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Rappler's latest stories on femininity


Twitter looks to outside help in fighting abuse

Feb 10, 2016 - 2:15 PM

The social media site says it wants Twitter users across the globe to feel safe and confident

epa03939699 A passer-by photographs the Twitter logo on the outside of the New York Stock Exchange building in New York City, New York, USA 07 November 2013. Shares in the company Twitter (TWTR) began trading on the NYSE at a price of 26 US Dollars (19.23 Euro). EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT

From girlhood to rulehood

Aug 13, 2015 - 8:13 AM

Why are there so many rules meant to protect the honor of girls by controlling them but no rules for the boys who dishonor them?

[Dash of SAS] Making the menstrual period eco-friendly

Jun 17, 2015 - 1:52 PM

That brings us to the movement to reverse the menstrual flow and green our vagina with all sorts of alternatives to disposable sanitary napkins and tampons

INFOGRAPHIC: The evolution of hygiene

Jun 21, 2014 - 12:00 PM

We keep ourselves neat and clean everyday But where did it all begin

How to make that time of the month work for you

Jun 09, 2014 - 4:15 PM

Don t let your period stop you from doing what you want and start making it work to your advantage

STRETCH THOSE MUSCLES. Some yoga poses and stretches specifically target your pelvic area to ease any discomfort.

Pope stresses 'service' role for women in Catholic Church

Oct 13, 2013 - 12:10 AM

The Church is a woman a mother that is what is beautiful Pope Francis tells 150 people in a Vatican conference Saturday

'FEMININE' CHURCH. Pope Francis says in a Vatican conference on October 12 that he likes to think of the Church as feminine. File photo by Alberto Pizzoli/AFP

Why do we hate effeminate men?

Sep 26, 2013 - 8:31 AM

When we equate gentleness flamboyance and beauty with inferiority; and when we take softness or eloquence as being emotional and irrational we refuse to let our men have these traits