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Creativity

Artist Creates An Awesome Illustration Series Celebrating #100DaysOfBadassBabes From Around The World

Artist Creates An Awesome Illustration Series Celebrating #100DaysOfBadassBabes From Around The World

Julie Van Grol is seriously the teacher we wish we had in college! This badass babe is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and teaches at the Minneapolis College of Art & […]

Politics, Working Women

The Malala Effect: Meet The Girl From Afghanistan Fighting For Children’s Education

The Malala Effect: Meet The Girl From Afghanistan Fighting For Children’s Education

We’ve always been big believers in the “Malala effect”, that she would inspire girls around the world to take up the mantle of education activist and fight for the right […]

Girl on a Mission

She Hates Child Marriage & Advocates Girls Education-Meet The Malala Of Syria

She Hates Child Marriage & Advocates Girls Education-Meet The Malala Of Syria

We’re all familiar with the story of Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, the world’s youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner, activist and author who was shot in the head by the […]

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 […]

Politics

Nigerian Military Giving Women & Girls Captured By Boko Haram A New Chance At Life

Nigerian Military Giving Women & Girls Captured By Boko Haram A New Chance At Life

It was the news that shocked us all (in a good way!) this week. The Nigerian Military have rescued a large number of women and girls from the clutches of […]

Interviews

The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

In April 2014 the news of nearly 300 schoolgirls being kidnapped from Chibok elementary school in Nigeria shocked the world. The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram were found to be […]

Causes

Malala’s Historic Nobel Peace Prize Win Is Significant For A Few Reasons

Malala’s Historic Nobel Peace Prize Win Is Significant For A Few Reasons

Pakistani teen girl Malala Yousafzai is a rare breed of human being. At the age of 14 she was shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating education for […]

Family Life, Working Women

Feminist Photography Project Teaching Girls About Real Role Models

Feminist Photography Project Teaching Girls About Real Role Models

Have you ever wondered why little girls grow up wanting to be a princess, then a popstar, then a reality star as they hit adulthood? Because these are the imagery […]

Editors Blog

Why Is An Educated Nigerian Girl Such A Threat To Extremists & Terrorists?

Why Is An Educated Nigerian Girl Such A Threat To Extremists & Terrorists?

This is a question which has been swirling in my head almost a month after the nearly 300 Nigerian girls were kidnapped by Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram. Everyday citizens […]

Entertainment

UK Mag Promises More Feminist Fodder For Tween Audience After Dismal Survey

UK Mag Promises More Feminist Fodder For Tween Audience After Dismal Survey

Well here’s some news to delight the young feminist inside us all! A magazine in the UK called Girl Talk (no relation to us, though we are defs fangirling over […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

While You Were Sleeping Malala Was Creating A Literacy App For Girls

While You Were Sleeping Malala Was Creating A Literacy App For Girls

Listen, that title wasn’t an attempt to shame you into doing something meaningful with your life…or was it? No but seriously you guys, we just wanted to point out that […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Education Activist Malala Raising Awareness For The Forgotten Syrian Children

Education Activist Malala Raising Awareness For The Forgotten Syrian Children

The girl now known as the world’s youngest and most prominent advocate for girls’ education, Malala Yousafzai, has proved once again that this is an important issue to her, and […]