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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand On Family Leave, Sexual Assault & Women In Politics

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand On Family Leave, Sexual Assault & Women In Politics

Many of us are familiar with New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. She is well-known among millennial women as the legislator who has been fighting against campus sexual assault, as well […]

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Aung San Suu Kyi’s Democratic Party Wins Historic Victory In Myanmar Election

Aung San Suu Kyi’s Democratic Party Wins Historic Victory In Myanmar Election

If you have been keeping track of political news over the past week, aside from the usual daily spurts of US presidential campaign news, you may have heard the historic […]

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Women In Hollywood Taking A Stand Against Donald Trump’s Racism Toward Latinos

Women In Hollywood Taking A Stand Against Donald Trump’s Racism Toward Latinos

With the 2016 US presidential campaign heating up, there is more and more scrutiny about each and every thing a candidate does, says and stands for. Right from the beginning, […]

Boys We Like, Contributors, Politics

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

By Charlotte Anderson Justin Trudeau – the Prime Minister of Canada, self-declared feminist, boxing champion and the socialist wet dream for many young ‘bleeding heart liberals’, as my dad likes […]

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New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

Reproductive rights have once again become a hot ticket item here in the US in the lead up to the 2016 Presidential election. We have seen numerous conservative candidates share […]

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Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Just call her Madam President! In a historic move, Nepal has elected its first female president, Bidhya Devi Bhandari. She is known as a champion of women’s rights and minorities, […]

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Trio Of Female Turkish Soldiers Is Fighting ISIS To Protect Women & Children In Kurdistan

Trio Of Female Turkish Soldiers Is Fighting ISIS To Protect Women & Children In Kurdistan

War is never something to be celebrated, neither is any form of violence. Right now there is a battle being waged by Islamic extremist group ISIS in many parts of […]

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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

While we are waiting with baited breath to see if the United States will finally elect its first female president, it should be noted that we are well overdue because […]

Causes, Politics

Why The Global Sustainable Dev’t Goals Just Adopted By World Leaders Is A Feminist Win

Why The Global Sustainable Dev’t Goals Just Adopted By World Leaders Is A Feminist Win

In a nutshell, a group of world leaders just voted “YES” to adopting a new set of global sustainable development goals which will see an increase on the focus on […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

These 2 Nepalese Girls Organized A Charity Race To Champion The Cause Of Equality

These 2 Nepalese Girls Organized A Charity Race To Champion The Cause Of Equality

If you aren’t already familiar with the organization She’s The First, you’re about to be. They are a non-profit which advocates for the education of girls in developing countries by […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Chelsea Clinton’s New Book ‘It’s Your World’ Is A Call-To-Action For Teen Activists

Chelsea Clinton’s New Book ‘It’s Your World’ Is A Call-To-Action For Teen Activists

We’ve been longtime fans of Hillary Clinton, especially because of the advocacy work that she has been doing both personally and politically for literally decades. And now that she is […]

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Forget G20, The W20 Created To Focus On Female Economic Empowerment Is Where It’s At!

Forget G20, The W20 Created To Focus On Female Economic Empowerment Is Where It’s At!

If women make up half the world’s population, it would only make sense that when women are empowered financially in the same way as men, the global economy thrives. Sadly, […]

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If You Think Feminism Is Pointless, Hear Why The Members Of Pussy Riot Still Fight For It

If You Think Feminism Is Pointless, Hear Why The Members Of Pussy Riot Still Fight For It

For those of us living in our comfortable, Western surroundings, is easy to trample on the feminist agenda thinking it is “outdated” or not needed anymore. There is a dangerous […]

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The Women Fighting ISIS On The Front Lines Defend Their Family, Land & Freedom

The Women Fighting ISIS On The Front Lines Defend Their Family, Land & Freedom

As the battle against ISIS continues, we are increasingly learning more and more horrific details on the way they are treating various groups of people. There are many news stories […]

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For The First Time In History, Women In Saudi Arabia Are Registering To Vote!

For The First Time In History, Women In Saudi Arabia Are Registering To Vote!

First up, this is awesome, historical news! But secondly, there are some important details we have to discuss so all our readers understand this fight for equality isn’t over just […]