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Working Women

How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

The gender pay gap is a central issue in the modern business world, but is this disparity present even in the most senior positions? Are women at the top being […]

Contributors

How I Learned Feminism Is Not A Zero Sum Game Or A Threat To My Masculinity

How I Learned Feminism Is Not A Zero Sum Game Or A Threat To My Masculinity

By Tony Rinna The room was filled with professional women from various backgrounds, striking up conversations, exchanging ideas and enjoying themselves. The sense of sisterhood was palpable, and the ladies […]

Working Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

Most of us are familiar with the gender wage gap in existence throughout the workforce today. In the US, women make 77c to every $1 a man makes, and that […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

In India, where you are from and who you are matters. We’re not just talking about gender inequality and the patriarchal and conservative cultural norms that are the root of […]

Family Life

Awra Amba – The Ethiopian Village Where Men, Women & Children Are All Considered Equal

Awra Amba – The Ethiopian Village Where Men, Women & Children Are All Considered Equal

Imagine living in a place free from the world’s social norms about gender. Where men and women have equal status and there is no sense of what one must do […]

Boys We Like

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

He made history in May after being elected as London’s new mayor. Sadiq Khan, 45, the son of a Pakistani bus driver, became the first practicing Muslim to lead a […]

Creativity

India’s 1st Female Rapper Hard Kaur On Feminism, New Single ‘Sherni’ & Why She’s “Had Enough”

India’s 1st Female Rapper Hard Kaur On Feminism, New Single ‘Sherni’ & Why She’s “Had Enough”

For those who don’t speak Hindi, allow rapper Hard Kaur to give you a crash course that you are not likely to forget. She is better known as India’s first […]

Celebrities

Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Dame Helen Mirren is certainly not one to mince words. The celebrated and award-winning actress has seen success throughout multiple decades of her life, making her somewhat of an anomaly. […]

Boys We Like, Celebrities

Woke Bae Channing Tatum On Rape Culture, Feminism, & The Importance Of Sex Education

Woke Bae Channing Tatum On Rape Culture, Feminism, & The Importance Of Sex Education

We love the growing list of woke bae male feminists who are speaking out about gender equality. The thing about feminism is that it’s not just a movement that affects […]

Politics

Will This Oscar-Winning Film Help Pakistan End Honor Killings & Gender Violence?

Will This Oscar-Winning Film Help Pakistan End Honor Killings & Gender Violence?

You may be familiar with the short ‘A Girl in The River: The price of Forgiveness’ which won best documentary short at this year’s Academy Awards. Canadian-Pakistani director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy […]

Working Women

This Jewish Girls’ School Is Challenging The Status Quo By Including Feminism In Its Lessons

This Jewish Girls’ School Is Challenging The Status Quo By Including Feminism In Its Lessons

We’re all familiar with the definition of feminism: the social, political and economic equality of the sexes. But we believe there should be a fourth strand added: religion. It is […]

Boys We Like

Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

The three most dangerous words in the world are “It’s a girl”, according to a very powerful documentary with that phrase as it’s title. Released in 2011, the documentary was […]

Politics

Egyptian Feminist Author Mona Eltahawy Explains Why Feminism Should Not Be A Threat To Men

Egyptian Feminist Author Mona Eltahawy Explains Why Feminism Should Not Be A Threat To Men

One of our favorite authors is Egyptian feminist activist Mona Eltahawy, whose book ‘Headscarves and Hymens’ calls for a powerful sexual revolution in the Middle East. Sound a little scandalous? […]

Contributors

How The ‘Men From Mars & Women From Venus’ Concept Can Help Us Benefit From Gender Differences

How The ‘Men From Mars & Women From Venus’ Concept Can Help Us Benefit From Gender Differences

By Carol Williams John Gray’s bestseller Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus was published more than two decades ago. It’s safe to say that a lot has changed […]

Politics

New Taliban Breakaway Group Claims To Support Equal Rights For Women And Girls

New Taliban Breakaway Group Claims To Support Equal Rights For Women And Girls

There’s usually one word that commonly gets associated with the Taliban, and that is: terrorism. There’s a good reason why. The extremist organization has wreaked terror on people throughout Pakistan, […]