Post Tagged with: "rapper"

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 ×
India’s 1st Female Rapper Hard Kaur On Feminism, New Single ‘Sherni’ & Why She’s “Had Enough”

India’s 1st Female Rapper Hard Kaur On Feminism, New Single ‘Sherni’ & Why She’s “Had Enough”

For those who don’t speak Hindi, allow rapper Hard Kaur to give you a crash course that you are not likely to forget. She is better known as India’s first […]

August 23, 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 ×
President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

On his recent trip to Vietnam, which carried all sorts of historic and political connotations because of the history surrounding the two countries, President Obama made sure to speak to […]

June 8, 2016 ×
Nicki Minaj Talks Equal Pay, Being A Black Woman In Pop Culture, & Working With Beyonce

Nicki Minaj Talks Equal Pay, Being A Black Woman In Pop Culture, & Working With Beyonce

If there’s one artist who we can always count on to push the boundaries and not be afraid to raise her voice, it’s Nicki Minaj. She has become one of […]

May 16, 2016 ×
Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

When you think of world famous rappers, a few major names probably come to mind: Kanye, Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Biggie, etc. However, if you asked us, we would have a […]

April 26, 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.┬áThe forum […]

December 8, 2015 ×
Afghan Girl Escapes Child Marriage, Now Makes Music To Shed Light On This Atrocity

Afghan Girl Escapes Child Marriage, Now Makes Music To Shed Light On This Atrocity

It is estimated that every year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18, and as a result are denied many basic human rights such as healthcare, education, […]

June 2, 2015 ×
Nicki Minaj Doesn’t Like To Label Herself A Feminist And Here’s Why…

Nicki Minaj Doesn’t Like To Label Herself A Feminist And Here’s Why…

Normally we don’t like to give people a free pass who say they don’t call themselves a feminist, yet believe in and stand for its very definition (the social, political […]

March 4, 2015 ×
Rapper Mikel Ameen Changing The Genre’s Status Quo With Female Empowerment Lyrics

Rapper Mikel Ameen Changing The Genre’s Status Quo With Female Empowerment Lyrics

Hey Ladies, we’ve got a new man for you to swoon over. Not because of what he looks like on the outside (duh! around here we value more than just […]

December 22, 2014 ×
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 ×
“Infidel” Female Eqyptian Rapper Speaking Up For Abused Women

“Infidel” Female Eqyptian Rapper Speaking Up For Abused Women

There are a number of stories of rad women in the Middle East who are completely blowing our western perception of Arab women out of the water, and we love […]

December 4, 2013 ×
Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Imagine you were a musician who was so passionate and dedicated to what you are doing, you’d never let anything or anyone stop you from your cause right? Now imagine […]

November 27, 2013 ×
P Diddy Wants More Women To REVOLT With Him!

P Diddy Wants More Women To REVOLT With Him!

For those of you thinking rapper and mogul P Diddy has been a little quiet lately, don’t bee fooled by the silence. In fact, his public silence means he is […]

August 7, 2013 ×