Creativity

Comic Book Illustrator Nicola Scott On Drawing Wonder Woman & The Importance Of The Female Gaze

Comic Book Illustrator Nicola Scott On Drawing Wonder Woman & The Importance Of The Female Gaze

With the massive success of the ‘Wonder Woman’ film at the box office (making nearly $400 million), the emphasis on the female gaze has never been more important. When we […]

August 15, 2017 ×
Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

The majority of news media stories about the Gaza Strip seem to be focused on narratives around war, conflict, and violence. For those of us who have never traveled to […]

July 25, 2017 ×
Author Scaachi Koul Uses Humor To Examine Race, Rape Culture & Misogyny In New Book

Author Scaachi Koul Uses Humor To Examine Race, Rape Culture & Misogyny In New Book

Humor can often be considered a less-threatening vehicle for discussing serious topics, as many will no doubt be familiar when watching an array of stand-up comedians or watching your fave […]

July 21, 2017 ×
New Sex Positive Exhibit At Untitled Space Gallery In NYC Fights Censorship & Double Standards

New Sex Positive Exhibit At Untitled Space Gallery In NYC Fights Censorship & Double Standards

If you saw the words “sex positive” in the title of this article and immediately had some sort of an averse or negative reaction, keep reading because this is precisely […]

July 6, 2017 ×
How Certain Beauty Trends Such As Nail Art Become A Creative Way To Resist And Persist

How Certain Beauty Trends Such As Nail Art Become A Creative Way To Resist And Persist

Social reform and progress have never come without the insistence of unceasing voices, reporting on injustice and demanding changes. Indeed, probably the most frequently used adjective for describing effective crusaders […]

June 28, 2017 ×
Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Have you ever looked at advertising images or slogans from well-known brands and wished women’s bodies, lives, or sexuality weren’t the tools to generate greater consumerism? Does it anger or […]

June 28, 2017 ×
Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Never underestimate the power of strong female role models in the life of a young girls. In case you missed it, ‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins (who is the highest […]

June 19, 2017 ×
Powerful Photo Essay In O Magazine Challenges Perceptions On Race And Stereotypes

Powerful Photo Essay In O Magazine Challenges Perceptions On Race And Stereotypes

In the May issue of O Magazine, the publication decided to broach the subject of race in a way that reflects the current socio-political climate across America right now. Whether […]

June 6, 2017 ×
Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

We’re big fans of gender-reversal experiments and projects, because they challenge stereotypical perceptions when it comes to defining men and women in their social capacities. In particular, they can dismantle […]

May 23, 2017 ×
New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

It’s never too early to instill good values into the lives and minds of youth! This new children’s book, focusing on an anti-bullying message, is proving just that. ‘Ole Tangerine […]

May 18, 2017 ×
Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Back in September 2016, we wrote a piece about the Brooklyn Museum’s upcoming year-long collection of 10 feminist exhibits titled ‘A Year of Yes: Reimagining Feminism’, which launched the following […]

May 17, 2017 ×
If You Aren’t Following Intersectional Feminist Brazilian Artist Marcela Sabia On Instagram, Do It Now!

If You Aren’t Following Intersectional Feminist Brazilian Artist Marcela Sabia On Instagram, Do It Now!

If you are looking for a body-positive, trans-inclusive, intersectional feminist Instagram account to follow, check out Brazilian artist Marcela Sabia (@Marcelailustra). We’re not sure why it took us this long […]

May 11, 2017 ×
New Exhibit ‘She Inspires’ Features The Work Of 60 Artists & Supports Women Who Run For Office

New Exhibit ‘She Inspires’ Features The Work Of 60 Artists & Supports Women Who Run For Office

The #Resistance comes in many forms, and in our turbulent political landscape, it is on everyone to raise their voice and take a stand in whatever way they can, to […]

May 1, 2017 ×
Photojournalist Alice Rowsome Documents Indian Activists Helping Girls Escape Child Marriage

Photojournalist Alice Rowsome Documents Indian Activists Helping Girls Escape Child Marriage

  Not too long ago we published a story about an Indian woman who escaped child marriage as a girl, and how she spends her adult life helping other young […]

April 26, 2017 ×
The Caramel Curves | Akasha Rabut

Photo Series Documents New Orleans’ First All-Female Motorcycle Crew ‘The Caramel Curves’

  If you are looking for your daily dose of badassery, we’ve got you covered! Or rather, photographer Akasha Rabut has. Akasha has worked for clients such as J. Cole, […]

April 25, 2017 ×