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Philanthropist Diane Lebson On Dealing With Disagreements In The Non-Profit World

Philanthropist Diane Lebson On Dealing With Disagreements In The Non-Profit World

By Diane Lebson Helping others is often a good way to lift our moods, develop a sense of purpose, and contribute to the world. Hopefully, most of our experiences as […]

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Clothing Brand Launches Campaign To Combat Harmful “Beach Body” Pressure

Clothing Brand Launches Campaign To Combat Harmful “Beach Body” Pressure

UK-based plus-sized fashion retailer Yours Clothing, which sells affordable and fashionable clothing from a size UK 14-40, has launched their new ‘Each Body Ready’ campaign, advocating that all you need […]

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Prioritizing Women’s Health: For Us And For Our Future

Prioritizing Women’s Health: For Us And For Our Future

Investing in our health is something many of us are fortunate enough to be able to do, but this isn’t always the case. On a global and governmental scale, more […]

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Students with their handmade sanitary pads | Image courtesy of Art of a Child

This Organization Engages Boys To Help Fight Stigma Around Menstruation

May 28 is Menstrual Hygiene Day and around the world, stigma around menstruating still exists in very real and dangerous ways. One organization that has been working to end the […]

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There Is No “Honor” in Killing Women: So Why Do Honor Killings Still Happen?

There Is No “Honor” in Killing Women: So Why Do Honor Killings Still Happen?

By Katarzyna Rybarczyk In patriarchal societies, women’s freedoms are restricted and repressive gender norms dictate what behaviors are expected from them. Women have to obey the orders of first their […]

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From L to R: Liz Gamboa/Executive Director NM Community Capital, Vanessa Roanhorse/Co-founder Native Women Lead, Alicia Ortega/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Kalika Davis/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Jaime Gloshay/Co-Founder Native Women Lead

New Gender Equality Funding Initiative Aims To Empower BIPOC & WOC Entrepreneurs

Announced during Women’s History Month and on March 8, International Women’s Day, the Equality Can’t Wait Challenge which will award $40 million to help expand women’s power and influence in […]

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International Women’s Day: Interflora Creatively Highlights Gender Inequality With New Bouquet

International Women’s Day: Interflora Creatively Highlights Gender Inequality With New Bouquet

There are many occasions to give the special women in your life a beautiful big bouquet of flowers, from Mother’s Day to International Women’s Day, observed annually around the world […]

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Singer Meredith O’Connor Assembles Global Artists For Mental Illness Awareness Track “You Are Not Alone”

Singer Meredith O’Connor Assembles Global Artists For Mental Illness Awareness Track “You Are Not Alone”

Over the last year with COVID-19 forcing many of us around the world to remain at home, and in some cases alone, mental health has become a focus of conversation […]

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5 Ways To Kick Period Stigma To The Curb

5 Ways To Kick Period Stigma To The Curb

It may be 2021 but period stigma still exists in various forms across the world. But in light of Scotland taking the lead and becoming the first country in the […]

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Former Athlete & Self-Defense Expert Dispels Rape Myths In Her New Book ‘Awareness Is Armor’

Former Athlete & Self-Defense Expert Dispels Rape Myths In Her New Book ‘Awareness Is Armor’

The following is a guest post from author Alexandra Allred, whose new book is titled ‘Awareness is Armor: Learn to Defend Yourself Online and In Real Time’, out now. Alexandra […]

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As A Domestic Violence Survivor & Advocate I Am Working Even Harder To Sound The Alarm During COVID-19

As A Domestic Violence Survivor & Advocate I Am Working Even Harder To Sound The Alarm During COVID-19

By Kaitlyn Carpenter Last October during domestic violence awareness month, I wrote an article for GirlTalkHQ sharing my own experiences and the horrifying statistics of domestic violence in the United […]

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Art Against Racism Memorial.Monument.Movement Launches Nationwide Art Project Addressing Racial Justice

Art Against Racism Memorial.Monument.Movement Launches Nationwide Art Project Addressing Racial Justice

Since the murder of George Floyd, artworks protesting Black lives lost to police violence have emerged all over the world. Art Against Racism: Memorial.Monument.Movement is a nationwide virtual exhibition created in […]

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New Book Sharing Personal Stories Of Homeless People Aims To Humanize Them + Challenge Our Perceptions

New Book Sharing Personal Stories Of Homeless People Aims To Humanize Them + Challenge Our Perceptions

If you haven’t yet heard of The NYLON Project and the new book “It Can Be You”, it’s time to get familiar. The NYLON Project aims to create awareness and […]

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New Research Looks At The Impact Of COVID-19 On Female Veterans In The UK

New Research Looks At The Impact Of COVID-19 On Female Veterans In The UK

Serving in the military is a noble pursuit, but for women, there is a significant negative aspect to it. With reports by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) in the UK […]

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A Symbol Of Strength And Solidarity In Women: The Meaning Behind National Denim Day

A Symbol Of Strength And Solidarity In Women: The Meaning Behind National Denim Day

By Amelia Power for PhotoBook Magazine I got my inspiration for writing this story from reading about this day and my love for denim.  Denim is an essential item, one […]