Interviews

She Grew Up In Rural Pakistan, Now This Silicon Valley CEO Works To Break Cycles Of Poverty

She Grew Up In Rural Pakistan, Now This Silicon Valley CEO Works To Break Cycles Of Poverty

We’re always on the lookout for women who are doing badass, inspirational things in the world and love to share their stories with our audience. But seriously, we can’t believe […]

January 12, 2018 ×
She Turned A Layoff Into An Opportunity To Launch A Beauty Brand Employing The Homeless

She Turned A Layoff Into An Opportunity To Launch A Beauty Brand Employing The Homeless

For most of us, being laid off from a job can be a stressful event. Especially if you are supporting a family. But for one woman, it became the start […]

January 9, 2018 ×
Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

We’re knee-deep in turbulent political times here in the United States, an indeed around the world. As we wake up each day, scroll through our Twitter feeds and wonder what […]

December 21, 2017 ×
Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

In an age of #resistance in the era of Trump and his cries of “fake news”, filmmakers, artists, storytellers and creatives have become a powerful vehicle for truth. However, these […]

December 18, 2017 ×
Organic Tampon Company Cora On A Mission To De-Stigmatize “That Time Of The Month”

Organic Tampon Company Cora On A Mission To De-Stigmatize “That Time Of The Month”

It’s one of those completely natural bodily functions that is so stigmatized by society, it is more acceptable to give it a nickname than refer to it by its actual […]

December 11, 2017 ×
Award-Winning Series ‘Best Thing You’ll Ever Do’ Exploring Pressures Around Motherhood & Career

Award-Winning Series ‘Best Thing You’ll Ever Do’ Exploring Pressures Around Motherhood & Career

It is a line of questioning most women will experience at some point in their lives, past a *certain* age: “when are you going to have children?” And if they […]

December 7, 2017 ×
How LinkedIn’s High School Trainee Program Is Committed To Closing The STEM Gender Gap

How LinkedIn’s High School Trainee Program Is Committed To Closing The STEM Gender Gap

As more and more revelations about sexual assault and harassment toward women in Hollywood, news media, politics and the tech industry continue to surface, there has been a resounding support […]

November 27, 2017 ×
‘The Divine Order’ Follows The Real-Life Battle Of Swiss Women Fighting For The Right To Vote

‘The Divine Order’ Follows The Real-Life Battle Of Swiss Women Fighting For The Right To Vote

We’re living at a time where women are speaking out about women’s rights in light of the political landscape, where certain political parties and leaders are trying to take us […]

November 17, 2017 ×
‘Unfractured’ Docu Follows An Activist & Mother Fighting In A Major Environmental War

‘Unfractured’ Docu Follows An Activist & Mother Fighting In A Major Environmental War

If you are at all concerned about the future of our environment, especially if you live in the United States, you need to see the award-winning documentary ‘Unfractured’, from director […]

November 15, 2017 ×
Fmr FBI Agent Turned Surf Guitarist Using Her Voice To Advocate For The LGBTQ Community

Fmr FBI Agent Turned Surf Guitarist Using Her Voice To Advocate For The LGBTQ Community

While the news media is furiously churning out coverage about the Trump Russia investigation, waiting on more indictments from special counselor & former FBI director Robert Mueller, we’re taking interest […]

November 14, 2017 ×
This One-Woman Comedy Show Examines Culture’s Obsession With Shaming Female Sexuality

This One-Woman Comedy Show Examines Culture’s Obsession With Shaming Female Sexuality

Clitoris. Vagina. Orgasm. These are some of the most shocking and divisive words in our culture, even in 2017. No, we’re not kidding. Despite being in the 4th wave of […]

November 8, 2017 ×
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Entrepreneur Launches Clothing Line To Encourage Girls’ Education & Brains Over Beauty

In the age of feminist and female empowerment t-shirt slogans on fashion runways an clothing stores being criticized for not taking activism further than a mere aesthetic, this clothing line […]

November 1, 2017 ×
Best-Selling Feminist Author Maria Lewis Releases New Book ‘It Came From The Deep’

Best-Selling Feminist Author Maria Lewis Releases New Book ‘It Came From The Deep’

If you are a fan of YA Fiction, then you NEED to be a fan of best-selling Australian author Maria Lewis. We wrote about her previous book series ‘Who’s Afraid?’, […]

October 30, 2017 ×
Award-Winning Film ‘Blood Stripe’ Tackles PTSD Through The Life Of A Female Combat Soldier

Award-Winning Film ‘Blood Stripe’ Tackles PTSD Through The Life Of A Female Combat Soldier

We’re all familiar with the many films made about military, war, and the impact on soldiers and veterans. The majority of these films (as well as TV series) have a […]

October 25, 2017 ×
Meet Kaylee Gaines – The Teen Wrestling Triple Crown Champion Making History

Meet Kaylee Gaines – The Teen Wrestling Triple Crown Champion Making History

We love writing about women and girls who are breaking barriers, especially in sports. So when we first learned about Kaylee Gaines, a high school student and wrestler from Mt. […]

October 24, 2017 ×