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Contributors

How Age, Location, Economic Status & Gender Can Impact Self-Esteem.

How Age, Location, Economic Status & Gender Can Impact Self-Esteem.

By Ester Brierley There’s no secret that it’s very hard for women to get influential positions in business or the society in general. This issue has been studied by many […]

Politics

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

By Fairygodboss After nearly a century’s worth of protest, women in the United States officially won the right to vote — thanks to the influence of a mother over her son, […]

Family Life

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

If you aren’t yet familiar with the web platform Candidly, we highly suggest checking them out. They are a platform based out of India created to drive candid conversations on […]

Family Life

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss ore than 20,000 American have been tasked with putting a crayon to paper over the last half-century as part of a series of studies to […]

Working Women

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Ever since the re-emergence of the #metoo movement in 2017 (originally started by activist Tarana Burke over a decade ago to give voice to victims of sexual assault), we have […]

Working Women

Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss More Americans are burdened with student loan debt than ever before, with millennials, in particular, owing a staggering sum — over $1.48 trillion spread out […]

Contributors, Working Women

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

Working Women

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Photo Stock Agency Releases Gender-Focused Data Around Depictions Of Certain Professions

There was a lot of talk in 2017 about the evolution of images portrayed of women in stock photography. Rewind just a couple decades, and most images of women floating […]

Health

New UNFPA Study Outlines Inequalities In Sexual Health & Reproductive Rights Globally

New UNFPA Study Outlines Inequalities In Sexual Health & Reproductive Rights Globally

When it comes to reproductive and sexual health policies and access, it’s easy to focus just on what is happening within our own communities and even countries. Here in the […]

Contributors

Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

By Fateme Banishoeib Technology, automation, virtual reality and innovation are shaking the world of business more than in any previous industrial revolution. Machines have been taking our jobs for centuries. […]

Entertainment

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

Many of us are familiar with the saying “sex sells”, and for a long time, that has been true of the advertising industry. Women’s bodies being used as literal objects […]

Contributors

Giving Language A Gender Equality Makeover – We Need To Stop Using Masculine Generics

Giving Language A Gender Equality Makeover – We Need To Stop Using Masculine Generics

By Liz Greene It’s one of the few things that makes me feel like a bad feminist — I am a terrible abuser of the expression, “you guys.” “Dude”, “man”, […]

Feminism

The “I’ll Never Date A Feminist” Think Pieces Point To A Bigger Underlying Misconception About The Movement

The “I’ll Never Date A Feminist” Think Pieces Point To A Bigger Underlying Misconception About The Movement

In preparation for writing this, we asked a wide variety of people whether they would date a feminist, and the answers varied. From people ages 15 to 60, most seemed […]

Creativity

Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

Artist Painted A Series Of Classic Western Movie Icons And Replaced The Men With Women

We’re big fans of gender-reversal experiments and projects, because they challenge stereotypical perceptions when it comes to defining men and women in their social capacities. In particular, they can dismantle […]

Entertainment

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

We all know Hollywood has an equality problem. The entertainment industry is simply a microcosm (although a very large, and powerful one) of what is happening elsewhere in society, despite […]