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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 […]

Causes, Working Women

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 […]

Causes, Politics

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 […]

Causes, Politics

Saudi Women Petitioning For The End Of Female Oppression On Int’l Women’s Day

Saudi Women Petitioning For The End Of Female Oppression On Int’l Women’s Day

It seems fitting that on International Women’s Day 2014, women around the world are using this as an excuse to speak up for injustice and for change. Saudi Arabia is […]

Causes, Politics

Female Graffiti Artists Spreading Revolutionary Messages Of Equality In Egypt

Female Graffiti Artists Spreading Revolutionary Messages Of Equality In Egypt

When traditional methods and all else fails, get creative. This is the message a group of young artists in Egypt are sending with their peaceful protest in their country. The […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

How ‘The Model Alliance’ Is Revolutionizing Fashion By Protecting Underage Models

How ‘The Model Alliance’ Is Revolutionizing Fashion By Protecting Underage Models

When you think of underage models, you think of girls being exploited by older sleazy men in the fashion industry, pre-pubescent girls parading down the runways of the world modeling […]

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Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

When Angelina Jolie wrote an article in the New York Times in 2013 detailing her elective double mastectomy surgery because she was at risk of having breast cancer due to […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Alopecia Didn’t Stop This Actress From Embracing Her Newfound Bald Beauty

Alopecia Didn’t Stop This Actress From Embracing Her Newfound Bald Beauty

We live in an age that is obsessed with physical beauty, although there are lots of people and organizations (like us!) working to change the public perception of that very […]

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Teen Girls Made A Film About Eating Disorders & Won 2 Film Festival Awards

Teen Girls Made A Film About Eating Disorders & Won 2 Film Festival Awards

Olivia Maloney and Cameron Dreyer and two 7th grade girls from Colorado who have just done something that is restoring our faith in the next generation of young women. They […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

British designer Vivienne Westwood is renowned for her eccentricity and punk attitude toward all fashion “rules”. There’s nothing like a fashion rebel to disrupt the silent masses and send an […]

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Chinese Female Students Name & Shame Companies Who Practice Gender Discrimination

Chinese Female Students Name & Shame Companies Who Practice Gender Discrimination

So here we are, in the year 2014 and yep, we’re still battling discrimination and equality as women. It’s easy to laugh it off and not let it bother us, […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Model Who Battled Depression Launches Her Own Beauty Calendar To Create Awareness

Model Who Battled Depression Launches Her Own Beauty Calendar To Create Awareness

Milly Evans is not your average 25 year old girl. She is a model, which is not so groundbreaking in and of itself, but it’s her journey to get there […]

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The Viral Video Showing Men Why It’s Creep & Gross To Objectify Women In Public

The Viral Video Showing Men Why It’s Creep & Gross To Objectify Women In Public

On December 29, 2012, the world was stunned to hear about the rape of a 23 year old Indian female student who was brutally gang-raped on a bus in New […]