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Fashion & Beauty

Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Faith and feminism: sounds a little bit like a juxtaposition right? And what about if you add fashion into that mix? Sure there are countries where Muslim women are under […]

Family Life, Working Women

Goldie Blox Teaches Girls Being A Princess Is Hurting Their Career Choices

Goldie Blox Teaches Girls Being A Princess Is Hurting Their Career Choices

If you haven’t heard about Goldie Blox, here’s a quick catch up. It is a new toy available for girls created by female engineer Debbie Sterling from Stanford University in […]

Celebrities

Jennifer Connelly: “Being Happy Is More Important Than Being Beautiful”

Jennifer Connelly: “Being Happy Is More Important Than Being Beautiful”

Jennifer Connelly is one of those Hollywood actresses whom we admire. She is uber successful, has amazing eyebrows (!) and doesn’t allow her private life to be cheap tabloid fodder. […]

Boys We Like

The Video Compelling Men To Do More To Prevent Gender Violence

The Video Compelling Men To Do More To Prevent Gender Violence

Meet Jeremy Loveday (through the interwebs, at least.) He is rad and we love his message. He is a writer, poet and performance artist from Victoria, Canada who likes to […]

Causes, Politics

Dear Victims Of Rape: It’s All Your Fault!

Dear Victims Of Rape: It’s All Your Fault!

Don’t you love a controversial statement like that! Well before you shoot the messenger, remember what kind of a site this is, and you should also know we didn’t say […]

Girl on a Mission

Here’s Why We Think Tavi Gevinson Is An Awesome Role Model For Teen Girls

Here’s Why We Think Tavi Gevinson Is An Awesome Role Model For Teen Girls

Forget all the high profile celebrities out there who are singers, actors, sports stars etc, because there is a new breed of role model in town! They are bloggers and […]

Entertainment

Hey Boys, Geek Girls Have Nothing To Prove To You!

Hey Boys, Geek Girls Have Nothing To Prove To You!

It’s ironic that male geeks like to come down on girl geeks and gamer girls, saying they aren’t real geeks or that they don’t know how to really play games […]

Body Image

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

It’s been a point of contention ever since the Mattel doll was released upon the world in 1959, created by businesswoman Ruth Handler. The argument being, is this doll realistically […]