Post Tagged with: "diversity"

How Transgender Models Are Changing & Empowering The Face Of Indian Fashion & Culture

How Transgender Models Are Changing & Empowering The Face Of Indian Fashion & Culture

To be a supermodel, on has to embody an era. That is to lend not just a face and figure but also a voice to what is going on. This […]

June 20, 2018 ×
How Learning Different Languages During Summer Camp Changed My Perspective On Life

How Learning Different Languages During Summer Camp Changed My Perspective On Life

By Emma Halpern Growing up, I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t watching Spanish language movies, reading Spanish language books, or dancing to Spanish music. Spanish was always a […]

June 19, 2018 ×
Youtube Star & Executive Producer Anna Akana On Her New Series ‘Youth & Consequences’

Youtube Star & Executive Producer Anna Akana On Her New Series ‘Youth & Consequences’

If you haven’t already subscribed to Youtube Red, their new web series ‘Youth & Consequences’ might just be the reason for you to do so. Premiering on March 7th, the […]

March 7, 2018 ×
Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

We say it often and we’ll say it again: art is one of the most powerful forms of resistance today, and always has been throughout history. It has a way […]

February 2, 2018 ×
Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

We’re knee-deep in turbulent political times here in the United States, an indeed around the world. As we wake up each day, scroll through our Twitter feeds and wonder what […]

December 21, 2017 ×
Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

The power of representation can never be underestimated. For many of us who grew looking at mainstream media and feeling like we didn’t belong due to the limited representations on […]

November 28, 2017 ×
Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

There has been plenty of talk about diversity in the fashion industry over the past few years, yet we are still seeing a huge disparity in terms of people of […]

October 11, 2017 ×
AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

If you’ve been paying attention to any of the conversations about equality in Hollywood, you will most likely be familiar with the stats around female directors, or lack thereof. According […]

September 1, 2017 ×
The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

If there was anything that could get the interwebs talking about workplace diversity, it is the now infamous internal memo written by former Google employee James Damore who wrote at […]

August 18, 2017 ×
Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

She may play a sort-of conservative, family woman who was brought up with religious values in her household when it comes to sexuality, but Gina Rodriguez’s onscreen character in her […]

August 8, 2017 ×
How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

Any serious executive in the film industry still insisting that diversity doesn’t win big at the box office clearly hasn’t been paying attention to 2017 so far. This summer’s breakout […]

August 8, 2017 ×
Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Over the past few years, as a number of institutions and organizations release report after report showing the huge disparities for women and minority groups, we have seen a variety […]

July 24, 2017 ×
Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

By Kelly Stickel, CEO & Founder of Remodista Anyone who has hiring responsibility for sales people knows what a challenging ongoing task that can be. Creating a competitive team that is […]

July 17, 2017 ×
Cast Members From Netflix’s ‘Glow’ On Why This Show Is A Winner For Female Empowerment

Cast Members From Netflix’s ‘Glow’ On Why This Show Is A Winner For Female Empowerment

If you haven’t yet binge-watched Netflix’s ‘Glow’, we’re not kidding when we say “run, don’t walk” to your streaming device now! Seriously, you will inhale each episode and immediately crave […]

July 11, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Birthright: A War Story’ Exposes War On Repro Rights, HP Pushes For Diversity

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Birthright: A War Story’ Exposes War On Repro Rights, HP Pushes For Diversity

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we get to share the videos we are watching right now with our readers, especially because they revolve around […]

June 23, 2017 ×