Why we should value our elders

Paballo Molahlehi explores the role our elders play in shaping who we become. ...read more

To the woman I call “Mother”

Sometimes, you just have to say goodbye and walk away. ...read more

Your boobs are not magic. They’re not curing cancer

Everyone loves boobs, and sex sells, so what’s wrong with a little boob-centric breast cancer awareness? Quite a lot, actually... ...read more

Gender in advertising: What happens when the roles are reversed?

We're so used to seeing men and women represented certain ways in advertising, it can be a bit of a shock to see the roles reversed. ...read more

Lesbian couple unhappy about black baby: are they racist?

Two white women from the USA are suing a sperm bank for selling them sperm from a black donor. ...read more

There’s nothing wrong with hitting like a girl

“You run like a girl, you throw like a girl” are just a few of the common insults that people use on a daily basis, but what's so wrong with being a girl? ...read more

I'll be fine, I just might need waterproof mascara for a while

Trolls, an operation, and being diagnosed with menopause. It's been a long week. ...read more

When it's time to take a break from stress

Sometimes, you just have to down tools and take a step back. ...read more

Support the Pink Valve Cap Project with Bridgestone and Supa Quick and win!

Want to win a R4000 La Senza voucher? Or a Spoil Yourself hamper worth R1000? Then enter now! ...read more

Surviving your child’s exams

If you have children, you will definitely expect no less than the best from them, especially when it comes to exams. If you think stressing over this helps, think again. ...read more

Depression and breast cancer

Emotional well-being is very much linked to health. So, can depression also be linked to breast cancer? ...read more

South African transwoman on hunger strike due to 3 years of Home Affairs bungling

A South African Transwoman has gone on a hunger strike in protest of terrible service and mistreatment from Home Affairs. ...read more

Dewani's bisexuality, femicide and 'real men' narratives

How is Dewani’s bisexuality relevant to the murder trial? It’s relevant because it offers an explanation - albeit a false one - says Sian Ferguson. ...read more

21 Tokens of Wisdom

The best birthday present anyone can receive is great advice, especially when turning 21. Saffiya Ismail shares a few pearls of wisdom with her son, that you will all relate to. ...read more

I’ve been through hell, but I survived

A difficult miscarriage almost broke me, but I'm finally free. ...read more

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