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Hollywood Agent Created “The XX Project” Networking Group To Help Women Leverage Their Power

Hollywood Agent Created “The XX Project” Networking Group To Help Women Leverage Their Power

In the wake of the 2016 Presidential election, citizens across America were activated like never before. The result of a man who openly-bragged about sexual assault and spent his entire […]

November 27, 2017 ×
Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

There has been plenty of talk about diversity in the fashion industry over the past few years, yet we are still seeing a huge disparity in terms of people of […]

October 11, 2017 ×
CNN’s ‘As Told By Her’ Project Celebrates Iconic Female Characters & Women In Television

CNN’s ‘As Told By Her’ Project Celebrates Iconic Female Characters & Women In Television

We’re all about the female gaze and celebrating the voices and stories of women. Over the past few years we have seen some incredible TV and digital streaming shows featuring […]

September 19, 2017 ×
Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

By Liz Greene I remember with startling clarity the first time I realized I was fat. The summer camp I attended was big on encouraging kids to forge a lifelong […]

April 11, 2017 ×
Fitness Media Needs To Stop Excluding Diverse Bodies. Health Isn’t A One-Size-Fits-All Industry

Fitness Media Needs To Stop Excluding Diverse Bodies. Health Isn’t A One-Size-Fits-All Industry

By Louise Green About 15 years ago, on a rainy night, I stood on the corner outside my local running club. I leaned against the cold concrete wall, watching the […]

March 27, 2017 ×
A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

By Kate Thora Dear Future Daughter, In the many years before you were born, women have accomplished so much. Once unable to vote, disallowed from choosing the individuals they were […]

March 9, 2017 ×
How LA Film School CEO Diana Derycz-Kessler Is Mentoring Filmmakers & Promoting Media Arts Education

How LA Film School CEO Diana Derycz-Kessler Is Mentoring Filmmakers & Promoting Media Arts Education

In the San Diego University Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film’s annual ‘Boxed In’ report during the 2015-2016 period, it found that women made up 26% […]

January 17, 2017 ×
Amazon’s ‘Good Girls Revolt’ Is The Feminist Answer To ‘Mad Men’ We’ve Been Waiting For

Amazon’s ‘Good Girls Revolt’ Is The Feminist Answer To ‘Mad Men’ We’ve Been Waiting For

It’s seems crazy to think of a moment in our history, not too far behind us, when women were forbidden from doing things in society based on gender, and we’re […]

November 14, 2016 ×
Getty Images Launches Initiative To Change Visual Representation Of Female Athletes In Media

Getty Images Launches Initiative To Change Visual Representation Of Female Athletes In Media

With the amount of articles and op-eds pertaining to the sexist reporting around female athletes during the Rio Olympics this summer, we may finally have reached a tipping point in […]

November 8, 2016 ×
Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

By now you have probably read or at least heard about the article written by Vanity Fair’s chief film critic Owen Gleiberman who asked the question “if she no longer […]

August 29, 2016 ×
Jennifer Aniston Is Fed Up With Media Scrutiny Of Her Ovaries…And Frankly So Are We!

Jennifer Aniston Is Fed Up With Media Scrutiny Of Her Ovaries…And Frankly So Are We!

How many times have you walked down the grocery store aisle and looked at the array of tabloid magazines, musing at which celebrity is reported to be “pregnant!” on any […]

August 8, 2016 ×
This 10 Year Old Girl Just Destroyed Women’s Magazines’ Superficial Definition Of Beauty

This 10 Year Old Girl Just Destroyed Women’s Magazines’ Superficial Definition Of Beauty

Notice anything about the images on the magazine covers above? Aside form the picture of Tiger Woods on Vanity Fair, all the women fit into a very narrow ideal of […]

June 14, 2016 ×
How A Serious Snowboarding Injury Led Me To Create A Sports Media Site With A Difference

How A Serious Snowboarding Injury Led Me To Create A Sports Media Site With A Difference

When we started GirlTalkHQ in November 2012, the one thing we knew for sure was this: that people wouldn’t find positive news “sexy”. With so many media vehicles sharing so […]

April 22, 2016 ×
“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

A couple of months ago we shared about the launch of a very important campaign called ‘Women Not Objects‘ which was created by advertising industry exec Madonna Badger. The idea […]

April 13, 2016 ×
‘Women Also Know Stuff’ –  A Site Created To Prevent Bias Against Female Poli-Sci Academics

‘Women Also Know Stuff’ – A Site Created To Prevent Bias Against Female Poli-Sci Academics

In a bid to create greater visibility among women in the academic field a group of genius females have created a website and database listing women who are experts in […]

February 24, 2016 ×