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Lifestyle

Challenges Students Face While Pursuing Their Education Dream

Challenges Students Face While Pursuing Their Education Dream

From the first day students set foot in college, every student has a dream of graduating at the top of their class, getting that dream job and finally living the […]

Fashion & Beauty

Burt’s Bees Celebrates Women Who Turn Their Challenges Into Strengths In New Campaign

Burt’s Bees Celebrates Women Who Turn Their Challenges Into Strengths In New Campaign

When we look at the type of beauty campaigns being shown in mainstream media today, compared to what was being shown 10 years ago, a LOT has changed. It was […]

Working Women

This Jewish Girls’ School Is Challenging The Status Quo By Including Feminism In Its Lessons

This Jewish Girls’ School Is Challenging The Status Quo By Including Feminism In Its Lessons

We’re all familiar with the definition of feminism: the social, political and economic equality of the sexes. But we believe there should be a fourth strand added: religion. It is […]

Body Image

Award-Winning Image From Australian Photographer Challenges Beach Body Standards

Award-Winning Image From Australian Photographer Challenges Beach Body Standards

Are you beach body ready? Do you want a simple 5-step routine to get that beach body everyone is talking about? Why haven’t you got a beach body yet? How […]

Causes, Entertainment

Marvel Launches Initiative To Encourage Girls In STEM To Promote ‘Ant-Man’ Movie

Marvel Launches Initiative To Encourage Girls In STEM To Promote ‘Ant-Man’ Movie

Ok we know there have been lots of discussions surrounding Marvel Studios’ lack of a female-driven superhero movie, but we should not be so quick to accuse them of sexism […]

Fashion & Beauty

Designer Uses Disabled Models To Challenge Perceptions Of Beauty At Tokyo Fashion Week

Designer Uses Disabled Models To Challenge Perceptions Of Beauty At Tokyo Fashion Week

We’ve seen it happen at New York a couple of times, and Paris, but now it has extended to Japan. The trend of diversifying beauty and showcasing it on the […]

Girl on a Mission

This Millennial Muslim Feminist Blogger Is Challenging Media Stereotypes With Her Narrative

This Millennial Muslim Feminist Blogger Is Challenging Media Stereotypes With Her Narrative

When you hear the word “feminist” images of Rose the Riveter or Gloria Steinem often come to mind. We think of women who are fighting against gender inequality in society, […]

Fashion & Beauty

JC Penney & Nordstrom Feature Disabled People In New Campaigns

JC Penney & Nordstrom Feature Disabled People In New Campaigns

Two major department store brands have thrown their hats in the ring in the name of diversity and better representation for, you know, actual humans. JC Penney and Nordstrom both […]

Celebrities

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

It was a who’s who of the film industry at the Women in Film’s Crystal + Lucy Awards held in Los Angeles recently. And we don’t just mean who’s who […]

Entertainment

This Ted Talk Breaks Down The Shocking Amount Of Time Women Spend On Their Appearance

This Ted Talk Breaks Down The Shocking Amount Of Time Women Spend On Their Appearance

Tracey Spicer is an Australian journalist and media personality. She can regularly be seen presenting the news, and has done so for a very long time. She has also just […]

Body Image

The Company Making Mannequins Molded On Disabled People

The Company Making Mannequins Molded On Disabled People

Who is perfect? No one. And that’s the slogan for a company who decided to do something thought-provoking and challenge society’s notion of that very word. An organization supporting the […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, The Empowerment Project, Working Women

Lake Bell: Having A Vagina Shouldn’t Stop You From Being A Filmmaker

Lake Bell: Having A Vagina Shouldn’t Stop You From Being A Filmmaker

For every female director, there are 15.24 male ones, according to a study shown in IndieWire, but are there signs of this changing any time soon? While there are some […]