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Gloria Steinem Brings Her 2nd Wave Feminism To Millennials In Viceland’s ‘WOMAN’ Series

Gloria Steinem Brings Her 2nd Wave Feminism To Millennials In Viceland’s ‘WOMAN’ Series

She is well know for her activism, feminism, and her literary prowess spanning multiple decades, but Gloria Steinem is no icon reserved for just the back pages of American history. […]

Celebrities

Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

As if we weren’t already in love with Emma Watson! The British actress recently announced she will be taking a year off to focus on her advocacy work and feminist […]

Entertainment

Annie Leibovitz’s New Portraits Exhibition Showcases The World’s Most Notable Women

Annie Leibovitz’s New Portraits Exhibition Showcases The World’s Most Notable Women

You may remember the news back in October that legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz took all the photos for the 2016 iconic Pirelli Calendar, a cultural beauty symbol normally known for […]

Feminism

This Slam Poetry Performance Piece “Black Feminist” Emphasizes The Need For Intersectionality

This Slam Poetry Performance Piece “Black Feminist” Emphasizes The Need For Intersectionality

For those of you still unfamiliar or confused about the term “intersectionality”, it is a word and definition coined by black legal scholar Kimberle Crenshaw in an essay from 1989 […]

Celebrities

Amber Rose Dresses Up As Feminist Icons For A Badass Paper Magazine Shoot

Amber Rose Dresses Up As Feminist Icons For A Badass Paper Magazine Shoot

Forget Kim Kardashian’s “break the internet” Paper Magazine cover earlier this year, because feminist activist Amber Rose just one-upped the reality TV star (at least in our eyes) by posing […]

Girl on a Mission

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

You know the name, and we’re pretty sure you already know what feminist activist and writer Gloria Steinem stands for. She is a representative of the Women’s Rights movement form […]

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 […]

Celebrities

Must Read: Ariana Grande Just Wrote A Badass Essay On Why We Need Feminism

Must Read: Ariana Grande Just Wrote A Badass Essay On Why We Need Feminism

Like Taylor Swift, singer Ariana Grande is sick of getting questions from reporters about boyfriends, potential boyfriends, and boys she is hanging out with. After a UK newspaper asked her […]

Celebrities

Jennifer Aniston Says Not Having Kids Doesn’t Mean You’ve Failed As A Woman

Jennifer Aniston Says Not Having Kids Doesn’t Mean You’ve Failed As A Woman

Feminism these days has become such a complicated and misunderstood word, thanks in large part to a handful of key celebrities who A) say they don’t identify as a feminist […]

Celebrities

Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Are Raising Their Daughters To Be Feminists. Here’s Why…

Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Are Raising Their Daughters To Be Feminists. Here’s Why…

Bennifer are our new fave Hollywood couple! But seriously you guys, shouldn’t everyone raise their children to be feminists? Ya know, teach them that men and women deserve equal treatment […]

Causes, Politics

UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

On Thursday June 26, an historic event was held in New York City. It had nothing to do with celebrities, sport, or theater. The Apollo Theater played host to a […]

Body Image, Entertainment

Amy Schumer Is Strong & Beautiful, Coz SHE Says She Is, Not You!

Amy Schumer Is Strong & Beautiful, Coz SHE Says She Is, Not You!

Yesterday we shared with you the inspiring speech on beauty, confidence and the relevance of feminism in actress Gabourey Sidibe’s life, given at the Gloria Awards in New York on […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Gabourey Sidibe: “I Choose To Live My Life Without Hiding My Body In Shame”

Gabourey Sidibe: “I Choose To Live My Life Without Hiding My Body In Shame”

To all the body shamers, body bullies and haters, this is for you. To all the women and girls out there who struggling with a crippling form of insecurity about […]

Feminism

“Feminism Isn’t Dead, It’s Gone Viral”, Says Millennial Vlogger Kat Lazo

“Feminism Isn’t Dead, It’s Gone Viral”, Says Millennial Vlogger Kat Lazo

Everyone talks about how we’re in the 4th wave of feminism. We want to suggest that perhaps it is the 5th: the viral stage. Why? After watching Youtube vlogger Kat […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Working Women

Pioneer Women Who Received ‘Presidential Medal Of Freedom’

Pioneer Women Who Received ‘Presidential Medal Of Freedom’

The Presidential Medal of Freedom was established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy and is the highest civilian honor one can receive in the United States. They are given […]