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Period Poverty Around the World – A Look At Growing Awareness Of This Issue

From Academy Award-winning documentaries to activists making global headlines, prisons and schools changing their policies for menstruating people and more, there has been a lot of talk about period poverty […]

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UK Schools Tackle Period Poverty By Offering Free Menstrual Products To Students

UK Schools Tackle Period Poverty By Offering Free Menstrual Products To Students

While most people are focused on the news surrounding Brexit, here’s some news worth celebrating out of the UK – as part of a new scheme spearheaded by the Department […]

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This Map Of The U.S Breaks Down The Gender Pay Gap In Each State

This Map Of The U.S Breaks Down The Gender Pay Gap In Each State

Although the gender pay gap has lessened since the 1980’s, it has steadily persisted through the start of the 21st century. This income divide also affects nearly every field of […]

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Art Exhibition & Auction Raising Money To Advance Gender Equality & The Female Gaze In The Arts

Art Exhibition & Auction Raising Money To Advance Gender Equality & The Female Gaze In The Arts

You have heard it many times, from numerous sources (including us!) – women today are dramatically underrepresented in the art world – including in museums, galleries, auction houses and public art. […]

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Economic Empowerment: The Importance Of Financially Independent Women

Economic Empowerment: The Importance Of Financially Independent Women

We’ve heard the statistics before: a woman makes 81 cents for every dollar a man makes. The wage gap and gender inequality in the workplace are still prevalent and while […]

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Secret Keepers founder Emily Joy Rosen

Entrepreneur Who Battled An Eating Disorder Launches Jewelry Line With A Mission To Empower & Transform Lives

Secret Keepers is a new, woman-owned and run jewelry company recently launched by Emily Joy Rosen on Kickstarter. Within 24 hours, they reached their funding goal and are setting up […]

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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Of Women Around The World Protesting Gender Violence For UN Women Campaign

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Of Women Around The World Protesting Gender Violence For UN Women Campaign

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that time of the week where we share 3 videos centered around a feminist theme. This week it’s all about global women who […]

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The Role Of Education In Human Development

The Role Of Education In Human Development

Education is much more than what most people understand it to be; it goes beyond getting various certifications or reading a book. Education can be broadly defined as a process […]

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Why I Decided To Share My Domestic Violence Experience And Help Raise Awareness About This Epidemic

Why I Decided To Share My Domestic Violence Experience And Help Raise Awareness About This Epidemic

By Kaitlyn Carpenter I am a single mom who had to relocate from another state due to an abusive relationship. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to obtain housing in […]

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New Documentary Goes Beyond The #MeToo Headlines Sharing A Series Of Powerful, Personal Stories

New Documentary Goes Beyond The #MeToo Headlines Sharing A Series Of Powerful, Personal Stories

We’ve all seen the headlines, heard the allegations, and been part of the collective anger and pain that the #MeToo movement has unearthed over the past few years. While the […]

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United Nations Steps Up Its Fight For The Environment By Engaging Majority Youth Around This Issue

United Nations Steps Up Its Fight For The Environment By Engaging Majority Youth Around This Issue

Climate change and issues concerning the global environment are easily the most urgent of our time, and there has been no demographic more prominent in this fight than youth. While […]

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Addressing Sexual Misconduct At Universities

Addressing Sexual Misconduct At Universities

Few things are more emotionally difficult than coming forward and actually talking about sexual abuse—hence the birth of the #MeToo movement. Many victims of sexual harassment at universities and workplaces […]

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7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss While June celebrates Pride Month, many companies offer benefits that support the LGBTQ+ community all year round (as they should!).  The positive impact these benefits make […]

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Creative Studio Launches Campaign For Equal Education Opportunities For Immigrant & Refugee Women

Creative Studio Launches Campaign For Equal Education Opportunities For Immigrant & Refugee Women

We love celebrating International Women’s Day each year. We also love celebrating Women’s History Month during March. But honestly, our celebration of the awesome things women do for each other […]

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Women Raising Their Voices, In More Ways Than One, Will Change The World.

Women Raising Their Voices, In More Ways Than One, Will Change The World.

With Women’s History month upon us, and in the wake of the #metoo and #TimesUp movements, women everywhere are feeling more supported and heard than ever before, and are continuing […]