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Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

By Chelsy Ranard October’s colors tend to be an array of oranges, reds, and yellows. As summer leaves and fall takes its place, our surroundings follow suit. Pumpkin spice, Halloween, […]

October 19, 2017 ×
‘Empire’ Actress Gabby Sidibe On Body Image, Eating Disorders & Changing The Narrative Of Rape Culture

‘Empire’ Actress Gabby Sidibe On Body Image, Eating Disorders & Changing The Narrative Of Rape Culture

You know her as the sassy, sharp and funny assistant Becky on Fox’s hit show ‘Empire‘, and of course from her Academy Award nominated role in the 2009 film ‘Precious’. […]

April 20, 2017 ×
Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

It’s the coming-of-age film for this generation. Award-winning writer/director Christopher Boone’s ‘CENTS’ is the edgy, badass, and inspiring story of high school student Sammy Baca who is on a quest […]

November 23, 2016 ×
Genius Teen Creates “Sit With Us” App To Combat Bullying & Help Kids Find Friends At Lunch

Genius Teen Creates “Sit With Us” App To Combat Bullying & Help Kids Find Friends At Lunch

Most of us are already familiar with the type of school bullying antics best summarized in the hit movie ‘Mean Girls’. So popular was that movie, that the term “mean […]

October 17, 2016 ×
This 10 Y/O Designer, Once Bullied For Her Weight, Just Showcased Her Work At NYFW

This 10 Y/O Designer, Once Bullied For Her Weight, Just Showcased Her Work At NYFW

This 10 year old girl is literally the living definition of the phrase “success is the best revenge” so take note! Egypt “Ify” Ufele, from Queens, New York, is not […]

March 1, 2016 ×
How My Experience With Depression & Micro-Aggressions Lead Me To Feminism

How My Experience With Depression & Micro-Aggressions Lead Me To Feminism

By Emma Wood I’m not sure when I became a Feminist. It may have been a gradual process that began during graduate school or it may have been a gradual […]

February 1, 2016 ×
Youtube Sensation Lilly Singh, Aka ||Superwoman||, Calls For An End To Girl On Girl Hate

Youtube Sensation Lilly Singh, Aka ||Superwoman||, Calls For An End To Girl On Girl Hate

With over 7.6 million subscribers, it’s clear that Youtuber Lilly Singh, aka IISuperwomanII, is a voice of influence in the digital space. Known for her unapologetic feminism, her badass style […]

January 28, 2016 ×
Powerful Video Showing What Life Would Be Like If Gender Stereotypes Didn’t Exist

Powerful Video Showing What Life Would Be Like If Gender Stereotypes Didn’t Exist

You’re familiar with the butterfly effect, right? The name of the effect, coined by Edward Lorenz, is derived from the metaphorical example of the details of a hurricane (exact time […]

September 30, 2015 ×
‘Redheads Anonymous’ Series Creator Elisabeth Ness On Fame, Feminism, & Being A Dye-ing Breed

‘Redheads Anonymous’ Series Creator Elisabeth Ness On Fame, Feminism, & Being A Dye-ing Breed

They’re about as rare as unicorns these days. No we’re not talking about red-heads, we’re talking about awesome female protagonists, duh! Which is why we are hand-over-heart committed to using […]

September 22, 2015 ×
The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

If you have been spending any time on the internet over the past few weeks, you may have come across two viral stories related to body image. The first was […]

September 15, 2015 ×
Sandra Bullock Basically Says ‘Ain’t Nobody Got Time For Dat’ About Media Attacks On Women

Sandra Bullock Basically Says ‘Ain’t Nobody Got Time For Dat’ About Media Attacks On Women

Ok she didn’t say this exactly, but she might as well have! In fact, award-winning actress and every woman’s secret celeb BFF crush Sandra Bullock said some things we have […]

July 22, 2015 ×
We All Need To Stop Bullying Ourselves & Being Cruel To Other Women, Says Rumer Willis

We All Need To Stop Bullying Ourselves & Being Cruel To Other Women, Says Rumer Willis

Most people know Rumer Willis as the famous daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore. Or perhaps images of her as a ‘Dancing With The Stars’ winner come to mind […]

June 30, 2015 ×
Being Bullied For A Rare Skin Condition Won’t Stop Mui Thomas From Building Hope In Others

Being Bullied For A Rare Skin Condition Won’t Stop Mui Thomas From Building Hope In Others

Everyone has trials in their life, that’s just a given. But some people experience difficulties in a larger scale, and it certainly forces you to put things into perspective in […]

May 12, 2015 ×
How Lizzie Velasquez Went From Bullying Victim To Hero In ‘A Brave Heart’ Docu

How Lizzie Velasquez Went From Bullying Victim To Hero In ‘A Brave Heart’ Docu

If you were called the World’s Ugliest Woman on the internet, what would you do? If millions of people saw a nasty video that some Youtube user posted online making […]

April 7, 2015 ×
‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

We all remember the movie ‘Mean Girls’ starring Lindsay Lohan as an outcast who tries to fit in with a female clique by changing herself and covering up her past. […]

January 2, 2015 ×