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Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

It’s no secret that women only make up half the workforce in the United States, yet they hold only 25% of jobs in the STEM fields: science, technology, engineering and […]

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11 Y/O Lily Born Invents Revolutionary Product To Help The Elderly

11 Y/O Lily Born Invents Revolutionary Product To Help The Elderly

Remember what you were doing at age 11? There’s a good chance you weren’t inventing some revolutionary product that could potentially alter the everyday lives of elderly and diseased people. […]

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New Photography Project Shows Beer Industry Is A Woman’s Place Too

New Photography Project Shows Beer Industry Is A Woman’s Place Too

What comes to mind when you think of beer? Men sitting at a pub with a big old glass of their favorite pint of ale? Or just male hipsters in […]

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Janelle Monae Becomes Anti-Bullying Hero In New Music Video

Janelle Monae Becomes Anti-Bullying Hero In New Music Video

In honor of the World Cup being held in Brazil this summer, Pepsi are releasing a compilation album called ‘Beats of the Beautiful Game’ featuring a list of stellar musicians […]

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Honor Killings Aren’t Just An Eastern Tradition, But Also A Western Problem

Honor Killings Aren’t Just An Eastern Tradition, But Also A Western Problem

When you hear the phrase ‘honor killings’ it sounds like something that is out of a fictional action-adventure ninja-type movie. Unfortunately, it is an every day reality in many parts […]

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The Fashion Revolution Raising Awareness For Bangladesh Factory Workers

The Fashion Revolution Raising Awareness For Bangladesh Factory Workers

On April 24th, 2013, a garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh collapsed in the Rana Plaza complex, killing 1133 people and injuring 25oo more. Bangladesh is the world’s second largest clothing […]

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Something’s Very Wrong When Young Women Consider Sexual Violence ‘Normal’

Something’s Very Wrong When Young Women Consider Sexual Violence ‘Normal’

A new study published by Sage Journals exposes some rather shocking statistics that young women today basically consider rape and sexual violence ‘normal’. The study examined why there was such […]

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A Song Of Sexual Freedom Becomes A Strong Anthem For Breast Cancer Awareness

A Song Of Sexual Freedom Becomes A Strong Anthem For Breast Cancer Awareness

We’re all familiar with the song ‘I Touch Myself‘. When it was released in December 1990 is became a controversial anthem for female sexuality in a time when women weren’t […]

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Watch How Men React When Catcalled By Women On The Street

Watch How Men React When Catcalled By Women On The Street

Hey ladies. Ever been yelled at by men while you are walking down the street? Has it made you feel uncomfortable, objectified and in some ways violated? Well you aren’t […]

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Organization Encouraging Advertisers To Use More Disabled Children In Campaigns

Organization Encouraging Advertisers To Use More Disabled Children In Campaigns

As human beings who are saturated by media in this technology and social media-drive age, we are constantly looking for better representations “on screen” and can usually find what we […]

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Female Genital Mutilation Campaigns In The UK Achieve Two Major Breakthroughs

Female Genital Mutilation Campaigns In The UK Achieve Two Major Breakthroughs

Recognize this group of girls, or at least the one in the middle behind the stack of boxes? That’s 17 year old UK student Fahma Mohamed who is the face […]

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Meet The 18 Y/O Female Student Behind The No Makeup Selfie Phenomenon

Meet The 18 Y/O Female Student Behind The No Makeup Selfie Phenomenon

It is the latest viral craze to sweep social media. The ‘No Makeup Selflie’ phenomenon has seen almost every woman around the world post photos of themselves sans makeup, in […]

Causes, Interviews

Artist Celeste Buckingham Is Not Sorry She Sings For Women, Instead Of Fame & Fortune

Artist Celeste Buckingham Is Not Sorry She Sings For Women, Instead Of Fame & Fortune

Remember the name Celeste Buckingham, because she is an international force to be reckoned with! The 18-year old singer-songwriter was born in Switzerland, relocated to and lived in Alaska until […]

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Sheryl Sandberg & Beyonce Want You To Stop Calling Girls “Bossy”

Sheryl Sandberg & Beyonce Want You To Stop Calling Girls “Bossy”

Sheryl Sandberg wants us all to stop calling strong, confident girls “bossy”, and she’s not alone. She is part of a major campaign called ‘Ban Bossy‘ with former Secretary of […]

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Indian Acid Attack Victim Wins ‘International Women Of Courage Award’

Indian Acid Attack Victim Wins ‘International Women Of Courage Award’

What’s the worst that could happen if you reject a man’s sexual advances? He calls you an obscene name, gives you an obscene gesture, or maybe slanders you in a […]