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What Every Female Leader Can Learn From These 6 Female Superheroes

What Every Female Leader Can Learn From These 6 Female Superheroes

By Olivia Ryan Whether you are into comic books or not, we all love a superhero. Every generation finds something exciting and thrilling by watching others save the day and […]

January 26, 2018 ×
Indian Band SXonomics Using Spoken Word Poetry To Talk Feminism & Fight The Patriarchy

Indian Band SXonomics Using Spoken Word Poetry To Talk Feminism & Fight The Patriarchy

Using creative means to talk about feminism? Check! Dismantling patriarchal norms through poetry and music? Check! Teaching parents about the harms of gender norms via videos? Check! That’s not an […]

January 25, 2018 ×
8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

By Jane Mersky Leder I’m not a stranger to suicide. My mother’s first cousin took her own life, but the cause of her death was listed as an “accident.” Three […]

January 25, 2018 ×
OITNB’s Danielle Brooks Gets Candid About Rejection And Sizeism In The Fashion Industry

OITNB’s Danielle Brooks Gets Candid About Rejection And Sizeism In The Fashion Industry

She plays Taystee on Netflix’s ‘Orange Is The New Black’, and a sassy Hollywood agent in Aziz Ansari’s ‘Master of None’, but it is her outspoken opinions on body image […]

January 24, 2018 ×
How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

For many of us, the Women’s March held on January 21st 2017 was a turning point politically and socially. It marked the start of a wave of activism not just […]

January 24, 2018 ×
Iceland Is Officially The First Country In The World To Make It Illegal To Pay Women Less Than Men

Iceland Is Officially The First Country In The World To Make It Illegal To Pay Women Less Than Men

Excuse us while we plan out a move to Iceland… Let us explain exactly why the Nordic country is a desired destination for us: they have officially become the first […]

January 23, 2018 ×
Former Burn Victim Basma Hameed Uses Revolutionary Tattooing Technique To Cover Scars

Former Burn Victim Basma Hameed Uses Revolutionary Tattooing Technique To Cover Scars

You may not know it by looking at the above image of entrepreneur Basma Hameed, but half her face has been tattooed. It’s not the typical tattoo most of us […]

January 23, 2018 ×
This Week On Seed & Spark – Female-Driven Campaigns To Support & Content To Stream

This Week On Seed & Spark – Female-Driven Campaigns To Support & Content To Stream

New series alert! We’re excited to announce a new ongoing collaboration with crowdfunding and content streaming platform Seed & Spark. Seed & Spark is an entertainment platform built to increase representation […]

January 22, 2018 ×
This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

January 22, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: New Web Series ‘Quinta Vs Everything’ Is Our Latest Online Obsession

FEMINIST FRIDAY: New Web Series ‘Quinta Vs Everything’ Is Our Latest Online Obsession

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our fave time of the week where we get to share a handful of videos we are obsessing over right now. This week, […]

January 19, 2018 ×
My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

By Katia Dragotis “Stand up” he said. “I can guesstimate your weight.” After I honestly proclaimed not knowing an exact number, he replied, “Hmmm…160 lbs, maybe little more. If you […]

January 19, 2018 ×
New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

With the collective deep-dive analyses into the types of work environments that allowed predatory behavior exhibited by people such as Harvey Weinstein, Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose and more to thrive, […]

January 18, 2018 ×
Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

By Chelsy Ranard The first time I saw Lizzo was at Treefort Music Fest in Boise, Idaho. I hadn’t ever heard of her; and once I saw her live I […]

January 18, 2018 ×
4 Inconspicuous Tech-Based Wearables That Won’t Clash With Your Wardrobe

4 Inconspicuous Tech-Based Wearables That Won’t Clash With Your Wardrobe

The wearable industry is booming, with Gartner Research predicting worldwide wearable device sales will soar to 17 percent during 2017. From smartwatches to Fitbits, it seems like everyone is strapping on a […]

January 17, 2018 ×
How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

By Ruby Mabry I am from a Caribbean background. My parents were from the beautiful island of Haiti. I am the third of four children. Two brothers and one sister. […]

January 17, 2018 ×