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How My Experience With Depression & Micro-Aggressions Lead Me To Feminism

How My Experience With Depression & Micro-Aggressions Lead Me To Feminism

By Emma Wood I’m not sure when I became a Feminist. It may have been a gradual process that began during graduate school or it may have been a gradual […]

February 1, 2016 ×
Instead Of Silence, This Sexual Assault Survivor Created ‘Profiles Of Hope’ To Give Other Victims A Voice

Instead Of Silence, This Sexual Assault Survivor Created ‘Profiles Of Hope’ To Give Other Victims A Voice

Sexual assault, sexual violence, rape, and other associated crimes have become a huge problem in certain sections of society, not necessarily because of the amount of acts committed, but because […]

September 8, 2015 ×
‘Girl Determined’ Program Giving Burmese Girls A Much-Needed Public Voice

‘Girl Determined’ Program Giving Burmese Girls A Much-Needed Public Voice

Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma, is a place tucked between Laos, Thailand, and Bangladesh, and borders the south of China. It is also a country synonymous with lacking […]

March 19, 2015 ×
“Feminism Isn’t Dead, It’s Gone Viral”, Says Millennial Vlogger Kat Lazo

“Feminism Isn’t Dead, It’s Gone Viral”, Says Millennial Vlogger Kat Lazo

Everyone talks about how we’re in the 4th wave of feminism. We want to suggest that perhaps it is the 5th: the viral stage. Why? After watching Youtube vlogger Kat […]

April 25, 2014 ×
Eat Pray Love Author: Reality Is None Of Us Get The Fairytale Ending We Hope For

Eat Pray Love Author: Reality Is None Of Us Get The Fairytale Ending We Hope For

Yes we know, this title sounds reaaaaaally bad but don’t worry, it’s not what you think. Yes, Eat Pray Love author Elizabeth Gilbert did say “the reality is none of […]

October 3, 2013 ×
Saudi Arabia’s 1st Feature Film Shows The Rise Of Feminism In Muslim Countries

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Feature Film Shows The Rise Of Feminism In Muslim Countries

Check it out women of the world, Saudi Arabia is about to release it’s very first home-made feature film, and it is a true testament to the message of feminism […]

September 18, 2013 ×
Inspiring Workshop Showing Girls They Don’t Need To Be Beyonce To Be A ‘Dreamgirl’

Inspiring Workshop Showing Girls They Don’t Need To Be Beyonce To Be A ‘Dreamgirl’

About six months ago on a somewhat chilly early afternoon in January, I sat in a classroom and awaited the arrival of twenty beautiful faces. One by one, they were […]

September 12, 2013 ×
Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

There is a lot of negative press coming out from India at the moment, centering on many stories of rape and abuse. It’s shocking and horrific to say the least. […]

August 30, 2013 ×
Artist & Woman Of Steel Fighting For The Cause Of Tibetan Nuns

Artist & Woman Of Steel Fighting For The Cause Of Tibetan Nuns

We like the play on words in reference to Superman because this girl is a SuperWOMAN who uses actual steel in her artwork. Remember the name Miya Ando, because she […]

August 19, 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 ×
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 ×
Bindi Irwin: From Daddy’s Little Girl To Role Model & Women’s Advocate

Bindi Irwin: From Daddy’s Little Girl To Role Model & Women’s Advocate

We all remember the antics of Steve Irwin, the crazy Australia who loved to get in the face of animals and who was passionate about conservation. After his untimely death […]

July 25, 2013 ×
Arab Girl Flees Forced Marriage, Talks About Her Ordeal In A Video

Arab Girl Flees Forced Marriage, Talks About Her Ordeal In A Video

All over the world underage women are continually being sold into sexual slavery, and forced into marriages where they are beaten, abused and have their education, families and freedom torn […]

July 23, 2013 ×
Angelina Jolie Tells The UN To Stand Up For Rape Victims

Angelina Jolie Tells The UN To Stand Up For Rape Victims

Angelina Jolie: Wife, actress, mother, stunning creature, and passionate advocate for women and children around the globe. We all know the stats about her and many media outlets enjoy making […]

July 5, 2013 ×
Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Al Abdullah from Jordan, aka the most stunning royal we have ever seen is not just a beautiful woman from the Middle East. She is a powerful advocate […]

June 18, 2013 ×