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Fashion & Beauty

Check Out The Panache Lingerie 2016 ‘Modeled By Role Models’ Line-Up Of Inspiring Women

Check Out The Panache Lingerie 2016 ‘Modeled By Role Models’ Line-Up Of Inspiring Women

It’s no secret that we’re a site that promotes badass women doing badass things, and we love to use our platform to share stories that sadly don’t always get the […]

Entertainment

For Feminism To Truly Be Intersectional, It Must Do Better To Include Differently-Abled People

For Feminism To Truly Be Intersectional, It Must Do Better To Include Differently-Abled People

Intersectionality is the most important part of modern feminism. With all the misconceptions about the movement as a whole and opinions that state feminism is no longer relevant since, oh […]

Fashion & Beauty

This NYFW Show Just Raised The Stakes For Diversity & Inclusion In The Fashion Industry

This NYFW Show Just Raised The Stakes For Diversity & Inclusion In The Fashion Industry

New York Fashion Week is one of the 4 major fashion weeks in the world, where the industry’s biggest designers, brands, celebrities, magazine editors, fashionistas and buyers gather to see […]

Working Women

Meet Eritrean-American Haben Girma – Harvard Law School’s 1st Deaf-Blind Graduate

Meet Eritrean-American Haben Girma – Harvard Law School’s 1st Deaf-Blind Graduate

If you are looking for some inspiration to show you you should never give up on life, meet Harvard Law School graduate and practicing lawyer Haben Girma. She is no […]

Causes

Being Disabled Doesn’t Mean You’re Limited. These Few Women Are Proof

Being Disabled Doesn’t Mean You’re Limited. These Few Women Are Proof

We kinda hate the word “disabled”. It has a very negative connotation and insinuates that a person who happens to be disabled is somehow unable to do certain things that […]

Fashion & Beauty

Designer Uses Disabled Models At Fashion Week Show Because…Diversity!

Designer Uses Disabled Models At Fashion Week Show Because…Diversity!

Moscow Fashion Week in Russia isn’t typically well known as one of the biggest in the fashion world, but after a pretty impressive stunt they pulled at this year’s event, […]

Causes

Organization Encouraging Advertisers To Use More Disabled Children In Campaigns

Organization Encouraging Advertisers To Use More Disabled Children In Campaigns

As human beings who are saturated by media in this technology and social media-drive age, we are constantly looking for better representations “on screen” and can usually find what we […]

Creativity

Disney Princesses As You’ve Never Seen Them Before: Disabled

Disney Princesses As You’ve Never Seen Them Before: Disabled

Sick of seeing those Disney Princesses all perfectly drawn and representing absolutely no one in the real world therefore giving young girls unrealistic expectations of beauty growing up? Yeah, so […]

Fashion & Beauty

Diesel’s New Campaign Featuring Disabled Fashion Blogger Smashes Stereotypes

Diesel’s New Campaign Featuring Disabled Fashion Blogger Smashes Stereotypes

Remember last year how Diesel announced the appointment of their very first Creative Director, Lady Gaga’s former stylist, Nicola Formichetti? And remember how we all thought it was so rad […]

Body Image

The Company Making Mannequins Molded On Disabled People

The Company Making Mannequins Molded On Disabled People

Who is perfect? No one. And that’s the slogan for a company who decided to do something thought-provoking and challenge society’s notion of that very word. An organization supporting the […]

Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission, Sports

Paralympic Gold Medalist Rejected By Insurance Starts Own Campaign Toward Mobility

Paralympic Gold Medalist Rejected By Insurance Starts Own Campaign Toward Mobility

When you mention the word “healthcare” in a country like America, everyone has an opinion, and inevitably, a story. 24 year old Mallory Weggemann‘s story is that of extreme sorrow, […]

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, […]

Sports

Paraplegic Woman Defies Doctors To Complete London Marathon On Legs!

Paraplegic Woman Defies Doctors To Complete London Marathon On Legs!

Claire Lomas was just another ordinary 32 year old British woman who loved horse riding and outdoor activities like many others. She was not famous nor was she a superstar […]