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Celebrities

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss In case you didn’t think you could love Michelle Obama any more than you already do, her first autobiography is enough to make your heart […]

Working Women

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

By Jennifer Jordan for Fairygodboss Is your commitment to work being unfairly judged simply because you are a mom? A recent survey by Aeroflow Breastpumps shows that as many as […]

Girl on a Mission

This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

By Kaitlyn Duling for Fairygodboss In 2018, there is perhaps no better direction in which to look for inspiration than towards other women and girls. Women of all ages are […]

Working Women

I Told My Interviewer That I’m A Feminist – Here’s What Happened Next

I Told My Interviewer That I’m A Feminist – Here’s What Happened Next

By Kaitlyn Duling for Fairygodboss I didn’t want to. Maybe I didn’t need to. But after the fact, I am so glad I “came out as a feminist” to my […]

Family Life

Starbucks Just Announced New Childcare Benefits That Sound Even Better Than Their Fraps

Starbucks Just Announced New Childcare Benefits That Sound Even Better Than Their Fraps

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Starbucks often makes the headlines for its diversity and retention efforts — like the time the company shut down for racial bias training; and the […]

Celebrities

10 Times Academy Award Winner Reese Witherspoon Nailed The Working Mom Experience

10 Times Academy Award Winner Reese Witherspoon Nailed The Working Mom Experience

By Taylor Tobin for Fairygodboss When it comes to celebrity moms, it’s hard to find a more accomplished example than Oscar-winning actress/producer/designer/author/lifestyle guru Reese Witherspoon. The star of “Big Little […]

Celebrities

Mindy Kaling Just Gave The Perfect Response To Every Single Sexist Working Mom Stereotype

Mindy Kaling Just Gave The Perfect Response To Every Single Sexist Working Mom Stereotype

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Working mothers hear it from everyone — their colleagues when they have to leave on time to pick up their kids, and even other moms […]

Politics

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

By Fairygodboss After nearly a century’s worth of protest, women in the United States officially won the right to vote — thanks to the influence of a mother over her son, […]

Family Life

This Blogger Proved C-Sections Are NOT The “Easy Way Out”, With 1 Viral Photo

This Blogger Proved C-Sections Are NOT The “Easy Way Out”, With 1 Viral Photo

By Kayla Heisler for Fairygodboss Is there a wrong or right way to bring another life into the world? People somehow still seem to think so. Women who give birth to their […]

Family Life

6 Mothers Explain How They’re Raising Feminist Sons

6 Mothers Explain How They’re Raising Feminist Sons

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss In her book, Dear Ijeawele, Or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gives instructions for raising a feminist daughter — but seldom do we talk […]

Family Life

This Reddit Post About Why No One Believes Women Who Don’t Want Kids Went Viral

This Reddit Post About Why No One Believes Women Who Don’t Want Kids Went Viral

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Some women are childless by circumstance, but evermore are childless by choice. And recent reports indicate that this trend shows no sign of reversing; rather the number […]

Family Life

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss ore than 20,000 American have been tasked with putting a crayon to paper over the last half-century as part of a series of studies to […]

Working Women

Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

By Samaria Johnson for Fairygodboss Unless you work at the American Civil Liberties Union, you probably don’t expect to engage in racially-based discussions at your place of employment. However, these […]

Working Women

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Ever since the re-emergence of the #metoo movement in 2017 (originally started by activist Tarana Burke over a decade ago to give voice to victims of sexual assault), we have […]

Working Women

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Sheryl Sandberg’s life changed forever the moment she found her husband, successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, dead in a hotel gym […]