Post Tagged with: "women of color"

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

By Taylor Jones Yetunde Sapp’s introduction to art started with an unsuspecting beginning. Before she began preschool her father would give her small instructionals while her mother was at work. […]

July 19, 2018 ×
4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

By Kaitlyn Borysiewicz for Fairygodboss I remember walking into my first job straight out of college, wondering if my hair was combed down enough or if the comments I interjected […]

May 15, 2018 ×
Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

If you just watched the video above and it got you thinking, “what IS my hustle?”, then you will want to get to know entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland. She is the […]

April 4, 2018 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of our week which is not just about TGIF, but about sharing some of our fave videos that portray what we […]

March 23, 2018 ×
This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

January 22, 2018 ×
LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

With the stream of stories coming out from Hollywood about sexual assault, rape, harassment, intimidation and abuse, it’s clear that these issues have also been yet another barrier in women’s […]

November 30, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Feature Documentary & A Web Series Celebrating Queer Women Of Color

FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Feature Documentary & A Web Series Celebrating Queer Women Of Color

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we get to share a handful of our favorite videos we are currently digging, especially because they […]

October 27, 2017 ×
American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

There has never been a more important time to amplify the voices of female filmmakers, directors and storytellers, than now. Sure, we’ve been actively promoting women’s voices in film for […]

October 25, 2017 ×
5 Incredible Female Authors Who Should Be On Your “Required Reading” List

5 Incredible Female Authors Who Should Be On Your “Required Reading” List

By Kevin Nelson From the time they are born, until the time they leave this world, many women live with gendered expectations of their lives that are still being dismantled […]

October 24, 2017 ×
Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Not only is Priyanka Chopra a household name in two major entertainment markets (Hollywood and Bollywood), she is also someone who has broken a number of barriers throughout her career. […]

October 18, 2017 ×
Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

“Power isn’t limited to Pennsylvania Avenue. Women make an impact every day—through their work, communities and the purchases they make.” That is the statement in the description of the short […]

September 11, 2017 ×
Chuski Pop Is A Podcast Series Created By Two Desi Girls & Is Unapologetically Feminist AF

Chuski Pop Is A Podcast Series Created By Two Desi Girls & Is Unapologetically Feminist AF

We’re always on the hunt for great podcasts, books, documentaries, short films, web series, feature films, media publications, and basically anything medium that amplifies the voices of people who have […]

August 16, 2017 ×
H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

Everyone is familiar with the Fortune 500, an annual list of the five hundred most profitable US industrial corporations. What is perhaps lesser known is that women only make up 4% […]

June 28, 2017 ×
Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Although women make up 51% of the US population, when it comes to being represented at our highest level of government, they only make up a mere 19% in Congress. […]

June 1, 2017 ×
Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

If you’d like to see a great example of what speaking truth to power looks like, get familiar with Deja Foxx, the Arizona-based teen activist who gained national attention after […]

April 27, 2017 ×