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Jacinta and Rosemary at Maine Correctional Center, 2016. 
Photo © Jessica Earnshaw.

Gripping Documentary Follows A Multigenerational Story Of Addiction, Love & Hope

A new Hulu original documentary, in partnership with ABC News and Impact Partners, is giving viewers a candid and eye-opening view into addiction and how it can impact multiple generations […]

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Image courtesy of Morgan Hurd

5x World Medalist Gymnast Morgan Hurd Talks Social Justice & Embracing Identity On And Off The Mat

All eyes have been on US female gymnasts this year as they have not only dominated on the mat at the Olympics, but the way they have bravely come forward […]

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Meet Nadirah P  – The Comedian & Creator Bringing Joy & Authenticity To Instagram

Meet Nadirah P – The Comedian & Creator Bringing Joy & Authenticity To Instagram

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nadirah P. (@nadirah.p) There’s a LOT to be worried about these days when digesting the daily news, and social media doom-scrolling […]

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Award-Winning Songwriter BEVERLEE Leaves Marriage, Comes Out, Releases Debut Album

Award-Winning Songwriter BEVERLEE Leaves Marriage, Comes Out, Releases Debut Album

It’s the kind of life story that reads like a Hollywood script, except the ending has not been written yet. For award-winning songwriter BEVERLEE, who has just released her debut […]

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Race, Identity & Relationships Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Poetry Collection

Race, Identity & Relationships Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Poetry Collection

We all love a good coming-of-age story, especially one that we can relate to on a personal level. In Canadian actress and producer Helenna Santos’ new book ‘A Long Dark […]

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Single Mom Launches CBD Co. In 2020 While Navigating A Divorce & Homeschooling 3 Kids

Single Mom Launches CBD Co. In 2020 While Navigating A Divorce & Homeschooling 3 Kids

2020 was a tumultuous year for everyone. For entrepreneur Amanda Goetz, it was quite the rollercoaster for her family as well as her career. Amanda is the founder and CEO […]

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Chef Priyanka Naik Taking Indian Cuisine From Stereotypical To Sustainable With New Vegan Cookbook

Chef Priyanka Naik Taking Indian Cuisine From Stereotypical To Sustainable With New Vegan Cookbook

When you think of Indian cuisine, you most likely conjure up images of the stereotypical dishes like chicken tikka masala, garlic naan, or a particular type of curry. But what […]

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The FFFL team (Dr. Sophia Yen furthest to right) at the 2020 SheEO Summit.

Get Familiar With The Female-Led Org. Keeping Corporate Diversity Initiatives Accountable To The Public

We’re all familiar with diversity initiatives and what they can potentially represent. Especially in the corporate environment, where we see a huge lack of women in leadership, and especially minority […]

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Alyson Gerber Draws From Personal Experience In New YA Novel About Body Image & Eating Disorders

Alyson Gerber Draws From Personal Experience In New YA Novel About Body Image & Eating Disorders

[CW: Eating disorders] From beloved author Alyson Gerber comes another realistic contemporary novel called ‘Taking Up Space’. The story centers on main character Sarah, who loves basketball more than anything. Crushing […]

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Anti-Racism Film Sparks Discussion On Allyship, White Saviorism & America’s Original Sin

Anti-Racism Film Sparks Discussion On Allyship, White Saviorism & America’s Original Sin

If there was one thing that became crystal clear in the summer of 2020 after the horrific murder of George Floyd, it was that there is no way we as […]

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Meet The Trailblazing Creative Director Making Socks The Happiest Part Of Any Outfit

Meet The Trailblazing Creative Director Making Socks The Happiest Part Of Any Outfit

Most of us are familiar with the Happy Socks brand. They are known for their mood-lifting designs and over-the-top collaborations with celebs and artists such as Wiz Khalifa, Macaulay Culkin, […]

Creativity, Interviews

New Photo Book Documents The Mexican American Lowrider Movement From A Female Perspective

New Photo Book Documents The Mexican American Lowrider Movement From A Female Perspective

Los Angeles-based photographer Kristin Bedford’s new photo book ‘Cruise Night’, available to buy on Tuesday May 4, 2021, pulls back the curtain on LA’s Mexican American lowrider car culture, aiming […]

Creativity, Interviews

New Children’s Book Tells The Story Of A Child Of Immigrants Discovering Her Chinese Heritage

New Children’s Book Tells The Story Of A Child Of Immigrants Discovering Her Chinese Heritage

From award-winning author Andrea Wang, together with award-winning illustrator Jason Chin, comes a new children’s picture book that will delight both young and older minds visually, while telling an important […]

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Filmmaker Kylie Murphy Draws From #MeToo Headlines In Her Short Film “Green”

Filmmaker Kylie Murphy Draws From #MeToo Headlines In Her Short Film “Green”

It’s a short film that feels like the central storyline is ripped straight from the headlines, not once, but multiple times. Such is the case with ongoing news stories of […]

Family Life, Interviews

Mom, Midwife & Jewelry Brand Founder Creates Custom Line For Mother’s Day

Mom, Midwife & Jewelry Brand Founder Creates Custom Line For Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day around the corner for yet another annual celebration, we like to take this time to reflect on what motherhood means to the GTHQ community. Our favorite way […]