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Interviews

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Adoption is a major life-changing issue. When you meet families in the US who have adopted children from other countries (think Angelina Jolie or Madonna) or who adopt interracially, it […]

Girl on a Mission

Feminist Author & Journalist Mona Eltahawy Says The Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution

Feminist Author & Journalist Mona Eltahawy Says The Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution

She is a somewhat polarizing figure, but author, journalist, and outspoken Muslim feminist Mona Eltahawy is responsible for sparking some very important conversations about the representation of women in Arab […]

Interviews

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

When you look at the three biggest trending topics in news right now, three recurring these will pop up: racism, stereotypes and beauty. The riots, protests and unrest in Baltimore […]

Interviews

Affairs, Marriage, Lies & Love: How A Preacher Learned From Failure In This New Novel

Affairs, Marriage, Lies & Love: How A Preacher Learned From Failure In This New Novel

The separation of church and state. It is a contentious issue at best in America today, and around the world. The biggest news stories when it comes to churches in […]

Entertainment

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Says Feminism Is An Integral Part Of Her Writing

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Says Feminism Is An Integral Part Of Her Writing

She is more recently known as a the woman who was featured on Beyonce’s “***Flawless” track and credited with influencing the singer’s feminist ideals, but author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s feminism […]

Entertainment

‘Vivian Apple’ Author Katie Coyle On Writing A Feminist, Diverse Female-Driven Series

‘Vivian Apple’ Author Katie Coyle On Writing A Feminist, Diverse Female-Driven Series

There are certainly no shortage of cool young adult book series featuring a lead female character. Just look at the huge success of Divergent, The Hunger Games, Twilight and those […]

Interviews

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

We all remember the movie ‘Mean Girls’ starring Lindsay Lohan as an outcast who tries to fit in with a female clique by changing herself and covering up her past. […]

Contributors

Why The Benefits of Sisterhood Will ALWAYS Outweigh Bitchy Dramz

Why The Benefits of Sisterhood Will ALWAYS Outweigh Bitchy Dramz

After reading “Stiletto Network” by Pamela Ryckman, 24 year old Deja Jones got the idea of starting her own networking group for young women her ages 17-30 where they could […]

Interviews

Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay

Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay

Meet Jane Wells. On the surface she looks like a normal woman, but what lies beneath is a story of heartbreak and pain beyond what many of us can even […]

Contributors

12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

History can be pretty dry at times. It isn’t until later in life that we start to see any semblance of relevance or even get excited. As a woman and […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Keltie Knight Gives Us An Insider View On Love, Hollywood, & The Pressure To Look Good

Keltie Knight Gives Us An Insider View On Love, Hollywood, & The Pressure To Look Good

Keltie Knight is one Hollywood personality who doesn’t necessarily play by the rules, and it has served her well! That’s not to say she doesn’t ooze professionalism, dedication, hard work, […]

Celebrities

Chelsea Handler: “Women Need To Take Care Of Other Women”

Chelsea Handler: “Women Need To Take Care Of Other Women”

Chelsea Handler is known for being a few things: A celebrity, a comedian, a late night talk show host, an author and an all-round ballsy chick! This week was no […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Courageous Burn Victim Reveals Her Face To The Public For The First Time

Courageous Burn Victim Reveals Her Face To The Public For The First Time

Yes we know, this picture is deceiving, but we didn’t want to give anything away too soon, because this is an incredible story you have to hear. Turia Pitt is […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Wonder Women: Sex, Power & The Quest For Perfection

Wonder Women: Sex, Power & The Quest For Perfection

The modern day woman has a lot of pressure. We are expected to be career women, highly educated, take up leadership roles, yet do all this whilst balancing a (hopefully) […]

Celebrities

Joan Collins’ Advice To Young Women About Unrealistic Beauty Standards

Joan Collins’ Advice To Young Women About Unrealistic Beauty Standards

Joan Collins is one of those living legends in the entertainment world. She is 80, has had a very long career in Hollywood and is still talked about and looked […]