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Entertainment

‘Morning Sun In Wuhan’ Draws On Author’s Experience Seeing Community Come Together In Dark Times

‘Morning Sun In Wuhan’ Draws On Author’s Experience Seeing Community Come Together In Dark Times

A new Middle Grade novel, ‘Morning Sun in Wuhan’ (out November 8, Clarion Books) from author Ying Chang Compestine offers readers a different perspective on the global pandemic brought on […]

Interviews

30 Years Of Muslim-American History Recounted Through The Collective Memory Of A Community In ‘AN ACT OF WORSHIP’

30 Years Of Muslim-American History Recounted Through The Collective Memory Of A Community In ‘AN ACT OF WORSHIP’

Storytelling is a medium that privileges the storyteller. The person writing the script, directing the action, choosing the footage, and making executive decisions about what we as audiences see and […]

Interviews

Latina Fitness Entrepreneur Turns To TikTok To Build Community And Grow Her Business

Latina Fitness Entrepreneur Turns To TikTok To Build Community And Grow Her Business

From feelings of judgement to the serious and intense atmosphere, going to the gym as a woman can be ‘gymtimidating,’ causing some to steer clear of gyms altogether. Grace Stone, […]

Contributors

7 UK Universities With An LGBTQIA+ Friendly Approach

7 UK Universities With An LGBTQIA+ Friendly Approach

By Madeline Miller In the United Kingdom, people in the LGBTQ+ community are celebrating great achievements like an LGBTQ+ museum. Since May 2022, the museum has become a staple for […]

Causes

8 Simple Things You Can Do To Give Back To Your Community

8 Simple Things You Can Do To Give Back To Your Community

Giving back to your community can be easy and rewarding. There are many ways that you can give back, and it doesn’t have to involve a lot of time or […]

Girl on a Mission

CEO & Author Janessa Rose Perez Redefining Motivational Speaking And Activism

CEO & Author Janessa Rose Perez Redefining Motivational Speaking And Activism

By Mercedes Vizcaino Although Latinas have been disproportionately affected the most by the economic fallout the pandemic has inflicted, accounting for 45% job loss in the U.S.; there is also […]

Girl on a Mission

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One Woman’s Short Life Leaves A Lasting Impact Of Love & Literacy In Her Community

By Adi Weinberg During her short lifetime, Dr. Hindi Krinsky managed to touch the lives and hearts of hundreds within the Long Island and Brooklyn communities. By dedicating herself entirely […]

Interviews

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‘Unorthodox’ Creator/Producer Alexa Karolinski On The Series Taking The World By Storm

If there is one TV series that we believe has set the world on fire and provoked meaningful conversations about life, love, and community during the COVID-19 stay-at-home mandates, it […]

Interviews

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

If you just watched the video above and it got you thinking, “what IS my hustle?”, then you will want to get to know entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland. She is the […]

Working Women

How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

For many of us, the Women’s March held on January 21st 2017 was a turning point politically and socially. It marked the start of a wave of activism not just […]

Family Life

Feminist Retirement Home In Paris Celebrates Aging With The Message “Growing Old Is Not An Illness”

Feminist Retirement Home In Paris Celebrates Aging With The Message “Growing Old Is Not An Illness”

From the messages coming out of Hollywood as well as the fashion and beauty industry, women are taught from an early age that growing old is not cool. Endless campaigns […]

Girl on a Mission

Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

Instead Of Retiring At 70, Gina Glantz Launched A Website Dedicated To Fighting For Gender Equality

When most career people turn 70, they start to look forward to retirement. Not so for Gina Glantz, the woman who decided to use that milestone as an excuse to […]

Boys We Like

Vanuatu Surfing Association Launched Community Initiative To Battle Domestic Violence

Vanuatu Surfing Association Launched Community Initiative To Battle Domestic Violence

You may already know about the White Ribbon Campaign, which is observed in over 60 countries around the world. It is a day that recognizes the need to end violence […]

Interviews

YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

We have just endured one of the most divisive, agonizing and, at times, heartbreaking elections in modern US history. Let’s be honest, we ALL felt it! The reason we as […]

Family Life

Mom/Hero Launches Prom For Kids With Autism & Special Needs In Her Community

Mom/Hero Launches Prom For Kids With Autism & Special Needs In Her Community

Looking for a positive news story to brighten your day? As always, we’ve got your back! Joy Cameron is a mom and Shero from Boise, Idaho who is transforming the […]