Post Tagged with: "women of color"

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

You know her as the author of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ and ‘Americanah’, the woman behind the profoundly important TED Talk on feminism, which was sampled in Beyonce’s ‘Flawless’ […]

December 19, 2016 ×
YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

We have just endured one of the most divisive, agonizing and, at times, heartbreaking elections in modern US history. Let’s be honest, we ALL felt it! The reason we as […]

November 17, 2016 ×
Nicki Minaj, “The Most Bankable Woman In Hip-Hop”, Talks Goals, Racism & Beyonce

Nicki Minaj, “The Most Bankable Woman In Hip-Hop”, Talks Goals, Racism & Beyonce

You all know the name, and you certainly know her music. Nicki Minaj may not be the first world-renowned female MC, but she sure as heck took the female rap […]

November 16, 2016 ×
Intersectional Feminist Writer Says Climate Change Policy Must Include Voices Of Women Of Color

Intersectional Feminist Writer Says Climate Change Policy Must Include Voices Of Women Of Color

In our journey to critically understand the important of intersectional feminism, and in our desire to share it with our readers, we are committed to constantly learning about how feminism […]

September 28, 2016 ×
Poet & Activist Rupi Kaur On Pushing Social Boundaries For The Sake Of Intersectional Feminism

Poet & Activist Rupi Kaur On Pushing Social Boundaries For The Sake Of Intersectional Feminism

If you aren’t yet familiar with the name Rupi Kaur, we have no doubt you will be familiar with some of her work. The Canadian poet, artist and activist made […]

July 12, 2016 ×
‘Hannah’ Magazine, Focused On The Narrative Of Women Of Color, Is A Timely Publication

‘Hannah’ Magazine, Focused On The Narrative Of Women Of Color, Is A Timely Publication

We already know Ebony magazine, and Essence magazine exist, but Hannah Magazine is the publication dedicated to, by, and about women of color that is much needed right now. Hannah […]

October 22, 2015 ×
Viola Davis’ Historic Emmy Win Was Well Overdue, But It’s A Milestone Worth Talking About

Viola Davis’ Historic Emmy Win Was Well Overdue, But It’s A Milestone Worth Talking About

It’s official, Viola Davis has made one step forward for diversity in television, and one giant leap forward for women in entertainment in general. Over the weekend she won the […]

September 22, 2015 ×
Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

In the fall of 2013, three supermodels formed a coalition to force all major fashion week organizers around the world to include more women of color. That coalition was formed […]

June 17, 2015 ×
The World Won’t End If More Women Of Color Are On TV, Says Gabrielle Union

The World Won’t End If More Women Of Color Are On TV, Says Gabrielle Union

It’s true, y’all, the world is not going to end due to the increased representation of diverse women on TV. Don’t believe us? Well all you have to do is […]

February 16, 2015 ×
Social Activist Org ‘Radical Brownies’ Ushering In A New Era Of Girls In Leadership

Social Activist Org ‘Radical Brownies’ Ushering In A New Era Of Girls In Leadership

Thought the Girl Scouts were the only organization that encouraged leadership in girls from a young age? A new organization has emerged out of Oakland, California, giving girls another option […]

February 10, 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 ×