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Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

It seems we have reached a moment in the zeitgeist where it is now commonplace to see advertising campaigns that aren’t built on the premise of enforcing and leveraging women’s […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feminism At TEDWomen & Dads Teaching Daughters To Be Confident

Since this will be our last installment of our weekly Feminist Friday series for 2016, we figured it made sense to end on a festive note, as well as share […]

Sports

It’s Not Just Women, We Need To See More Girls Playing Sports Through Puberty

It’s Not Just Women, We Need To See More Girls Playing Sports Through Puberty

By Cassie Brewer As young children, girls and boys are encouraged to get out and play sports. No one is excluded, Everyone has a chance to show their stuff on […]

Contributors

Self-Worth Is Not Just An Ideal, It Is The Key To Living In Confidence, Power & Purpose

Self-Worth Is Not Just An Ideal, It Is The Key To Living In Confidence, Power & Purpose

By Shinjini Das Self-worth is a fascinating concept, because as simple as it is to believe that self-worth should indeed radiate from within, more often than not, girls around the […]

Interviews

Author Cara Bradley Is Helping Women Wake Up To Their Potential In Her New Book ‘On The Verge’

Author Cara Bradley Is Helping Women Wake Up To Their Potential In Her New Book ‘On The Verge’

What does it mean to you to live life “on the verge”? The phrase can carry a certain sense of anxiety, or foreboding, but that most likely comes from the […]

Body Image, Sports

Amanda Bingson’s ESPN Body Issue Cover Is What We Need To See More Of In Magazines!

Amanda Bingson’s ESPN Body Issue Cover Is What We Need To See More Of In Magazines!

In 2014, the annual ESPN Body Image issue featured pro baseball player Prince Fielder who caused a huge stir because of his physique which is outside the general norms seen […]

Contributors

What I Learned About Myself When I Started Traveling Solo

What I Learned About Myself When I Started Traveling Solo

By Kelly Smith They say you can only find yourself once you get lost. I always thought about myself as a genuine traveler, but last summer I realized that I’ve […]

Contributors

The Day I Decided Not To Let Acne Control My Life Any Longer

The Day I Decided Not To Let Acne Control My Life Any Longer

By Cassie M Brewer This is what I know for sure: life is too short, and you are too awesome, beautiful, and interesting to make yourself miserable over something you […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model & Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Brings Confidence To The UK Runway

Model & Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Brings Confidence To The UK Runway

Katie Piper is the face you’d most likely see next to the definition of “success is the best revenge” if there were a book of life sayings as common as […]

Celebrities

Patricia Arquette & The ‘Boyhood’ Effect: “You’re Not Supposed To Age In Hollywood”

Patricia Arquette & The ‘Boyhood’ Effect: “You’re Not Supposed To Age In Hollywood”

She is set to win the trifecta of awards for her role as Olivia Evans in ‘Boyhood’. She already swooped up the award for Best Supporting Actress at the Golden […]

Interviews

How Jodi Guber Turned Body Image Into A Business, Inspiring Women To Love Themselves

How Jodi Guber Turned Body Image Into A Business, Inspiring Women To Love Themselves

We were first introduced to Jodi Guber in the summer of 2014. We heard about her brand of yoga clothing, Beyond Yoga, thought it was cool, and left it at […]

Causes

All-Female Band Teaching Women To Feel “Enough” With This Video

All-Female Band Teaching Women To Feel “Enough” With This Video

“Am I enough?” It’s a phrase women ask of themselves every day. We may not be bold enough to admit it out loud, but when probed a little, we all […]

Body Image

New Campaign Encourages Women To ‘Go Boldly’ In The Direction Of True Beauty

New Campaign Encourages Women To ‘Go Boldly’ In The Direction Of True Beauty

The world is in no shortage of superficial images and messages in the media, fashion and advertising. We are constantly bombarded with people and companies telling us that once we […]

Body Image

‘Measure Me Beautiful’ Campaign Fighting Body Bullies & Self-Loathing

‘Measure Me Beautiful’ Campaign Fighting Body Bullies & Self-Loathing

Our awesome friends at Smartglamour have teamed up with the gals behind the body positive blog Stylaphile to launch an awesome new campaign called ‘Measure Me Beautiful‘. It sounds a […]

Body Image, Contributors

How One Blogger Said “F#ck You!” To Negative Body Image Messages

How One Blogger Said “F#ck You!” To Negative Body Image Messages

We love Kat Lazo! If you aren’t yet familiar with the name, you gotta check out her amazing TEDx Talk she gave on how the digital age has impacted feminism, […]