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Feminist filmmakers tackle machismo in porn industry

World / Social Issues Jan 5, 2019

Feminist filmmakers tackle machismo in porn industry

Ethical, diverse and not a silicone breast in sight — feminist filmmakers are standing up to mass-market porn with adult movies that are free of male domination and gender stereotypes. Their films aim to show realistic, consent-based and egalitarian sex instead of the superhuman bedroom ...

Police teargas 'yellow vest' protesters in Paris

World / Politics Dec 30, 2018

Police teargas 'yellow vest' protesters in Paris

Police fired tear gas at "yellow vest" demonstrators in Paris on Saturday but the turnout for round seven of the popular protests that have rocked France appeared low. Several hundred people wearing the symbolic hi-visibility vests had gathered near the offices of several state-run television ...