Interviews

Women Who Code CEO Alaina Percival On The Importance Of Increasing Women In STEM

Women Who Code CEO Alaina Percival On The Importance Of Increasing Women In STEM

It’s no secret that women are vastly underrepresented in the majority of STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) fields. In the United States alone, women make up a mere 25% of […]

September 15, 2017 ×
Photographer Captures Female Empowerment Spirit Among Marginalized Women & Girls In India

Photographer Captures Female Empowerment Spirit Among Marginalized Women & Girls In India

One of the main reasons our website exists is to amplify and draw attention to the lives of women around the world, especially those whose voices and accomplishments aren’t always […]

August 1, 2017 ×
This Female-Founded Co. Champions The “Safe Is Sexy” Motto With At-Home STD Testing Kit

This Female-Founded Co. Champions The “Safe Is Sexy” Motto With At-Home STD Testing Kit

We’ve posted quite a few articles about the current climate of healthcare given the right-wing political agenda that seeks to limit women’s access to certain clinics (Planned Parenthood) and strip […]

July 12, 2017 ×
‘Venus Flytrap’ Is The Feminist, Punk, Queer-Centric, Music Web Series We’ve Been Waiting For

‘Venus Flytrap’ Is The Feminist, Punk, Queer-Centric, Music Web Series We’ve Been Waiting For

If you haven’t come across ‘Venus Flytrap’, the new web series created by Adele Bertai, starring Margaret Cho and Asia Argento, don’t worry, we have you covered. It is the […]

June 15, 2017 ×
Women Take The Lead On-Screen & Behind The Scenes In New Indie Film ‘The Wedding Invitation’

Women Take The Lead On-Screen & Behind The Scenes In New Indie Film ‘The Wedding Invitation’

It’s being described as ‘Bridesmaids’ meets ‘Sex And The City’, and if that’s not enough to make you immediately make plans to watch indie rom-com ‘The Wedding Invitation’, which is […]

June 14, 2017 ×
Team Tactile | Brian Smale, Microsoft

How The Lemelson-MIT Student Prize Program Is Giving Visibility To Young Female STEM Inventors

It’s no secret that there is a gender gap in the world of tech and invention. Women hold far fewer patents than men. A 2016 University of Washington study found that female students […]

June 8, 2017 ×
SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

When people in the United States hear the term “SuperPAC” it can potentially make them nervous. It conjures up images of bought-and-paid-for politicians, lobby money, corporate greed, and basically a […]

June 7, 2017 ×
Or Die Trying | photos by Caroline J. Phillips

Millennial, Female-Driven Web Series ‘Or Die Trying’ Gives Voice To Ambitious Women In Hollywood

It sounds like it could be a metaphor for what women in the film industry are fighting against – sexism, stereotypes, exclusion, a seat at the decision-making table, better representation […]

June 6, 2017 ×
Docu ‘Home Truth’ Exposes The Ugly Truth About Domestic Violence & The Complexity Of Trauma

Docu ‘Home Truth’ Exposes The Ugly Truth About Domestic Violence & The Complexity Of Trauma

If you are in New York City from June 9-18, put the Human Rights Watch Film Festival on your calendar because this is one event you don’t want to  miss […]

June 5, 2017 ×
Meet Kaija Kinney – Founder Of Canadian Music Festival ‘Metalocalypstick’ Celebrating Women In Metal

Meet Kaija Kinney – Founder Of Canadian Music Festival ‘Metalocalypstick’ Celebrating Women In Metal

If you are an avid outdoor music festival lover, you most likely have come across a few of the following headlines over the past few years: “Music festivals have a […]

June 5, 2017 ×
Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Although women make up 51% of the US population, when it comes to being represented at our highest level of government, they only make up a mere 19% in Congress. […]

June 1, 2017 ×
Author Rifka Kreiter Talks Civil Rights, Feminism, & Being A Child Of The Sixties In Her New Book

Author Rifka Kreiter Talks Civil Rights, Feminism, & Being A Child Of The Sixties In Her New Book

When you think of some of the greatest people-powered movements in recent American history, the Civil Rights and Women’s Liberation movements certainly spring to mind. They helped shape an entire […]

May 26, 2017 ×
Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

By now we’re all accustomed to the narrow beauty standards that grace the pages of nearly every mainstream beauty and fashion magazine and digital platform. Only 5% of women are […]

May 25, 2017 ×
Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

When people use the phrase “the future is female”, some may think it just a catchy, feminist slogan, but in fact it is far more than that. All you have […]

May 9, 2017 ×
Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

If you’d like to see a great example of what speaking truth to power looks like, get familiar with Deja Foxx, the Arizona-based teen activist who gained national attention after […]

April 27, 2017 ×