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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 ×
CVS Pharmacy Announces It Will No Longer Use Photoshop In Its Advertising And Stores

CVS Pharmacy Announces It Will No Longer Use Photoshop In Its Advertising And Stores

It is the largest retail pharmacy chain in the United States with close to 10,000 stores nationwide, and its retail drug store accounts for tens of billions of dollars in […]

February 8, 2018 ×
Intersectionality, Politics & Repro Rights – Our 5 Fave Feminist Podcasts To Get You Through 2018

Intersectionality, Politics & Repro Rights – Our 5 Fave Feminist Podcasts To Get You Through 2018

In 2017 we shared a list of our fave feminist podcasts which were helping us get fired up for the #resistance. Well 2018 is here, and it’s time to make […]

February 8, 2018 ×
Badass Artist Julie Van Grol Releases Workbook For Girls Featuring 100+ Trailblazing Women

Badass Artist Julie Van Grol Releases Workbook For Girls Featuring 100+ Trailblazing Women

In 2016 we profiled a really cool art series created by illustrator Julie Van Grol, titled ‘100 Days of Badass Babes‘. Each day on Instagram over the course of a […]

February 7, 2018 ×
How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

By Rose Martin Modern women are paving the way for a unique style of leadership that is confident, influential, and effective. Though in present times, organizations are actively looking to […]

February 7, 2018 ×
Ending The Stigma – Why Fact-Based, Medically-Accurate, Comprehensive Sex Ed. Matters

Ending The Stigma – Why Fact-Based, Medically-Accurate, Comprehensive Sex Ed. Matters

By Liz Greene Is sexual education the responsibility of parents or the public school system? This debate has been raging for far too long — and unfortunately, the only losers […]

February 6, 2018 ×
Feminist Country Singer Cam On Supporting Other Female Artists & Not Playing By The Rules

Feminist Country Singer Cam On Supporting Other Female Artists & Not Playing By The Rules

Add country music singer Cam to the list of badass women who unapologetically bring with them their signature brand of feminism and female empowerment to the genre. The California-based artist […]

February 6, 2018 ×