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CARE Uganda’s Male Role Model Program Sees Men Leading The Fight Against Gender Violence

CARE Uganda’s Male Role Model Program Sees Men Leading The Fight Against Gender Violence

CARE International’s Uganda branch has launched a really great initiative which seeks to engage men to be important change-makers in the fight against gender-based violence. The Role Model Men program […]

March 28, 2017 ×
Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Get familiar with America Chavez, Marvel Comics’ latest character who is busting through the superhero stereotype and bringing some much-needed diversity and color to the comic book world. In fact, […]

March 28, 2017 ×
The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! Well, at least in the LEGO world! After submitting a proposal for a rad new collection through the LEGO Ideas website in Jul6 2016, MIT News deputy […]

March 27, 2017 ×
Fitness Media Needs To Stop Excluding Diverse Bodies. Health Isn’t A One-Size-Fits-All Industry

Fitness Media Needs To Stop Excluding Diverse Bodies. Health Isn’t A One-Size-Fits-All Industry

By Louise Green About 15 years ago, on a rainy night, I stood on the corner outside my local running club. I leaned against the cold concrete wall, watching the […]

March 27, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Benetton’s ‘United By Half’ & This Girl Can Celebrates ‘Phenomenal Women’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Benetton’s ‘United By Half’ & This Girl Can Celebrates ‘Phenomenal Women’

Since it is Women’s History Month, this weeks’ edition of Feminist Friday is an ode to some of the bold, empowering and feminist statements being made about women around the […]

March 24, 2017 ×
Meet The Congresswoman Who Introduced The First Federal Bill Tackling Menstrual Stigma

Meet The Congresswoman Who Introduced The First Federal Bill Tackling Menstrual Stigma

If you’ve been paying attention to a certain issue over the past few years, you will be familiar with conversations about menstrual stigma and the tampon tax. In 2015, Canada […]

March 24, 2017 ×
I Started A Gratitude Movement To Change How The World And The Media Values Women

I Started A Gratitude Movement To Change How The World And The Media Values Women

By Dr. Kelly Page, PhD “What you do today as a woman is because of the generation of women who came before you. It also impacts the generation of women […]

March 23, 2017 ×
Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

We all know Hollywood has an equality problem. The entertainment industry is simply a microcosm (although a very large, and powerful one) of what is happening elsewhere in society, despite […]

March 23, 2017 ×
Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

In case you missed it, an important political conference was held in New York City to discuss one of the most urgent issues affecting literally every person on the planet […]

March 22, 2017 ×
Skateboarding Org. Supporting Girls To Be Active Leaders Of Positive Change In Their Community

Skateboarding Org. Supporting Girls To Be Active Leaders Of Positive Change In Their Community

Get familiar with an organization that is putting the term “male-dominated” on notice – your days are numbered! Girls Riders Organization is a US-based non-profit that was founded to inspire, […]

March 22, 2017 ×
Asian-American Intersectional Feminist Event Series Launched In NYC To Discuss Resistance Under Trump

Asian-American Intersectional Feminist Event Series Launched In NYC To Discuss Resistance Under Trump

For many across the United States, it is the word that is keeping us motivated to dig deeper and work hard over the next four years – resist. Under a […]

March 21, 2017 ×
She Made History By Becoming The 1st Black Female President Of The Harvard Law Review

She Made History By Becoming The 1st Black Female President Of The Harvard Law Review

Representation matters. Always. Especially when there are still many barriers for women and minorities to break even in 2017. Which is why they appointment of ImeIme A. Umana as Harvard […]

March 21, 2017 ×