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Judge & Author Marylin Atkins Writes About Her Family’s Legacy Of Colorblind Love In An Unwelcoming World

Judge & Author Marylin Atkins Writes About Her Family’s Legacy Of Colorblind Love In An Unwelcoming World

When we heard the story of Judge Marylin Atkins, who is set to release her memoir ‘The Triumph of Rosemary’ out now (through Two Sisters Publishing), we immediately jumped at […]

September 11, 2018 ×
From Fearless Girl To Fretful Teen: Why More & More Girls Are Growing Up Unhappy

From Fearless Girl To Fretful Teen: Why More & More Girls Are Growing Up Unhappy

By Kim McCabe She’s three and she sticks her tummy out proudly. 
She’s thirteen and she sucks her tummy in shamefully.
 What went wrong? She climbs a tree to play […]

August 30, 2018 ×
How Entrepreneur Tatiana Jerome Dismissed Her Naysayers To Find Success And Empowerment

How Entrepreneur Tatiana Jerome Dismissed Her Naysayers To Find Success And Empowerment

Succeeding as an entrepreneur takes hard work and persistence because, unfortunately, there is no business-startup fairy who magically bestows success on small businesses and their owners. Passion, perseverance and a […]

August 29, 2018 ×
Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

By Lauren Speeth As a judge of student films, I have a sense of what’s on students’ minds, or at least the ones who submit to Campus Moviefest, The World’s […]

August 23, 2018 ×
From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

Every once in a while, you come across someone with the energy that just fills you with inspirational positive aura. Melissa McGee is not just passionate about yoga, she is […]

June 28, 2018 ×
The Challenges Of Being A Female Sports Fan Despite Making Up A Large Percentage Of Fans

The Challenges Of Being A Female Sports Fan Despite Making Up A Large Percentage Of Fans

By Chelsy Ranard If you’ve ever been a female talking sports with someone, you inevitably know the challenges of being a female sports fan. Proving your fandom is only one […]

June 12, 2018 ×
Why The Beauty Industry Won’t Survive In Its Current Form In A Post #MeToo World

Why The Beauty Industry Won’t Survive In Its Current Form In A Post #MeToo World

By Bron Stange TW: Sexual Assault and Body Image. At the end of 2012 when I completed my degree in Gender Studies, I remember being asked by several people, “What […]

June 6, 2018 ×
Author & Activist Marie Unanue Writes Books To Help Children Become Advocates For Kindness

Author & Activist Marie Unanue Writes Books To Help Children Become Advocates For Kindness

By Marie Unanue The story of Phatty and Payaso came to me while watching our overweight cat plop his big belly down at the front door of our apartment to […]

May 29, 2018 ×
Female Authors Dominate The Crime & Mystery Genres But Aren’t Being Given Enough Recognition

Female Authors Dominate The Crime & Mystery Genres But Aren’t Being Given Enough Recognition

By Elena Hartwell Women make great killers. At least in fiction. Female crime writers have graced many New York Times’ Best Seller lists, not to mention the silver screen. From […]

May 7, 2018 ×
Actress Jenny Paul On ‘The Looming Tower’, John O’Neill, & The Surge Of Woke Men In The #MeToo Era

Actress Jenny Paul On ‘The Looming Tower’, John O’Neill, & The Surge Of Woke Men In The #MeToo Era

By Jenny Paul When I auditioned for ‘The Looming Tower’, I had no idea what kind of show it was or even that it was going to be about 9/11 […]

May 1, 2018 ×
New Photo Series Highlights Experiences Of African-Americans On Route 66 During The Jim Crow Era

New Photo Series Highlights Experiences Of African-Americans On Route 66 During The Jim Crow Era

By Estefani Alarcon It all started when Ashley was younger; she loved to create picture books and enjoyed writing stories to go along with them. At that time, she was […]

March 26, 2018 ×
The World’s Leading Female DJ On Making It Big In The Electronic Music “Boy’s Club”

The World’s Leading Female DJ On Making It Big In The Electronic Music “Boy’s Club”

By Charissa Saverio, aka DJ Rap I have been in the music business since I was 14 and am still touring, DJ-ing producing music on my labels and kicking ass […]

March 21, 2018 ×
3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

March 14, 2018 ×
How My Parenting Struggles Led Me To Create An Online Support Community For Others

How My Parenting Struggles Led Me To Create An Online Support Community For Others

By Mary Aggarwal As a busy working mother of four, I completely empathize with you parents out there. I realized that during each of my pregnancies, my entire focus each […]

March 13, 2018 ×
Get Familiar With The Women Behind The ‘My Favorite Murder’ Podcast Series

Get Familiar With The Women Behind The ‘My Favorite Murder’ Podcast Series

By Chelsy Ranard If you’re a “murderino,” then you know this podcast and these women all too well. The fans of the ‘My Favorite Murder’ podcast have coined the term […]

March 6, 2018 ×