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How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

Many of us are well aware of the impact media has on children in the early stages of their lives. It may seem as if popular animated TV shows and […]

September 5, 2017 ×
British Artist Sarah Maple’s Controversial Work Makes Her Our New Feminist Hero

British Artist Sarah Maple’s Controversial Work Makes Her Our New Feminist Hero

We are living in a time of increased visibility about feminism, gender equality and the need for greater women’s rights around the world. Yet with that visibility comes an increased […]

August 3, 2015 ×
Rocker Gene Simmons Says Women Shouldn’t Depend On Men. Feminist Or Faux Pas?

Rocker Gene Simmons Says Women Shouldn’t Depend On Men. Feminist Or Faux Pas?

We have a sneaking suspicion that K.I.S.S rocker Gene Simmons is a fan of Destiny’s Child 2000 hit ‘Independent Woman’. Why? Because in his new book called Me, Inc.: Build […]

November 10, 2014 ×
Iranian Women Express Freedom In A Highly Controversial Way

Iranian Women Express Freedom In A Highly Controversial Way

In Iran, women are required by law to wear the hijab in public, a mandate since the country’s Islamic Revolution in 1979. However, there are many women in the country […]

May 16, 2014 ×
Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

This is a must-see! A director and screenwriter from France, Eléonore Pourriat, made a short film called ‘Oppressed Majority’ (“Majorité Opprimée” in french) five years ago and released it in […]

April 15, 2014 ×
Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

If there was ever a more controversial and talked about CEO in the world of tech, it is Yahoo!’s Marissa Mayer. She famously started her new job at the silicon […]

September 3, 2013 ×