• OITNB’s Danielle Brooks, AKA Taystee, On How The Show Redefines Beauty

    OITNB’s Danielle Brooks, AKA Taystee, On How The Show Redefines Beauty

    You know you are all dying to watch season 2 of OITNB. Netflix’s original series, ‘Orange is the New Black’, sees a group of inmates in an all-women prison navigate personality differences, relationships, race relations, sexuality, and of course drama in a comedic way. The show is a first of […]

  • Meryl Streep’s Body Image Advice: “What Makes You Different Is Your Strength”

    Meryl Streep’s Body Image Advice: “What Makes You Different Is Your Strength”

    Just call her Dr. Streep. No seriously, academy award winning actress Meryl Streep just received an honorary doctorate from Indiana University from the Bloomington School. She was presented with a Doctor of Humane Letters diploma from the school’s cinema director Jon Vickers, and of course the ceremony was accented by […]

  • New Proposed Law Would Regulate Excessive Photoshop In Advertising

    New Proposed Law Would Regulate Excessive Photoshop In Advertising

    Not sure about you but we’re so tired of seeing story after story about bad photoshop jobs done in advertising. Major companies like Target, H&M, American Eagle and more get called out by the media, and it is ridiculous and even a little laughable that these kinds of blunders make […]

  • Rashida Jones Says Looks Are A Depreciating Asset, So Invest In Your Brain

    Rashida Jones Says Looks Are A Depreciating Asset, So Invest In Your Brain

    Rashida Jones is not your average young Hollywood beautiful woman. Not only does she posses enough talented genes to go around an entire city (her father is music producer-maestro Quincy Jones and her mother is actress Peggy Lipton) but she has a brain, an opinion and is not afraid to […]

  • Lea Michele Says Women Need To Encourage & Empower One Another

    Lea Michele Says Women Need To Encourage & Empower One Another

    It seems to be a recurring theme with women in TV and film: they hate each other and want to tear each other apart. After all, it gets ratings and makes a show more exciting, right?! The trouble is, when this is at the forefront of what people think of […]

The Latest News...

“Oh You’re A Model? You Must Be Dumb Because You’re Beautiful”

“Oh You’re A Model? You Must Be Dumb Because You’re Beautiful”

By Mallorie Carrington “This is my best friend Mallorie, she’s a model” used to be a fun way to be introduced when it was coming out of the mouth of my junior high best friend. As I got older – it got old. And more than that, it got embarrassing. […]

April 22, 2014 ×
THE SLUT DIARIES: What Teen Girls Think Of Slut Shaming & Sexual Harassment

THE SLUT DIARIES: What Teen Girls Think Of Slut Shaming & Sexual Harassment

On a cold night in New York City, Joey Del Marco puts on her favorite dress, her highest heels, and meets up with her oldest friends, George, Luke, and Tim, for a little pre-gaming. They play video games, dance, and down an entire bottle of Absolut vodka. Everything is hazy […]

April 21, 2014 ×
Australia’s 1st Indigenous Fashion Week Highlights Women Of Color

Australia’s 1st Indigenous Fashion Week Highlights Women Of Color

A survey by Australian women’s magazine Cleo in September 2013 claimed that Aussie consumers don’t want to see ethnic or Indigenous faces advertising their products, clothes or in the media. Editor Sharri Markson surveyed 1100 models from the top agencies and found only a small number of diversity amongst the […]

April 21, 2014 ×
Something’s Very Wrong When Young Women Consider Sexual Violence ‘Normal’

Something’s Very Wrong When Young Women Consider Sexual Violence ‘Normal’

A new study published by Sage Journals exposes some rather shocking statistics that young women today basically consider rape and sexual violence ‘normal’. The study examined why there was such a high level of incidents not being reported, and how the assaults are carried out and perceived among youth in […]

April 21, 2014 ×
Cameron Diaz Has A Timely Message About Body Image & Jealousy Amongst Women

Cameron Diaz Has A Timely Message About Body Image & Jealousy Amongst Women

Actress Cameron Diaz has one of the most enviable bodies on the planet for her age. If you want to find out why she is in such good shape at age 41, you could buy her ‘Body Book’ which she recently released, or just read some of the amazing quotes […]

April 18, 2014 ×
A Song Of Sexual Freedom Becomes A Strong Anthem For Breast Cancer Awareness

A Song Of Sexual Freedom Becomes A Strong Anthem For Breast Cancer Awareness

We’re all familiar with the song ‘I Touch Myself‘. When it was released in December 1990 is became a controversial anthem for female sexuality in a time when women weren’t used to expressing themselves this way in the media. Australian singer Chrissie Amphlett and her band The Divinyls were considered […]

April 18, 2014 ×
Lorde’s Realisitic View On Her Role Model Status, And Fame

Lorde’s Realisitic View On Her Role Model Status, And Fame

She may only be 17, but Ella Yelich-O’connor, aka Lorde, is one of the most influential teens in the world right now. The New Zealand sensation and her breakout hit ‘Royals’ showed that her lyrics are resonating with people of all ages in a big way. She just played the […]

April 18, 2014 ×
Emma Thompson Is Fighting For Better Female Roles & Rights

Emma Thompson Is Fighting For Better Female Roles & Rights

She just celebrated her 55th birthday on April 15, but don’t put British actress Emma Thompson in any “old aged pensioner” category just yet! This feisty, funny woman is snapping up lead roles left, right and center and is proving to the world (and other women) that aging has nothing […]

April 17, 2014 ×
Paraplegic Woman Becomes A Surfer Thanks To An Unlikely Miracle

Paraplegic Woman Becomes A Surfer Thanks To An Unlikely Miracle

Pascale Honore is a 50 year-old mom from Australia who was rendered paraplegic after a car accident 18 years ago. One of her favorite things to do was watch her two sons surf, which she had plenty of time to do since her accident left her wheelchair bound. After spending […]

April 17, 2014 ×
Rwanda: From Genocide To The Highest % Of Women In Government Globally

Rwanda: From Genocide To The Highest % Of Women In Government Globally

Talk about a revolution! From a country which suffered one of the worst genocides in recent history, they are certainly showing up the rest of the world right now. In 1994 there was a major civil war outbreak between the Tutsi and the Hutu people, and it was estimated that […]

April 17, 2014 ×
Lily Allen Laments The Way The Media Pits Women Against Each Other

Lily Allen Laments The Way The Media Pits Women Against Each Other

She is the “anti” pop star, and always has been. British singer Lily Allen is notorious for not giving a damn but for a good reason, she lives by what she says and doesn’t do anything for show. That is probably one of the reasons she is talked about in […]

April 16, 2014 ×
From Child Bride To Local Hero, Woman Becomes Mayor Of Turkish Town

From Child Bride To Local Hero, Woman Becomes Mayor Of Turkish Town

There is nothing like the power of the human spirit to conquer all evil. It is seen in both men and women and truly shines after someone has been through a traumatic experience. The more people speak up about their struggles, the more people identify with them. A woman in […]

April 16, 2014 ×