Post Tagged with: "feminism"

We’re All About Rapper Leaf’s Take On Intersectionality, Commercialized Feminism, & Female Sexuality

We’re All About Rapper Leaf’s Take On Intersectionality, Commercialized Feminism, & Female Sexuality

She hails from NYC, counts Missy Elliot and Coco Chanel among her heroes, and dropped her debut album ‘Trinity’ at the age of 21 in the Fall of 2016. Rapper […]

April 19, 2017 ×
Indian Artists Create Comic Series Explaining Feminism ‘Coz Frustrating Negative Myths Still Exist!

Indian Artists Create Comic Series Explaining Feminism ‘Coz Frustrating Negative Myths Still Exist!

You may have read the recent comments made by Kellyanne Conway about feminism at a major conservative conferenc, here in the US. When asked whether she identifies as a feminist, […]

April 4, 2017 ×
Feminism & Female Nudity: The Conversation About Choice That Needs To Be Had, Sans Judgement

Feminism & Female Nudity: The Conversation About Choice That Needs To Be Had, Sans Judgement

It was the image that set the interwebs ablaze with comments about feminism, nudity, choice, sexualization, and hypocrisy. How on EARTH could avowed feminist Emma Watson pose nearly nude for […]

March 15, 2017 ×
MOMA To Hold 4th Annual Feminist Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon Giving Visibility To Female Artists

MOMA To Hold 4th Annual Feminist Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon Giving Visibility To Female Artists

Since March is Women’s History Month, and we also get to celebrate International Women’s Day with our global sisters on March 8, it only makes sense that the Museum of […]

March 9, 2017 ×
Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

By Joan Herbert TED talks have now been around for 30 years, and although most of us weren’t aware of them for that time, they are becoming increasingly popular now. […]

March 8, 2017 ×
Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

We love Alexa Chung and love her strong, feminist presence in the fashion world. She is known to the masses as one of the UK’s modern “It” girls, but her […]

February 23, 2017 ×
Will New Dior Creative Director Maria Grazia Chiuri Bring Feminism Into High Fashion?

Will New Dior Creative Director Maria Grazia Chiuri Bring Feminism Into High Fashion?

When she was announced as Dior’s first female creative director in its 70 year history in 2016, Maria Grazia Chiuri made a statement even before the first collection under her […]

February 14, 2017 ×
Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

At the 2016 Billboard Women in Music awards, artist Alessia Cara was presented the “Rule Breaker” award, and in her speech claimed “some rules are meant to be broken”. “It’s […]

January 18, 2017 ×
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 ×