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Creativity

Indian Visual Artist Re-Imagines Historical Goddess Figures As Modern Feminist Women

Indian Visual Artist Re-Imagines Historical Goddess Figures As Modern Feminist Women

We are firm believers that you can’t have political and social change without activism, as it has often been the seed for revolution throughout history. Even today, there are numerous […]

Creativity, Interviews

This Photography Series Examines The Difficulties Of Forbidden Love In Kurdistan

This Photography Series Examines The Difficulties Of Forbidden Love In Kurdistan

Love is a difficult concept to navigate no matter who you are, but when you add the cultural surroundings of a conservative society, it can become even more problematic. There […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Once again people, this is “He For She” in action. It seems Emma Watson’s viral speech about men getting involved in issues of gender equality has started to resonate with […]

Causes

Afghan Women Riding Bikes To Break Cycles Of Oppression & Social Taboo

Afghan Women Riding Bikes To Break Cycles Of Oppression & Social Taboo

Afghanistan is a country synonymous with turmoil, oppression and war. The majority of news stories we see coming out from the middle-eastern country aren’t always positive, and while those stories […]

Contributors

A Male View On How Women Have Overcome Oppression Throughout History

A Male View On How Women Have Overcome Oppression Throughout History

By Victor Correa A woman is one of the most complex creatures on the Earth. However, today she’s still subjugated, oppressed and treated as a mere zoo animal. In recent […]

Sports

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

In a country which is so restrictive for women, the fact that a female basketball even exists in Saudi Arabia is pretty phenomenal. Women in the Saudi kingdom are not […]

Celebrities, Girl on a Mission, Politics, Working Women

Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Of Jordan Says To Girls: “Life Is About More Than Cupcakes & Tiaras”

Queen Rania Al Abdullah from Jordan, aka the most stunning royal we have ever seen is not just a beautiful woman from the Middle East. She is a powerful advocate […]