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Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

By AK Karrasch Learning about the music industry dates back to some of my earliest memories. In one of them, I’m wearing my Snow White costume, sitting so close to […]

August 21, 2017 ×
Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

By Sarah Potter After Sheryl Sandberg published ‘Lean In’, a non-fiction on the challenges women face in trying to get ahead, I thought there was an overarching sigh of relief […]

August 17, 2017 ×
Fmr Nike Global Women’s Dir. On Successfully Navigating A Male-Dominated Business With Confidence

Fmr Nike Global Women’s Dir. On Successfully Navigating A Male-Dominated Business With Confidence

By Shaz Kahng One day I was called into the office of Nike’s CEO and tasked with running a global business. Actually, I wasn’t just asked to run the business […]

July 31, 2017 ×
3 Important Ways You Can Teach Your Children To Stand Up To Rape Culture

3 Important Ways You Can Teach Your Children To Stand Up To Rape Culture

By Liz Greene Society has a big problem, and unfortunately, it’s one that a significant portion of our population refuses to acknowledge: rape culture. Though we’ve certainly taken steps in […]

July 28, 2017 ×
Why Startups With A Female Founder Grow Faster And See Greater Return On Investment

Why Startups With A Female Founder Grow Faster And See Greater Return On Investment

By Adela Belin In the 2017 annual startup report by TINYpulse, it was found that the fastest-growing organizations are 75% more likely to have a female founder. The New York […]

July 27, 2017 ×
The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

By Ash Stevens The issue of mass incarceration in the US is well documented and is being talked about a lot more in political and social justice discussions. By now, […]

July 24, 2017 ×
Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

By AZRA Freedom, as Webster dictionary would define as the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. Ok, great. But really, if […]

July 20, 2017 ×
How The Rise Of Medical Crowdfunding Will Only Be Exacerbated If Obamacare Is Repealed

How The Rise Of Medical Crowdfunding Will Only Be Exacerbated If Obamacare Is Repealed

By Nico Morgan Crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe were originally designed to help entrepreneurs, artists, and dreamers finance their goals. Whether that was to market a new invention, to […]

July 18, 2017 ×
Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

By Kelly Stickel, CEO & Founder of Remodista Anyone who has hiring responsibility for sales people knows what a challenging ongoing task that can be. Creating a competitive team that is […]

July 17, 2017 ×
Studies Show Women Are Reporting Higher Levels Of Stress Than Men. Here’s Why…

Studies Show Women Are Reporting Higher Levels Of Stress Than Men. Here’s Why…

By Nick Cesare Being stressed is never fun, and in some cases an be crippling. When I’m stressed, it becomes hard for me to concentrate, I’m irritable, and my stress […]

June 30, 2017 ×
Giving Language A Gender Equality Makeover – We Need To Stop Using Masculine Generics

Giving Language A Gender Equality Makeover – We Need To Stop Using Masculine Generics

By Liz Greene It’s one of the few things that makes me feel like a bad feminist — I am a terrible abuser of the expression, “you guys.” “Dude”, “man”, […]

June 29, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: Barriers To Safe Abortion In Uganda Leading To Unhealthy & Dangerous Outcomes

‘Teen Voices’ Series: Barriers To Safe Abortion In Uganda Leading To Unhealthy & Dangerous Outcomes

This is the third post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

June 23, 2017 ×
Author Donna Levin’s New Novel Encourages Advocacy & Empathy For Kids On The Autism Spectrum

Author Donna Levin’s New Novel Encourages Advocacy & Empathy For Kids On The Autism Spectrum

By Donna Levin Some women are born advocates; some achieve advocacy, and others have advocacy thrust upon them. I’m in the third category; I was minding my own business, writing […]

June 21, 2017 ×
How Healthcare Fails Transgender Patients With Medical Stigma, Misunderstanding & Policy

How Healthcare Fails Transgender Patients With Medical Stigma, Misunderstanding & Policy

By Elaine Reilly We have recently covered the ways in which women are failed by the healthcare system. Women’s pain is often taken less seriously by doctors, making it harder […]

June 16, 2017 ×
I Write Children’s Books Feat. Diverse Characters So Girls Of Color Feel Represented In What They Read

I Write Children’s Books Feat. Diverse Characters So Girls Of Color Feel Represented In What They Read

By Avril O’Reilly For a very long time I have been working on a book project that I didn’t think anyone would want. I felt that my books had a […]

June 12, 2017 ×