Can attitudes towards body hair be sexist? – BBC News

Kim Kardashian recently got criticised for the lack of body hair on the models she used for her latest perfume campaign. A model also got rape threats for baring her hairy legs on a shoe advert and a musician sparked a ‘manly’ trend just for having his shirt open. Frankie McCamley looks at how psychology, history and popular culture might have had an impact on how we view body hair. Video produced and edited by Phoebe Frieze. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog FURTHER READING LINKS: Figures and Surveys: Dudes Dish: Do…

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🇱🇰Sri Lanka parties petition court against parliament dissolution | Al Jazeera English

Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court is hearing a plea challenging President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to hold a snap election. Sirisena triggered a political crisis last month when he fired Ranil Wickremesinghe as the prime minister, replacing him with Mahinda Rajapaksa. Al Jazeera’s Minelle Fernandez reports from Colombo. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #SriLanka #SriLankaCrisis #SriLankaSupremeCourt

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Why Hillary Clinton running in 2020 is a terrible idea | With Chris Cillizza

Could the third time be the charm for Hillary Clinton’s presidential aspirations? Probably not. Here’s why Clinton 2020 would be a disaster for Democrats. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: How Donald Trump won https://cnn.it/2DhOTxK They were never going to let me be President https://nyti.ms/2HNTYOx 2018 midterms update: What has changed since election night https://cnn.it/2OHagL4 The year of the American woman in politics https://cnn.it/2RFXRsq 7 takeaways from election night 2018 https://cnn.it/2RFXRsq House win unleashes majority-size ambitions among younger Democrats https://wapo.st/2FjhYLL Trump’s willing to carry Republicans until they lose https://cnn.it/2QCUTF1 How the GOP…

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White House slams CNN lawsuit: ‘Just more grandstanding’

CNN is suing the Trump administration over the suspension of chief White House reporter Jim Acosta’s credential; analysis from Howard Kurtz, host of ‘MediaBuzz.’ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 16 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC…

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🇸🇦Who is “the boss” in phone call after Khashoggi’s murder? l Inside Story

US intelligence officials believe a phone message to “tell your boss” after journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered was a reference to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. The New York Times has received a transcript of one of the recordings released by Turkey. The newspaper says the telephone call was made by Maher Abdulaziz Mutreb, a security officer who frequently travelled with the Crown Prince. Turkish intelligence believe Mutreb was speaking to one of the prince’s aides …and also used words to the effect that “the deed was done.” But…

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