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Girl on a Mission, Interviews

Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

Meet Grace Belize Anderson – Wyoming Teen Representing Next Gen. Female Leadership In The US

When people use the phrase “the future is female”, some may think it just a catchy, feminist slogan, but in fact it is far more than that. All you have […]

Girl on a Mission, Interviews

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

If you’d like to see a great example of what speaking truth to power looks like, get familiar with Deja Foxx, the Arizona-based teen activist who gained national attention after […]

Celebrities

Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Actress Brie Larson Interviews Screen Legend & Activist Jane Fonda About Feminism, Film & Politics

Two Oscar-winning actresses walk into a bar (well more like a fashion magazine studio) and discuss film, feminism and politics. There’s no punchline here (or a joke, really), only the […]

Girl on a Mission

#1000BlackGirlBooks Founder Marley Dias Is Publishing An Activist Book For Teens & Children

#1000BlackGirlBooks Founder Marley Dias Is Publishing An Activist Book For Teens & Children

The resistance is indeed real! Well technically, that should read: “the resistance is female”. A recent poll by Lake Research Partners found that women between the ages of 46-65 have […]

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10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

If your feminism is not intersectional, then how feminist is it? That is the motto we are focusing on this Women’s History Month, where activism, intersectionality, equality and marginalized voices […]

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Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

When most career people turn 70, they start to look forward to retirement. Not so for Gina Glantz, the woman who decided to use that milestone as an excuse to […]

Contributors

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

By Katie McBeth The year 2016 has been a nightmare. Sure, we had some great movies, Beyonce’s Lemonade, and some quality online memes. But this year – in every other […]

Creativity, Interviews

Artist & Activist Cori Redstone Talks To Us About Feminism, Mormonism, Education & The Environment

Artist & Activist Cori Redstone Talks To Us About Feminism, Mormonism, Education & The Environment

We first learned about artist and activist Cori Redstone in this interview with Slug Magazine where she spoke about her then-upcoming exhibition ‘The Women’s Association of Lecherous Trechery: The Utah […]

Creativity

Award-Winning Artist Releases “Four Wise Men” – A Poem Giving Voice To The Victims Of Rape

Award-Winning Artist Releases “Four Wise Men” – A Poem Giving Voice To The Victims Of Rape

Dipti Kulkarni is a New Jersey resident is a Software Engineer by profession and an Artist by passion. We have featured her compelling work on our site before, where she […]

Celebrities

Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

Actress Amandla Stenberg On Using Social Media As A Tool For Her Activism

By now you are probably already familiar with actress Amandla Stenberg for her role as the ill-fated Rue in ‘The Hunger Games’. Many social media users are also a fan […]

Girl on a Mission

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

What do you do when you are passionate about the education of the girl child and feel there needs to be more advocacy and awareness in a number of countries […]

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Love In Action: 9 Y/O Girl Makes Toiletry Kits For Homeless Women In Los Angeles

Love In Action: 9 Y/O Girl Makes Toiletry Kits For Homeless Women In Los Angeles

Most of us have come across homeless people where we live, and some of us may have even struggled with it ourselves. It is a difficult situation to address because […]

Causes, Politics

This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

This Viral Video Brought Justice To Victims Of A Major Environmental Disaster In India

If you are still in doubts whether social media has the power to change the world, then this story might sway your opinion. In 2015 a video was released by […]

Health

Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Female Genital Mutilation today is considered an international violation of human rights of girls and women. According to the World Health Organization, “it reflects deep-rooted inequality between the sexes, and […]

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This Woman Created ‘The Birthday Party Project’ To Help Homeless Kids Celebrate Their Special Day

This Woman Created ‘The Birthday Party Project’ To Help Homeless Kids Celebrate Their Special Day

Are you ready for your feel-good moment of the day? Coz here it comes! The woman in this picture above is Paige Chenault, and she is the Dallas-based founder of […]