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Teen Author Draws From Her Own Experience In New Novel ‘The Terrible Bullies’

Teen Author Draws From Her Own Experience In New Novel ‘The Terrible Bullies’

As anyone in school would know, bullying is everywhere and comes in many different forms. But how do we stop it? When you are different from other kids in any […]

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New Data Shows Less Than 11% Of People Who Have Visited Space Are Women

New Data Shows Less Than 11% Of People Who Have Visited Space Are Women

It’s no secret that women are underrepresented in various sectors from politics and banking to engineering and computing, but what about when it comes to space exploration? In 1963 Valentina […]

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A Dove Commercial Inspired This Mom To Write A Book Empowering Her Daughter To Love Her “Magic Curls”

A Dove Commercial Inspired This Mom To Write A Book Empowering Her Daughter To Love Her “Magic Curls”

We’re all familiar with a number of Dove videos and campaigns that have gone viral over the past decade, and there’s a good reason why they’ve helped disrupt narrow standards […]

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How The Girl Scouts Empowered Me To Start A Business And Solve Problems In Entrepreneurial Ways

How The Girl Scouts Empowered Me To Start A Business And Solve Problems In Entrepreneurial Ways

By Naomi Porter The future is not what it used to be, thanks to the global pandemic. Work has changed, and no matter what career young girls ultimately pursue, they’re […]

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Since Her Near-Death Health Battles, Inspirational Speaker Monique Hohnberg Now Empowers Others To “Rise Regardless”

Since Her Near-Death Health Battles, Inspirational Speaker Monique Hohnberg Now Empowers Others To “Rise Regardless”

By Natasha Zolotareva Australian former film journalist and now personal development leader Monique Hohnberg is no stranger to going through life with high levels of uncertainty. In her early 20s, […]

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Millennial Thought Leader & Author Courtney Newell Helping Brands Become “Future Proof” For Younger Generations

Millennial Thought Leader & Author Courtney Newell Helping Brands Become “Future Proof” For Younger Generations

If you are a brand that doesn’t churn out regular video content on Tik Tok, how are you targeting millennials and Gen Z? If you are a large corporation that […]

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Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

By Dana Corddry “Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign. But stories can also be used to empower, and to humanize. Stories can break the […]

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Director Sarah Moshman Shares Her Success Secrets, From Fundraising To Netflix Distribution, In New Book

Director Sarah Moshman Shares Her Success Secrets, From Fundraising To Netflix Distribution, In New Book

If you have been a GTHQ reader for a while, you already know how much we love award-winning documentary director Sarah Moshman. From ‘The Empowerment Project’, a film about trailblazing […]

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Student Becomes Outspoken Advocate For Online Learning After Seeing Its Positive Impact On Mental Health Of Her Peers

Student Becomes Outspoken Advocate For Online Learning After Seeing Its Positive Impact On Mental Health Of Her Peers

By FaithHoney Anderson *TW: Suicide* Mental health is the elephant in our classrooms. With October being National Bullying Prevention Month, I believe it’s important we take time to address students’ […]

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Queer, Black, Muslim Instagram Creator Blair Imani Making You #SmarterInSeconds With Her Intersectional Content

Queer, Black, Muslim Instagram Creator Blair Imani Making You #SmarterInSeconds With Her Intersectional Content

With social media platforms flooded with so much content these days, especially now that many creators, artists and entertainers’ regular in-person platforms have taken to the digital world due to […]

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Join Our Founder Asha Dahya As She Shares Her Story In Lindsay Marten Ellis’ FREE Virtual Speaker Series

Join Our Founder Asha Dahya As She Shares Her Story In Lindsay Marten Ellis’ FREE Virtual Speaker Series

2020 has certainly been a difficult, transformational, and uncertain year for all of us. And it’s not even over yet! If you were someone who had grand plans for your […]

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Let Girls Be Girls – Why “Sexy” Dolls Perpetuate Harmful Objectification

Let Girls Be Girls – Why “Sexy” Dolls Perpetuate Harmful Objectification

By Jodi Bondi Norgaard “What is being marketed to our girls? What’s going on right underneath our noses?” This is one mother’s response to a hidden feature of LOL Surprise! […]

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“You Do Not Speak For Us!” – Thousands Of Suburban Women Against Trump Deliver Scathing Open Letter

“You Do Not Speak For Us!” – Thousands Of Suburban Women Against Trump Deliver Scathing Open Letter

The message is clear: don’t use Suburban women as your weapon or as a cover for dog-whistle racism. That is one of the core messages from a group of Suburban […]

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New Memoir Offers Courageous Journey Of Assault Survivor Seeking Wholeness

New Memoir Offers Courageous Journey Of Assault Survivor Seeking Wholeness

[TW: Rape, sexual assault] Anne Reeder Heck’s new memoir offers both guidance and solace for those seeking healing and ready to explore paths of forgiveness and spirituality. ‘A Fierce Belief […]

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Gifted Tween Sisters Write & Publish Debut Novels, And Promote Passion For Literacy

Gifted Tween Sisters Write & Publish Debut Novels, And Promote Passion For Literacy

We will say this until we can speak no more: representation matters! And while we have seen a concerted push toward seeing more women and minorities on company boards, in […]