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Entertainment, Working Women

NBC Appoints The First Female News Chief In America!

NBC Appoints The First Female News Chief In America!

UPDATE 5/20/2013 It’s Official! Deborah Turness is leaving ITV and heading up NBC news, according to the official press release today. “It is quite simply the greatest imaginable honour to […]

Body Image, Entertainment

“Image Is Powerful & Superficial” Model Reveals Downside To Being Beautiful

“Image Is Powerful & Superficial” Model Reveals Downside To Being Beautiful

“Being Fearless means being honest” says supermodel Cameron Russell in her TED Weekends video (below). She spoke about her decade-long career in front of the lens which started at a […]

Entertainment, Family Life

Disney Gives Brave’s Tomboy Princess Merida A Controversial Sexy Makeover

Disney Gives Brave’s Tomboy Princess Merida A Controversial Sexy Makeover

If you haven’t yet seen the 2012 Disney/Pixar film ‘Brave’ then please do yourselves a favor and watch it. You don’t need to be into animation or Disney to appreciate […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Sports Illustrated’s Chrissy Teigen Champions The Cause Of Curvier Models

Sports Illustrated’s Chrissy Teigen Champions The Cause Of Curvier Models

Don’t hate on swimsuit model Chrissy Teigen just because she is stunning and engaged to John Legend. She is a real woman who understands what people really want to see […]

Girl on a Mission

17 Y/O Girl Wins Hackathon By Creating An App That Prevents TV Spoilers

17 Y/O Girl Wins Hackathon By Creating An App That Prevents TV Spoilers

Jennie Lamere is a 17 year old  high school senior from Nashua, New Hampshire, who likes building robots, hiking, and entering “hackathon” competitions. Lamere entered the TVnext Hack event,   in […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

‘Moral Courage’ Youtube Channel Launched As A Digital Platform For Social Change

‘Moral Courage’ Youtube Channel Launched As A Digital Platform For Social Change

A new channel has launched on Youtube and it is called the Moral Courage channel. It was started by NYU Professor and author Irshad Manji who was also been labeled […]

Working Women

Be Like Marissa Mayer: “I Ignore The Haters, I Don’t Click”

Be Like Marissa Mayer: “I Ignore The Haters, I Don’t Click”

The CEO of Yahoo! and the youngest to run a Fortune 500 is no stranger to criticism. Ever since her executive appointment last summer (being pregnant and a woman and […]

Fashion & Beauty

Abercrombie & Fitch Won’t Make Clothes For Fat Women Because They Aren’t “Cool”

Abercrombie & Fitch Won’t Make Clothes For Fat Women Because They Aren’t “Cool”

UPDATE 5/16/13: Abercrombie and Fitch have now released a statement from CEO Mike Jeffries supposedly apologizing and back peddling. He says that quote was from 7 years ago (umm, so […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

Winona Ryder Shrugs Off Bad Memories & Embraces Ageing & Beauty. Winona Forever!

Winona Ryder Shrugs Off Bad Memories & Embraces Ageing & Beauty. Winona Forever!

When you are a celebrity who has grown up in the celluloid spotlight it becomes increasingly harder and harder to escape the constant glare and scrutiny of the public. Not […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Vogue UK Releasing Doco Showing How Damaging Photoshop Can Be

Vogue UK Releasing Doco Showing How Damaging Photoshop Can Be

British Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman has revealed she is making a film for schools which highlights ‘the difference between fashion and reality and how a fashion image is constructed.’ It’s […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

There’s no such thing as a bad TED talk really. And every one we have seen shows us the amazing people in this world working to make a difference, using […]

Sports

WNBA Player Brittney Griner Says Coming Out Gives Others Strength To Do The Same

WNBA Player Brittney Griner Says Coming Out Gives Others Strength To Do The Same

Everyone is talking about Basketball play Jason Collins and his recent public announcement that he is gay. He has gotten a lot of media attention and spoke about it candidly […]

Body Image

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

It’s been a point of contention ever since the Mattel doll was released upon the world in 1959, created by businesswoman Ruth Handler. The argument being, is this doll realistically […]

Fashion & Beauty

Ireland Baldwin Doesn’t Care If You Think She’s “Too Fat To Model”

Ireland Baldwin Doesn’t Care If You Think She’s “Too Fat To Model”

Ireland Baldwin is the 17 year old daughter of actors Kim Bassinger and Alec Baldwin. She is also a young model and forging a career for herself instead of just […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Contributors, Entertainment

Forget Everything You Know About ANTM Winner Lisa D’Amato! Here’s The Truth…

Forget Everything You Know About ANTM Winner Lisa D’Amato! Here’s The Truth…

Whether you love her or hate her, Lisa D’Amato is real, and she doesn’t apologize for who she is. There are a lot of misconceptions about her, thanks to the […]