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Art Exhibit Displays Rape Survivors’ Clothing To Challenge The “What Were You Wearing?” Narrative

Art Exhibit Displays Rape Survivors’ Clothing To Challenge The “What Were You Wearing?” Narrative

It is a phrase that has been worryingly used far too much colloquially and within the justice system when it comes to rape cases: “what were you wearing?”. It is […]

February 20, 2018 ×
These 7 Immigrant Authors Are Making American Literature Great Again

These 7 Immigrant Authors Are Making American Literature Great Again

By Kevin Nelson The USA Today officially states that “The number of undocumented immigrants living in the United States stayed steady for an eighth straight year in 2016 with 11.3 […]

February 19, 2018 ×
Australian Teen Girl Breaks Exploring Record & Hits Back At Sexist Critics In The Best Way

Australian Teen Girl Breaks Exploring Record & Hits Back At Sexist Critics In The Best Way

There’s a saying that goes “revenge is a dish best served cold”, and in the case of 16 year-old record-breaking explorer Jade Hameister, that dish is a ham and cheese […]

February 19, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY – Three Female Artists Providing Our #Resistance Anthems Right Now

FEMINIST FRIDAY – Three Female Artists Providing Our #Resistance Anthems Right Now

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that day of the week where we share a handful of videos we are loving right now! While most of the videos have […]

February 16, 2018 ×
How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

By Theresa Siaw Millions of people, young and old, turned out for the Women’s March in January 2017 as well as 2018. The protesters marched to the polls to end […]

February 16, 2018 ×
Comedy Central’s ‘Another Period’ Season 3 Hilariously Tackles The Women’s Movement

Comedy Central’s ‘Another Period’ Season 3 Hilariously Tackles The Women’s Movement

If you have not yet tuned into Comedy Central’s ‘Another Period’ series, starring the hilarious Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome, season 3 which just began is as good a time […]

February 15, 2018 ×
This Unique Theatre Show Uses Neuroscience To Examine The Effect Of Gender Stereotypes

This Unique Theatre Show Uses Neuroscience To Examine The Effect Of Gender Stereotypes

Many of us are familiar with the saying “the personal is political”. In the current political and social climate we’re living in, it applies more than ever, especially in the […]

February 15, 2018 ×
Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

By Caitlin Hoff On February first, the country kicked off celebrations for American Heart Month, and health organizations across the nation began campaigns to educate more people and share important […]

February 15, 2018 ×
Britain’s Girls School Association Teaching Students A Nuanced View Of Feminism

Britain’s Girls School Association Teaching Students A Nuanced View Of Feminism

The notion that women can “have it all” is not the kind of feminism we should be teaching women, says the Girls School Association in the UK. Gwen Byrom is […]

February 14, 2018 ×
CARE Launches Program To Help Garment Workers Make Informed & Healthy Choices About Sex

CARE Launches Program To Help Garment Workers Make Informed & Healthy Choices About Sex

Fact-based, medically accurate sexual health education is ALWAYS a good idea, especially at an adolescent age. But not everyone around the world has the ability to access good information from […]

February 13, 2018 ×
UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

In January, she took home the trophy at the FBMA figure skating competition for the fourth consecutive year, cementing Emirati skater Zahra Lari as a true champion in her field. […]

February 13, 2018 ×
Brazilian Teen Rapper MC Soffia Writes Lyrics That Empower Young Black Girls & Tackle Racism

Brazilian Teen Rapper MC Soffia Writes Lyrics That Empower Young Black Girls & Tackle Racism

Remember the name MC Soffia, because this teen girl is making a name for herself in Brazil. Since the age of 6, Soffia Rocha has aspired to be a rapper […]

February 12, 2018 ×
Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

You’d think in 2018 the idea of stereotyped gender roles would be a thing of the past. While we have certainly progressed as a society in numerous ways, when you […]

February 12, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Romper’s ‘Doula Diaries’ Web Series & Rima Kallingal’s Epic TEDx Talk

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Romper’s ‘Doula Diaries’ Web Series & Rima Kallingal’s Epic TEDx Talk

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That part of our weekly schedule where we do something a little different and share a few of our fave videos of the […]

February 9, 2018 ×
New Coloring Book For Girls Created To Build Up Their Confidence, Imagination And Spirit

New Coloring Book For Girls Created To Build Up Their Confidence, Imagination And Spirit

While 2016 may have ended on a very sour note due to the result of the US Presidential election, that anger seemed to give way to a wave of female […]

February 9, 2018 ×