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Contributors

‘A Woman’s Fear’ Book Details Fmr Paramedic’s Account Treating Female Victims Of Abuse & Violence

‘A Woman’s Fear’ Book Details Fmr Paramedic’s Account Treating Female Victims Of Abuse & Violence

By Caesar Rondina “What is a woman’s fear?” A question I am asked many times, along with, “What does a man know about a woman fears?” Some may think those […]

Creativity

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

Contributors

How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

By Leah Morris “I’m​ ​31​ ​and​ ​divorced.​ ​I​ ​didn’t​ ​plan​ ​my​ ​life​ ​to​ ​be​ ​this​ ​way​ ​obviously,​ ​but​ ​here​ ​I​ ​am.​ ​I’ll​ ​just​ ​state​ ​for the​ ​record​ ​that​ ​I​ ​also​ […]

Contributors

Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

By AK Karrasch Learning about the music industry dates back to some of my earliest memories. In one of them, I’m wearing my Snow White costume, sitting so close to […]

Causes

This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

This Charity Teaches Girls In Africa Self-Defense To Help Them Combat Sexual Violence

When it comes to discussing rape, sexual abuse and sexual violence, it’s hard to find a place on earth that has not experienced this widespread problem. However, what is interesting […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

If you are an avid Bollywood fan, you will most likely have seen Geeta Tandon on screen without knowing it is actually her. As one of the industry’s most successful […]

Girl on a Mission

This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

There are many organizations around the world which work to reduce and raise awareness about domestic violence and abuse. It is still an issue that deserves much attention, education and […]

Causes

Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

Think Street Harassment Is No Big Deal? Watch This Video…

This is the video that has been going viral. The anti-street harassment PSA made by a non-profit activist organization called Hollaback, which make videos aimed at ending street harassment. Or […]

Interviews, Sports

‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

There are so many amazing female-directed, female-created and female-focused documentaries right now! It seems women are taking the call seriously to infiltrate the movie industry with their stories and we […]

Entertainment

Youtube Star Laci Green Slams Sexual Objectification Of Women In The Media

Youtube Star Laci Green Slams Sexual Objectification Of Women In The Media

If you haven’t subscribed to Youtuber Laci Green’s channel, perhaps this video will easily persuade you to do so. Unlike the many young girls out there who try to gain […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

Vivienne Westwood Window Display Denounces Domestic Violence Toward Women

British designer Vivienne Westwood is renowned for her eccentricity and punk attitude toward all fashion “rules”. There’s nothing like a fashion rebel to disrupt the silent masses and send an […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Imagine you were a musician who was so passionate and dedicated to what you are doing, you’d never let anything or anyone stop you from your cause right? Now imagine […]

Causes, Politics

Confronting Campaign Showing Abused Goddesses Condemns Violence In India

Confronting Campaign Showing Abused Goddesses Condemns Violence In India

Tune into any news about India these days and the majority of it is about rape or violence toward women somehow. It’s really sad, shocking and frustrating. These incidences started […]

Family Life, Girl on a Mission, Politics, Working Women

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

Indian Teen Defies Arranged Marriage In Favor Of Journalism Career

There is a lot of negative press coming out from India at the moment, centering on many stories of rape and abuse. It’s shocking and horrific to say the least. […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

There’s no such thing as a bad TED talk really. And every one we have seen shows us the amazing people in this world working to make a difference, using […]