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Girl on a Mission

Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Are you sick of the Islamophobia coming from a certain US presidential candidate yet? We know the answer to that… But imagine what it must be like for Muslim men […]

Family Life, Working Women

iBesties Are The Rad STEM Dolls We Wish Were On The Market When WE Were Young!

iBesties Are The Rad STEM Dolls We Wish Were On The Market When WE Were Young!

We’re not joking when we say we wish we had these dolls to play with when we were young! But thankfully the world, and the toy market is changing and […]

Family Life

‘The Princess Who Saved Herself’ Is The Book EVERY Girl Needs To Read

‘The Princess Who Saved Herself’ Is The Book EVERY Girl Needs To Read

If you are a parent with young children, especially daughters, you have no doubt been bombarded with the saturation of Disney Princesses everywhere you turn. They’re online, they’re on your […]

Entertainment, Family Life

How The Burka Avenger Series Is Empowering Girls In Pakistan & Now India

How The Burka Avenger Series Is Empowering Girls In Pakistan & Now India

It has been called one of the most influential fictional characters, the rise of a modern female super hero, and having the potential to affect an entire generation. The Burka […]

Family Life

Mom’s Photography Series On Girls Showing “Strong Is The New Pretty”

Mom’s Photography Series On Girls Showing “Strong Is The New Pretty”

Do you remember a time in your life when you didn’t care two hoots about your appearance and you just lived life? If you’re anything like the ladies at GTHQ, […]

Causes

Youtube Launches International Women’s Day Campaign To Empower Girls

Youtube Launches International Women’s Day Campaign To Empower Girls

If you could go back in time and give your younger self some advice, what would it be? That’s the question Youtube is asking girls this International Women’s Day. March […]

Causes

Coca-Cola Empowers Female Entrepreneurs To Be Business Pillars Of Their Communities

Coca-Cola Empowers Female Entrepreneurs To Be Business Pillars Of Their Communities

Many experts today say that gender equality is the key to development, especially in countries where it is needed the most. The United Nations have state empowering women is number […]

Girl on a Mission

College Grad Creates Empowerment Plan For Detroit’s Homeless Women

College Grad Creates Empowerment Plan For Detroit’s Homeless Women

If you Google ‘female entrepreneurs’ you will see a plethora of news stories and websites that come up in the search results touting the incredible things women are doing all […]

Contributors

How Miss America Saved Me From An Abusive Relationship & A Lifetime Of Victimhood

How Miss America Saved Me From An Abusive Relationship & A Lifetime Of Victimhood

By Aniska Tonge I’m still afraid. Afraid of what people might think or say. Afraid of sharing too much. I am an avid believer in keeping some things, most things, […]

Girl on a Mission

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

In case you aren’t a gamer or don’t really care about anything to do with the gaming world, there is some news you probably should know about. Youtuber Anita Sarkeesian […]

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

10 Women Shed Clothes & Insecurities In Exchange For Beauty

10 Women Shed Clothes & Insecurities In Exchange For Beauty

Most of us women live with various body image insecurities that we’ve come to accept as “part of life”. But what if we dared to step out and do something […]

Causes, Working Women

Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

Verizon’s STEM Campaign Teaches Girls They’re Pretty Brilliant, Not Just Pretty

It’s no secret that women only make up half the workforce in the United States, yet they hold only 25% of jobs in the STEM fields: science, technology, engineering and […]

Family Life

Hear What Moms Want Their Daughters To Know About The World

Hear What Moms Want Their Daughters To Know About The World

Listen up everyone, the world is a sucky place a lot of the time. We genuinely feel that in some ways it is getting worse. However, there are also a […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

The Empowerment Project Journey Ends On A High In NYC

The Empowerment Project Journey Ends On A High In NYC

Oh hey, it’s Dana! It’s certainly a bittersweet moment here…our last blog post for our last city on this glorious trip… HELLO, beautiful Big Apple! That’s right, we’ve officially made […]