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Celebrities

Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Two Oscar-winning actresses walk into a bar (well more like a fashion magazine studio) and discuss film, feminism and politics. There’s no punchline here (or a joke, really), only the […]

Girl on a Mission

#1000BlackGirlBooks Founder Marley Dias Is Publishing An Activist Book For Teens & Children

#1000BlackGirlBooks Founder Marley Dias Is Publishing An Activist Book For Teens & Children

The resistance is indeed real! Well technically, that should read: “the resistance is female”. A recent poll by Lake Research Partners found that women between the ages of 46-65 have […]

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10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

If your feminism is not intersectional, then how feminist is it? That is the motto we are focusing on this Women’s History Month, where activism, intersectionality, equality and marginalized voices […]

Girl on a Mission

Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

When most career people turn 70, they start to look forward to retirement. Not so for Gina Glantz, the woman who decided to use that milestone as an excuse to […]

Contributors

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

By Katie McBeth The year 2016 has been a nightmare. Sure, we had some great movies, Beyonce’s Lemonade, and some quality online memes. But this year – in every other […]

Celebrities

Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

She’s an internationally-renowned artist who is not afraid of pushing the boundaries in her music as well as on stage. Real name Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam, M.I.A, she is a rapper, […]

Creativity, Interviews

Artist & Activist Cori Redstone Talks To Us About Feminism, Mormonism, Education & The Environment

Artist & Activist Cori Redstone Talks To Us About Feminism, Mormonism, Education & The Environment

We first learned about artist and activist Cori Redstone in this interview with Slug Magazine where she spoke about her then-upcoming exhibition ‘The Women’s Association of Lecherous Trechery: The Utah […]

Creativity

Award-Winning Artist Releases “Four Wise Men” – A Poem Giving Voice To The Victims Of Rape

Award-Winning Artist Releases “Four Wise Men” – A Poem Giving Voice To The Victims Of Rape

Dipti Kulkarni is a New Jersey resident is a Software Engineer by profession and an Artist by passion. We have featured her compelling work on our site before, where she […]

Celebrities

Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

By now you are probably already familiar with actress Amandla Stenberg for her role as the ill-fated Rue in ‘The Hunger Games’. Many social media users are also a fan […]

Girl on a Mission

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

What do you do when you are passionate about the education of the girl child and feel there needs to be more advocacy and awareness in a number of countries […]

Girl on a Mission

Love In Action: 9 Y/O Girl Makes Toiletry Kits For Homeless Women In Los Angeles

Love In Action: 9 Y/O Girl Makes Toiletry Kits For Homeless Women In Los Angeles

Most of us have come across homeless people where we live, and some of us may have even struggled with it ourselves. It is a difficult situation to address because […]

Politics

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

When we think about feminism around the world, we look at it as an education into the lives and struggles of women in varied ways, and how they are fighting […]

Causes, Politics

This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

If you are still in doubts whether social media has the power to change the world, then this story might sway your opinion. In 2015 a video was released by […]

Causes

Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

You may have recently come across some shocking research which claims the top 62 billionaires in the world own the same wealth as half the world’s population. Oxfam, who released […]

Health

Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Female Genital Mutilation today is considered an international violation of human rights of girls and women. According to the World Health Organization, “it reflects deep-rooted inequality between the sexes, and […]