Post Tagged with: "feminism"

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP, Anne Aly, Gives Powerful Feminist Speech In Parliament

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP, Anne Aly, Gives Powerful Feminist Speech In Parliament

When we look at global politics right now, it is easy to get disheartened about the uprising of hatred, fear, racism and strong sentiments that seek to divide people based […]

January 16, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

Welcome to our very first Feminist Friday for 2017! In this edition we are dubbing a “male allies” edition, we’re giving a shout-out to a few Indian male comedians. Thanks […]

January 13, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

Since this will be our last installment of our weekly Feminist Friday series for 2016, we figured it made sense to end on a festive note, as well as share […]

December 23, 2016 ×
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

You know her as the author of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ and ‘Americanah’, the woman behind the profoundly important TED Talk on feminism, which was sampled in Beyonce’s ‘Flawless’ […]

December 19, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Brown Girls’ Web Series & Feminism In Bollywood With ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Brown Girls’ Web Series & Feminism In Bollywood With ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

YAS QUEENS! It’s fri-yay, which means it’s time for another edition of Feminist Friday – our weekly post where we share our fave videos of the moment. This week we’re […]

December 9, 2016 ×
Comedian Iliza Shlesinger On Her Brand Of Intelligent Feminism & How Comedy Can Change The World

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger On Her Brand Of Intelligent Feminism & How Comedy Can Change The World

If you haven’t see it already, do yourself a favor and watch Iliza Shlesinger’s Netflix comedy special ‘Confirmed Kills’, then watch her two previous specials ‘Freezing Hot’ and ‘War Paint’. […]

December 9, 2016 ×
How I Learned Feminism Is Not A Zero Sum Game Or A Threat To My Masculinity

How I Learned Feminism Is Not A Zero Sum Game Or A Threat To My Masculinity

By Tony Rinna The room was filled with professional women from various backgrounds, striking up conversations, exchanging ideas and enjoying themselves. The sense of sisterhood was palpable, and the ladies […]

December 5, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

It’s Feminist Friday, you guys! And since it is a holiday weekend here in the US, we thought we’d take advantage of the Thanksgiving sentiment and express how grateful we […]

November 25, 2016 ×
FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS – Male Allies Edition: Daniel Radcliffe, Bono, And Anil Kapoor

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS – Male Allies Edition: Daniel Radcliffe, Bono, And Anil Kapoor

Welcome to another edition of feminist conversations! This series is about sharing messages from notable public figures or celebrities who talk about feminism and why they identify as a feminist. […]

November 15, 2016 ×
Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Many of us can remember a time sitting in school, wishing we were far away from math class and instead rocking out to our favorite music. Perhaps some of us […]

November 11, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Pussy Riot ‘Makes America Great Again’ & Lila Downs Disses A ‘Demagogue’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Pussy Riot ‘Makes America Great Again’ & Lila Downs Disses A ‘Demagogue’

Welcome to another edition of our weekly Feminist Friday series, where we wrap up the werk-week by sharing the videos we have been enjoying at the moment. Since America is […]

November 4, 2016 ×
Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

She’s an internationally-renowned artist who is not afraid of pushing the boundaries in her music as well as on stage. Real name Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam, M.I.A, she is a rapper, […]

October 31, 2016 ×