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Entertainment

Breaking Barriers – The 2017 Emmy Awards Saw Big Wins For Women And Minorities

Breaking Barriers – The 2017 Emmy Awards Saw Big Wins For Women And Minorities

It was the night that proved Television and streaming services are much better platforms for increasing diversity in entertainment. The 2017 Emmy Awards notched up some major wins for women […]

Contributors

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

By Cindy Khandoker By all accounts, Paul Ryan is the GOP’s angel, grappling the line between “the elite establishment” and the alt-right, populist nationalist fervor that has shaken up Washington […]

Entertainment

For Feminism To Truly Be Intersectional, It Must Do Better To Include Differently-Abled People

For Feminism To Truly Be Intersectional, It Must Do Better To Include Differently-Abled People

Intersectionality is the most important part of modern feminism. With all the misconceptions about the movement as a whole and opinions that state feminism is no longer relevant since, oh […]

Celebrities

Kerry Washington Talks Voting Rights, Race & The Power Of Unity At The GLAAD Awards

Kerry Washington Talks Voting Rights, Race & The Power Of Unity At The GLAAD Awards

At the 2015 GLAAD Media Awards, actress Kerry Washington, popular for playing political fixer Olivia Pope in ABC’s ‘Scandal’ gave a speech that reverberated around the industry and online. She […]

Entertainment

Will Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Be A Game Changer For Women?

Will Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Be A Game Changer For Women?

While noted women’s advocate Geena Davis‘ new Bentonville Film Festival certainly isn’t the first event dedicated to female-centric films, we certainly hope it will change the ratio drastically, because of […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

Why Is ‘Scandal’ Making History? It’s All Thanks To Kerry Washington!

Why Is ‘Scandal’ Making History? It’s All Thanks To Kerry Washington!

Women who make history in any industry will hopefully one day become the norm, but in the meantime we love celebrating and talking about these exciting achievements! This time it […]

Entertainment, Working Women

A Female President Has Been Elected!

A Female President Has Been Elected!

In the world of showbiz, that is! Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences by the organization’s board of governors. The […]