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Causes

7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss While June celebrates Pride Month, many companies offer benefits that support the LGBTQ+ community all year round (as they should!).  The positive impact these benefits make […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 LGBTQ Films To End Pride Month On A High

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 LGBTQ Films To End Pride Month On A High

Welcome to another Feminist Friday – Pride edition! This week, as we celebrate the last week of pride month 2019, we’re sharing a handful of film trailers to remind us […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating Pride Month With Powerful & Personal Videos About LGBTQ History

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating Pride Month With Powerful & Personal Videos About LGBTQ History

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That time of the week where we share 3 of our fave videos of the moment, tied into a feminist theme. This week it’s […]

Interviews

'Before Stonewall' poster

Newly-Restored, Award-Winning Film ‘Before Stonewall’ Takes Us Through An Important LGBTQ History Timeline

Every June we celebrate Pride month, and in 2019 it’s extra special because it also coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, where it all began. While there […]

Today's Wonder Women

Dannielle Owens-Reid | Image by Charlotte Patmore

Talent Manager & “Accidental Activist” Dan Owens-Reid On Making Creative Industries More Inclusive For Minorities

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are doingevery day. Over […]

Today's Wonder Women

Sara-Cunningham | Image courtesy of Free Mom Hugs Facebook Page

Meet The Woman Of Faith Who Defied Religious Norms To Embrace The LGBTQ Community & Start A National Movement

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Today's Wonder Women

Real Life SVU Detective Turned Mom & Basketball Coach Teaches Us What It Means To Survive Loss & Domestic Abuse.

Real Life SVU Detective Turned Mom & Basketball Coach Teaches Us What It Means To Survive Loss & Domestic Abuse.

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Celebrities

8 Hollywood Personalities Disrupting The Industry’s Gender & Body Image Status Quo

8 Hollywood Personalities Disrupting The Industry’s Gender & Body Image Status Quo

In the wake of entertainment-centered movements such as #OscarsSoWhite and Time’s Up, conversations about the lack of nuanced representation of women, people of color, people with disabilities, and the LGBTQ […]

Interviews

‘With A Kiss I Die’ Film Re-Imagines ‘Romeo & Juliet’ With A Lesbian, Interracial Vampire Love Story

‘With A Kiss I Die’ Film Re-Imagines ‘Romeo & Juliet’ With A Lesbian, Interracial Vampire Love Story

We’re all familiar with the fated story of Romeo and Juliet, the most famous love story ever told, from renowned author and playwright William Shakespeare. There have been numerous iterations […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column, our fave way to end the week by highlighting a collection of videos and trailers that we can’t get enough of. As always, we […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: All The DOPE Women In Maroon 5’s ‘Girls Like You’ Music Video

FEMINIST FRIDAY: All The DOPE Women In Maroon 5’s ‘Girls Like You’ Music Video

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we get to grab the popcorn and watch a handful of our favorite videos. This week it’s all about […]

Interviews, Working Women

Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Shaping cultural narratives has always been a important to us, and we are all about sharing the stories and lives of especially women who are doing this in their every […]

Interviews

World’s Longest Running Festival For Queer Women Celebrates Female Empowerment Like No Other

World’s Longest Running Festival For Queer Women Celebrates Female Empowerment Like No Other

If you haven’t heard of The Dinah Shore, it’s time to get familiar because you are 28 years behind! 2018 marks the 28th anniversary of what is considered the world’s […]

Contributors

How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

By Chelsy Ranard Against Me!, a punk band from Gainesville, Florida, was formed in 1997 by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace. However, prior to 2012, the Against Me! frontwoman […]

Entertainment

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

With the stream of stories coming out from Hollywood about sexual assault, rape, harassment, intimidation and abuse, it’s clear that these issues have also been yet another barrier in women’s […]