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From Calcutta To California: Indian Girl Escapes Arranged Marriage, Becomes Millionaire

From Calcutta To California: Indian Girl Escapes Arranged Marriage, Becomes Millionaire

Chanda Zaveri was 17 years old when her parents had arranged for her to get married. This scenario is very typical for young women in India. But what was not […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

“A Woman’s Body Should Not Hold Shame” Jada Pinkett-Smith Likens Human Trafficking To Slavery

“A Woman’s Body Should Not Hold Shame” Jada Pinkett-Smith Likens Human Trafficking To Slavery

Jada Pinkett-Smith is a woman on a mission. She is so passionate about fighting for women’s rights globally and she was a guest on Katie Couric’s talk show to talk […]

Girl on a Mission

CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

Every year CNN holds their ‘Heroes Awards’ and every year they find the most incredible people doing wonderful things in the world. It does make me wonder why these stories […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Major Mary Jennings Hegar (pictured below) is one of 4 military servicewomen who are suing the Pentagon who has banned women from direct combat jobs. She is a Purple Heart […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

Her name is Judit Polgar, and she is now 36. But she is also the only woman in the Top 100 chess players in the world, and reached the Top […]