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Causes

Lifeline For Female Empowerment: Girl Effect Launches “Girls Connect” Mobile Service In Nigera

Lifeline For Female Empowerment: Girl Effect Launches “Girls Connect” Mobile Service In Nigera

In the digital age we live in, the power of connection is undeniable. Sure it can be used for either good or bad (just read the comments section underneath a […]

Entertainment

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

Many of us are familiar with the saying “sex sells”, and for a long time, that has been true of the advertising industry. Women’s bodies being used as literal objects […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women In Film “Flip The Script” & Miss Eaves Celebrates “Thunder Thighs”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women In Film “Flip The Script” & Miss Eaves Celebrates “Thunder Thighs”

YAS QUEENS! You better believe it’s Feminist Friday, and this week’s edition of our ongoing series sharing our favorite videos of the moment are undeniably packed with some high caliber […]

Entertainment

Is The Success Of ‘Moana’ An Indication Of The Empowering Direction Disney Will Steer Toward?

Is The Success Of ‘Moana’ An Indication Of The Empowering Direction Disney Will Steer Toward?

Although it seems as if the Disney Princess model is what dominates among animated female characters being produced by Disney studios, every now and then they surprise us by launching […]

Entertainment

‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ Cements The Franchise As The Ultimate Female Empowerment Action Film

‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ Cements The Franchise As The Ultimate Female Empowerment Action Film

Over the past few years, with the success of film franchises such as ‘The Hunger Games’ and ‘Divergent’, there has been a concerted effort to recognize the power of female-driven […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jewelry Brand George Jensen & The NCAA Take Female Empowerment To The Next Level

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jewelry Brand George Jensen & The NCAA Take Female Empowerment To The Next Level

You’ve made it to the end of another werk week which means we get to present another edition of our Feminist Friday series! YASSSS! This is our favorite way to […]

Girl on a Mission

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

What do you do when you are passionate about the education of the girl child and feel there needs to be more advocacy and awareness in a number of countries […]

Politics

How The Taxi Cab Industry Has Become A Wellspring Of Female Empowerment & Employment In India

How The Taxi Cab Industry Has Become A Wellspring Of Female Empowerment & Employment In India

In response to the problem of gender violence in India and the growing awareness around the world via international media, sparked by the horrific gang rape of a young woman […]

Boys We Like

‘Jane The Virgin’ Star Justin Baldoni On Manhood, His Daughter, & Female Empowerment

‘Jane The Virgin’ Star Justin Baldoni On Manhood, His Daughter, & Female Empowerment

We love men who stand up for equal rights and understand that female empowerment does not mean their own power is going to somehow diminish. We’ve shared a handful of […]

Girl on a Mission

Get Familiar With ‘GRLPWR Gang’ – A Collective Supporting Creative Women & Female Empowerment

Get Familiar With ‘GRLPWR Gang’ – A Collective Supporting Creative Women & Female Empowerment

Given that we are a site named GirlTalkHQ, as if we could pass up the opportunity to fangirl over a female collective called GRL PWR Gang. They are a group […]

Celebrities

Rocker Shirley Manson On Celebrity Culture, Feminism, & How Punk Rock Gets Better With Age

Rocker Shirley Manson On Celebrity Culture, Feminism, & How Punk Rock Gets Better With Age

For many of us 90’s kids, hers was the voice that defined a generation of alternative/grunge music fans in a feminist way. Garbage singer Shirley Manson never played by the […]

Creativity

Google Developers Design 13 Feminist Emojis To Break Down Stereotypes & Promote Equality

Google Developers Design 13 Feminist Emojis To Break Down Stereotypes & Promote Equality

You know there’s an inherent gender bias problem within the tech world when Kim Kardashian releases better “Kimojis” than the default emojis that exist on our phones already. Yep, in […]

Family Life

Sesame Street Advocating Girls’ Education & Empowerment With New Afghan Character Zari

Sesame Street Advocating Girls’ Education & Empowerment With New Afghan Character Zari

What better way to inspire the minds of young girls in Afghanistan than to create a character advocating for education and equal rights on the country’s most popular show for […]

Sports

Roller Derby – The Sport Which Has Become A Unique Female Empowerment Platform Across China

Roller Derby – The Sport Which Has Become A Unique Female Empowerment Platform Across China

Women across China are getting into the ‘Whip It!’ spirit all in the name of gender equality. It’s hard to find a sport played internationally that is female-dominated, so it’s […]

Celebrities

Jennifer Lopez Tracks The Evolution Of Women’s Rights In America In ‘Ain’t Your Mama’

Jennifer Lopez Tracks The Evolution Of Women’s Rights In America In ‘Ain’t Your Mama’

We love the emphasis on female empowerment seen in music lately. While it has always been existent throughout various periods of music, at no time has it been more important […]