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As A Teen Girl I Believe We Must Speak Out Against Rape Culture & Stop It From Being Normalized

As A Teen Girl I Believe We Must Speak Out Against Rape Culture & Stop It From Being Normalized

By Isabella Piper After the many vast obstacles that women have faced throughout the years, I have abruptly decided to speak out on the behalf of myself and others. As […]

August 22, 2017 ×
Fmr Kidnap & Abuse Victim Elizabeth Smart On A Mission To Dismantle Harmful Purity Culture

Fmr Kidnap & Abuse Victim Elizabeth Smart On A Mission To Dismantle Harmful Purity Culture

On the surface, the idea of “waiting until marriage” or choosing to wait for the partner you are going to spend the rest of your life with sounds noble. And […]

September 23, 2016 ×
From Fundamental Christianity To Comedy, Brooke Arnold Candidly Shares Her Steps To The Stage

From Fundamental Christianity To Comedy, Brooke Arnold Candidly Shares Her Steps To The Stage

When you look at the most successful female comedians today, they have one thing in common that differentiates them from the rest: they keep it real. More specifically, they aren’t […]

December 14, 2015 ×
How I Turned My Pain Into A Source Of Power After Being Sexually Abused As A Child

How I Turned My Pain Into A Source Of Power After Being Sexually Abused As A Child

By Halima Layeni I am a living proof that anyone can turn things around. From a nadir of emotions in which I struggled with abuse and resentment, I have willed […]

December 10, 2015 ×
Lena Dunham Gives Powerful Speech On Sexual Abuse At Variety’s Power Of Women Event

Lena Dunham Gives Powerful Speech On Sexual Abuse At Variety’s Power Of Women Event

At the recent Power Of Women Luncheon in New York, the annual event thrown by Variety magazine, a number of Hollywood notables were honored specifically for their charitable work. Kim […]

April 27, 2015 ×
How Miss America Saved Me From An Abusive Relationship & A Lifetime Of Victimhood

How Miss America Saved Me From An Abusive Relationship & A Lifetime Of Victimhood

By Aniska Tonge I’m still afraid. Afraid of what people might think or say. Afraid of sharing too much. I am an avid believer in keeping some things, most things, […]

November 16, 2014 ×
I Was Sexually Abused & Spoke Up About It. Here’s Why You Should Too…

I Was Sexually Abused & Spoke Up About It. Here’s Why You Should Too…

My name is Isabella Grosso and I am a California native who dedicated my life to the biggest passion of my life: the art of dance. I started dancing at […]

May 5, 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 ×