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Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

March 29, 2018 ×
How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

By Leah Morris “I’m​ ​31​ ​and​ ​divorced.​ ​I​ ​didn’t​ ​plan​ ​my​ ​life​ ​to​ ​be​ ​this​ ​way​ ​obviously,​ ​but​ ​here​ ​I​ ​am.​ ​I’ll​ ​just​ ​state​ ​for the​ ​record​ ​that​ ​I​ ​also​ […]

January 11, 2018 ×
Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

By AK Karrasch Learning about the music industry dates back to some of my earliest memories. In one of them, I’m wearing my Snow White costume, sitting so close to […]

August 21, 2017 ×
This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

When it comes to discussing rape, sexual abuse and sexual violence, it’s hard to find a place on earth that has not experienced this widespread problem. However, what is interesting […]

September 1, 2016 ×
She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

If you are an avid Bollywood fan, you will most likely have seen Geeta Tandon on screen without knowing it is actually her. As one of the industry’s most successful […]

June 24, 2016 ×
This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

There are many organizations around the world which work to reduce and raise awareness about domestic violence and abuse. It is still an issue that deserves much attention, education and […]

September 23, 2015 ×
President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

While every world leader has their fair share of critics and doesn’t always get it right 100% of the time, we’re just going to put it out there that we […]

July 29, 2015 ×
Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

This is the video that has been going viral. The anti-street harassment PSA made by a non-profit activist organization called Hollaback, which make videos aimed at ending street harassment. Or […]

November 4, 2014 ×
‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

There are so many amazing female-directed, female-created and female-focused documentaries right now! It seems women are taking the call seriously to infiltrate the movie industry with their stories and we […]

June 3, 2014 ×
Fmr US President Jimmy Carter Speaks Out Against Abuse Of Women Worldwide

Fmr US President Jimmy Carter Speaks Out Against Abuse Of Women Worldwide

Something is happening in the greater social conscience, especially when it comes to men in power. A lot of the time we think the oppression of women in the western […]

March 26, 2014 ×
Youtube Star Laci Green Slams Sexual Objectification Of Women In The Media

Youtube Star Laci Green Slams Sexual Objectification Of Women In The Media

If you haven’t subscribed to Youtuber Laci Green’s channel, perhaps this video will easily persuade you to do so. Unlike the many young girls out there who try to gain […]

January 28, 2014 ×
President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

Whether you agree on his policies or not, and whether you voted for him or not, there’s finally something we can all agree to like President Barack Obama for. The […]

January 27, 2014 ×
Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

British designer Vivienne Westwood is renowned for her eccentricity and punk attitude toward all fashion “rules”. There’s nothing like a fashion rebel to disrupt the silent masses and send an […]

January 8, 2014 ×
Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Imagine you were a musician who was so passionate and dedicated to what you are doing, you’d never let anything or anyone stop you from your cause right? Now imagine […]

November 27, 2013 ×
Confronting Campaign Showing Abused Goddesses Condemns Violence In India

Confronting Campaign Showing Abused Goddesses Condemns Violence In India

Tune into any news about India these days and the majority of it is about rape or violence toward women somehow. It’s really sad, shocking and frustrating. These incidences started […]

September 11, 2013 ×