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The Canadian Politician Who Killed the Tampon Tax Wants to Make Birth Control Free

Member of Parliament Irene Mathyssen is setting her sights on the high cost of birth control after removing the federal tax on tampons last year.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>The New Democratic Party of Canada (NDP) is trying to drum up support for a motion that, if adopted by the …

Recreate This Star Wars-Inspired Makeup Look for Halloween Using Our Simple GIF Guide

On the hunt for the perfect <i>Star Wars</i>-inspired Halloween makeup look? Look no further. We teamed up with CoverGirl and their pro makeup artist …

This Super-Creepy Stitched Mouth Makeup Tutorial Is Perfect for Halloween

It's also easier than you think to recreate.<p>Looking for simple Halloween inspo for this Oct. 31? This stitched mouth makeup tutorial is crazy easy and super creepy — albeit a little impractical because you can’t open your mouth to talk or drink. It’s also quite mesmerizing to see YouTuber Promise …

6 scary-good makeup tutorials for your killer Halloween costume

When you’re stuck for Halloween makeup ideas, it’s YouTube to the rescue. The video platform is there for you with step-by-step instructions and …

This Otherworldly Mermaid Makeup Tutorial Is as Sinister as It Is Sexy

Mermaids have taken over the beauty world, but they're not the fresh-faced ocean dwellers of your youth. Instead of sweet Ariel, we're seeing seductive sea sirens glammed up with pearls, glitter, and smoky eyes. And you better believe we're planning on re-creating their sultry style come …

Captain Marvel Is The Most Powerful Hero In The Marvel Cinematic Universe Says Feige

The age old debate of most powerful super hero always comes down to two names: Superman and The Hulk. While Superman may remain the strongest in the …

Captain Marvel

Thanks to Jenni Murray, this 50 year-old has just watched porn for the first time. But what happened next?

Here’s a sentence I never thought I’d write: I am at my computer googling porn and thinking of Dame Jenni Murray.<p>You heard me right.<p>This week, Dame Jenni declared that porn should be grabbed by the scruff of the neck from behind the bike sheds and frogmarched into classroom to be made an example …

Numb

James Gunn Promises ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ Will Surpass The Bechdel Test

<i>Guardians Of The Galaxy</i> was highly popular, but it did get a little flack for focusing so much on Star-Lord. Gamora, in particular, seemed to be mostly there to stab people and glare at Karen Gillan, although it’s possible she was just annoyed about being left off the shirts. Still, director James …

Adam Savage transforms into a cuddly Totoro for New York Comic Con

At San Diego Comic Con earlier this year, cosplay devotee and former <i>Mythbusters</i> host Adam Savage paraded around as the bear from <i>The Revenant</i><i>,</i> …

You Can Build Your Own Ideal Justice League in 'DC Legends'

Have you ever believed you could build a better Justice League roster than the actual Justice League? This November, you'll get your chance. Warner …

Power Ranger Star Davi Santos Bares All In Indie Bath Scene

It’s Wednesday. Summer is gone. The omnipresent election looms over us like a thick orange fog, and everywhere you turn, there’s pain, suffering and …

Iowa’s first transgender high school athlete found his truth on the track

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Ben Christiason begins his morning run on asphalt, pounding the straightaway of a tree-lined suburban boulevard that looks plucked from a John Hughes movie. As the road curves, he trades pavement for the gravel of a trail at the edge of a cluster of baseball fields.<p>On this …

Middle School

Law School Study Strategies for Different Learning Styles

There are lots of different ways to approach law school, beyond the standard “make an outline” advice. You’ve got to find the approach that works for …

Here's what happens when meditation replaces detention in schools

At one Baltimore elementary school, meditation rooms have replaced detention halls.<p>Robert W. Coleman Elementary School launched a meditation program …

How do you get more women into politics? Ask an all-male panel and Jeremy Corbyn - seriously

How do you tackle the lack of women in Westminster? With an all-male panel, of course.<p>The Women and Equalities Committee met today to discuss the future of female parliamentarians post-2020, putting questions about creating a better gender balance to party leaders including Jeremy Corbyn and the …

Keith Olbermann: Trump Has "Killed a Part of Our Democracy."

Donald Trump has destroyed a piece of our democracy and Keith Olbermann just laid it out for everyone to see.<p>674<p>SHARES<p>Donald Trump said something …

Miley Cyrus Opens Up About Pansexuality and Identity: "My Whole Life, I Didn't Understand My Own Gender"

The singer says she doesn't identify as male or female.<p>Miley Cyrus is one of the most vocal celebrity activists in the LGBTQ community, and says her own experience with gender identity and sexuality has inspired her to speak out.<p>"My whole life, I didn't understand my own gender and my own …

This gallery shows art exclusively by mental health patients

In an unassuming corner of Hornsey, two therapists are leading a quiet revolution to change the way that mental health care is provided, talked about and seen. From the ground floor of the Clarendon Recovery College, last week they launched Outsider Gallery, London’s first mental health art …

Mental Health

14 Amusing Comic Strips On Relationship Problems Only Our Generation Will Relate To

The relationships of our generation have seen an evident change since our parents' time. We might want and feel the same things as they did, but our …

The New York Times Explores “Bromosexuals,” Or Straight Men With Gay Friends

For years, culture has widely accepted, if not exalted, the gay man-straight woman friendship. Now, according to a report in the New York Times, a …

Artist Spotlight: Stunning Artwork Featuring Harley Quinn, Star Wars, Game Of Thrones And Other Characters From Aleksei Vinogradov

Check out this truly stunning artwork, featuring various characters and actors from popular movies and television shows.<p>This digital art was created …

Helpful Tips For Drawing Manga Art

Do you like to draw manga style art? Would you like some tips? Professional artist Takuya Yoshimura is here to help out.<p>Yoshimura’s credits include …

New Doctor Strange Promo Turns Back Time, Contains Hidden Messages

Expand your mind.<p>A brief new TV spot for Doctor Strange released today, which races through Steven Strange’s origin story in reverse (and contains …

Comics

Software maps immune system in 17 days (not 106 years) - Futurity

It normally would take roughly 106 years to generate a genetic map of the human immune system. Thanks to new software, a team just created one in 17 …

Immune System

DC's 'Injustice' Comic Happens in Harley Quinn's Twisted Mind

Writer Christopher Sebela brings Harley Quinn's perspective of the 2013 game 'Injustice: Gods Among Us' in a new comic.<p>If you’re afraid of clowns, …

Salma Hayek As a Lesbian Taco and Other Reasons “Sausage Party” is an Awesomely Filthy Movie

and Other Reasons<p><i>Sausage Party</i><p>is an Awesomely Filthy Movie <br>by Mikhail Lecaros<p>After months of trailers and teases, <i>Sausage Party</i>, a 3D animated film …

In defense of feminine men

Not long ago, I was chatting with a friend at a party, eagerly explaining to him how much he reminded me of someone else I adore. “You’re both …

Feminism

10 ways to convey emotion in your artwork

So you’ve learnt about all the different art techniques you can think of – composition, colour theory, anatomy, light, perspective and so on. But how …

8 Comics For Socially Awkward Daters

There's no such thing as a good first date.<p>Dating and maintaining a relationship in the early stages is rough when you’re socially awkward.<p>Illustrator Mikey Heller definitely gets that. The 26-year-old’s online comic Time Trabble often touches on the uncomfortable parts of dating and relationships, …

Relationships

Dress up as a shrine priestess in the comfort of your own home, with one-piece miko loungewear

Comfy loungewear or cute cosplay… Why not both?<p>Even if you’ve never been to Japan, you’re likely to be familiar with the red-and-white outfit worn by …

Anime