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Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

By Brian Kent Sexual assault is a topic that needs to be discussed, and in the current era of the #MeToo movement, we are seeing this happen. Every 98 seconds […]

April 25, 2018 ×
6 Amazing Female Drummers Who Are Breaking The Mold & Marching To Their Own Beat

6 Amazing Female Drummers Who Are Breaking The Mold & Marching To Their Own Beat

By Chelsy Ranard Drummers exude a certain type of energy. They feel their music in a different place than other musicians. Percussion is a whole other animal, and these female […]

April 24, 2018 ×
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This Husband & Wife Team Go Into War Zones To Disrupt Cycles Of Conflict Using Education

We all love a good “how did you meet?” story to learn the interesting and romantic ways couples get together. For Cassandra and Edison Lee, theirs is a very unique […]

April 23, 2018 ×
10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Sheryl Sandberg’s life changed forever the moment she found her husband, successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, dead in a hotel gym […]

April 23, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Janelle Monae Goes ‘Pynk’ For Empowerment & Drake’s Female-Driven ‘Nice For What’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Janelle Monae Goes ‘Pynk’ For Empowerment & Drake’s Female-Driven ‘Nice For What’

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, a regular column where we share our favorite videos of the week, and we usually try to keep things fresh with a different […]

April 20, 2018 ×
Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

By Christine Dimmick “Cancer” and “gift” are not words you see together often. And if you would have told me 4 years ago that I would be getting cancer and […]

April 19, 2018 ×
Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Gender is a non-binary spectrum, which means that none of us should be relegated to just “male” or “female.” Many of us choose to identify […]

April 18, 2018 ×
‘Egg’ Star Alysia Reiner & Composer Jamie Jackson Discuss Changing The Status Quo In Hollywood

‘Egg’ Star Alysia Reiner & Composer Jamie Jackson Discuss Changing The Status Quo In Hollywood

Thanks to the Times Up movement these past few months in Hollywood have been like no other we have ever seen before. Women on all different levels, scared to speak […]

April 17, 2018 ×
3 Tips To Help Women In The Business Sector Succeed, Rise & Make Themselves Invaluable

3 Tips To Help Women In The Business Sector Succeed, Rise & Make Themselves Invaluable

With statistics showing how the business world is still very male-dominated, especially further up the leadership ladder you go, it can seem like a daunting task for women to get […]

April 16, 2018 ×
Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

All you had to say was “Rad Girl Revolution” and we were hooked! A new children’s book is set to join the wave of media and literature that is part […]

April 16, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Grace VanderWaal Fighting Fear With Courage In New Music Video For ‘Clearly’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Grace VanderWaal Fighting Fear With Courage In New Music Video For ‘Clearly’

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we get to slide into the weekend fangirling out over our fave videos of the moment. This […]

April 13, 2018 ×
A Teen Girl From Bangladesh Shares Her Harrowing Experience Being Forced Into An Early Marriage

A Teen Girl From Bangladesh Shares Her Harrowing Experience Being Forced Into An Early Marriage

By Melissa Delgado Samudra’s Story (TW: rape, abuse) It’s raining again. It is always raining, but by now we are used to it. The smell of wet earth invades my […]

April 12, 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 ×
Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

You can definitely tell when women write stories about their own lives and experiences for TV and film, because it means you see a more realistic, complex and nuanced portrayal, […]

April 10, 2018 ×
This Hilarious Feminist Short Film Takes On The Patriarchy, Pervy Bosses & Period Stigma

This Hilarious Feminist Short Film Takes On The Patriarchy, Pervy Bosses & Period Stigma

If you’ve ever wondered why more people are uncomfortable with the talk of menstruation than they are tackling sexual harassment in the workplace, then this short film is for you! […]

April 9, 2018 ×