Post Tagged with: "soccer"

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Little Mix “Saluting” UK Women’s Soccer & Kesha’s Empowering Anthem “Woman”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Little Mix “Saluting” UK Women’s Soccer & Kesha’s Empowering Anthem “Woman”

It’s all about empowerment in this week’s edition of Feminist Friday! Last week we were crushing on Kesha’s big comeback single and video ‘Praying’, and this week we’re featuring her […]

July 21, 2017 ×
Girls Team Joins Boy’s Soccer League, Tackles Typical Sexism By Winning The Entire Competition

Girls Team Joins Boy’s Soccer League, Tackles Typical Sexism By Winning The Entire Competition

This story proves that the negative associations with the phrase “like a girl” seriously need to be abolished forever. It also shows how much more investment is needed in women’s […]

June 20, 2017 ×
US Soccer Champ Abby Wambach Says She Will Spend Her Retirement Fighting For Gender Equality

US Soccer Champ Abby Wambach Says She Will Spend Her Retirement Fighting For Gender Equality

In case you missed it, this past summer the US women’s national soccer team scored their way into history, becoming the first women’s team to win 3 World Cup Championships. […]

December 14, 2015 ×
Following The USWNT World Cup Victory, New Amazon Show ‘The Kicks’ Is Set To Be A Winner

Following The USWNT World Cup Victory, New Amazon Show ‘The Kicks’ Is Set To Be A Winner

Last Sunday’s FIFA Women’s World Cup shattered TV ratings for soccer. Not women’s soccer, just straight up soccer. No qualifier needed. Just over 25 million Americans tuned in to watch […]

July 9, 2015 ×
In Honor Of The Women’s World Cup, These Young Girls Show Their Best #Gameface

In Honor Of The Women’s World Cup, These Young Girls Show Their Best #Gameface

Not sure about you guys but if you are sick of hearing about all the FIFA scandals, relax, because this post is going to have NOTHING to do with that! […]

June 11, 2015 ×
EA Sports Finally Includes Female Soccer Players In FIFA 16 Video Game

EA Sports Finally Includes Female Soccer Players In FIFA 16 Video Game

For the first time in the history of the franchise, EA Sports has announced that female soccer players will be available in FIFA 16 out on September 22, 2015. You […]

June 5, 2015 ×
Valencia CF Are The 1st Sports Club To Become Global UN Women Ambassadors

Valencia CF Are The 1st Sports Club To Become Global UN Women Ambassadors

We did a giggly little girly dance when we heard Bollywood actor and activist Farhan Akhtar was named as the first male ambassador for UN Women as part of their […]

June 5, 2015 ×
Female Empowerment Becomes The Focus Of This Sporting Org Thanks To Emma Watson

Female Empowerment Becomes The Focus Of This Sporting Org Thanks To Emma Watson

From June 6-July 5 the Women’s Soccer World Cup will be held in Canada and fans from all over the world will be eagerly watching to see Japan defend their […]

May 3, 2015 ×
Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

If there is a woman who is breaking barriers in some way in the world, you can be sure we are covering it! There are many industries and arenas which […]

November 6, 2014 ×
Janelle Monae Becomes Anti-Bullying Hero In New Music Video

Janelle Monae Becomes Anti-Bullying Hero In New Music Video

In honor of the World Cup being held in Brazil this summer, Pepsi are releasing a compilation album called ‘Beats of the Beautiful Game’ featuring a list of stellar musicians […]

May 15, 2014 ×
Meet Helena Costa: The 1st Female Coach Of A French Male Soccer Team

Meet Helena Costa: The 1st Female Coach Of A French Male Soccer Team

Look out boys, soccer is no longer run by the patriarchy! This badass woman is Helena Costa. Sure, many soccer fans around the world have never heard of her, but […]

May 9, 2014 ×
EA Sports Gears Up To Bring Women’s Soccer To It’s FIFA Video Games

EA Sports Gears Up To Bring Women’s Soccer To It’s FIFA Video Games

How has this not already happened?! Females make up almost half of the gaming population so it seems like a no brainer that companies like Blizzard, EA Sports and so […]

August 27, 2013 ×
To Become ‘Miss England’ You Have To Bend It Like Beckham

To Become ‘Miss England’ You Have To Bend It Like Beckham

These days you don’t have to fit into any traditional sort of mold to become a beauty pageant winner. Take British girl Codie Applebee, for example. The 17 year old […]

May 29, 2013 ×