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Celebrities

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss In case you didn’t think you could love Michelle Obama any more than you already do, her first autobiography is enough to make your heart […]

Girl on a Mission

Michelle Obama Says She’s Tired Of Seeing Men “Fail Up” & Girls Not Have The Same Opportunity

Michelle Obama Says She’s Tired Of Seeing Men “Fail Up” & Girls Not Have The Same Opportunity

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Michelle Obama was welcomed with applause when she walked onto the stage of Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on Saturday evening to sit down with Black-ish […]

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

Our Highlights From The Inaugural White House ‘United State Of Women’ Summit

Our Highlights From The Inaugural White House ‘United State Of Women’ Summit

ICYMI, the White House just held its very first United State of Women Summit, a day-long event attended by close to 5000 people which brought together some of the most […]

Celebrities

This Is For My Girls: Michelle Obama Joins Missy Elliott & Kelly Clarkson For A Song About Girl Power

This Is For My Girls: Michelle Obama Joins Missy Elliott & Kelly Clarkson For A Song About Girl Power

Michelle Obama has joined forces with some heavyweight celebrities to push a message of female empowerment in an entertaining way. In line with her Let Girls Learn campaign, the First […]

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 […]

Working Women

Michelle Obama Writes Op-Ed On How Educated Girls Become Empowered Women

Michelle Obama Writes Op-Ed On How Educated Girls Become Empowered Women

It should be a no-brainer by now that education is a key empowerment tool, especially in the developing world. With the United Nations’ recently announced Sustainable Development Goals which seek […]

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 […]

Causes

White House Teams Up With Peace Corps For ‘Let Girls Learn’ Education Initiative

White House Teams Up With Peace Corps For ‘Let Girls Learn’ Education Initiative

There’s an African proverb which says “educate a man and you educate an individual. Educate a girl and you educate a nation”. The notion is that when a girl is […]

Fashion & Beauty

Sophie Simmons Launches New Line Inspired By Michelle Obama & Hillary Clinton

Sophie Simmons Launches New Line Inspired By Michelle Obama & Hillary Clinton

We already love this babe because she speaks out in the name of healthy, positive body image, but there is more to Sophie Simmons than meets the eye. Sure you […]

Celebrities

Fifth Harmony & Nicki Minaj Censored Because Of Female Empowerment

Fifth Harmony & Nicki Minaj Censored Because Of Female Empowerment

Ok you guys, there are a lot of awful things happening in the world today. Namely bombings, beheadings, and war just to name a few. So when we hear a […]

Politics

Michelle Obama: Leadership Is About Empowering Both Men & Women

Michelle Obama: Leadership Is About Empowering Both Men & Women

Following on from President Obama’s passionate speech at the Young African Leaders Initiative this week about empowering women and getting rid of traditions such as female genital mutilation and child […]

Celebrities

Laverne Cox Talks About #YesAllWomen & Female Representation

Laverne Cox Talks About #YesAllWomen & Female Representation

Have you ever wondered why some people have the courage to speak their mind, and others don’t? A lot of the time the difference is having support and representation. That […]

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 […]

Causes, Politics

Indian Acid Attack Victim Wins ‘International Women Of Courage Award’

Indian Acid Attack Victim Wins ‘International Women Of Courage Award’

What’s the worst that could happen if you reject a man’s sexual advances? He calls you an obscene name, gives you an obscene gesture, or maybe slanders you in a […]