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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jessamyn Stanley’s ‘Every Body Yoga’ & ESPNW Celebrates Women In Sports

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jessamyn Stanley’s ‘Every Body Yoga’ & ESPNW Celebrates Women In Sports

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we get to share the videos we are crushing on with our readers. This week we’re getting sporty, doing […]

May 19, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: Early Marriage In Uganda Prevents Girls From Education & Promotes Violence

‘Teen Voices’ Series: Early Marriage In Uganda Prevents Girls From Education & Promotes Violence

This is the second post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

May 19, 2017 ×
New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

It’s never too early to instill good values into the lives and minds of youth! This new children’s book, focusing on an anti-bullying message, is proving just that. ‘Ole Tangerine […]

May 18, 2017 ×
Indian Author & Professor Breaks Taboos On Sexuality, Feminism, Politics & Freedom For Women

Indian Author & Professor Breaks Taboos On Sexuality, Feminism, Politics & Freedom For Women

If any of the words in the title of this piece made you uncomfortable, you aren’t alone. Although it is 2017, we still live in a world where the idea […]

May 18, 2017 ×
Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Back in September 2016, we wrote a piece about the Brooklyn Museum’s upcoming year-long collection of 10 feminist exhibits titled ‘A Year of Yes: Reimagining Feminism’, which launched the following […]

May 17, 2017 ×
‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

By now you may have already seen ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ movie made by HBO, starring Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, and Renee Elise Goldsberry. It recounts the true […]

May 17, 2017 ×
Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

You may be familiar with her character Sue Sylvester from the hit TV show ‘Glee’ which ran from 2009 -2015. She was the snippy, heartless, I-mean-business sports coach who most […]

May 16, 2017 ×
Meet Becca Longo – The First Female Recipient Of An NCAA College Football Scholarship

Meet Becca Longo – The First Female Recipient Of An NCAA College Football Scholarship

She is said to be the first female athlete in the nation to secure an NCAA college football scholarship. Her name is Becca Longo, and she is a senior at […]

May 16, 2017 ×
Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

We’re living in a political and cultural climate where it’s hard to escape the increasing amount of activism that is happening around the country in response to the election of […]

May 15, 2017 ×
9 Year-Old Sues The Indian Government Over Their Failure To Take Decisive Action On Climate Change

9 Year-Old Sues The Indian Government Over Their Failure To Take Decisive Action On Climate Change

If there is one compelling reason that all of us should be engaged in the discussions around climate change and the environment, it is the impact it will have on […]

May 15, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Ultimate ‘Star Wars’ Fan Video & The Heineken Video Pepsi Wishes It Made

FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Ultimate ‘Star Wars’ Fan Video & The Heineken Video Pepsi Wishes It Made

Welcome to another edition of our weekly Feminist Friday series, where we get to share our favorite videos of the week with our readers! This week we’re geeking out, bridging […]

May 12, 2017 ×
This Mother’s Day Is An Important Reminder Why Moms Need to Validate Their Children’s Courage

This Mother’s Day Is An Important Reminder Why Moms Need to Validate Their Children’s Courage

By Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert Angela Cortez’s sixteen-year-old daughter had an eye-opening experience when her mom mustered her courage to share that when Chantal was a little girl […]

May 12, 2017 ×