Interviews

Interviews

How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

Don’t be fooled by the title, this new dark comedy feature film from filmmaker L Jean Schwartz will make you think about the serious issue of suicide in a whole […]

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How The Indie Chicks Platform Is Merging Female Empowerment With Online Media

How The Indie Chicks Platform Is Merging Female Empowerment With Online Media

One of the reasons we started GirlTalkHQ was to create a platform in the digital media space where women could come and find news stories but with an empowering angle. […]

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Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

A long long time ago, the world of video games belonged exclusively to men and boys. Today, the gaming world landscape is half occupied by women and girls. With this […]

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Affairs, Marriage, Lies & Love: How A Preacher Learned From Failure In This New Novel

Affairs, Marriage, Lies & Love: How A Preacher Learned From Failure In This New Novel

The separation of church and state. It is a contentious issue at best in America today, and around the world. The biggest news stories when it comes to churches in […]

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The Artemis Film Festival Celebrating Women Who Kick Ass On Screen

The Artemis Film Festival Celebrating Women Who Kick Ass On Screen

Over the past few years there have been many reports and articles investigating the way women are underrepresented in key areas of the film industry. Directing, producing, executive roles at […]

Causes, Interviews

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

We were going to start off this post doing a recap of how domestic violence has played out in the NFL and in the media. But you already know these […]

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Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

If you are a parent of young children, you are well acquainted with the toy aisle at your favorite shopping mall. If you are the parent of a young girl, […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Award Winning Israeli Film ‘Zero Motivation’ Pushing Boundaries For Female Protagonists

Award Winning Israeli Film ‘Zero Motivation’ Pushing Boundaries For Female Protagonists

The Golden Globes started the Hollywood award season on a high for women in the industry in all aspects. Less than a week later, the highly-anticipated Oscar nominations were released […]

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‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

We all remember the movie ‘Mean Girls’ starring Lindsay Lohan as an outcast who tries to fit in with a female clique by changing herself and covering up her past. […]

Family Life, Interviews

Forget Harry Potter. New Novel Based On Magic & Math Seek To Inspire Girls In STEM

Forget Harry Potter. New Novel Based On Magic & Math Seek To Inspire Girls In STEM

There are numerous studies today which give us insight into the gender disparity that exists in the 4 major STEM fields: science, tech, engineering and math. These studies claim that […]

Boys We Like, Interviews

This UK Lad Has A Powerful Message To Women About Media & Magazines

This UK Lad Has A Powerful Message To Women About Media & Magazines

We all know by now that men need to be part of the gender equality conversation. Feminism is just as much a man’s issue as it is women’s. When it […]

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The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

The Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram And Lived To Tell Her Story

In April 2014 the news of nearly 300 schoolgirls being kidnapped from Chibok elementary school in Nigeria shocked the world. The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram were found to be […]

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Meet The 17 Y/O Entrepreneur Revolutionizing College Applications For Students

Meet The 17 Y/O Entrepreneur Revolutionizing College Applications For Students

At GTHQ we’re all about promoting young women changing the world around them. Meet Denisha Kuhlor, who has created a business idea to make one of the most stressful things […]

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How Jodi Guber Turned Body Image Into A Business, Inspiring Women To Love Themselves

How Jodi Guber Turned Body Image Into A Business, Inspiring Women To Love Themselves

We were first introduced to Jodi Guber in the summer of 2014. We heard about her brand of yoga clothing, Beyond Yoga, thought it was cool, and left it at […]

Interviews, Sports

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

When you watch ESPN or whatever is your chosen sports destination? What do you see? Your fave football, basketball, or baseball team? What about the commentators? They are usually ex-pro […]