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Jada Pinkett Smith Doesn’t Have Any Interest In Not Playing A Strong Female Character

Jada Pinkett Smith Doesn’t Have Any Interest In Not Playing A Strong Female Character

Asking a female where she gets her strength from as if it’s some rare jewel is kinda insulting. Asking an actress why she chooses strong female characters is a bit […]

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Actress Janeane Garofalo On Feminism & Hollywood’s Double Standard Toward Women

Actress Janeane Garofalo On Feminism & Hollywood’s Double Standard Toward Women

You probably know her as the badass feminist, comedian and actress who appeared in most of your fave TV shows and movies throughout your formative years. We’re talking ‘Romy and […]

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“I Can’t Just Be The Girlfriend Or The Slut” Michelle Rodriguez On Losing Roles But Keeping Integrity

“I Can’t Just Be The Girlfriend Or The Slut” Michelle Rodriguez On Losing Roles But Keeping Integrity

She’s notorious for playing the badass Letty in the ‘Fast and Furious’ movie franchise. Michelle Rodriguez is the type of actress who may be perceived as playing only one type […]

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‘Suffragette’ Actress Carey Mulligan On The Fight For Equality In Film

‘Suffragette’ Actress Carey Mulligan On The Fight For Equality In Film

It’s quite fitting that British actress Carey Mulligan was cast in the upcoming film ‘Suffragette’, based on the real life struggles of women in Britain to be allowed to vote. […]

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Vanessa Hudgens Says Beyonce Helped Make Her A Better Feminist

Vanessa Hudgens Says Beyonce Helped Make Her A Better Feminist

Just when you thought you were sick of seeing the continual pattern of female celebrities claiming they aren’t feminists yet everything they stand for pretty much IS feminist, along comes […]

Girl on a Mission

How Caitlin Stasey’s ‘Herself’ Feminist Site Is Reclaiming Women’s Bodies From The Objectified Media Portrayals

How Caitlin Stasey’s ‘Herself’ Feminist Site Is Reclaiming Women’s Bodies From The Objectified Media Portrayals

The brewing conversation about modern day feminism has been brewing in the media over the past couple of years and has come to a tipping point where women and men […]

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Diane Kruger Perfectly Articulates Why #AskHerMore Is A Needed Initiative

Diane Kruger Perfectly Articulates Why #AskHerMore Is A Needed Initiative

In 2014 the Representation Project started a social media campaign called ‘Ask her More’ where they encouraged red carpet reporters to ask women about more than just their outfits and […]

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Actress Connie Britton Says She Decided To Stop Looking At Herself In The Mirror

Actress Connie Britton Says She Decided To Stop Looking At Herself In The Mirror

Actress Connie Britton has become a household name over the past few years for her stellar roles on hit shows such as ‘Nashville’, ‘American Horror Story’, and ‘Friday Night Lights’. […]

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Actress Kathleen Rose Perkins Says Feminism Makes Her An Ally To Other Women

Actress Kathleen Rose Perkins Says Feminism Makes Her An Ally To Other Women

Now that the feminist awards, WE MEAN, Golden Globe Awards are over for another year, there is a certain tone that has been set by Hollywood and we are liking […]

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What Evangeline Lilly Almost Got Right About Feminism In Film

What Evangeline Lilly Almost Got Right About Feminism In Film

Brace yourselves ladies and gents, here comes another one. And by that we mean another Hollywood actress who has publicly said something to misrepresent what feminism means. Evangeline Lilly, best […]

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Freida Pinto: “People Who Understand Equality Also Understand Feminism”

Freida Pinto: “People Who Understand Equality Also Understand Feminism”

When was the last time you read an article about feminism that didn’t include some sort of discussion about the stereotypes of feminists: women who are angry, who hate men, […]

Contributors

Being Bullied For Tourette Syndrome, OCD & ADHD Helped Me Become A Conquerer

Being Bullied For Tourette Syndrome, OCD & ADHD Helped Me Become A Conquerer

By Hayley Gripp When I look into a mirror, I catch a glimpse of a pretty girl with red hair. But the longer I study her, the more I begin […]

Causes, Celebrities

Feminism, Gender Equality & That Harry Potter Girl Emma Watson

Feminism, Gender Equality & That Harry Potter Girl Emma Watson

British actress and Brown University graduate Emma Watson is a busy girl. Not only is she known for her career-defining role as Hermione Granger in the ‘Harry Potter’ movie franchise, […]

Entertainment

Actress Zoe Kazan Talks Screenwriting, Harry Potter & Feminism Misnomers

Actress Zoe Kazan Talks Screenwriting, Harry Potter & Feminism Misnomers

If you’ve seen the film ‘Ruby Sparks’ you’re probably familiar with indie stage and screen actress Zoe Kazan. She will next be seen opposite ‘Harry Potter’ himself Daniel Radcliffe and […]

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OITNB’s Uzo Aduba Relishing Her Role Model Status

OITNB’s Uzo Aduba Relishing Her Role Model Status

If you’re a fan of the Netflix hit ‘Orange Is The New Black’ you’ll be familiar with the character Crazy Eyes, played by the incredibly talented actress Uzo Aduba. The […]