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Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

We’re knee-deep in turbulent political times here in the United States, an indeed around the world. As we wake up each day, scroll through our Twitter feeds and wonder what […]

December 21, 2017 ×
The Success Of The Women’s Marches Should Be A Wake-Up Call For American Democracy

The Success Of The Women’s Marches Should Be A Wake-Up Call For American Democracy

“I think we should march”, wrote Theresa Shook, a retired lawyer living in Hawaii, in a Facebook post right after election night. And that’s exactly what happened – over 5 […]

January 28, 2017 ×
A Woman Will Appear On The New $10 Bill Says US Gov’t. Only Took Over 100 Years…

A Woman Will Appear On The New $10 Bill Says US Gov’t. Only Took Over 100 Years…

Earlier this year a unique campaign was the subject of many news headlines in a very feminist way. ‘Women on 20s’ was started by Susan Ades Stone and the idea […]

June 29, 2015 ×
ABC Taking Diversity Seriously With These New Shows

ABC Taking Diversity Seriously With These New Shows

How diverse is American primetime television? Definitely not enough, because the announcement of ABC’s new Fall 2014 lineup is a welcome change to the homogeneity we are used to, and […]

May 15, 2014 ×
The Projects To PhD: The 1st Black Woman Set To Enter The US Senate From The South

The Projects To PhD: The 1st Black Woman Set To Enter The US Senate From The South

This year all around America, many men and women are running to get elected to the US Senate. We were lucky enough to talk to one of the female candidates […]

April 24, 2014 ×
First Woman To Chair The Federal Reserve In Its 100 Year History: Janet Yellen

First Woman To Chair The Federal Reserve In Its 100 Year History: Janet Yellen

In terms of women in leadership, this is monumental. Janet Yellen becomes the first female EVER to head up the Federal Reserve in the United States, in its entire 100 […]

February 4, 2014 ×
My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

I grew up in a wonderful and loving home in Southern California. I had an older brother and sister 12 and 15 years my senior respectively, parents who were happy […]

October 7, 2013 ×
17 Y/O Girl Discovers Her Passion Thanks To The Empowerment Project

17 Y/O Girl Discovers Her Passion Thanks To The Empowerment Project

Hello! My name is Cass Jacoby and I am  a 17-year-old high school senior. When I am not taking notes on composition of films, you can find me  involving myself […]

September 24, 2013 ×
The Empowerment Project Dances Through Utah With ‘Breaking Pointe’s’ Beckanne Sisk

The Empowerment Project Dances Through Utah With ‘Breaking Pointe’s’ Beckanne Sisk

Hello from Vanessa, the documentary shooter of The Empowerment Project! Washington State was a blast! Days are going by really fast and this adventure has been incredible up to now!  […]

September 20, 2013 ×
Is America Really Ready For A “Madame President”?

Is America Really Ready For A “Madame President”?

There is a shift happening in our culture, where more and more young girls and women are questioning why there still isn’t gender parity in our world, even thought it […]

May 3, 2013 ×
‘The Invisible War’ Docu About Female Military Sexual Assault Creating A Stir

‘The Invisible War’ Docu About Female Military Sexual Assault Creating A Stir

Every awards season there is one film in the Documentary category that becomes a huge hit and is talked about for the rest of the year. In 2013 it is […]

January 14, 2013 ×