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Feminism, Girl on a Mission

China’s “Feminist Five” Activists Continue To Fight For Women’s Rights Despite Opposition

China’s “Feminist Five” Activists Continue To Fight For Women’s Rights Despite Opposition

You may recall the story of 5 Chinese feminist activists arrested in 2015 for “creating a disturbance”, which in real talk means they were organizing a march for International Women’s […]

Fashion & Beauty

How Asian Designers And Brands Are Giving Western Fashion Icons A Run For Their Money

How Asian Designers And Brands Are Giving Western Fashion Icons A Run For Their Money

Many high-profile fashion brands appear to be ridiculously successful on the surface. Celebrities wear their clothes, their collections make headlines when they appear on the catwalks in Paris and Milan, […]

Politics

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

In April 2015, five Chinese feminist activists gained the attention of global media headlines for their arrest after protesting against domestic violence issues in the country. It caused a major […]

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Why Some Of The World’s Most Popular Websites Are Banned In Some Countries

Why Some Of The World’s Most Popular Websites Are Banned In Some Countries

The most popular websites in the world are daily standbys for millions, if not billions, of people. Sites like Google, Facebook, Twitter, eBay, and YouTube provide services and entertainment that, […]

Politics

China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

On March 6 five Chinese women were detained by Police because they were suspected of creating a disturbance. What they were really doing was preparing for a protest on March […]

Causes, Politics

Chinese Woman Starts A Detective Agency To Battle For Wronged Wives

Chinese Woman Starts A Detective Agency To Battle For Wronged Wives

Forget Goldie Hawn, Bette Midler and Diane Keaton, coz the ‘First Wives Club’ ain’t got nothin’ on this story! Chinese woman Zhang Yufen is the creator of the Alliance Against […]

Politics

China Drafts New Anti-Domestic Violence Bill For The 1st Time In Its History

China Drafts New Anti-Domestic Violence Bill For The 1st Time In Its History

China has just released information about a new law which allows the definition and prosecution of domestic violence. That’s right, up until now, there was no such law protecting its […]

Working Women

China’s First Female Fighter Pilots Showing The Skies Have No Gender Limits

China’s First Female Fighter Pilots Showing The Skies Have No Gender Limits

November 2014 was an important month in the history of China. Between November 11-16 the People’s Liberation Army of China showed the world their first ever female recruits during the […]

Working Women

Indiegogo & Pandora Have More Female Employees Than Most Tech Companies

Indiegogo & Pandora Have More Female Employees Than Most Tech Companies

Tech is an area that is sorely lacking diversity. When Google first released their diversity report in May 2014, other major Silicon Valle luminaries decided to follow suit, including Facebook, […]

Fashion & Beauty

Asia’s First Vogue Covergirl Talks Diets, Designers, & Staying True To Herself

Asia’s First Vogue Covergirl Talks Diets, Designers, & Staying True To Herself

Chinese supermodel Fei Fei Sun may not be a household name like the Naomi’s, Cara’s, Kate’s and Tyra’s of the fashion world, but she sure as hell has a career […]

Causes

Chinese Female Students Name & Shame Companies Who Practice Gender Discrimination

Chinese Female Students Name & Shame Companies Who Practice Gender Discrimination

So here we are, in the year 2014 and yep, we’re still battling discrimination and equality as women. It’s easy to laugh it off and not let it bother us, […]