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President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

While every world leader has their fair share of critics and doesn’t always get it right 100% of the time, we’re just going to put it out there that we are going to really miss our current President Barack “badass” Obama. That is unless Hillary Clinton becomes the next (and […]

July 29, 2015 ×
President Obama Signs ‘Girls Count Act’ Into Law, Designating Foreign Aid To Girl Power

President Obama Signs ‘Girls Count Act’ Into Law, Designating Foreign Aid To Girl Power

President Obama has just signed a major piece of foreign policy legislation that will potentially affect the lives of girls in developing countries all over the world. Dubbed Obama’s “girl power” bill, the Girls Count Act is a very important and key directive that will allow a portion of United […]

July 28, 2015 ×
How To Make The Most Out Of A Conference As A Female Entrepreneur

How To Make The Most Out Of A Conference As A Female Entrepreneur

Female entrepreneurs are leading the way all over the world as they take charge of companies in every sector and drive them towards greater profitability and success. This is why it should come as no surprise that there are so many professional conferences held all over the world that are […]

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Malawian Chief Annuls 300 Child Marriages, Sends Them To School, Gets It Done!

Malawian Chief Annuls 300 Child Marriages, Sends Them To School, Gets It Done!

Earlier this year, it was estimated that the African nation of Malawi had the highest rate of child marriages happening in the world. In April of this year, the same country also made a drastic move to change this horrific epidemic. The Malawian parliament and President Peter Mutharika unanimously approved […]

July 28, 2015 ×
Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Is diversity happening in the fashion and modeling industries? Yes indeed! We have seen a huge body image revolution over the past few years which has allowed women of all shapes and sizes to be included into the prestigious definition of “beauty”. But there are still some barriers to the […]

July 28, 2015 ×
Florence Welch Talks Greek Mythology, Iconic Women & Why Feminism Matters

Florence Welch Talks Greek Mythology, Iconic Women & Why Feminism Matters

Don’t worry you guys, this Joan of Arc-eqsue image of singer Florence Welch from Vogue magazine we used at the top of this blog post will totally make sense as you read on! At the recent Glastonbury festival, Florence and her band Florence and the Machine performed to rave reviews […]

July 27, 2015 ×
Five Reasons Why Being Yourself Is The ONLY Way To Live Your Best Life

Five Reasons Why Being Yourself Is The ONLY Way To Live Your Best Life

By Jenipher Lyn Being you is AWESOME… but why is “being yourself” so freaking hard? We live in a very “change this” “make this better” culture. But maybe it’s time we sit back and appreciate ourselves for who we are, in order for you to be able to live your […]

July 27, 2015 ×
Amy Schumer Wants To Make Women Laugh, Doesn’t Apologize For Cellulite, & Isn’t A Perfect Feminist

Amy Schumer Wants To Make Women Laugh, Doesn’t Apologize For Cellulite, & Isn’t A Perfect Feminist

There’s no need to go into the depth of our cumulative girl crushes on comedian and all-round badass Amy Schumer, it’s a given! She has single-handedly revolutionized the way female comedians are being seen in the mainstream world with her brand of ballsy, quirky, sexy and in-your-face humor that has […]

July 27, 2015 ×
Having Trouble Understanding The Need For Feminism? These Badass Cartoons May Help

Having Trouble Understanding The Need For Feminism? These Badass Cartoons May Help

Feminism. It’s the word of the moment, it seems. Sadly, it has become a fad, a trend, and even a disliked movement and we think it’s in large part due to many misconceptions about why it still exists. The way it came about originally was because women banded together to […]

July 24, 2015 ×
‘Vision Not Victims’ Campaign Allowing Syrian Refugee Girls To Envision A Future Away From War

‘Vision Not Victims’ Campaign Allowing Syrian Refugee Girls To Envision A Future Away From War

Think back to when you were an adolescent and what you used to think about the most. Was it who you had a crush on? What outfit you wanted to buy? The movie you were dying to see? Or what you dreamed of being when you were older? That was […]

July 24, 2015 ×
These Children’s Books Enable Kids To Challenge Stereotypes & Narrow Standards

These Children’s Books Enable Kids To Challenge Stereotypes & Narrow Standards

According to a study by live science, a child’s ideas about stereotypes develop from as young as 1st grade and that comes from influence form the parents or guardians they grow up with. “Kids develop an understanding of prejudice and discrimination in a fairly predictable manner. Between the ages of […]

July 24, 2015 ×
How ‘Like A Girl’ Has Set A New Standard For Female Empowerment In Advertising

How ‘Like A Girl’ Has Set A New Standard For Female Empowerment In Advertising

By now we’re all pretty familiar with the term “femvertising” right? For those who aren’t, it is the unofficial word used to refer to advertising that has a feminist slant or at the very least some sort of female empowerment aspect included, rather than the usual manner of portraying women […]

July 23, 2015 ×
‘Project WomanKIND’ Web Series Shows Models Having Honest Conversations About Their Bodies

‘Project WomanKIND’ Web Series Shows Models Having Honest Conversations About Their Bodies

We love this very very much! A group of models based out of Australia have come together for an exciting new web series focused on body image called ‘Project WomanKIND’. The group features models  Sophie Sheppard, Margaret MacPherson, Stefania Ferrario, Olivia Langdon and Jessica Vander Leahy talking honestly about their […]

July 23, 2015 ×
This Popular Beauty Vlogger Responded To Harassment In The Best Way Possible

This Popular Beauty Vlogger Responded To Harassment In The Best Way Possible

It’s a given that being a woman on the internet means you will experience some form of harassment the more public and open you are with your comments, content, opinions and just general presence. And this is not an epidemic that is just reserved for women. Basically anyone who dares […]

July 23, 2015 ×
Fitness Brand Signs Model With Down Syndrome As Their New Face Because Diversity Rules!

Fitness Brand Signs Model With Down Syndrome As Their New Face Because Diversity Rules!

It wasn’t too long ago that we see actress Jamie Brewer become the first model with Down Syndrome to walk the runway at NYFW for designer Carrie Hammer who has literally built her reputation on being a rule breaker in the fashion industry. And now we are seeing another label […]

July 22, 2015 ×