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Entertainment

New ’50 Women Can’ Initiative Aims To Change The World Through Entertainment & Media

New ’50 Women Can’ Initiative Aims To Change The World Through Entertainment & Media

Entertainment and media are undoubtedly the most powerful communication tools in the world today. Together they have helped shape perspectives, influence outcomes, and present narratives in such a way as […]

Girl on a Mission

Muslim And Jewish Women Formed A Soliarity Movement To Stand Against Religious Bigotry

Muslim And Jewish Women Formed A Soliarity Movement To Stand Against Religious Bigotry

If we only listened to the narratives from politics and news media, it’s normal to assume we would think people of different faith backgrounds cannot intermingle or even work together […]

Contributors

I Started A Gratitude Movement To Change How The World And The Media Values Women

I Started A Gratitude Movement To Change How The World And The Media Values Women

By Dr. Kelly Page, PhD “What you do today as a woman is because of the generation of women who came before you. It also impacts the generation of women […]

Girl on a Mission

Poland’s Abortion Law & South America’s Femicide Protests Show The Demand For Gender Equality

Poland’s Abortion Law & South America’s Femicide Protests Show The Demand For Gender Equality

Throughout history it is well-documented that protests, strikes, and movements have the power to change lives, culture, as well as policy. Currently in the US we are seeing the impact […]

Causes

Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Game-changer alert! This is a campaign and a movement that could take the current body positive and plus size movement in the fashion industry to the next level. Easily one […]

Celebrities

Why On Earth Did It Take So Long For Jane Fonda To Become A Feminist?

Why On Earth Did It Take So Long For Jane Fonda To Become A Feminist?

We love a good feminist awakening story! Those who identify as a “feminist” often come to be part of the movement in very different ways, and they are stories worth […]

Interviews

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

Founders Of The #ShoutYourAbortion Mov’t Want To Strip Way The Stigma From Women’s Stories

In case you haven’t noticed there are two distinct groups in society (especially in the US) which control the narrative around women’s bodies, reproductive rights, and abortion. No prizes for […]

Boys We Like

This Movement Wants Men To Speak Up Against Harassment Toward Women

This Movement Wants Men To Speak Up Against Harassment Toward Women

Here are two pretty common truths: sexism is real, and most of the time it is so ingrained into us from an early age that if often feels normal to […]

Contributors

SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

Since 2012, a community of teen girls in NYC has been leading the charge to end slut shaming and transform rape culture through theater, writing, and youth-lead activism. The girls, […]

Interviews

How A Punk Singer & Riot Grrrl Ignited Millennial Feminism

How A Punk Singer & Riot Grrrl Ignited Millennial Feminism

Feminism is a vital part of being a woman in the 21st century. There are some who think we don’t need it, but that is probably because they have no […]

Entertainment

Female Filmmakers Creating A Social Change Movement Thru Documentaries

Female Filmmakers Creating A Social Change Movement Thru Documentaries

We’ve seen time and time again how mainstream media is doing a terrible job at representing women and gender roles. There are numerous studies, statistics and whiny blog posts (OK, […]

Body Image

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

28 year old Wayne State University student Amanda Levitt is on a mission: a mission to make everyone understand the negative implications of “fat shaming”. In case you are unfamiliar […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Two Plus Size Bloggers Leading The Body Positive Movement

Two Plus Size Bloggers Leading The Body Positive Movement

Change doesn’t happen overnight, but when a whole generation of women start to follow a new trend which leads in a completely different direction than the existing one, you know […]

Celebrities

This Size 10 Model Was Fired For Being “Too Big”

This Size 10 Model Was Fired For Being “Too Big”

It’s time for the fashion industry to wake up! How many viral movements and articles do we have to write to impress upon the decision makers that the consumers of […]

Causes, Politics

The Queen Signs Monumental Bill Supporting Women’s Empowerment & Gay Rights

The Queen Signs Monumental Bill Supporting Women’s Empowerment & Gay Rights

Who says the Queen of England is too old to keep up with society and our issues? This week Her Royal Highness signed a ground breaking new charter, aka bill, […]