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10 Empowering & Inspirational Films For Parents To Watch With Their Daughters.

10 Empowering & Inspirational Films For Parents To Watch With Their Daughters.

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss With Netflix, Hulu and everything in between, there’s a wealth of movies for families to watch with one another — but there are a select […]

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How My Parenting Struggles Led Me To Create An Online Support Community For Others

How My Parenting Struggles Led Me To Create An Online Support Community For Others

By Mary Aggarwal As a busy working mother of four, I completely empathize with you parents out there. I realized that during each of my pregnancies, my entire focus each […]

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Female Empowerment Crowd-Funded Action Figure Line To Be Turned Into A TV Series

Female Empowerment Crowd-Funded Action Figure Line To Be Turned Into A TV Series

You may remember reading about a crowd-funding campaign from a few years ago which looked to raise money to produce a line of action figures created by NYC-based Julie Kerwin […]

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‘Lumberjanes’ Is The Girl Power Graphic Novel Series Every Young Woman Needs In Her Collection

‘Lumberjanes’ Is The Girl Power Graphic Novel Series Every Young Woman Needs In Her Collection

We admit we’re late to the game in discovering the ‘Lumberjanes’ comic book and graphic novel series, but count us among the series’ die-hard fans henceforth! The series was created […]

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Actress Kathryn Hahn Releasing Empowering Children’s Book For Mothers & Daughters

Actress Kathryn Hahn Releasing Empowering Children’s Book For Mothers & Daughters

You know her range of interesting, hilarious and badass characters in ‘Transparent’, ‘I Love Dick’, and ‘Bad Moms’, but you’re about to see the work of actress Kathryn Hahn in […]

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The Working Mom Burnout – How Companies Can Help Change The Conversation

The Working Mom Burnout – How Companies Can Help Change The Conversation

By Amber French Since the crash of 2008 the working world has shifted. Companies are running leaner than ever resulting in people working longer and harder. Of those employees, a […]

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Ray and Vida | "Dear Daughters"| Sham Hinchey and Marzia Messina

‘Dear Daughters’ Photo Project Capturing Fathers Talk To Their Daughters About Feminism

A new photo series that has been getting a fair amount of press attention has got us excited. The ‘Dear Daughters’ project comes from photographers Marzia Messina and Sham Hinchey, […]

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This Magazine Wants Both Girls AND Boys To Be Inspired By Badass Female Role Models

This Magazine Wants Both Girls AND Boys To Be Inspired By Badass Female Role Models

We’re all about promoting media, literature and various creative projects and campaigns that seek to increase the visibility of female role models to help inspire the younger generation of women […]

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Disney Teams With Girl Up For Photo Series Encouraging Girls To Be More Than Princesses

Disney Teams With Girl Up For Photo Series Encouraging Girls To Be More Than Princesses

Ok so here’s something we didn’t see coming from Disney! We have been vocal critics of the Disney Princess culture, as have many organizations, individuals and campaigns. Toy brands like […]

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How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

Many of us are well aware of the impact media has on children in the early stages of their lives. It may seem as if popular animated TV shows and […]

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How To Navigate Dating An Online Personality In A Social Media-Saturated World

How To Navigate Dating An Online Personality In A Social Media-Saturated World

Dating an online personality ten or even five years ago probably would’ve been a laughable or even outrageous concept for most of us average people. But the internet is shaping […]

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Non-Profit Launches Campaign Teaching Girls Their Worth Isn’t Determined By Their Appearance

Non-Profit Launches Campaign Teaching Girls Their Worth Isn’t Determined By Their Appearance

Do you ever find yourself automatically resorting to the “you look so pretty!” statement when you are talking to a young girl? Do your comments naturally default to something about […]

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How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

Comprehensive sex education is always a good idea, no matter which part of the world you live in. The idea that giving youth information about bodies, relationships and fostering dialog […]

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Feminist Retirement Home In Paris Celebrates Aging With The Message “Growing Old Is Not An Illness”

Feminist Retirement Home In Paris Celebrates Aging With The Message “Growing Old Is Not An Illness”

From the messages coming out of Hollywood as well as the fashion and beauty industry, women are taught from an early age that growing old is not cool. Endless campaigns […]

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Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Reading is the foundation of education. Nevertheless, there are more than 100 million children around the world who don’t have access to books or who can’t read. Here is the […]