Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

Welcome to our very first Feminist Friday for 2017! In this edition we are dubbing a “male allies” edition, we’re giving a shout-out to a few Indian male comedians. Thanks […]

January 13, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

Since this will be our last installment of our weekly Feminist Friday series for 2016, we figured it made sense to end on a festive note, as well as share […]

December 23, 2016 ×
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

You know her as the author of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ and ‘Americanah’, the woman behind the profoundly important TED Talk on feminism, which was sampled in Beyonce’s ‘Flawless’ […]

December 19, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Planned Parenthood Releases Timely “Stories Of Care” Web Series

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Planned Parenthood Releases Timely “Stories Of Care” Web Series

There couldn’t be a better time for a web series like this. In light of Donald Trump becoming president, the threat to women accessing the full range of healthcare allowed […]

December 16, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Brown Girls’ Web Series & Feminism In Bollywood With ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Brown Girls’ Web Series & Feminism In Bollywood With ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

YAS QUEENS! It’s fri-yay, which means it’s time for another edition of Feminist Friday – our weekly post where we share our fave videos of the moment. This week we’re […]

December 9, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

It’s Feminist Friday time again! This is the weekly series where we get to take a break from the norm, and end our werk week by sharing the awesome videos […]

December 2, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

It’s Feminist Friday, you guys! And since it is a holiday weekend here in the US, we thought we’d take advantage of the Thanksgiving sentiment and express how grateful we […]

November 25, 2016 ×
FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS – Male Allies Edition: Daniel Radcliffe, Bono, And Anil Kapoor

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS – Male Allies Edition: Daniel Radcliffe, Bono, And Anil Kapoor

Welcome to another edition of feminist conversations! This series is about sharing messages from notable public figures or celebrities who talk about feminism and why they identify as a feminist. […]

November 15, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY – ‘The Racial Politics Of Abortion’ & It’s Impact On Black Women

FEMINIST FRIDAY – ‘The Racial Politics Of Abortion’ & It’s Impact On Black Women

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! By now you know the drill – this is our ongoing series where we share a handful of videos we have been watching […]

November 11, 2016 ×
Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Many of us can remember a time sitting in school, wishing we were far away from math class and instead rocking out to our favorite music. Perhaps some of us […]

November 11, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Pussy Riot ‘Makes America Great Again’ & Lila Downs Disses A ‘Demagogue’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Pussy Riot ‘Makes America Great Again’ & Lila Downs Disses A ‘Demagogue’

Welcome to another edition of our weekly Feminist Friday series, where we wrap up the werk-week by sharing the videos we have been enjoying at the moment. Since America is […]

November 4, 2016 ×
5 Must-Read Feminist Books Which Discuss Sexism, Body Image, Capitalism & Social Media

5 Must-Read Feminist Books Which Discuss Sexism, Body Image, Capitalism & Social Media

There are a number of well-known feminist authors that are often studied in various Gender Studies or Women’s Studies university courses. Names like Simone De Beauvoir, Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan, […]

November 3, 2016 ×