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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 […]

Girl on a Mission

This Woman Created ‘The Birthday Party Project’ To Help Homeless Kids Celebrate Their Special Day

This Woman Created ‘The Birthday Party Project’ To Help Homeless Kids Celebrate Their Special Day

Are you ready for your feel-good moment of the day? Coz here it comes! The woman in this picture above is Paige Chenault, and she is the Dallas-based founder of […]

Girl on a Mission

From Child Slavery To Anti-Human Trafficking Activism: Meet The Woman Changing Lives With The Help Of Major Corps.

From Child Slavery To Anti-Human Trafficking Activism: Meet The Woman Changing Lives With The Help Of Major Corps.

What industry do you think we’re talking about when we mention a $150 billion industry? Fashion? Cars? Tech? Nope, it’s human trafficking. If that isn’t enough to make you sick, […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission

The Teen Girl Who Helped Change Seventeen Magazine’s Photoshop Policy Talks Body Image Activism

The Teen Girl Who Helped Change Seventeen Magazine’s Photoshop Policy Talks Body Image Activism

One of our all-time favorite news stories over the past few years is the story about a teen girl fed up with overly photoshopped images in the magazines she and […]

Boys We Like

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Ever since actress Emma Watson launched the He For She campaign for UN Women in late 2014, it has become he signature initiative to engage men in the fight for […]

Celebrities

Rumer Willis Talks About Career Integrity & Hating Photoshop

Rumer Willis Talks About Career Integrity & Hating Photoshop

Any child of a major celebrity is bound to get a lot of attention by default, and not always in a positive way. If a celeb offspring achieves something great […]

Politics

Feminist & Football Fanatic Becomes Senegal’s New Prime Minister

Feminist & Football Fanatic Becomes Senegal’s New Prime Minister

se When you read about world news these days it is often dominated with ugly politics, threats of war, depressing statistics and more. Amongst all of this, there are beacons […]