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Interviews

'Before Stonewall' poster

Newly-Restored, Award-Winning Film ‘Before Stonewall’ Takes Us Through An Important LGBTQ History Timeline

Every June we celebrate Pride month, and in 2019 it’s extra special because it also coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, where it all began. While there […]

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Entrepreneur & Author Empowers Other Women To Build Their Net Worth, Self Worth, And Network

Entrepreneur & Author Empowers Other Women To Build Their Net Worth, Self Worth, And Network

Miracle Olatunji is an entrepreneur, professional speaker, and author of ​’Purpose: How To Live and Lead With Impact’.​ In high school, she founded OpportuniMe, an education startup that connects high […]

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Meet The Skincare Entrepreneur Whose Immigrant Roots Pushed Her To Seek Leadership Without Fear

Meet The Skincare Entrepreneur Whose Immigrant Roots Pushed Her To Seek Leadership Without Fear

When it comes to entrepreneurship, and celebrating the success of a growing business, we reserve a special amount of celebration for women and mothers, because we know the business world […]

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Meet The Entrepreneur Who Founded An App To Encourage Female Founders To Collaborate, Not Compete.

Meet The Entrepreneur Who Founded An App To Encourage Female Founders To Collaborate, Not Compete.

We’re big believers that the best business ideas and most successful entrepreneurs come about after finding a solution to a problem they’ve experienced. Omaha, Nebraska-based entrepreneur Carina Glover is one […]

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A still image from Maya's interview in NQAPIA's 'Uncovering Our Stories' series.

Actress, Activist & Trans Woman Maya Jafer On Her Global Journey To Find Her True Self

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are doingevery day. Over […]

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Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

One of the fastest growing cultural changes we’re seeing in the United States today is the legalized cannabis industry and attitudes associated with it. As of April 2019, 11 states […]

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Artist Renée Nault Turns Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Into A Must-Read Graphic Novel

Artist Renée Nault Turns Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Into A Must-Read Graphic Novel

Originally published in 1985, Margaret Atwood’s novel ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is a seminal work of fiction: influential and inspirational, provocative and prophetic. The book’s taut prose and unforgettable characters have […]

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Ex Google Exec. Gives Insight Into Why Corporate Equality Initiatives Fail, In Eye-Opening New Book.

Ex Google Exec. Gives Insight Into Why Corporate Equality Initiatives Fail, In Eye-Opening New Book.

Silicon Valley tech giants like Google and Facebook are known for, and tout publicly, a certain progressive ethos of doing business that’s supposedly the opposite of how corporations are known […]

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Author Pens Coming-Of-Age Memoir About Moving To Iran From The US As A Girl, During The Revolution

When five-year-old Nioucha Homayoonfar moves from the U.S. to Iran in 1979, its open society means a life with dancing, women’s rights, and other freedoms. But soon the revolution erupts […]

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Meet The Advertising Industry Exec Working Toward Gender Equality Behind The Scenes.

Meet The Advertising Industry Exec Working Toward Gender Equality Behind The Scenes.

If there was a dictionary definition of the term “Powerhouse Woman”, we have no doubt Judith Carr-Rodriguez would be pictured. You may not be familiar with her name, but her […]

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NYT Bestselling Author Grace Bonney Centers Voices Of Women Of Color In New Mag ‘Good Company’

NYT Bestselling Author Grace Bonney Centers Voices Of Women Of Color In New Mag ‘Good Company’

If you have spent any time on the internet and are a fan of creative or design blogs, you will probably be familiar with a website called Design Sponge, founded […]

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This Kenyan Woman Developed A Leadership Program Helping African Women Step Into Their Power

This Kenyan Woman Developed A Leadership Program Helping African Women Step Into Their Power

You may not believe that inspiring and powerful powerful people are all around us by looking at news and media headlines, but when we cast our gaze around our communities […]

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Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

It was one of the biggest news stories of 2014 with a viral hashtag that carried the story around the world on social media. When 276 Nigerian school girls were […]

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Cheray O’Neal’s One Woman Show Explores The Power Of Love, Choice & Forgiveness

Cheray O’Neal’s One Woman Show Explores The Power Of Love, Choice & Forgiveness

Throughout October there are a number of breast cancer awareness initiatives that are centered around sharing stories of hope, resilience and healing. We’re big fans of taking the awareness beyond […]

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Meet The Actress Whose Life-Changing Health Condition Turned Her World Upside Down – For The Better

Meet The Actress Whose Life-Changing Health Condition Turned Her World Upside Down – For The Better

What would you do if that which defines you was suddenly taken away? Who would you be? What if your dreams and ambitions hinged on your physical appearance above all […]