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“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 ×
Major Beer Brands Appeal To Growing Female Consumer Base With These Commercials

Major Beer Brands Appeal To Growing Female Consumer Base With These Commercials

If you close your eyes and think of a stereotypical or iconic beer commercial, there’s a good chance you won’t conjure up images of powerful women enjoying a cold one. […]

February 16, 2016 ×
Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

You may have recently come across some shocking research which claims the top 62 billionaires in the world own the same wealth as half the world’s population. Oxfam, who released […]

January 29, 2016 ×
Viral Video ‘Dear Daddy’ Urges Men To Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence Toward Women

Viral Video ‘Dear Daddy’ Urges Men To Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence Toward Women

There’s a powerful viral video circulating on the internet that is getting a lot of people talking about an important subject: sexual violence. The video we’re talking about is ‘Dear […]

December 29, 2015 ×
UN Representatives Came To The USA To Study Gender Equality. What They Found Was Shocking

UN Representatives Came To The USA To Study Gender Equality. What They Found Was Shocking

When we think of life in the US, a few key words come to mind: freedom, power, strength etc. One word which should definitely not be uttered is gender equality, […]

December 23, 2015 ×