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Fmr Nike Global Women’s Dir. On Successfully Navigating A Male-Dominated Business With Confidence

Fmr Nike Global Women’s Dir. On Successfully Navigating A Male-Dominated Business With Confidence

By Shaz Kahng One day I was called into the office of Nike’s CEO and tasked with running a global business. Actually, I wasn’t just asked to run the business […]

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Bahrain Leading The Middle East With A Pioneer Domestic Violence Crisis Intervention Program

Bahrain Leading The Middle East With A Pioneer Domestic Violence Crisis Intervention Program

It’s shocking to think that in parts of the world today, laws criminalizing domestic and sexual violence still may not exist. Or in other cases, they are being rolled back […]

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Queens Of R&B – How Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys & Rihanna Have Dominated The Genre

Queens Of R&B – How Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys & Rihanna Have Dominated The Genre

R&B has come a long way since its beginnings almost seventy years ago. The R&B singers of the present day owe a lot to the greats of the past who […]

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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Under Armour’s New Models “Unlike Any”, Goldieblox Wants Girls To “Be Like Her”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Under Armour’s New Models “Unlike Any”, Goldieblox Wants Girls To “Be Like Her”

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we get to share our favorite videos of the moment while also sharing what our definition of feminism looks […]

July 28, 2017 ×
3 Important Ways You Can Teach Your Children To Stand Up To Rape Culture

3 Important Ways You Can Teach Your Children To Stand Up To Rape Culture

By Liz Greene Society has a big problem, and unfortunately, it’s one that a significant portion of our population refuses to acknowledge: rape culture. Though we’ve certainly taken steps in […]

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5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015) proved to be one of the few coming age films in recent years to portray the exploration of sexuality in a smart, sensitive […]

July 27, 2017 ×
If Justin Baldoni’s New Talk Show Is As impactful As His Voice On Social Media, Count Us In!

If Justin Baldoni’s New Talk Show Is As impactful As His Voice On Social Media, Count Us In!

You already know him as Jane’s kryptonite Rafael in the hit CW show ‘Jane The Virgin’, but there is so much awesomeness about Justin Baldoni off-screen as there is on. […]

July 27, 2017 ×
Why Startups With A Female Founder Grow Faster And See Greater Return On Investment

Why Startups With A Female Founder Grow Faster And See Greater Return On Investment

By Adela Belin In the 2017 annual startup report by TINYpulse, it was found that the fastest-growing organizations are 75% more likely to have a female founder. The New York […]

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Non-Profit Launches Campaign Teaching Girls Their Worth Isn’t Determined By Their Appearance

Non-Profit Launches Campaign Teaching Girls Their Worth Isn’t Determined By Their Appearance

Do you ever find yourself automatically resorting to the “you look so pretty!” statement when you are talking to a young girl? Do your comments naturally default to something about […]

July 26, 2017 ×
How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

Comprehensive sex education is always a good idea, no matter which part of the world you live in. The idea that giving youth information about bodies, relationships and fostering dialog […]

July 26, 2017 ×
Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

The majority of news media stories about the Gaza Strip seem to be focused on narratives around war, conflict, and violence. For those of us who have never traveled to […]

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These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

We talk a lot about body positivity and the movement started by everyday fashion influencers who are making a real impact on the way the fashion industry decision-makers portray bodies […]

July 25, 2017 ×
The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

By Ash Stevens The issue of mass incarceration in the US is well documented and is being talked about a lot more in political and social justice discussions. By now, […]

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Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Over the past few years, as a number of institutions and organizations release report after report showing the huge disparities for women and minority groups, we have seen a variety […]

July 24, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Little Mix “Saluting” UK Women’s Soccer & Kesha’s Empowering Anthem “Woman”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Little Mix “Saluting” UK Women’s Soccer & Kesha’s Empowering Anthem “Woman”

It’s all about empowerment in this week’s edition of Feminist Friday! Last week we were crushing on Kesha’s big comeback single and video ‘Praying’, and this week we’re featuring her […]

July 21, 2017 ×