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How My Upbringing In Turkey Has Shaped My Perspective On Gender Equality & Progress

How My Upbringing In Turkey Has Shaped My Perspective On Gender Equality & Progress

By Selin Özünaldım As young women, we are told from a young age that it is hard to live in this world as a woman. I was asked to write […]

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Bestselling Author & Trauma Survivor Releases Transformative Book To Guide You On Your Journey To Forgiveness

Bestselling Author & Trauma Survivor Releases Transformative Book To Guide You On Your Journey To Forgiveness

The following is an excerpt from Shannon Moroney’s ‘Heal For Real: A Guided Journal to Forgiving Others―and Yourself’ (Page Two, January 4, 2022). Informed by over a decade of work […]

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The Gender Pay Gap In Medicine Is Not A Myth – I Know Because I’ve Experienced It

The Gender Pay Gap In Medicine Is Not A Myth – I Know Because I’ve Experienced It

By Dr. Dagny Zhu In my 13+ year-long journey to becoming an eye surgeon, I worked and lived everyday believing that gender inequality in medicine was a relic of the […]

Body Image, Contributors

I Started A Body-Positive, Inclusive Fitness Brand To Help My Clients Shed The Weight Of Shame

I Started A Body-Positive, Inclusive Fitness Brand To Help My Clients Shed The Weight Of Shame

By Eden Robinson One of my favorite celebrity interview moments is from a 2008 interview with P!nk. She was asked, “What is your favorite guilty pleasure?”, to which she responded […]

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My Experience Growing Up with Anti-Vaxxers & How I’m Dealing During Covid

My Experience Growing Up with Anti-Vaxxers & How I’m Dealing During Covid

By Katie Coughlin I feel like I can’t win. I wore a mask throughout the pandemic in 2020 then received both Moderna shots in April and May 2021. After my […]

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I Fought For Women’s Rights In The 60’s. What’s Happening Today Feels Like Déjà Vu.

I Fought For Women’s Rights In The 60’s. What’s Happening Today Feels Like Déjà Vu.

By Evelyn LaTorre Girls in the small midwestern town where I grew up planned for the horse and the husband they wanted, in that order. Though uncertain about the horse, […]

Causes, Contributors

Philanthropist Diane Lebson On Dealing With Disagreements In The Non-Profit World

Philanthropist Diane Lebson On Dealing With Disagreements In The Non-Profit World

By Diane Lebson Helping others is often a good way to lift our moods, develop a sense of purpose, and contribute to the world. Hopefully, most of our experiences as […]

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Bias Against Women In The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Field

Bias Against Women In The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Field

By Dr. Jaclyn Tomsic If there’s one thing that female surgeons know, regardless of their specialty, it is this: sexism in the surgical field is common, consequential and can affect […]

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How Gen Z Is Challenging Perfection On Social Media…And Falling For It

How Gen Z Is Challenging Perfection On Social Media…And Falling For It

By Cameron Katz When I open Instagram and mindlessly scroll through the app’s reels (essentially Instagram’s form of TikTok), I will likely come across two different kinds of content. The […]

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Writer Reflects On Her Mother’s Mexican Immigrant Experience & The Call To California.

Writer Reflects On Her Mother’s Mexican Immigrant Experience & The Call To California.

By Linda Feyder I am a second-generation Mexican-American on my maternal side. Like so many of us today, my genealogy reads like a complicated recipe.  A little of this, a little […]

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Why Imposter Syndrome Is So Common and What We Can Do About It

Why Imposter Syndrome Is So Common and What We Can Do About It

By Jennifer O’Callaghan Have you ever watched a candid interview with an A-list celebrity where they admit to self-doubt? Jodie Foster once said that when she won her first Oscar, […]

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Regaining The Magic My Eating Disorder Stole From Me

Regaining The Magic My Eating Disorder Stole From Me

By Melanie Gibson Something happens to teenage girls that replaces their magic with a curse. Their personal interests fade away while they chase approval from others. Whatever love they have […]

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Author Lands Six-Figure Book Deal After 13 Years Of Failed Attempts & Time Spent Paying It Forward

Author Lands Six-Figure Book Deal After 13 Years Of Failed Attempts & Time Spent Paying It Forward

By Jessica Vitalis Writing a book is hard. Getting an agent is harder. And landing a book deal — that’s about as easy as landing on the moon. Or so […]

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How To Wield The Power Of Patience In The Face Of Career Doubt

How To Wield The Power Of Patience In The Face Of Career Doubt

By Jennifer O’Callaghan This past year, I’ve had endless advice flood my social media feed about how to pivot your career and come out on top. In the days of […]

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Your Sex Life Shouldn’t Have To End When You Turn 70

Your Sex Life Shouldn’t Have To End When You Turn 70

By Elizabeth Green I’m watching the Grammys and I’m loving the country music gals singing so beautifully and remembering it wasn’t always cool to love country music. But then, in […]