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Introducing ‘Glowfit’ – The First Fitness Center For Women In Saudi Arabia

Introducing ‘Glowfit’ – The First Fitness Center For Women In Saudi Arabia

It’s a country known for it’s restrictions of freedom for women, but there are some awesome things happening in Saudi Arabia that may surprise you. Sports is one of those […]

Boys We Like, Sports

Taekwondo Champ Fights Gender Discrimination & Violence On Behalf Of Girls In Tajikistan

Taekwondo Champ Fights Gender Discrimination & Violence On Behalf Of Girls In Tajikistan

We’ve all heard the saying “a real man does not hit a woman”. Well in the case of Tajikstani taekwondo champion, Daler Tyuryaev he teaches women to defend themselves against […]

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Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Has Mike Tyson ever been called a “male boxer” or is his title void of any gender reference because it’s pretty damn obvious he is a guy? What about Manny […]

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‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

The overwhelmingly positive response to the Always ‘Like A Girl’ commercial shown at the Superbowl recently proves this is a much-needed conversation to have. The stereotype that doing anything like […]

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A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

The Super Bowl XLIX was pretty damn cool! And we’re not even talking about the Patriots beating the Seahawks! It seems as if the rise of female empowerment and feminist […]

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How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

You don’t normally think of Afghanistan as a country synonymous with action sports or equality. But there are underground movements happening which are set to change the future of the […]

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“I Jiggle Therefore I Am” New Fitness Campaign Proves This Girl Can Do Anything

“I Jiggle Therefore I Am” New Fitness Campaign Proves This Girl Can Do Anything

What stops you from exercising or being active? Do you shudder at the thought of the word “fitness”? Maybe because of all the homogenized images we see of women in […]

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 […]

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Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

In a country which is so restrictive for women, the fact that a female basketball even exists in Saudi Arabia is pretty phenomenal. Women in the Saudi kingdom are not […]

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Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

If there is a woman who is breaking barriers in some way in the world, you can be sure we are covering it! There are many industries and arenas which […]

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How A 12 Y/O Girl Helped Dick’s Sporting Goods Tackle An Issue Of Sexism

How A 12 Y/O Girl Helped Dick’s Sporting Goods Tackle An Issue Of Sexism

If you thought tween girls were only good for screaming up a storm at a Katy Perry concert or buying out the pink section in a clothing store, well you […]

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All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

On Saturday, October 11, 2014, an all-female crew will compete in what’s known as the toughest ocean race in the world, the Volvo Ocean Race. Team SCA are made up […]

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Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

If you type “NFL” in google right now, the words domestic violence will most likely appear as an auto-complete. The story and video evidence of ex-Baltimore Ravens football player Ray […]

Boys We Like, Sports

CBS Sportscaster Issues Call To Men Following The Ray Rice Scandal

CBS Sportscaster Issues Call To Men Following The Ray Rice Scandal

The controversy surrounding NFL player Ray Rice is far from over. The former Baltimore Ravens player was captured on CCTV footage beating up his wife Janay in an elevator. His […]

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Muslim Female Boxer Causing Controversy While Inspiring Other Girls

Muslim Female Boxer Causing Controversy While Inspiring Other Girls

This is a story about art imitating life in a truly inspiring way. When you think of boxing you usually think of the greats like Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson and […]