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Why Financial Literacy In The US Should Increase Its Focus On Single Moms

Why Financial Literacy In The US Should Increase Its Focus On Single Moms

The single-mother family makes up many households today. In fact, the U.S. has the highest rate of single-parent households in the world. A single mom carries a great deal of […]

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Modern Detroit Meets Ancient Rome In This Story Of Strong Women Clamoring For Respect & A Better Place In Society

Modern Detroit Meets Ancient Rome In This Story Of Strong Women Clamoring For Respect & A Better Place In Society

A nation struggles under its vainglorious leader, whose obsession with family values masks his ineptitude and insecurity. Fed up, citizens push back using everything from parody to outright rebellion. It […]

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Skincare Essentials: Taking Care Of Your Hands

Skincare Essentials: Taking Care Of Your Hands

There are many of us who invest a tremendous amount of time and effort in looking after our facial skin. We ensure it is properly cleansed and exfoliated, kept supple […]

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Canadian Charity Challenging The Male-Dominated Status Quo By Helping Female Entrepreneurs With Funding + Mentorship

According to recent data, the majority of Venture Capital funding and investment goes to male entrepreneurs and male-run businesses. And it’s not a slim majority either – 98%! These figures […]

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FEMINIST FRIDAY: We’re Centering The Stories Of Black Women During #BlackHistoryMonth This Year

FEMINIST FRIDAY: We’re Centering The Stories Of Black Women During #BlackHistoryMonth This Year

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! February is Black History Month and this week we are dedicating this column to sharing our fave films that highlight the importance of […]

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New Book Celebrates “Noisemakers: 25 Women Who Raised Their Voices & Changed the World”

New Book Celebrates “Noisemakers: 25 Women Who Raised Their Voices & Changed the World”

We’re ALL about encouraging women and girls to raise their voices to create change, and a new book is taking that message and empowering the next generation of change-makers to […]

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Oscar-Nominated Filmmaker Bringing A Girl Power Story All The Way From Afghanistan To Hollywood’s Night Of Nights

There has been much discussion in the media over the lack of female director nominees at this year’s Academy Awards. It shows the Academy still has a long way to […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Dealing With Workplace Discrimination As A Woman

Dealing With Workplace Discrimination As A Woman

Gender discrimination has come a long way since Mary Wollstonecraft’s ‘A Vindication of the Rights of Woman’ in 1792. Through each wave of feminism, women have fought for the right […]

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New Children’s Book Reimagines Santa Claus As A Girl To Inspire Others To Dream Big

New Children’s Book Reimagines Santa Claus As A Girl To Inspire Others To Dream Big

‘Tis the season for some kickass female empowerment, we say! And a new children’s book is delivering exactly the kind of message we love, just in time for the holidays. […]

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Give The Gift Of Feminist Flashcards To The Young Activist In Your Life This Holiday Season

Give The Gift Of Feminist Flashcards To The Young Activist In Your Life This Holiday Season

It’s the time of year when parents start to think about the gifts they want to give their young ones. If you are anything like us, we’re all about meaningful […]

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Filmmaker Heba Khaled Offers First-Person View Into The Syrian Conflict In Experimental Short Film

Filmmaker Heba Khaled Offers First-Person View Into The Syrian Conflict In Experimental Short Film

There have been numerous perspectives, opinions and news bulletins talking about the ongoing Syrian conflict. It can be overwhelming and confusing at times for those of us who are so […]

Contributors, Entertainment

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Why We Should Celebrate The Feminine Power Of Maleficent

By Paige Sheffield Let’s start with a fairly popular opinion: we need to see a larger number of strong women portrayed in the media. We’ve made a lot of progress […]

Entertainment, Feminism

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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Inspiring Speeches From Badass Women At Glamour’s WOTY Summit & E! People’s Choice Awards

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we depart from our regular programming to bring you three of our fave videos of the moment, […]

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As A Woman & A Comedian I Refuse To Apologize For Being Sex-Positive In My Shows

As A Woman & A Comedian I Refuse To Apologize For Being Sex-Positive In My Shows

By Katerina Robinson When I first decided I wanted to try stand-up comedy a lot of people were very shocked. I am definitely not the loudest person in the room, […]

Causes, Entertainment

The Role Of Education In Human Development

The Role Of Education In Human Development

Education is much more than what most people understand it to be; it goes beyond getting various certifications or reading a book. Education can be broadly defined as a process […]