Post Tagged with: "diversity"

Creativity

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

We say it often and we’ll say it again: art is one of the most powerful forms of resistance today, and always has been throughout history. It has a way […]

Interviews

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

We’re knee-deep in turbulent political times here in the United States, an indeed around the world. As we wake up each day, scroll through our Twitter feeds and wonder what […]

Girl on a Mission

Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

The power of representation can never be underestimated. For many of us who grew looking at mainstream media and feeling like we didn’t belong due to the limited representations on […]

Fashion & Beauty

Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

Standing Ovation For British Vogue’s New Editor Hiring A Number Of People Of Color

There has been plenty of talk about diversity in the fashion industry over the past few years, yet we are still seeing a huge disparity in terms of people of […]

Boys We Like

AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

If you’ve been paying attention to any of the conversations about equality in Hollywood, you will most likely be familiar with the stats around female directors, or lack thereof. According […]

Working Women

The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

If there was anything that could get the interwebs talking about workplace diversity, it is the now infamous internal memo written by former Google employee James Damore who wrote at […]

Celebrities

Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

Gina Rodriguez Talks Purity Culture, Feminism & Diversity Onscreen with Bust Magazine

She may play a sort-of conservative, family woman who was brought up with religious values in her household when it comes to sexuality, but Gina Rodriguez’s onscreen character in her […]

Entertainment

How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

How ‘Girls Trip’ Proved A Black, Female-Driven Comedy Can Appeal To A Mass Audience

Any serious executive in the film industry still insisting that diversity doesn’t win big at the box office clearly hasn’t been paying attention to 2017 so far. This summer’s breakout […]

Entertainment

Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Can A New Film & TV Ratings System Eliminate Gender Stereotypes And Promote Diversity?

Over the past few years, as a number of institutions and organizations release report after report showing the huge disparities for women and minority groups, we have seen a variety […]

Contributors

Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

By Kelly Stickel, CEO & Founder of Remodista Anyone who has hiring responsibility for sales people knows what a challenging ongoing task that can be. Creating a competitive team that is […]

Entertainment

Cast Members From Netflix’s ‘Glow’ On Why This Show Is A Winner For Female Empowerment

Cast Members From Netflix’s ‘Glow’ On Why This Show Is A Winner For Female Empowerment

If you haven’t yet binge-watched Netflix’s ‘Glow’, we’re not kidding when we say “run, don’t walk” to your streaming device now! Seriously, you will inhale each episode and immediately crave […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Birthright: A War Story’ Exposes War On Repro Rights, HP Pushes For Diversity

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Birthright: A War Story’ Exposes War On Repro Rights, HP Pushes For Diversity

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we get to share the videos we are watching right now with our readers, especially because they revolve around […]

Contributors

I Write Children’s Books Feat. Diverse Characters So Girls Of Color Feel Represented In What They Read

I Write Children’s Books Feat. Diverse Characters So Girls Of Color Feel Represented In What They Read

By Avril O’Reilly For a very long time I have been working on a book project that I didn’t think anyone would want. I felt that my books had a […]

Body Image, Interviews

Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

By now we’re all accustomed to the narrow beauty standards that grace the pages of nearly every mainstream beauty and fashion magazine and digital platform. Only 5% of women are […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Ultimate ‘Star Wars’ Fan Video & The Heineken Video Pepsi Wishes It Made

FEMINIST FRIDAY: The Ultimate ‘Star Wars’ Fan Video & The Heineken Video Pepsi Wishes It Made

Welcome to another edition of our weekly Feminist Friday series, where we get to share our favorite videos of the week with our readers! This week we’re geeking out, bridging […]