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Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

This Short Film Perfectly Describes What It’s Like To Be A Woman Today

This Short Film Perfectly Describes What It’s Like To Be A Woman Today

One of our contributors Latisha Conto, who is also a filmmaker shared with us a short film she recently made called “A Girl Walked Into A Wall”. The narrative is […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Label Using Real Life Role Models For New Advertising Campaign!

Fashion Label Using Real Life Role Models For New Advertising Campaign!

The UK fashion industry is on a mother freaking roll right now when it comes to using a diverse range of faces for its campaigns! We love how just recently, […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

Diana Nyad, the 64 year old endurance swimmer from Florida completed a record-breaking 53 hour swim from Havana, Cuba, to Key West, Florida on Monday, Sept 2nd 2013. Why is […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Entertainment

Ah Ha! So THIS Is The Source Of Lena Dunham’s Self Esteem…

Ah Ha! So THIS Is The Source Of Lena Dunham’s Self Esteem…

Lena Dunham is synonymous for being a successful young woman and not conforming to Hollywood standards. She gives hope to many young aspiring actresses, writers and anyone who is looking […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Girls. Yep, that’s who. There is an amazing documentary which every girl and woman needs to see, heck, every man too! It is called ‘I Am A Girl’ and it […]

Boys We Like, Fashion & Beauty

“Make It Work!” Tim Gunn Wants Better Plus Size Fashion

“Make It Work!” Tim Gunn Wants Better Plus Size Fashion

Really? It took a man to actually say it out loud to the fashion industry? Well Bravo Tim Gunn for speaking up for the millions of women and men around […]

Fashion & Beauty

Diesel Disobey Traditional Fashion Rules In Their Awesome New Campaign

Diesel Disobey Traditional Fashion Rules In Their Awesome New Campaign

Diesel has done something pretty for their new Reboot campaign…and we like it! They decided to forego the use of regular models who only represent one type of body size, […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

“The Empowerment Project” Documentary Crew Hits Los Angeles!

“The Empowerment Project” Documentary Crew Hits Los Angeles!

Hey GirlTalkHQ readers! This is Sarah Moshman, Director of “The Empowerment Project” and ringleader of this amazing all female crew about to embark on a journey of a lifetime. How […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission, Sports

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

We love a good phoenix story, you know, the stories about people rising from the ashes. Sammy Veall is a 23 year old Aussie Yoga instructor, but definitely not your […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

Why Marissa Mayer Is Defying Tech Critics Left, Right & Center At Yahoo!

If there was ever a more controversial and talked about CEO in the world of tech, it is Yahoo!’s Marissa Mayer. She famously started her new job at the silicon […]

Fashion & Beauty

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Whether you like beauty pageants or loathe them, this one is worthwhile taking note of, because it’s not just about physical appearances and world peace. Miss Arab USA which started […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Valencia High School student Julia Competelli-Pizza (yes, she has a super rad name!) is one amazing girl with a huge heart. The Californian teen is a cheerleader at her school, […]

Family Life, Girl on a Mission, Politics, Working Women

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

There is a lot of negative press coming out from India at the moment, centering on many stories of rape and abuse. It’s shocking and horrific to say the least. […]

Body Image

Supermodel Says Skinny-Shaming Is Just As Bad As Fat-Shaming. So Stop It!

Supermodel Says Skinny-Shaming Is Just As Bad As Fat-Shaming. So Stop It!

Australian Supermodel Robyn Lawley has been attracting a lot of attention over the past year and a bit. Last year she was famously named as the first plus-size face of […]

Contributors, Family Life

“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

Written by Chloe* On September 22, 2011, I woke up early to celebrate my 24th birthday. As far as my friends and family knew, I was off to spend a […]