Televised sports' 'honey shot' plays into the idea that games are only for men

Objectifying images of spectators imply that only men like sport, and that all men like pictures of lightly dressed women

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Fighting cancer isn't all about personal lifestyle, but the environment we live in

The World Health Organisation published its World Cancer Report on Monday. It is a hefty document of 800 pages which warns of a "tidal wave" of cancer facing the world over the next 20 years. The media reaction to this news on the whole has been sadly, but perhaps predictably, sensationalist.

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Occupy Wall Street's debt buying strikes at the heart of capitalism

Across the United States, 2,693 people have received a letter in the last few months, which identified a debt and read: "You are no longer under any obligation to settle this account with the original creditor, the bill collector, or anyone else." This is the work of the Rolling Jubilee project – a non-profit initiative which buys personal debt for pennies on the dollar in the secondary market (where debt is sold to companies who then resell it to collection agencies) but then simply cancels it.

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