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Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

In recent times, much has been made of the equality and involvement of women in both the gaming and sports sectors. Even though numbers would suggest that the platform for […]

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World’s First Vagina Museum Set To Open In London In November

World’s First Vagina Museum Set To Open In London In November

London is set to see the opening of the very first bricks and mortar Vagina Museum in Camden Market after a crowdfunding campaign raised almost £50,000 (approx. $61,747.50 USD) from […]

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Mom Launches Literacy Program With Her Kids To Get 50 Diverse Kids Books Into All 50 American States

Mom Launches Literacy Program With Her Kids To Get 50 Diverse Kids Books Into All 50 American States

You may be familiar with one of Malala Yousafzai‘s famous quotes: “One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” She is certainly not wrong, as evidenced by […]

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‘Girl Activist’ Book Celebrates 42 Iconic Women & Encourages Young Girls To Change The World

‘Girl Activist’ Book Celebrates 42 Iconic Women & Encourages Young Girls To Change The World

We’ve seen a lot of media coverage of the bravery and activism of Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, who has set the world on fire with her passion for climate […]

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5 Women Share The Self-Help Books That Actually Changed Their Lives

5 Women Share The Self-Help Books That Actually Changed Their Lives

By Deborah Sweeney for Fairygodboss What comes to mind when you think of a self-help book? Do you think of “Chicken Soup For The Soul,” the kind of book that […]

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App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

There is a huge push to get more girls involved in STEM subjects from an early point in their education. With statistics showing a significant drop-off for girls at a […]

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This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

By Kaitlyn Duling for Fairygodboss In 2018, there is perhaps no better direction in which to look for inspiration than towards other women and girls. Women of all ages are […]

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Maria Mitchell (second from left) and her students measure the Sun’s rotation from the movement of sunspots.Credit: Vassar College Library.

Girl Power: 15 Modern Female Astronomers And Their Astronomical Contributions In STEM

It’s no secret that women have had to fight for equal rights and are still having to do so. History is a great reminder of how far women have come. […]

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I Created A Product To Revolutionize The Sports Bra Market & Empower Warrior Women

I Created A Product To Revolutionize The Sports Bra Market & Empower Warrior Women

By Mari Thomas Wonder Woman, Xena, Buffy, Black Widow. These are all badass female warriors that a lot of us grew up watching on TV. Who wouldn’t want to be […]

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5 Encouraging & Empowering Instagram Accounts Created By Badass Women You Need To Follow

5 Encouraging & Empowering Instagram Accounts Created By Badass Women You Need To Follow

By Isobelle Miller Social media, particularly Instagram, can be a place where negativity can thrive, especially for females who feel under pressure to look a certain way or be someone […]

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8 STEM Superheroines Who Fought For Their Work, Ideas & Overcame The Odds In The Process

8 STEM Superheroines Who Fought For Their Work, Ideas & Overcame The Odds In The Process

When you think of notable people in the tech, engineering, mathematics and science fields, it’s easy to default to names like Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg. […]

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Easy Ways To Encourage STEM Activities & Opportunities At Home With Young Girls

Easy Ways To Encourage STEM Activities & Opportunities At Home With Young Girls

By Cole Williams If you are a parent that wants to offer your child difficult to read subjects like science, math, chemistry, physics and the like, but have no formal […]

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‘Rants Of A Rebel Arab Feminist’ Book Shows The Danger Of Falling In Love In An Arab Land

‘Rants Of A Rebel Arab Feminist’ Book Shows The Danger Of Falling In Love In An Arab Land

By Farida D. Our society does not recognize love. It is a corrupted concept imported from the western world, manifested in Hollywood movies. You are arrested if you are caught […]

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3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

Computer programming can be a rewarding career, with workers in the field enjoying a median annual salary of $82,240 in 2017, Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows. But women are […]

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5 Ways To Practice The Art Of Supporting And Celebrating Other Women

5 Ways To Practice The Art Of Supporting And Celebrating Other Women

By Chelsy Ranard Being conscious of social issues and working to create change as a result of that knowledge isn’t something that people are born with. It takes work to […]