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Family Life

'Lali's Feather' by Farhana Zia, Illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman. Image courtesy of Peachtree publishing.

8 Children’s Books Celebrating AA/PI Heritage Month You Should Add To Your Collection

May is Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and in the spirit of our mission to amplify books that celebrate diversity and culture in America (especially in light of the frightening […]

Entertainment

No Surprise: The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Women Have Lower Wage Gap & Better Repro Health Access

No Surprise: The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Women Have Lower Wage Gap & Better Repro Health Access

March is a time to look back and celebrate women who have made history, but beyond that we like to constantly look for the changemakers of today, and how we […]

Contributors

All Are Welcome: Diversity & Inclusion Expert On Creating Change In The Workplace With Results

All Are Welcome: Diversity & Inclusion Expert On Creating Change In The Workplace With Results

The following is an excerpt from ‘All Are Welcome: How to Build a Real Workplace Culture of Inclusion that Delivers Results‘ (McGraw Hill, Feb 2022) from Cynthia Owyoung. Cynthia is […]

Fashion & Beauty

Why Is It Important For Brands to Include Sun Care For All Skin Tones?

Why Is It Important For Brands to Include Sun Care For All Skin Tones?

By Nicole McCray Diversity in the skincare industry quickly gains momentum as more brands include products for different skin tones and skin types. However, product diversity could use some improvement […]

Girl on a Mission

Why White Kids Should Read Books About Non-White Protagonists

Why White Kids Should Read Books About Non-White Protagonists

By Payal Doshi Often a ‘well-intentioned’ person has said that my novel about a girl from India who embarks on a magical quest to find her brother would be perfect […]

Working Women

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

By Reshma Moorthy, CEO of Frontier Technologies Inc Any woman, especially a woman of color, knows the feeling of stepping into a room full of people who don’t look like […]

Entertainment

It’s Time For Gen Z To Lead The Conversation About What It Means To Be An American.

It’s Time For Gen Z To Lead The Conversation About What It Means To Be An American.

By Cameron Katz It’s 2006, and my parents are driving my sister and I somewhere that feels really far away. I’m six and she’s five, and we’re watching ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ […]

Interviews

The FFFL team (Dr. Sophia Yen furthest to right) at the 2020 SheEO Summit.

Get Familiar With The Female-Led Org. Keeping Corporate Diversity Initiatives Accountable To The Public

We’re all familiar with diversity initiatives and what they can potentially represent. Especially in the corporate environment, where we see a huge lack of women in leadership, and especially minority […]

Body Image

Body Image Expert Releases Body Positive Book To Change The Way The World Sees Female Beauty

Body Image Expert Releases Body Positive Book To Change The Way The World Sees Female Beauty

Each of us has our own unique relationship with body image, and it’s safe to say it is hard to find a person on the planet who consumes media, fashion […]

Fashion & Beauty

How Body-Positive Clothing Brands Benefit All Women

How Body-Positive Clothing Brands Benefit All Women

As each new year begins, many companies clear out their old inventory and flood their shelves with new wardrobe items. While most brands prepare their seasons based on trends, buyer […]

Interviews

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Every successful entrepreneur has one sentence in common: “My parents thought I was crazy.” So it goes for Stacy Kirk, one of the only Black female founders of a major […]

Working Women

Entrepreneur, Author & Business Coach Joyce Johnson Speaks On Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Finance

Entrepreneur, Author & Business Coach Joyce Johnson Speaks On Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Finance

By Joyce Johnson Wall Street and the finance industry as a whole look a lot like an “all white boys club.” The industry does little to disguise their homogeneity. However, […]

Contributors, Entertainment

‘American Pie Girls’ Rules’ Star Natasha Behnam On Choosing Not To Change Herself To Fit Hollywood’s Narrow Standards

‘American Pie Girls’ Rules’ Star Natasha Behnam On Choosing Not To Change Herself To Fit Hollywood’s Narrow Standards

A few months ago, when speaking about our industry, a fellow actor and dear friend of mine said to me, “if your truth isn’t accepted somewhere, why would you want […]

Contributors

Why Tolerance, Diversity & Inclusion Should Be Non-Negotiable Human Rights

Why Tolerance, Diversity & Inclusion Should Be Non-Negotiable Human Rights

By Aneeza Haleem “Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.” — Maya Angelou Tolerance, diversity and inclusion should not be political […]

Feminism

'Collisions' still image | Photo: Frazer Bradshaw

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Films And Videos Showing How Immigration And Diversity Is Our Strength

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That part of the week where we share a handful of our fave videos right now, centered around an intersectional feminist theme. We have […]