Post Tagged with: "hip Hop"

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 ×
British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

Back in 2015 we shared a post about two British artists who were breaking barriers and challenging stereotypes merely with their presence. The female hip hop duo known as Poetic […]

October 24, 2016 ×
Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

If rapper Rocky Rivera‘s powerhouse anthem doesn’t inspire you to become a feminist, we’re not sure what will! ‘Turn You’ is a track off her album Nom de Guerre, which […]

July 7, 2016 ×
Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

The history of female artists within the rap and hip hop genre has been tumultuous, to say the least. The genre itself was borne out of a community wanting to […]

July 6, 2016 ×
You Might Be Shocked To Hear Who This Panel Thinks Is The Most Feminist Hip Hop Artist Today

You Might Be Shocked To Hear Who This Panel Thinks Is The Most Feminist Hip Hop Artist Today

As part of the White House Council on Women and Girls, a daylong forum dedicated to discussing Advancing Equity for Women and Girls of Color was held in November. The forum […]

December 8, 2015 ×
“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

We are experiencing racial tensions in America in a whole new way. While there is no legal basis for discrimination based on skin color anymore, incidents of police brutality toward […]

April 23, 2015 ×
Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Who says faith and feminism don’t go together? Meet the first all-female hip hop Muslim duo who say they aren’t here to be poster girls for faith, but they are […]

April 1, 2015 ×
Female MC Sends A Timely Message About Hip Hop Culture & Party Drugs

Female MC Sends A Timely Message About Hip Hop Culture & Party Drugs

If you are a parent or guardian of a teen girl on the cusp of her 20s, then you are no doubt worried about her future. One of the dangerous […]

January 13, 2014 ×
From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

We love a good phoenix story, you know, the stories about people rising from the ashes. Sammy Veall is a 23 year old Aussie Yoga instructor, but definitely not your […]

September 3, 2013 ×
Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

It’s a question we have been wondering lately. When you turn on the TV, scour the internet, and even look for new music to download on iTunes or any music-sharing […]

June 18, 2013 ×