monthly salary.

Lynching and blackface: why Halloween really scares me


This recent incident has had me look back at the controversy of Halloween over the years, and this year specifically.

ANC in financial dire straits - report


Just three months after it was reported that the ANC wanted more money for political parties, it has been alleged that the governing party is in financial doldrums and may even have to cut staff.

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Africa opens with a colourful bang


Designers did not disappoint on the first day of #MBFWA, showing the vibrant colours and prints of Africa with modern twists, silhouettes and attitude.

Reader book review: Tease by Amanda Maciel

Book Club

If you’re looking for a book that tackles and highlights the dangers of bullying and harassment, then you should get your hands on a copy of Tease.

Real SA Wedding: Ryan & Lee-Ann

Real Weddings

They knew each other through mutual friends, but only really connected when their fathers went on a trip overseas. View their gorgeous gallery here.

Dear men who harass women on the street


A blogger urges men to join in the fight against street harassment.

9 celebrities who’ve been haunted by ghosts

Celeb Gossip

These stars claim to see (and sometimes have sex with) dead people.

Book review: Adults Only edited by Joanne Hichens

Book Club

A collection of stories filled with lust, laughter and delight.

Do you compare the way you look to that of others?

Fashion and Beauty

Does comparing yourself to others make you feel better or worse about yourself? Tracy Gold explores.

The 10 wealthiest celeb teens


These teens earnings are enough to make you wish you did more than playing hop scotch when you were younger.

Is public transport safe for women?


This analysis reveals the problem of sexual harassment and robbery of Latin American women in public transport.

So a feminist walks into a mosque....


A feminist walks into a mosque... I know this sounds like the start to a joke. As I am a self-identifying feminist, you can imagine my surprise when I was invited to a mosque.

Woman records 10 hours of street harassment


You won't believe what this woman has to deal with while just walking the streets of New York. Watch and relate.

Why can’t I buy a man flowers?


Cath Jenkin proves that even men deserve to get flowers while they are still alive.

What if your son wants to be your daughter?


All children need parents who love and understand them. If your child is showing signs of being transgender, maybe it's time to listen.

13 fugliest Halloween decorations


We know All Hallows Eve calls for the weird and wonderful, but these items just had us going WTF.

Victim of internet hate?


It's easy for people to judge and attack others while safely hidden behind their computer and a fake internet account, says Suzette Leal.

Statement accessories we'd love to own


At the moment South African fashion is hotter than ever. We've chosen jewellery pieces made by three local designers that will knock your socks off. We want them all!

Lumps in your breast at age 15


Start the breast cancer conversation and think beyond pink this October.

During this stress, my children are my salvation


Fulltime menopausal, single mom and a fulltime job? It's enough to make anyone tear their hair out. This is how I survive...

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