Post Tagged with: "politics"

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 ×
Four Reasons Why The Trump Administration Is The Millennial Woman’s Greatest Threat

Four Reasons Why The Trump Administration Is The Millennial Woman’s Greatest Threat

By Liz Greene The morning after the election, my office was eerily quiet. The routine buzz of chitchat, occasional shrieks, and bursts of laughter were all absent — even the […]

February 28, 2017 ×
Comedian Jen Kirkman Talks About Her Netflix Special And How Being A Woman On Stage Is Inherently Political

Comedian Jen Kirkman Talks About Her Netflix Special And How Being A Woman On Stage Is Inherently Political

Having released her second Netflix comedy special in January, titled ‘Just Keep Livin’?’, comedian Jen Kirkman is certainly in good company. Along with the likes of Chelsea Handler, Iliza Schlesinger, […]

February 28, 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 ×
FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

We can never get enough conversations about feminism, especially at a time when there is still so much backlash toward the movement and plenty of myth and misinformation being spread […]

February 13, 2017 ×
Oxfam Engaging Indigenous Australian Women In Policy-Making Process With National Forum

Oxfam Engaging Indigenous Australian Women In Policy-Making Process With National Forum

When more women have a seat at the decision-making table, change happens. That is precisely the goal of Oxfam Australia’s Straight Talk forum – to create change, led by Indigenous […]

January 30, 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 ×