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The Real Reason Women Need To Stop Body Shaming Each Other

The Real Reason Women Need To Stop Body Shaming Each Other

By Mallorie Carrington When you are younger and dreaming of someday becoming a fashion designer – you (or I in this case) dream of endless rolls of fabric, vintage dress […]

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12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

History can be pretty dry at times. It isn’t until later in life that we start to see any semblance of relevance or even get excited. As a woman and […]

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Surviving The Iran-Iraq War Helped Me Conquer My Demons & Stop Being A Victim

Surviving The Iran-Iraq War Helped Me Conquer My Demons & Stop Being A Victim

By Sahar Paz It started as a whisper, the first time I took responsibility for all the garbage that happened. It was February 2005 in Denver, Colorado. The brisk winter […]

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Breaking Up With My Fears Was The Best Thing I Ever Did

Breaking Up With My Fears Was The Best Thing I Ever Did

Wow! I did not realize how much I was holding back This thought came up the second I sprinted across the finish line nauseous and about to collapse. I just […]

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Documentary On Redheads, aka ‘Ginger Girls’ You Need To Know About

Documentary On Redheads, aka ‘Ginger Girls’ You Need To Know About

By Alexia Anastasio As a woman with red hair and freckles, I tend to look younger than I actually am. That’s good genes and I am grateful for it. Red […]

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My Dad’s Suicide Rocked My World, And It Forced Me To Do This…

My Dad’s Suicide Rocked My World, And It Forced Me To Do This…

By Allyn Lewis I frequently advocate the quote, “Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” Time and time again, I find that this is always true. […]

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“I Am Human, Flawed, But EVERY Part Of Me Is Beautiful, & I Am Worth It!”

“I Am Human, Flawed, But EVERY Part Of Me Is Beautiful, & I Am Worth It!”

By Brady Overcash Hey look! That’s me! Brady. No makeup, no filter, no editing, no hair hiding my skin, no insecurities. Something I’ve struggled with personally for a very long […]

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The Impact Of The Empowerment Project On Their Young Mentees:Huge!

The Impact Of The Empowerment Project On Their Young Mentees:Huge!

Let me start off by introducing myself, my name is Rhonda Stovall, and I am 21 years old. Next year in May I will be graduating with a Bachelor’s degree […]

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The Empowerment Project Journey Ends On A High In NYC

The Empowerment Project Journey Ends On A High In NYC

Oh hey, it’s Dana! It’s certainly a bittersweet moment here…our last blog post for our last city on this glorious trip… HELLO, beautiful Big Apple! That’s right, we’ve officially made […]

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The Empowerment Project: A Female Revolution Means “Anything Can Happen!”

The Empowerment Project: A Female Revolution Means “Anything Can Happen!”

The Empowerment Project mentees Sophie and Julia share their experience of what it was like working with an all-female documentary crew who are working to revolutionize entertainment for women! ———————————————————— […]

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The Empowerment Project Shuts Down Washington DC!

The Empowerment Project Shuts Down Washington DC!

Hello everyone, welcome again to the thoughts and reflections of Alana’s brain. I am writing to you today about the adventures of The Empowerment Project in Washington, DC. When we […]

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My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

I grew up in a wonderful and loving home in Southern California. I had an older brother and sister 12 and 15 years my senior respectively, parents who were happy […]

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TEP Celebrates An Emmy Nomination & Female Empowerment In Charlotte!

TEP Celebrates An Emmy Nomination & Female Empowerment In Charlotte!

Hola blogosphere!  The Empowerment Gals have made it to Charlotte, NC.  Our favorite quote when rolling into this new city (Fun Fact:  no one in the group has been to […]

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I Was Bullied For Having A Deep Voice

I Was Bullied For Having A Deep Voice

Growing up throughout my childhood I will admit that I have been a victim of verbal bullying. I mean people have prank called me, written songs about me, taunted me, […]

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Stop Trying To Have It All! Focus On Having “Your” All Instead

Stop Trying To Have It All! Focus On Having “Your” All Instead

By Dr. Jane Goldner Eight Things Young Women Need to Know to Get YOUR All I coach women leaders from 25 to 50+ years of age. A common theme is…How […]