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The excellent (and must watch) BBC Three comedy Fleabag, written by and starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge, incorporates some female body hair allusions into episode one of her monologue driven direct address delivery meaning that I can legitimately mention it here. 55 more words

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Body Police

For womxn, police are everywhere and most of the time they are not in blue uniform.
A few days ago I posted a picture of my arm raised. 403 more words


Feminist Fridays: Can Women Ever Really Win?

Today the French High Court ruled that the ‘burkini ban’ as it has been dubbed is illegal. After images of a woman being forced to undress on a beach in France made headlines around the world, it lead me to think about whether a woman can ever really win in terms of what they wear. 359 more words



New Australian show Cleverman pitches “Hairypeople” against humans and “shavers” in a not too distant dystopian future.

Special effects company Weta Workshop was tasked with creating the show’s hirsute mythical beings and company co-founder Sir Richard Taylor details part of the transformation process… 54 more words

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I Have No Issue With My Hairy Legs And Neither Should You

In my early 20’s, my legs were always shiny and free of hair. After all, I had people to impress, I guess. As time went on, and I became comfortable with my then boyfriend (now husband), I’d become more lax about shaving. 419 more words