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Body Image, Entertainment

New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Postpartum Bodies

New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Postpartum Bodies

As women, we are all too familiar with the phenomenon of the media focusing on women’s postpartum bodies. There is an obsession of seeing how quick supermodels, celebrities and public […]

Contributors

These 4 Rowers Are Set To Make History As The First Women To Cross The Pacific Ocean

These 4 Rowers Are Set To Make History As The First Women To Cross The Pacific Ocean

By Sarah Moshman Four women are rowing across the Pacific Ocean. Right now. It sounds crazy doesn’t it? But you read correctly – 4 women in their 20s, 30s and […]

Working Women

Documentary ‘Pioneers In Skirts’ Tackles Issues Of Equality In The Workplace For Future Generations

Documentary ‘Pioneers In Skirts’ Tackles Issues Of Equality In The Workplace For Future Generations

What is the definition of a pioneer? Essentially it is someone who establishes something or becomes the first to do something that has not existed before. When we talk about […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Is diversity happening in the fashion and modeling industries? Yes indeed! We have seen a huge body image revolution over the past few years which has allowed women of all […]

Girl on a Mission

Civil War Docu Showcasing Women Who Hid Their Gender To Fight For Their Country

Civil War Docu Showcasing Women Who Hid Their Gender To Fight For Their Country

When you think of the Civil War, you normally think of a bunch of guys in thick woolen suits with long musket-type guns and those flat top hats. Images of […]

Sports

‘Between Rings’ Docu Shows Boxing Champ Esther Phiri’s Fight Against Cultural Traditions

‘Between Rings’ Docu Shows Boxing Champ Esther Phiri’s Fight Against Cultural Traditions

Boxing champion Esther Phiri is Zambia’s first female boxer who holds a world title and is a symbol of hope for many women in her native country. Hers is a […]

Entertainment

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

If you aren’t familiar with the whole Gamergate scandal from 2014, where female gamers, game developers and a a particular woman, Anita Sarkeesian who created a Youtube series exposing the […]

Entertainment

‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ Docu Gives Cred To “Angry” Feminism

‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ Docu Gives Cred To “Angry” Feminism

“She’s beautiful when she’s angry” is not just a patronizing statement anymore. Nope, it has now been reclaimed and used as the title for a ground-breaking new documentary examining how […]

Interviews, Sports

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

When you watch ESPN or whatever is your chosen sports destination? What do you see? Your fave football, basketball, or baseball team? What about the commentators? They are usually ex-pro […]

Body Image

‘I Am What’s Underneath’ Film Documents The Universal Struggle For Self-Acceptance

‘I Am What’s Underneath’ Film Documents The Universal Struggle For Self-Acceptance

You may already be familiar with what the Style Like U team have been doing over the past year and a bit. Aside from focusing on style, beauty and telling […]

Interviews

“Dream, Girl” Documentary Encouraging Women To be Ambitious

“Dream, Girl” Documentary Encouraging Women To be Ambitious

Earlier this year we connected with an awesome female-driven website based out of New York called Feminist Wednesday, who also featured us as part of their series profiling women who […]

Entertainment

‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

Last month we shared an awesome video called ‘Shine‘ which saw a group of women shed their inhibitions and clothes in the name of confidence and body positivity. The result […]

Body Image, Entertainment

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

By Hanna Aneröd I’ve always been interested in women who challenge norms in one way or another. I think it’s important that everyone can decide on an identity for themselves […]

Interviews, Sports

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Meet Samantha Gash, a woman who is literally blazing a trail around the world. This Australian powerhouse became the first female, and youngest person ever to complete The 4 Desert […]

Girl on a Mission

The Body Image Docu Teaching Us To Love, Not Loathe It

The Body Image Docu Teaching Us To Love, Not Loathe It

If someone asked you what you love about your body, you might pause for a minute then list maybe one or two things. But if you were asked what you […]