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Entertainment

Myanmar’s First Female Rap Duo Redefining The Role Of Women In The Music Genre

Myanmar’s First Female Rap Duo Redefining The Role Of Women In The Music Genre

When Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) political party won the recent federal election in Myanmar, giving the former political prisoner and long-time champion of democratic rights […]

Entertainment

V.Next – An Episodic Cyberpunk Adventure Video Game Feat. A Female Criminal Hacker

V.Next – An Episodic Cyberpunk Adventure Video Game Feat. A Female Criminal Hacker

One of the biggest complaints about the billion dollar video game industry is that there are not enough games featuring lead female characters, or at least female lead characters that […]

Politics, Sports

Female Motorcyclists Breaking Cultural Taboo In The Middle East

Female Motorcyclists Breaking Cultural Taboo In The Middle East

When we think of women in the Middle East, there is this dominant narrative that says they are all oppressed and all look the same. The mainstream media paints a […]

Contributors

Forget Fiction, Allow These 12 Real Life Female Superheroes To Inspire You Today

Forget Fiction, Allow These 12 Real Life Female Superheroes To Inspire You Today

By Sarah Landrum In a world where women are often depicted as perfect, vacant, airbrushed beauties with nothing important to say, it can be difficult to find role models who […]

Interviews

This Swiss-Brazilian Filmmaker Has Perfect Advice For Every Woman In The Industry

This Swiss-Brazilian Filmmaker Has Perfect Advice For Every Woman In The Industry

When we look at the success of female-led films coming out of Hollywood and around the world today, there is a sense that the industry is changing and women are […]

Working Women

Self-Taught Female Game Developer From Lebanon Taking The Industry By Storm

Self-Taught Female Game Developer From Lebanon Taking The Industry By Storm

When you think of the tech boom, the Arab world doesn’t necessarily first come to mind. You think of Silicon Valley, or a the most Silicon Beach, aka Santa Monica. […]

Sponsored

Gender Discrimination In The Workplace From A Male & Female Perspective

Gender Discrimination In The Workplace From A Male & Female Perspective

In a profession that is dominated by women, some women feel that there is still much work to be done in terms of gender bias in volunteer and non-profit organizations. […]

Entertainment

Comedian Whitney Cummings Says Women Don’t Need To Act Like Men To Be Funny

Comedian Whitney Cummings Says Women Don’t Need To Act Like Men To Be Funny

Think about it you guys, she has a point. Now that we have a group of insanely talented female comedians throwing it down with the best of the guys on […]

Sports

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

The overwhelmingly positive response to the Always ‘Like A Girl’ commercial shown at the Superbowl recently proves this is a much-needed conversation to have. The stereotype that doing anything like […]

Working Women

Rafea Um Gomar Becomes The 1st Female Solar Engineer In Jordan

Rafea Um Gomar Becomes The 1st Female Solar Engineer In Jordan

As women in the western world today, we can often take our freedoms for granted. We know they were hard fought for, but that was so long ago it’s no […]

Celebrities

Jessica Chastain Wants To See A Female-Driven Superhero Movie Stat!

Jessica Chastain Wants To See A Female-Driven Superhero Movie Stat!

Actress Jessica Chastain is familiar with ass-kicking female roles, after her Oscar-nominated role of military analyst Maya in the Katheryn Bigelow-directed flick ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ in 2012. She also scored […]

Sports

Erin Andrews Calls Out Double Standards In Sports Broadcasting

Erin Andrews Calls Out Double Standards In Sports Broadcasting

She is a woman who has paved the way for many young women who dream of having a career in sports broadcasting. While she is certainly not the first, she […]

Entertainment

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

Being the only female in any given industry or workplace can be daunting, even in 2014. The fact that there are still sectors where women are pioneering and trailblazing might […]

Working Women

New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg taught women to ‘Lean In’ with her book, and Huffpost founder Arianna Huffington is teaching women to ‘Thrive’ with hers. It turns out, they are onto […]

Editors Blog

A Feminist Christian Perspective On The Hobby Lobby Case

A Feminist Christian Perspective On The Hobby Lobby Case

I wasn’t going to write anything about this news story there have been so many articles, think pieces, myth de-bunkers and blog posts floating around the internet. But after sifting […]