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Contributors, Entertainment

'Maleficent Mistress of Evil' poster | Disney

Why We Should Celebrate The Feminine Power Of Maleficent

By Paige Sheffield Let’s start with a fairly popular opinion: we need to see a larger number of strong women portrayed in the media. We’ve made a lot of progress […]

Entertainment

Lara Croft Tomb Raider video game character

Revolutionary Or Underwhelming? The Impact Of Lara Croft On Gaming Culture And Beyond

From the moment that she first appeared on our gaming screens, Lara Croft captivated a wide fanbase of players who were immediately hooked by the franchise. As one of the […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Docu Feat. Female Tech Entrepreneurs & ‘The Breadwinner’ Animated Film

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Docu Feat. Female Tech Entrepreneurs & ‘The Breadwinner’ Animated Film

Welcome to another Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we share a handful of our fave videos that we can’t get enough of right now! This week is all about […]

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The Celebrities Who Exemplify The Quote “Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History”

The Celebrities Who Exemplify The Quote “Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History”

Have you ever asked yourself what makes a woman powerful? Is it her educational background? Is it her well-connected parents? Is it the way she dresses? Or perhaps her career […]

Causes, Celebrities

Angelina Jolie’s Powerful Speech On The Global Epidemic Of Violence Against Women

Angelina Jolie’s Powerful Speech On The Global Epidemic Of Violence Against Women

Award-winning actress, director and humanitarian Angelina Jolie is well known for her work on-screen as well as off. And we’re talking way beyond Hollywood. She is a passionate advocate for […]

Entertainment

Hillary Clinton, Angelina Jolie, Aamir Khan & More Of Our Fave WITW Moments

Hillary Clinton, Angelina Jolie, Aamir Khan & More Of Our Fave WITW Moments

The 6th annual Women In The World Summit, hosted by The Daily Beast founder Tina Brown, just took place in New York City. Every year we have watched their coverage […]

Politics

Angelina Jolie Opens Center In The UK To Fight Warzone Violence Against Women

Angelina Jolie Opens Center In The UK To Fight Warzone Violence Against Women

You know that #askhermore social media campaign that everyone is talking about? This is the kind of news that needs to be talked about between reporters and female celebrities on […]

Politics

Angelina Jolie Shares Her Experience Visiting Displaced Syrian And Iraqi Refugees

Angelina Jolie Shares Her Experience Visiting Displaced Syrian And Iraqi Refugees

Award-winning actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie certainly isn’t wasting time being upset about missing out on a Best Director nomination at this year’s Academy Awards for her film ‘Unbroken’. She […]

Causes, Celebrities

Emma Watson Named As UN Women Goodwill Ambassador

Emma Watson Named As UN Women Goodwill Ambassador

British actress Emma Watson has been named as the latest UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. She joins the likes of Charlize Theron, Mia Farrow and of course Angelina Jolie (who is […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Free The Nipple!

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Free The Nipple!

Free the nipple is an important social movement which has been causing a lot of controversy lately in the media. Scout Willis was snapped walking down a busy New York […]

Celebrities, Politics

Angelina Jolie Hosts Landmark Summit To End Rape In Conflict Zones

Angelina Jolie Hosts Landmark Summit To End Rape In Conflict Zones

In December 2013 we brought you news about a revolutionary first-of-its-kind summit that was being launched by Academy Award-winning actress and humanitarian extraordinaire, Angelina Jolie. Well this week it finally […]

Entertainment

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

Maleficent ain’t messin’ around y’all! Remember in 2013 how ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire‘ was the highest grossing film of the year, beating out ‘Iron Man 3’ and the ‘Thor: […]

Celebrities

Elle Fanning: Women Don’t Always Need A Love Interest In Films

Elle Fanning: Women Don’t Always Need A Love Interest In Films

Attention Elle Fanning, you are our next gen feminist hero! The 16 year old accomplished actress and younger sister of Dakota isn’t exactly well-known tabloid fodder, nor does she make […]

Causes

Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

When Angelina Jolie wrote an article in the New York Times in 2013 detailing her elective double mastectomy surgery because she was at risk of having breast cancer due to […]

Celebrities

Angelina Jolie-Directed ‘Unbroken’ Showcases Her Passion For The Human Spirit

Angelina Jolie-Directed ‘Unbroken’ Showcases Her Passion For The Human Spirit

As if Angelina Jolie isn’t busy enough being married to one of Hollywood’s hottest male actors, being one of the hottest female actors herself, and raising 6 kids. Oh also, […]