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Bodyform’s New Campaign Uses GOT & Joan Of Arc Style Badassery To Break Down Menstrual Taboo

Bodyform’s New Campaign Uses GOT & Joan Of Arc Style Badassery To Break Down Menstrual Taboo

Who needs those awkward commercials featuring blue liquid being poured out of a beaker onto a pad, when you have this incredibly badass video campaign from feminine hygiene company Bodyform! […]

June 30, 2016 ×
Pakistan’s “Avon Ladies” Distribute Birth Control & Family Planning Info To Women In Rural Areas

Pakistan’s “Avon Ladies” Distribute Birth Control & Family Planning Info To Women In Rural Areas

We talk a lot about the importance of birth control, family planning and reproductive rights on our platform, because here in the US, there are a number of ways in […]

June 28, 2016 ×
LA-Based Non-Profit Bringing The Healing Power Of Dance To Sex Trafficking Victims Around The World

LA-Based Non-Profit Bringing The Healing Power Of Dance To Sex Trafficking Victims Around The World

From the time it took you to read this sentence, a young girl vanished from her home. She could have been your sister, a niece, or a daughter. Yet, she […]

June 23, 2016 ×
#GirlsAtDhabas Campaign Explains Why Women Occupying Public Space Is A Feminist Statement

#GirlsAtDhabas Campaign Explains Why Women Occupying Public Space Is A Feminist Statement

For many of us, being female in public is not a big deal. We don’t see it as any sort of controversial, counter-culture or defiant statement. But for women in […]

May 12, 2016 ×
Nascar Driver Leilani Munter Is Less Of A Rev-Head, More Of An Eco-Warrior On The Track

Nascar Driver Leilani Munter Is Less Of A Rev-Head, More Of An Eco-Warrior On The Track

Leilani Munter isn’t your average Nascar driver. She is doing more than just revving up the fans for one of America’s favorite pastimes. She is is driving change (see what […]

May 3, 2016 ×
This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

If you are still in doubts whether social media has the power to change the world, then this story might sway your opinion. In 2015 a video was released by […]

April 29, 2016 ×
Negative Perceptions About Unmarried Women, Ethnic Hair, And Gender Stereotypes Tackled In Ad Campaigns

Negative Perceptions About Unmarried Women, Ethnic Hair, And Gender Stereotypes Tackled In Ad Campaigns

Now THIS is the type of direction we want to see more of the advertising industry heading in! Continuing the empowering momentum of the femvertising phenomenon, which was started by […]

April 19, 2016 ×
“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

A couple of months ago we shared about the launch of a very important campaign called ‘Women Not Objects‘ which was created by advertising industry exec Madonna Badger. The idea […]

April 13, 2016 ×
Why Self-Care Is An Important Part Of Standing Up To Online Harassment

Why Self-Care Is An Important Part Of Standing Up To Online Harassment

Online activist spaces are increasingly becoming subject to anti-feminist trolls and MRAs (Men’s Rights Activists). Feminist forums, Facebook groups and twitter are all common playgrounds for these trolls. While it […]

April 12, 2016 ×
Lebanese Org. Creates A Gender Dictionary To Educate Society On Women’s Rights & Gender Norms

Lebanese Org. Creates A Gender Dictionary To Educate Society On Women’s Rights & Gender Norms

One of our favorite authors and activists, Mona Eltahawy, has publicly declared that the Middle East needs a sexual revolution. In her book ‘Headscarves and Hymens’, the Egyptian journalist talks […]

April 8, 2016 ×
Board Of Education Requires Indian Schools To Teach Girls Self-Defense Through Martial Arts

Board Of Education Requires Indian Schools To Teach Girls Self-Defense Through Martial Arts

In response to the growing attention on the gender violence problem throughout India, we are finally starting to see a wave of decisions from officials who are making good on […]

March 28, 2016 ×
Nesquik Hires Possibly The World’s Youngest Female Director For Its New Campaign

Nesquik Hires Possibly The World’s Youngest Female Director For Its New Campaign

We already know the film industry has a huge gender gap when it comes to the presence of female directors. While there are many seeking to find solutions, one that […]

March 14, 2016 ×
The UN Enlists 7 Female Youtubers To Become Their Latest Gender Equality Ambassadors

The UN Enlists 7 Female Youtubers To Become Their Latest Gender Equality Ambassadors

March is an important month for women. In the US, it is Women’s History Month. On March 8 International Women’s Day is recognized worldwide. It is so important for women […]

March 11, 2016 ×
South Asian Women Create Social Media Campaign To Challenge Stigma Around Dark Skin

South Asian Women Create Social Media Campaign To Challenge Stigma Around Dark Skin

The idea that fair skin is the epitome of beauty is a concept that has been perpetuated in accordance with Eurocentric standards for many generations. In South Asian countries like […]

March 10, 2016 ×
Twitter Launches #PositionOfStrength Campaign To Prevent Cyber Harassment Toward Women

Twitter Launches #PositionOfStrength Campaign To Prevent Cyber Harassment Toward Women

It’s great to see one of the biggest social media platforms in the world stepping up the fight against online harassment. With the growing problem of cyber harassment and bullying […]

March 8, 2016 ×