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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 […]

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‘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 […]

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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 […]

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British-Ghanaian Artist Paints Murals Of Everyday, Inspirational Black Women Around London

British-Ghanaian Artist Paints Murals Of Everyday, Inspirational Black Women Around London

We’re ALL about the increased representation of women of color and minorities, especially in the most visible public spaces. We’re living in an exciting time in history where digital and […]

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Comic Book Illustrator Nicola Scott On Drawing Wonder Woman & The Importance Of The Female Gaze

Comic Book Illustrator Nicola Scott On Drawing Wonder Woman & The Importance Of The Female Gaze

With the massive success of the ‘Wonder Woman’ film at the box office (making nearly $400 million), the emphasis on the female gaze has never been more important. When we […]

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Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

Photo Journalist Creates “Gaza Girls” Book Showing A Side Of The Strip Not Portrayed In Newsmedia

The majority of news media stories about the Gaza Strip seem to be focused on narratives around war, conflict, and violence. For those of us who have never traveled to […]

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Author Scaachi Koul Uses Humor To Examine Race, Rape Culture & Misogyny In New Book

Author Scaachi Koul Uses Humor To Examine Race, Rape Culture & Misogyny In New Book

Humor can often be considered a less-threatening vehicle for discussing serious topics, as many will no doubt be familiar when watching an array of stand-up comedians or watching your fave […]

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New Sex Positive Exhibit At Untitled Space Gallery In NYC Fights Censorship & Double Standards

New Sex Positive Exhibit At Untitled Space Gallery In NYC Fights Censorship & Double Standards

If you saw the words “sex positive” in the title of this article and immediately had some sort of an averse or negative reaction, keep reading because this is precisely […]

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How Certain Beauty Trends Such As Nail Art Become A Creative Way To Resist And Persist

How Certain Beauty Trends Such As Nail Art Become A Creative Way To Resist And Persist

Social reform and progress have never come without the insistence of unceasing voices, reporting on injustice and demanding changes. Indeed, probably the most frequently used adjective for describing effective crusaders […]

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Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Have you ever looked at advertising images or slogans from well-known brands and wished women’s bodies, lives, or sexuality weren’t the tools to generate greater consumerism? Does it anger or […]

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Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Never underestimate the power of strong female role models in the life of a young girls. In case you missed it, ‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins (who is the highest […]

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Powerful Photo Essay In O Magazine Challenges Perceptions On Race And Stereotypes

Powerful Photo Essay In O Magazine Challenges Perceptions On Race And Stereotypes

In the May issue of O Magazine, the publication decided to broach the subject of race in a way that reflects the current socio-political climate across America right now. Whether […]

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Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

We’re big fans of gender-reversal experiments and projects, because they challenge stereotypical perceptions when it comes to defining men and women in their social capacities. In particular, they can dismantle […]

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New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

New Anti-Bullying Children’s Book, ‘Ole Tangerine Man’, Inspires Kids To Stand Up & Protect Each Other

It’s never too early to instill good values into the lives and minds of youth! This new children’s book, focusing on an anti-bullying message, is proving just that. ‘Ole Tangerine […]

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Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Brooklyn Museum Celebrates The Activism Of Radical Black Feminists From The Second Wave In New Exhibit

Back in September 2016, we wrote a piece about the Brooklyn Museum’s upcoming year-long collection of 10 feminist exhibits titled ‘A Year of Yes: Reimagining Feminism’, which launched the following […]