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Working Women

CNN’s ‘As Told By Her’ Project Celebrates Iconic Female Characters & Women In Television

CNN’s ‘As Told By Her’ Project Celebrates Iconic Female Characters & Women In Television

We’re all about the female gaze and celebrating the voices and stories of women. Over the past few years we have seen some incredible TV and digital streaming shows featuring […]

Feminism

This Forgotten 1970s Feminist Docu ‘Year Of The Woman’ Is Making Headlines 40 Years Later

This Forgotten 1970s Feminist Docu ‘Year Of The Woman’ Is Making Headlines 40 Years Later

At the time of its initial release in 1973, an historic year for women’s rights in America, a little-known documentary called ‘Year Of The Woman’ had a limited showing. For […]

Entertainment

Watch Female News Anchors Shut Down Sexist Men On Air In Stellar Fashion

Watch Female News Anchors Shut Down Sexist Men On Air In Stellar Fashion

In case you didn’t know, women read the news these days and hold high powered positions in a range of jobs. Not only is it normal but it is also […]

Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

Piers Morgan Talks Photoshopped Beauty Standards With Supermodel Paulina Porizkova

Piers Morgan Talks Photoshopped Beauty Standards With Supermodel Paulina Porizkova

If there’s anyone who can debate on the price of beauty, it’s a supermodel, especially one of the “supers” from the 90s. Czech model Paulina Porizkova who has previously been […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Education Activist Malala Raising Awareness For The Forgotten Syrian Children

Education Activist Malala Raising Awareness For The Forgotten Syrian Children

The girl now known as the world’s youngest and most prominent advocate for girls’ education, Malala Yousafzai, has proved once again that this is an important issue to her, and […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Tech Mogul Randi Zuckerberg: “Stay True To Yourself”

Tech Mogul Randi Zuckerberg: “Stay True To Yourself”

She’s got that famous last name, Zuckerberg. Yep, Randi is the older sister of Facebook founder and silicon valley whizz kid Mark Zuckerberg. But don’t let that define her in […]

Body Image

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

28 year old Wayne State University student Amanda Levitt is on a mission: a mission to make everyone understand the negative implications of “fat shaming”. In case you are unfamiliar […]

Sports

The First Female NBA Referee A Trailblazer For Other Women In Sport

The First Female NBA Referee A Trailblazer For Other Women In Sport

CNN’s Morning show ‘New Day’ recently gave a special report on the NBA’s first female referee and we jumped all over this! Her name is Violet Palmer and she has […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Bill Clinton Wants To See A Female US President In His Lifetime

Bill Clinton Wants To See A Female US President In His Lifetime

There’s a saying about politics: Nothing is a sure thing. These words were echoed by former US Democratic President Bill Clinton this week at a financial conference in China. While […]

Family Life, Fashion & Beauty, Working Women

14-Year Old Designer Combats Bullying With Creativity

14-Year Old Designer Combats Bullying With Creativity

When we think of our 14 year old selves, most of us don’t imagine being famous designers getting ready for fashion week, right? Well that’s not the case for Ludovika […]

Entertainment, Sports

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports is no longer a man’s game or a boys club. Women are knocking on the door, changing the landscape both on the field and off, and setting new benchmarks. […]

Entertainment

Suck It Boys! Nearly Half Of All Video Gamers Are Girls.

Suck It Boys! Nearly Half Of All Video Gamers Are Girls.

It’s like that old Bob Dylan song “oh the times they are a-changin’…” While that song was released in 1964, those words are eerily true of the tech and gaming […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission, Politics

Chelsea Clinton: Hollywood Should Produce Better Role Models For Girls

Chelsea Clinton: Hollywood Should Produce Better Role Models For Girls

Chelseas Clinton is the ultimate definition of Girl Power, according to CNN. She spoke with ‘New Day’ Co-host Michaela Pereira about inspiring girls and how important education is to their […]

Celebrities, Girl on a Mission, Politics, Working Women

Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Al Abdullah from Jordan, aka the most stunning royal we have ever seen is not just a beautiful woman from the Middle East. She is a powerful advocate […]

Girl on a Mission

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Adrianne Haslet-Davis was shopping near where the Boston Marathon was taking place 2 weeks ago with her husband when the bombs went off. Sadly she lost the lower part of […]