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Fitness Wear Brand Owner Pens Response To The NYT Article Shaming Women Who Wear Yoga Pants

Fitness Wear Brand Owner Pens Response To The NYT Article Shaming Women Who Wear Yoga Pants

By Genevieve Torok Everywhere you look, someone is wearing them – yoga pants. Whether they’re sporting a colorful design, or they’re being used in lieu of traditional slacks for professional […]

March 2, 2018 ×
Why Prioritizing Social Impact Is Smart Business For Brands And Companies

Why Prioritizing Social Impact Is Smart Business For Brands And Companies

By Krista Treide, Chief Branding Officer, Kwippit With the resistance in full swing in 2018, politicians, change-makers, and even major brands are starting to realize that it’s time to step […]

February 28, 2018 ×
Bow Down – Why Lzzy Hale Is The Ultimate Queen Of Rock We Need Right Now

Bow Down – Why Lzzy Hale Is The Ultimate Queen Of Rock We Need Right Now

By Chelsy Ranard Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve been a rocker. My dad listened to a slew of ‘80s rock like Def Leppard, Ozzy, and Heart, and […]

February 22, 2018 ×
These 7 Immigrant Authors Are Making American Literature Great Again

These 7 Immigrant Authors Are Making American Literature Great Again

By Kevin Nelson The USA Today officially states that “The number of undocumented immigrants living in the United States stayed steady for an eighth straight year in 2016 with 11.3 […]

February 19, 2018 ×
How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

By Theresa Siaw Millions of people, young and old, turned out for the Women’s March in January 2017 as well as 2018. The protesters marched to the polls to end […]

February 16, 2018 ×
Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

By Caitlin Hoff On February first, the country kicked off celebrations for American Heart Month, and health organizations across the nation began campaigns to educate more people and share important […]

February 15, 2018 ×
How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

Modern women are paving the way for a unique style of leadership that is confident, influential, and effective. Though in present times, organizations are actively looking to hire women for […]

February 7, 2018 ×
Ending The Stigma – Why Fact-Based, Medically-Accurate, Comprehensive Sex Ed. Matters

Ending The Stigma – Why Fact-Based, Medically-Accurate, Comprehensive Sex Ed. Matters

By Liz Greene Is sexual education the responsibility of parents or the public school system? This debate has been raging for far too long — and unfortunately, the only losers […]

February 6, 2018 ×
5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

By Makeda Waterman According to the United States Department of Labor, “Women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor force. “As women enter the workforce after transitioning into a […]

February 5, 2018 ×
What Every Female Leader Can Learn From These 6 Female Superheroes

What Every Female Leader Can Learn From These 6 Female Superheroes

By Olivia Ryan Whether you are into comic books or not, we all love a superhero. Every generation finds something exciting and thrilling by watching others save the day and […]

January 26, 2018 ×
8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

By Jane Mersky Leder I’m not a stranger to suicide. My mother’s first cousin took her own life, but the cause of her death was listed as an “accident.” Three […]

January 25, 2018 ×
My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

By Katia Dragotis “Stand up” he said. “I can guesstimate your weight.” After I honestly proclaimed not knowing an exact number, he replied, “Hmmm…160 lbs, maybe little more. If you […]

January 19, 2018 ×
Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

By Chelsy Ranard The first time I saw Lizzo was at Treefort Music Fest in Boise, Idaho. I hadn’t ever heard of her; and once I saw her live I […]

January 18, 2018 ×
How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

By Ruby Mabry I am from a Caribbean background. My parents were from the beautiful island of Haiti. I am the third of four children. Two brothers and one sister. […]

January 17, 2018 ×
Less Myth, More Medical Fact – 10 Things You May Not Know About Your Vagina

Less Myth, More Medical Fact – 10 Things You May Not Know About Your Vagina

By Liz Greene It’s a sad truth, but most of the population is in the dark when it comes to all the amazing things vaginas can do. Thanks to misinformation, […]

January 15, 2018 ×