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Are Celebrities Really The Best Role Models To Hold Up As Our Inspirations & Influence?

Are Celebrities Really The Best Role Models To Hold Up As Our Inspirations & Influence?

It’s a question that may never have a definitive answer, especially in a culture that is increasingly obsessed with the influence of celebrities and public figures. With social media giving […]

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Elisabeth Moss On Why ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Is Indeed A Feminist Story, & A Warning To “Stay Woke”

Elisabeth Moss On Why ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Is Indeed A Feminist Story, & A Warning To “Stay Woke”

By now you have either binge-watched the entire first series of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ on HULU or are at the very least familiar with the story. It centers around Gilead: […]

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Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Takes On Feminism, Politics & Truth In Her New Late Night Show

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Takes On Feminism, Politics & Truth In Her New Late Night Show

You guys, seriously, if you have not yet tuned into Iliza Shlesinger’s new late night TV show ‘Truth & Iliza’ on Freeform, where the hell have you been?! There is […]

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Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

Actress Jane Lynch On Defying Hollywood’s Default Gender Roles & The On-Screen LGBTQ Revolution

You may be familiar with her character Sue Sylvester from the hit TV show ‘Glee’ which ran from 2009 -2015. She was the snippy, heartless, I-mean-business sports coach who most […]

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Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King & More Share Powerful Messages In Marie Claire’s “Fresh Faces” Issue

We’re living in a political and cultural climate where it’s hard to escape the increasing amount of activism that is happening around the country in response to the election of […]

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Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Two Oscar-winning actresses walk into a bar (well more like a fashion magazine studio) and discuss film, feminism and politics. There’s no punchline here (or a joke, really), only the […]

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‘Empire’ Actress Gabby Sidibe On Body Image, Eating Disorders & Changing The Narrative Of Rape Culture

‘Empire’ Actress Gabby Sidibe On Body Image, Eating Disorders & Changing The Narrative Of Rape Culture

You know her as the sassy, sharp and funny assistant Becky on Fox’s hit show ‘Empire‘, and of course from her Academy Award nominated role in the 2009 film ‘Precious’. […]

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Solange Knowles is Fiercely Unapologetic About Black Feminism & Having “A Seat At The Table”

Solange Knowles is Fiercely Unapologetic About Black Feminism & Having “A Seat At The Table”

Sheryl Sandberg may have written a book and started a movement called “Lean In”, but it’s artist Solange Knowles’ “A Seat At The Table” we want to dig into a […]

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Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

For some, he will forever be known as Kelso from ‘That 70’s Show’, as well as his many other Hollywood activities such as marrying actress Demi Moore, before finally settling […]

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Serena Williams On Dreaming Big, & Refusing To Be Called The World’s Greatest “Female” Athlete

Serena Williams On Dreaming Big, & Refusing To Be Called The World’s Greatest “Female” Athlete

We have said it before, and we’ll say it again. Every. Damn. Time. Tennis champion Serena Williams is the greatest athlete in the world. Not the greatest female, just athlete. […]

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Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

At the 2016 Billboard Women in Music awards, artist Alessia Cara was presented the “Rule Breaker” award, and in her speech claimed “some rules are meant to be broken”. “It’s […]

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Artist Shirley Manson On The Erosion Of Women’s Rights & The Irrelevance Of Aspiring To Be Pretty

Artist Shirley Manson On The Erosion Of Women’s Rights & The Irrelevance Of Aspiring To Be Pretty

She’s the singer and musician who became an indisputable feminist voice throughout the 90’s and early 2000’s with hits like ‘Paranoid’, ‘Androgyny’, ‘Sex Is Not The Enemy’ and many more. […]

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Marie Claire Celebrates Celebrates Millennial Change-Makers At Inaugural ‘Young Women’s Honors’ Awards

Marie Claire Celebrates Celebrates Millennial Change-Makers At Inaugural ‘Young Women’s Honors’ Awards

According to Marie Claire magazine, “the future is female” and they just showed how literal that statement really is with the launch of their inaugural Young Women’s Honors, created in […]

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“Rogue One” Star Felicity Jones On Playing A Non-Sexualized Female Lead Without A Male Love Interest

“Rogue One” Star Felicity Jones On Playing A Non-Sexualized Female Lead Without A Male Love Interest

As we gear up for another end-of-year holiday season filled with ‘Star Wars’ mania, we can’t help but get a sense of de ja vu, in a good way! This […]

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Madonna’s Billboard ‘Woman Of The Year’ Speech Is An Unapologetic Rally Cry For “Nasty Women” Everywhere

Madonna’s Billboard ‘Woman Of The Year’ Speech Is An Unapologetic Rally Cry For “Nasty Women” Everywhere

It was the acceptance speech that brought down the house. Noted badass, musician, artist and feminist Madonna was honored with the title of ‘Woman of the Year’ at the 2016 […]