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It’s About Bloody Time: Period Products Are Free In Scotland

Scotland has become the first nation in the world to ensure period products are obtainable free of charge. Introduced by Member of Scottish Parliament Monica Lennon on 23 April, the Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill has now passed. In other words, IT’S OFFICIAL. The Bill, as passed, means that local authorities, education providers and […]

Transparent Toilet Cubicles Installed In Japan

Public toilets have a poor reputation globally. It’s just how it is. You use only if desperate and you get out of there as fast as possible. One reason to avoid the germ pot is the often neglected hygiene standards. For many other people the main reason to avoid using the bathroom in public is […]

Chocolate Rains Down On Streets Of Swiss Town

Waking up in Switzerland on a snowy morning is only a dream for many of us right now. Now add in a chocolatey-rainy-snow storm and you have hit a whole new level of fantasy. For residents in Olten, Switzerland, this was their reality. According to Associated Press “the Lindt & Spruengli company confirmed local reports […]

Share The Dignity Targets Period Poverty In Melbourne Lockdown

Share the Dignity is an organisation that works to directly benefit women in crisis experiencing “period poverty.” Women in crisis typically refers to women who are homeless, fleeing domestic violence or doing it tough. “When a woman is doing it tough, the last thing on her mind should be dealing with her period,” Share The […]

7 Indigenous Australian Owned Businesses To Support (Now And Always)

On May 25 2020, a 46 year-old African American man named George Floyd died. He had allegedly used counterfeit money when Minneapolis police arrived at the scene. A white male officer pressed his knee against Floyd’s neck for more than 8 minutes. “Please, I can’t breathe,” cried Floyd. The police officer did not move. Floyd’s […]