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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Young WOC In Leadership In ‘Step’ Docu & Dove Teams Up With Shonda Rhimes

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Young WOC In Leadership In ‘Step’ Docu & Dove Teams Up With Shonda Rhimes

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we share a handful of our favorite videos of the moment! This week, we’re focusing on intersectionality and women […]

August 4, 2017 ×
How Saying “Yes” To Everything For A Year Enabled Shonda Rhimes To Lose Fear & Find Her “Hum”

How Saying “Yes” To Everything For A Year Enabled Shonda Rhimes To Lose Fear & Find Her “Hum”

Her book is called ‘The Year of Yes: How to Dance it out, Stand in the Sun, and Be Your Own Person’ and it is fitting title for a woman […]

April 19, 2016 ×
TV Mogul Shonda Rhimes Wants You To Know Why She Shouldn’t Be Called A ‘Trailblazer’

TV Mogul Shonda Rhimes Wants You To Know Why She Shouldn’t Be Called A ‘Trailblazer’

Diversity is the word on everyone’s lips in Hollywood right now. If you have been paying attention to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that has been well-covered by the media, you will […]

February 5, 2016 ×
Shonda Rhimes Doesn’t Shy Away From Tackling Police Brutality & Feminism On Her Shows

Shonda Rhimes Doesn’t Shy Away From Tackling Police Brutality & Feminism On Her Shows

She has been called “the most powerful person making TV right now” by Elle Magazine in a recent interview where editor-in-chief Robbie Myers interviewed the ground-breaking Shonda Rhimes about the […]

October 6, 2015 ×
Shonda Rhimes Isn’t Diversifying TV, She’s Normalizing It.

Shonda Rhimes Isn’t Diversifying TV, She’s Normalizing It.

In a recent speech at a Human Rights Campaign gala in Los Angeles to accept the Ally for Equality Award, Shonda Rhimes once again has proved why there is no […]

March 30, 2015 ×
Shonda Rhimes’ Powerful Speech About Breaking Glass Ceilings In Hollywood

Shonda Rhimes’ Powerful Speech About Breaking Glass Ceilings In Hollywood

If the term and hashtag #likeaboss were in some sort of text or dictionary-type tome, a picture of Shonda Rhimes would no doubt be next to it. This is the […]

December 12, 2014 ×
Why You Should Never Stereotype Shonda Rhimes By Gender Or Race

Why You Should Never Stereotype Shonda Rhimes By Gender Or Race

When New York Times reporter Alessandra Stanley wrote an article about Shonda Rhimes’ latest ABC show ‘How to Get Away With Murder’, she should’ve titled it “I’m going to backhandedly […]

October 20, 2014 ×
WEEKLY WRAP UP: Takedown Culture & How It Affects Women

WEEKLY WRAP UP: Takedown Culture & How It Affects Women

In a recent interview to promote her new single ‘Shake it Off’, Taylor Swift says she wrote it because she was sick of living in a “takedown culture”. That phrase […]

October 11, 2014 ×
‘Reckless’ A Show Conceived, Written, Directed By & Starring Women!

‘Reckless’ A Show Conceived, Written, Directed By & Starring Women!

Believe it yo! The gender disparity in Hollywood is glaringly obvious. Film and TV is largely “boys club” as Jane Campion famously declared at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, and […]

July 4, 2014 ×
Lena Dunham Wants To See More Female Showrunners in Television

Lena Dunham Wants To See More Female Showrunners in Television

In an hour-long interview with Bill Simmons from Grantland, the “voice of a generation” and creator/writer/star of the popular HBO show ‘Girls’ Lena Dunham, shared about the success of her […]

February 24, 2014 ×
‘Scandal’ & ‘Greys Anatomy’ Creator Shonda Rhimes To Receive Diversity Award

‘Scandal’ & ‘Greys Anatomy’ Creator Shonda Rhimes To Receive Diversity Award

Shonda Rhimes is a name synonymous with diversity in Television. She is the creator of hit shows ‘Greys Anatomy’, ‘Private Practice’ and most recently ‘Scandal’. The common thread in all […]

December 13, 2013 ×
Shonda Rhimes Brings Female Empowerment To The Big Screen

Shonda Rhimes Brings Female Empowerment To The Big Screen

The TV show creator and writer is well-known for writing strong, fierce female characters in favorites such as Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice and now Scandal. She is one of the […]

August 6, 2013 ×