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Celebrities

Artist Shirley Manson On The Erosion Of Women’s Rights & The Irrelevance Of Aspiring To Be Pretty

Artist Shirley Manson On The Erosion Of Women’s Rights & The Irrelevance Of Aspiring To Be Pretty

She’s the singer and musician who became an indisputable feminist voice throughout the 90’s and early 2000’s with hits like ‘Paranoid’, ‘Androgyny’, ‘Sex Is Not The Enemy’ and many more. […]

Contributors

I Achieved My Dream Of Becoming Pretty & Popular…And It Didn’t Fix Anything

I Achieved My Dream Of Becoming Pretty & Popular…And It Didn’t Fix Anything

By Casey McQuillen My name is Casey McQuillen, and I have a secret; I have always been insecure. In middle school, when I shakily stood up to the bullies who […]

Body Image

Photo Series Proving “Prettiness Is Not A Rent You Pay For Occupying A Space Marked Female”

Photo Series Proving “Prettiness Is Not A Rent You Pay For Occupying A Space Marked Female”

Negative body image messages, be gone! Body positivity, keep it coming! Because the narrow standards of beauty which have been plaguing women for decades, many campaigns to combat them and […]

Causes, Working Women

Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

It’s no secret that women only make up half the workforce in the United States, yet they hold only 25% of jobs in the STEM fields: science, technology, engineering and […]

Politics

This Woman Is “Too Sexy” For Politics, Said A Bunch Of Iranian Men Scared Of Progress…

This Woman Is “Too Sexy” For Politics, Said A Bunch Of Iranian Men Scared Of Progress…

This story made us actually laugh out loud because it is so ridiculous that women in the world are still facing such idiocy, but don’t worry there are some redeeming […]

Celebrities

Mother’s Letter To Daughter: “This Is My Body-And It Is Beautiful”

Mother’s Letter To Daughter: “This Is My Body-And It Is Beautiful”

We are big advocates of mentoring the next generation of women to grow up knowing healthy body images and self-confidence. If you are a woman of influence in any capacity, […]

Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission, Sports

To Become ‘Miss England’ You Have To Bend It Like Beckham

To Become ‘Miss England’ You Have To Bend It Like Beckham

These days you don’t have to fit into any traditional sort of mold to become a beauty pageant winner. Take British girl Codie Applebee, for example. The 17 year old […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Amy Schumer’s Body Confidence Strategy – Don’t Base Your Self Worth On Your Appearance

Amy Schumer’s Body Confidence Strategy – Don’t Base Your Self Worth On Your Appearance

Glamour Magazine recently held their second-ever ‘These Girls’ event in New York and a host of female comedians, TV hosts, personalities, writers and actresses turned up to share some funny […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

Taylor Swift: 8x Billboard Winner, & The Role Model Music’s Been Waiting For

Taylor Swift: 8x Billboard Winner, & The Role Model Music’s Been Waiting For

Over the weekend, country music pop sensation Taylor Swift was the night’s biggest winner, scooping up 8 out of her whopping 11 nominations for her album ‘Red’. It seems the […]