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Former Miss America Runs For Congress. Believe It!

Former Miss America Runs For Congress. Believe It!

Erika Harold won Miss America in 2003, and since then, her life has taken a dramatic turn. She is officially running for Congress in the United States Government! She officially […]

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Meet The First Hijabi Girl To Be Featured In Seventeen Magazine

Meet The First Hijabi Girl To Be Featured In Seventeen Magazine

Her name is Ainee Fatima, she is 22 and lives in Chicago. She calls herself a ‘Badass Muslim Girl’ and has a tumblr blog of the same name. She follows […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission

Fitch Please! How A Blogger Took On Abercrombie & Fitch

Fitch Please! How A Blogger Took On Abercrombie & Fitch

You know that saying “if you can’t beat them, join them”? We stumbled across something even better recently where it flipped the saying around to “if you can’t join them, […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Caitlin Crosby Says Music, Homeless People & Cellulite Are The Keys To Her Success

Caitlin Crosby Says Music, Homeless People & Cellulite Are The Keys To Her Success

We love Caitlin Crosby. She is a gorgeous, amazing and talented lady who is taking the entertainment and philanthropy world by storm. Haven’t yet heard of her? Well you may […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

Teen Girl Invents Device That Recharges Cell Phones In 20 Seconds

Teen Girl Invents Device That Recharges Cell Phones In 20 Seconds

No need to wait for the super brains at Apple to invent something to charge your phone fast, because a high school girl has already invented it! No biggie… Her […]

Body Image, Entertainment, Girl on a Mission, Working Women

Female Billionaire Pledges To Give Half Her Wealth To Charity

Female Billionaire Pledges To Give Half Her Wealth To Charity

Spanx founder and creator Sarah Blakely, who is the youngest self-made billionaire ever at 41, according to Forbes Magazine has made a major financial commitment. She has signed on to […]

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17 Y/O Girl Wins Hackathon By Creating An App That Prevents TV Spoilers

17 Y/O Girl Wins Hackathon By Creating An App That Prevents TV Spoilers

Jennie Lamere is a 17 year old  high school senior from Nashua, New Hampshire, who likes building robots, hiking, and entering “hackathon” competitions. Lamere entered the TVnext Hack event,   in […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

‘Moral Courage’ Youtube Channel Launched As A Digital Platform For Social Change

‘Moral Courage’ Youtube Channel Launched As A Digital Platform For Social Change

A new channel has launched on Youtube and it is called the Moral Courage channel. It was started by NYU Professor and author Irshad Manji who was also been labeled […]

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Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Adrianne Haslet-Davis was shopping near where the Boston Marathon was taking place 2 weeks ago with her husband when the bombs went off. Sadly she lost the lower part of […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

From Calcutta To California: Indian Girl Escapes Arranged Marriage, Becomes Millionaire

From Calcutta To California: Indian Girl Escapes Arranged Marriage, Becomes Millionaire

Chanda Zaveri was 17 years old when her parents had arranged for her to get married. This scenario is very typical for young women in India. But what was not […]

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CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

Every year CNN holds their ‘Heroes Awards’ and every year they find the most incredible people doing wonderful things in the world. It does make me wonder why these stories […]