Interviews

Interviews

Hollywood Producer & #TimesUp Advocate Helping Women Step Into Their Power And Tell Their Stories

Hollywood Producer & #TimesUp Advocate Helping Women Step Into Their Power And Tell Their Stories

If you aren’t familiar with Laverne McKinnon, rest assured you are most likely already familiar with her work in Hollywood and in the activist space. Laverne is one half of […]

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Jo Ardinger’s PERSONHOOD Film Exposes The Danger Behind The Movement To Strip Pregnant People Of Their Rights

Jo Ardinger’s PERSONHOOD Film Exposes The Danger Behind The Movement To Strip Pregnant People Of Their Rights

If you were outraged or shocked at the recent news where Georgia, Alabama and Missouri were competing to see who could criminalize abortion procedures and pregnant people in the most […]

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Dir. Nicole Conn’s Semi-Autobiographical New Film Gives Representation To Families With Special Needs Kids

Dir. Nicole Conn’s Semi-Autobiographical New Film Gives Representation To Families With Special Needs Kids

According to a recent Ruderman Family Foundation study called “Disability Inclusion in Movies and Television,” viewers are getting tired of the lack of representation for the disability community on screen. While […]

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FemTech Entrepreneur Launched A Fertility Brand After Realizing Her Own Struggles Could Help Others

FemTech Entrepreneur Launched A Fertility Brand After Realizing Her Own Struggles Could Help Others

We seem to be living in a zeitgeist moment where women are becoming more open with their struggles and challenges related to pregnancy, motherhood, and reproductive health. It is about […]

Girl on a Mission, Interviews

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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This Working Mom Founded A Political Action Committee To Help More Progressive Moms Get Elected To Office

This Working Mom Founded A Political Action Committee To Help More Progressive Moms Get Elected To Office

When Hillary Clinton ran for president in 2016, the nation held its collective breath to see if we would elect our first ever female president. Sadly, we all know what […]

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Andrea Valeria in Coyoacan, Mexico City

Millennial Latina Travel Vlogger Andrea Valeria Helping Turn Your Wanderlust Dreams Into A Reality

With Digital Nomadism becoming increasingly popular, people are starting to consider how it can be a reality for them. Travel Vlogger Andrea Valeria is helping others figure out and navigate […]

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Liran Avisar Ben Horin | MASA (left, Photo: Axel Angeles) Gali Cooks | LeadOn (right)

Two Non-Profit Female CEOs Speak Candidly About The Women In Leadership Pipeline Problem

Masa Israel Journey is a non-profit that provides long-term, immersive experiences in Israel. Leading Edge, also a non-profit, was founded to build the leadership pipeline for the Jewish nonprofit sector. Both have a lot in common – […]

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Comedian Dani Faith Leonard Using Humor To Address The Lack Of Medically-Accurate Sex Education In The US

Comedian Dani Faith Leonard Using Humor To Address The Lack Of Medically-Accurate Sex Education In The US

Only 13 US states require school sex education to be medically accurate. And no, that is not a joke. That is some seriously backward momentum happening and it needs to […]

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Filmmaker A-lan Holt On Working With Lupita Nyong’o & Championing Diversity In The Arts

Filmmaker A-lan Holt On Working With Lupita Nyong’o & Championing Diversity In The Arts

She’s a writer, filmmaker, activist, educator, and mother, whose work is all about changing the equilibrium in Hollywood when it comes to representation of especially women of color. A-lan Holt […]

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Sisters Combine Their Passion For Baking With Feminism In New ‘Empowdered Sugar’ Cookbook

Sisters Combine Their Passion For Baking With Feminism In New ‘Empowdered Sugar’ Cookbook

We don’t normally associate feminism with the kitchen, and in fact they have often been at odds with each other, the latter symbolizing a form of oppression of women designed […]

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New Photography Book Captures The Energy, Optimism & Resilience of 50 LGBTQ Heroes

New Photography Book Captures The Energy, Optimism & Resilience of 50 LGBTQ Heroes

Pride month may be over for another year, but as far as we’re concerned, we don’t need to restrict the powerful stories of those within the LGBTQ community to one […]

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'Before Stonewall' poster

Newly-Restored, Award-Winning Film ‘Before Stonewall’ Takes Us Through An Important LGBTQ History Timeline

Every June we celebrate Pride month, and in 2019 it’s extra special because it also coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, where it all began. While there […]

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Entrepreneur & Author Empowers Other Women To Build Their Net Worth, Self Worth, And Network

Entrepreneur & Author Empowers Other Women To Build Their Net Worth, Self Worth, And Network

Miracle Olatunji is an entrepreneur, professional speaker, and author of ​’Purpose: How To Live and Lead With Impact’.​ In high school, she founded OpportuniMe, an education startup that connects high […]

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Meet The Skincare Entrepreneur Whose Immigrant Roots Pushed Her To Seek Leadership Without Fear

Meet The Skincare Entrepreneur Whose Immigrant Roots Pushed Her To Seek Leadership Without Fear

When it comes to entrepreneurship, and celebrating the success of a growing business, we reserve a special amount of celebration for women and mothers, because we know the business world […]