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Contributors

The Hollywood Effect: How Movies Damagingly Influence A Girl’s Idea of Sex

The Hollywood Effect: How Movies Damagingly Influence A Girl’s Idea of Sex

By Abigail Mason The Study While at UCLA I wanted to investigate something that had an underwhelming amount of data whirling around it. (Because after all, data does whirl) It […]

Body Image

The Startling Influence Men Still Have Over Women’s Body Image

The Startling Influence Men Still Have Over Women’s Body Image

What’s the secret to having great body image? That is the million dollar, often unanswerable, question. Is it a one-size-fits-all solution? Who is to blame? Have we progressed in terms […]

Girl on a Mission

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

In case you aren’t a gamer or don’t really care about anything to do with the gaming world, there is some news you probably should know about. Youtuber Anita Sarkeesian […]

Politics

Ethnically Diverse Countries Fare Better With Female Leaders, Statistically Speaking

Ethnically Diverse Countries Fare Better With Female Leaders, Statistically Speaking

Want another great reason for more women to take up positions of leadership? A new study shows that countries which are ethnically diverse suffer from slow economic growth except where […]

Family Life, Interviews

Out With Barbie And Bratz, Meet Lottie; The Realistic Doll

Out With Barbie And Bratz, Meet Lottie; The Realistic Doll

We recently came across a review in the Guardian paper about a new line of kids toys called the Lottie doll. The reason it caught our eye was not just […]