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How The Dallas Opera’s Hart Institute Is Training Up A New Generation Of Female Conductors

How The Dallas Opera’s Hart Institute Is Training Up A New Generation Of Female Conductors

When it comes to glass ceilings, politics isn’t the only area where women are still heavily underrepresented. In the classical music world, it is still a very rare sight to […]

December 6, 2017 ×
Rwanda’s First All-Female University Is Training Up The Next Generation Of Women Leaders

Rwanda’s First All-Female University Is Training Up The Next Generation Of Women Leaders

Rwanda is a country of startling opposites. On one hand, it is the global leader in terms of percentage of women in government – 64%. On the other, the idea […]

December 5, 2017 ×
This Organization Is Encouraging Young Black & Brown Girls To Run For Political Positions

This Organization Is Encouraging Young Black & Brown Girls To Run For Political Positions

The November 7 elections this year overwhelmingly proved the diversity of America, and that we are ready to see a new kind of political representation at all levels. The most […]

December 5, 2017 ×
‘Lumberjanes’ Is The Girl Power Graphic Novel Series Every Young Woman Needs In Her Collection

‘Lumberjanes’ Is The Girl Power Graphic Novel Series Every Young Woman Needs In Her Collection

We admit we’re late to the game in discovering the ‘Lumberjanes’ comic book and graphic novel series, but count us among the series’ die-hard fans henceforth! The series was created […]

December 4, 2017 ×
Dr. Denis Mukwege – “The Man Who Mends Women” – Treats Rape Survivors In The DRC

Dr. Denis Mukwege – “The Man Who Mends Women” – Treats Rape Survivors In The DRC

Since conflict began in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo in 1995, rape and sexual violence have been used as a weapon of war. It is often considered […]

December 4, 2017 ×
4 Skills & Qualities The Public Health Sector Wants From Their Employees

4 Skills & Qualities The Public Health Sector Wants From Their Employees

To be involved in the public health sector, there are many things required to excel in this role. In this profession, you provide a very important part of our society. […]

December 1, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: “Fearless AF” Women In New Adidas Film & Feminist Nuns In “Novitiate”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: “Fearless AF” Women In New Adidas Film & Feminist Nuns In “Novitiate”

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly breakdown of our fave videos and clips we are loving at the moment. This week we’re covering music, sports and religion. […]

December 1, 2017 ×
Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

By Fay Turner-Paxton #MeToo, the two little words we all read for days on social media. Those who were previously nervous to disclose became empowered, the oblivious became educated and […]

December 1, 2017 ×
Four Important Steps To Prevent The Chances Of Pediatric Cancer

Four Important Steps To Prevent The Chances Of Pediatric Cancer

Cancer at no age is really acceptable, but it is particularly heartbreaking when it happens to a child. Research is ongoing regarding enhanced prevention and more effective treatment at the […]

November 30, 2017 ×
LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

With the stream of stories coming out from Hollywood about sexual assault, rape, harassment, intimidation and abuse, it’s clear that these issues have also been yet another barrier in women’s […]

November 30, 2017 ×
Harvard Doctor Launches #QuoteHer Campaign To Amplify Female Physicians In Healthcare Journalism

Harvard Doctor Launches #QuoteHer Campaign To Amplify Female Physicians In Healthcare Journalism

Never underestimate the power of a social media campaign. From the recent #MeToo conversations about sexual assault to the #sayhername movement to elevate the names and lives of black women […]

November 30, 2017 ×
Four Hollywood Actresses Who Have Defied Sexist Stereotypes

Four Hollywood Actresses Who Have Defied Sexist Stereotypes

“Beauty is only skin deep”, an old saying goes. Looks are one of the first things on which we base our first impression of a human we haven’t met before, […]

November 29, 2017 ×
How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

By Equality Now 90% of individuals who say they have experienced sexual harassment never take formal action against the harassment. Most stay quiet for fear of disbelief or inaction on […]

November 29, 2017 ×
Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Hip Hop and rap has long been dominated by male voices and male-driven artistry. But there have always been women grinding and hustling to get the same level of respect […]

November 29, 2017 ×
Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

The power of representation can never be underestimated. For many of us who grew looking at mainstream media and feeling like we didn’t belong due to the limited representations on […]

November 28, 2017 ×