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Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

This is the video that has been going viral. The anti-street harassment PSA made by a non-profit activist organization called Hollaback, which make videos aimed at ending street harassment. Or […]

Causes, Politics

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

Here in the US abortion and reproductive rights are an important issue. We’ve seen how the female population has largely reacted to the Hobby Lobby case where a for-profit corporation […]

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Salma Hayek Releases Docu About Inspirational Pakistani Woman

Salma Hayek Releases Docu About Inspirational Pakistani Woman

You’ve probably already heard about the Gucci Chime for Change initiative, started by actress Salma Hayek, Beyonce, and Gucci director Frida Giannini. It is all about raising awareness, voices and […]

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Fashion Photographer Indrani Teams With Non-Profit For Ebola Awareness Campaign

Fashion Photographer Indrani Teams With Non-Profit For Ebola Awareness Campaign

One of our all time-fave fashion photographers and directors is Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, who has not only shot some of the world’s biggest names such as Beyonce and Lady Gaga, but […]

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All-Female Band Teaching Women To Feel “Enough” With This Video

All-Female Band Teaching Women To Feel “Enough” With This Video

“Am I enough?” It’s a phrase women ask of themselves every day. We may not be bold enough to admit it out loud, but when probed a little, we all […]

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Game Of Thrones Actresses Unite To Fight Child Marriage & FGM

Game Of Thrones Actresses Unite To Fight Child Marriage & FGM

Around the world 130 million girls are live with the effects of female genital mutilation, often referred to as female circumcision, or FGM. It is a barbaric, unnecessary and very […]

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Malala’s Historic Nobel Peace Prize Win Is Significant For A Few Reasons

Malala’s Historic Nobel Peace Prize Win Is Significant For A Few Reasons

Pakistani teen girl Malala Yousafzai is a rare breed of human being. At the age of 14 she was shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating education for […]

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New Photo Series Confronts Modern Perception Of Beauty

New Photo Series Confronts Modern Perception Of Beauty

A beautiful new photo series is capturing the attention of media because of its juxtaposition of beauty with confrontational message. The University of Wyoming Union’s ‘Real Women, Real Bodies’ organization […]

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Kerry Washington & Co. Star In New White House Sexual Assault PSA

Kerry Washington & Co. Star In New White House Sexual Assault PSA

According to new research by The White House released in January 2014, 1 in 5 female college students will be a victim of rape. While men are also at risk, […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Utah Students Tackling Eating Disorders In A Unique & Slightly Violent Way

Utah Students Tackling Eating Disorders In A Unique & Slightly Violent Way

There are numerous ways to tackle eating disorders, and it is certainly not a “one size fits all”approach. While there are doctors, treatment centers and health experts who offer medical […]

Causes, Politics

G(irls) 20 Summit Bringing Women’s Issues To The Global Table

G(irls) 20 Summit Bringing Women’s Issues To The Global Table

We’ve all heard the phrases “it’s a man’s world” or “the boys club” and winced a little right? Instead of cowering in fear, a generation of girls around the world […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Indian Ad Council Fighting To Ban Skin Lightening Cream For Women

Indian Ad Council Fighting To Ban Skin Lightening Cream For Women

The battle to ignore the unrealistic messages from the advertising industry is tough, especially since they have been a well-oiled machine for decades and decades. Each country has their own […]

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Landmark Move: Britain Opens Its First FGM Clinic For Girls

Landmark Move: Britain Opens Its First FGM Clinic For Girls

Here’s some healthcare news we can actually get excited about! Britain has announced it will open its very first FGM clinic, dedicated to helping girls who have undergone female genital […]

Causes, Entertainment

Glamour Magazine Starts Their Own ‘I Do Need Feminism’ Movement

Glamour Magazine Starts Their Own ‘I Do Need Feminism’ Movement

By now you may be sick of the whole damn “is feminism relevant? Which side are you on?” argument, and just want to get on with your work. But it […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Indian Acid Attack Survivors Show Strength And Courage In New Photo Shoot

Indian Acid Attack Survivors Show Strength And Courage In New Photo Shoot

Acid attacks are one of the most de-humanizing crimes in the world. The perpetrator does not want to kill the victim (although in some cases that tragically does happen) rather, […]