Post Tagged with: "politics"

SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

When people in the United States hear the term “SuperPAC” it can potentially make them nervous. It conjures up images of bought-and-paid-for politicians, lobby money, corporate greed, and basically a […]

June 7, 2017 ×
Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Takes On Feminism, Politics & Truth In Her New Late Night Show

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Takes On Feminism, Politics & Truth In Her New Late Night Show

You guys, seriously, if you have not yet tuned into Iliza Shlesinger’s new late night TV show ‘Truth & Iliza’ on Freeform, where the hell have you been?! There is […]

May 30, 2017 ×
Author Rifka Kreiter Talks Civil Rights, Feminism, & Being A Child Of The Sixties In Her New Book

Author Rifka Kreiter Talks Civil Rights, Feminism, & Being A Child Of The Sixties In Her New Book

When you think of some of the greatest people-powered movements in recent American history, the Civil Rights and Women’s Liberation movements certainly spring to mind. They helped shape an entire […]

May 26, 2017 ×
New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

It’s never too early to instill good values into the lives and minds of youth! This new children’s book, focusing on an anti-bullying message, is proving just that. ‘Ole Tangerine […]

May 18, 2017 ×
‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

By now you may have already seen ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ movie made by HBO, starring Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, and Renee Elise Goldsberry. It recounts the true […]

May 17, 2017 ×
Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

We’re living in a political and cultural climate where it’s hard to escape the increasing amount of activism that is happening around the country in response to the election of […]

May 15, 2017 ×
Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

When people use the phrase “the future is female”, some may think it just a catchy, feminist slogan, but in fact it is far more than that. All you have […]

May 9, 2017 ×
‘Nasty Women’ – The Intersectional Essay Collection About Being A Woman In The Era Of Trump & Brexit

‘Nasty Women’ – The Intersectional Essay Collection About Being A Woman In The Era Of Trump & Brexit

When Donald Trump labelled Hillary Clinton a “nasty woman” in the third and final Presidential Debate in 2016, he had no idea it would become a rallying cry of resistance […]

May 8, 2017 ×
If Feminism Doesn’t Include Black Women & Intersectional Issues, Is It Truly About “Equality”?

If Feminism Doesn’t Include Black Women & Intersectional Issues, Is It Truly About “Equality”?

By Myasi Jackson The feminist movement has rapidly grown over the past few years. The Women’s March that was held in Washington, D.C this past January brought out 500,000 men […]

April 28, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Rep. “Auntie” Maxine Waters & Teen Activist Deja Foxx Provide Political Mic Drops

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Rep. “Auntie” Maxine Waters & Teen Activist Deja Foxx Provide Political Mic Drops

Y’all, buckle in for this Feminist Friday as it’s about to get feisty up in here! A quick recap on what Feminist Friday is, for those who are new (welcome!), […]

April 21, 2017 ×
If ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Has Got You Worried About Our Current Political Situation, You Aren’t Alone…

If ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Has Got You Worried About Our Current Political Situation, You Aren’t Alone…

With every new and outrageous anti-choice piece of legislation that gets introduced across America, we’re pretty sure we aren’t the only ones getting a creepy feeling that Margaret Atwood’s 1985 […]

April 19, 2017 ×
Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

In case you missed it, an important political conference was held in New York City to discuss one of the most urgent issues affecting literally every person on the planet […]

March 22, 2017 ×
Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

For some, he will forever be known as Kelso from ‘That 70’s Show’, as well as his many other Hollywood activities such as marrying actress Demi Moore, before finally settling […]

March 7, 2017 ×
How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

By Cindy Khandoker By all accounts, Paul Ryan is the GOP’s angel, grappling the line between “the elite establishment” and the alt-right, populist nationalist fervor that has shaken up Washington […]

March 7, 2017 ×
Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

If you haven’t yet become familiar with journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro, that is about to change. This award-winning journalist whose career has taken her all over the globe has recently been […]

March 6, 2017 ×