Creativity

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 ×
‘Feminist Baby’ Finds Her Voice In Author Loryn Brantz’s Follow-Up To Her Viral Children’s Book

‘Feminist Baby’ Finds Her Voice In Author Loryn Brantz’s Follow-Up To Her Viral Children’s Book

Whether she is smashing the patriarchy or punching nazi’s, author Loryn Brantz‘s badass little character she created in her now-viral book ‘Feminist Baby’ is nothing short of a one-woman revolution. […]

May 2, 2018 ×
Seven Modern Books Featuring Strong Female Characters To Add To Your Reading List

Seven Modern Books Featuring Strong Female Characters To Add To Your Reading List

By Leona Henryson In a lot of popular literature, male characters are stereotypically written as the hero, the ones who take up the most space throughout the story, and are […]

April 11, 2018 ×
Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

March 29, 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 ×
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 ×
Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

We love a good patriarchy-smashing project, especially when it involves art and can infiltrate social subconsciousness in a unique way. We came across this awesome illustration series on Stepfeed.com, which […]

February 27, 2018 ×
Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

We say it often and we’ll say it again: art is one of the most powerful forms of resistance today, and always has been throughout history. It has a way […]

February 2, 2018 ×
Untitled Gallery’s ‘One Year Of Resistance’ Exhibit Is A Reminder To Keep Fighting For Our Rights

Untitled Gallery’s ‘One Year Of Resistance’ Exhibit Is A Reminder To Keep Fighting For Our Rights

It’s been almost exactly year since Trump was inaugurated, and a year since the historic Women’s March. So much has happened in the past 12 months in terms of policies, […]

January 10, 2018 ×
Feminist Artist Betty Tompkins’ “Women Words” Project Exposes The Way Society Describes Women

Feminist Artist Betty Tompkins’ “Women Words” Project Exposes The Way Society Describes Women

We’re experiencing quite the matriarchal moment in culture right now, which started in January at the Women’s March, and has been raging all year in opposition to the hate, bigotry, […]

December 11, 2017 ×
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Artist Ingrid V. Wells Explores Absurd Pressures Women Are Forced To Conform To In New Exhibit

Ever since the election of Donald Trump, we have seen numerous people across America rise up, get activated and take a concerted stand against the bigotry, hatred and fear he […]

November 16, 2017 ×
Will Getty Images’ Photoshop Ban Set A New Standard Throughout The Advertising Industry?

Will Getty Images’ Photoshop Ban Set A New Standard Throughout The Advertising Industry?

Where photoshop and digital enhancement were once industry standard practices that didn’t elicit any raised eyebrows, these days they have become the target of scandals and exposes in the age […]

October 12, 2017 ×
Marvel Comics’ Newest Female Superhero Inspired By The Nigerian Chibok Elementary Girls

Marvel Comics’ Newest Female Superhero Inspired By The Nigerian Chibok Elementary Girls

Get set for a new Marvel comic book character that is markedly different from all the others. In a recent press announcement from Reuters, this new comic will feature an […]

October 3, 2017 ×
‘Pakistan Girl’ Set To Be The First Female Superhero Comic Book To Come Out Of Pakistan

‘Pakistan Girl’ Set To Be The First Female Superhero Comic Book To Come Out Of Pakistan

This year was a banner year for female superheroes in film, with ‘Wonder Woman’ bursting onto the big screen and hitting all the right targets. There has been a lot […]

September 13, 2017 ×
Europe’s First Black & Minority Ethnic Orchestra Disrupting The White-Dominated Classical Music Scene

Europe’s First Black & Minority Ethnic Orchestra Disrupting The White-Dominated Classical Music Scene

If you are familiar with the classical music world, you know will know that many of the major orchestras and composers are predominantly white. It is an industry where minorities […]

September 8, 2017 ×