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The 2018 Pirelli Calendar Focuses On Race & Pushing Boundaries With An All-Black Cast

The 2018 Pirelli Calendar Focuses On Race & Pushing Boundaries With An All-Black Cast

Over the past few years we have written articles about the iconic Pirelli calendar, and the way it has pivoted away from its typical imagery – supermodels or a certain […]

August 9, 2017 ×
Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

She may play a sort-of conservative, family woman who was brought up with religious values in her household when it comes to sexuality, but Gina Rodriguez’s onscreen character in her […]

August 8, 2017 ×
How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

Any serious executive in the film industry still insisting that diversity doesn’t win big at the box office clearly hasn’t been paying attention to 2017 so far. This summer’s breakout […]

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Fertility, Sex Drive, And Fitness: How Smoking Affects Your Health In More Ways Than One

Fertility, Sex Drive, And Fitness: How Smoking Affects Your Health In More Ways Than One

Whilst sexuality is generally not a topic of everyday conversation, it is a thought-provoking one, particularly when it comes to how it both improves and benefits your health. However, did […]

August 7, 2017 ×
Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

In the 2016 Spring and Fall diversity reports from The Fashion Spot, data regarding diversity in the fashion industry on the runway gave a mostly bleak picture of what we […]

August 7, 2017 ×
Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Any person that is using their voice or platform to dismantle narrow standards of beauty and push for greater inclusion is a hero to us. Meet Sara Geurts, a 26 […]

August 7, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Young WOC In Leadership In ‘Step’ Docu & Dove Teams Up With Shonda Rhimes

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Young WOC In Leadership In ‘Step’ Docu & Dove Teams Up With Shonda Rhimes

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we share a handful of our favorite videos of the moment! This week, we’re focusing on intersectionality and women […]

August 4, 2017 ×
Emma Watson Interviews Margaret Atwood About ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ For Her Feminist Book Club

Emma Watson Interviews Margaret Atwood About ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ For Her Feminist Book Club

It is arguably the most explosive TV series this year in relation to what is happening politically. The attack on women’s reproductive rights under the Trump administration has increased, and […]

August 4, 2017 ×
Human Rights Groups In Tanzania Fighting To Help Pregnant Teen Girls Complete Their Education

Human Rights Groups In Tanzania Fighting To Help Pregnant Teen Girls Complete Their Education

It’s incredibly depressing to read about such denigration of teen girls happening in 2017. Yes, we are well aware that gender inequality and discrimination is rampant in a number of […]

August 3, 2017 ×
Indigenous Guatemalan Weavers Fighting Cultural & Corporate Appropriation Of Their Designs

Indigenous Guatemalan Weavers Fighting Cultural & Corporate Appropriation Of Their Designs

Many of us are familiar with their designs and craft work seen in clothing and accessories the world over. Some of the most well-known fashion brands in the world have, […]

August 3, 2017 ×
Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

If you have ever read the comments under an image of a plus size or curvy person doing pretty much anything, especially when they are talking about body-positivity, you will […]

August 2, 2017 ×
Anti-Sex Trafficking Org. In India Training Survivors To Become Lawyers To Fight For Other Victims

Anti-Sex Trafficking Org. In India Training Survivors To Become Lawyers To Fight For Other Victims

These are the faces of survivors who were not only given a second chance at life, but are now working to give the same opportunity to others. This group of […]

August 2, 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 ×
Trailblazing Engineering Professor Farzaneh Sharafbafi Becomes The First Female CEO Of Iran Air

Trailblazing Engineering Professor Farzaneh Sharafbafi Becomes The First Female CEO Of Iran Air

When society thinks of pioneering, brilliant people who have changed the world in some capacity, names like Gates, Zuckerberg, Musk, Jobs etc immediately come to mind. There are numerous stories […]

August 1, 2017 ×
How To Navigate Dating An Online Personality In A Social Media-Saturated World

How To Navigate Dating An Online Personality In A Social Media-Saturated World

Dating an online personality ten or even five years ago probably would’ve been a laughable or even outrageous concept for most of us average people. But the internet is shaping […]

July 31, 2017 ×