Kasey Edwards

Kasey Edwards

Writer, author of 30-Something and Over It

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Airbrushing children

When your six-year-old's school picture is photoshopped


Kasey Edwards "I don't want a perfect photo, I want a photo of my perfect child."

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Are we expecting too little from our boys?

Kasey Edwards How many times have you seen girls’ anti-social behavior dismissed as 'girls being girls'?

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Verona shames women with feminine hygiene ad campaign

A screenshot from Verona's latest ad campaign.

Kasey Edwards A new female hygeine range wants to empower ladies by making over our 'intimate zones'.

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Beta male

Is the Beta male the new 'catch'?


Kasey Edwards Why high performing women need to rethink the idea that Alpha women should be with with 'Alpha men'.

Is this the real reason Lara Bingle deleted her pictures of Sam Worthington?


Kasey Edwards While it's been widely reported the deletion has something to do with relationship problems, it in fact probably has more to do with Sam Worthington's desire for privacy.

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Role-playing with stolen baby photographs


Kasey Edwards Why this is the most sinister trend to have taken off on Instagram.

Magazine fail

The obsession with 'good girls turned bad' sex tips


Kasey Edwards Let's take a look at the lamentable advice from this month's Men's Health, shall we?

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#ViolenceIsViolence downplays the gendered-nature of violence


Kasey Edwards Rather than playing the victim card, men need to take responsibility both individually and collectively for male violence towards women.

Workplace discrimination

Should you ever sue your boss?

Carol Howard has won her discrimination case after two years

Kasey Edwards The recent case of British police officer Carol Howard, is a painful illustration of the high price that people can pay for speaking out against discrimination.

Flying solo

Why I am preparing my daughters to be single women


Kasey Edwards We need to remind our children (and ourselves) that being in a bad relationship is not a better alternative to being single.

Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston: My 'value as a woman' isn't measured by motherhood

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 14:  Jennifer Aniston attends the European premiere of 'We're The Millers' at the Odeon West End on August 14, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)

Kasey Edwards How our obsession with marriage and procreation being the ultimate in female fulfilment hurts all women.

Most liveable?

How liveable are our cities if women don't feel safe?

Lonely  woman walking along the city street

Kasey Edwards Melbourne might be top of the 'Global Liveability Ranking', but don't pop the champagne just yet.

Asker’s Syndrome

Do you suffer from Asker’s Syndrome?


Kasey Edwards It's a little understood, but surprisingly common condition that afflicts women from all walks of life.

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The lie women are told about breastfeeding and weightloss

Kasey Edwards And how it sets new mothers up to feel like failures.

Real life

Stop policing my daughter's appetite


Kasey Edwards Why do strangers feel entitled to comment on young girls' food habits?

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Why the #worldstoughestjob viral ad is offensive and regressive


Kasey Edwards We need to stop celebrating an advertisement that reinforces stereotypes.

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Pregnant covershoots

Why are pregnant women always naked on magazine covers?

Megan Gale for marie claire.

Kasey Edwards Megan Gale on the cover of marie claire is the genre's latest victim. What's so unpalatable about having some clothes on?

Leadership shadow

The test that shows how you treat women at work


Kasey Edwards Being a good leader for women is easier said than done.

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Body image

Are selfies sparking more plastic surgery?


Kasey Edwards A new survey shows more women are getting surgically enhanced for the sake of Instagram.

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Banned from school for having an eating disorder


Kasey Edwards 16-year-old British girl Lottie Twiselton has allegedly been excluded from her school because she’s recovering from anorexia.

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