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Boys We Like

Why A Disturbing Uber Ride Prompted This Man To Launch A Female-Only Ride Share Service

Why A Disturbing Uber Ride Prompted This Man To Launch A Female-Only Ride Share Service

We’ve all heard the Uber horror stories, perhaps some of us have even experienced them first hand. Getting sexually assaulted, harassed, made to feel uncomfortable and in some places, women […]

Fashion & Beauty

Athleta Puts Emphasis On Sisterhood & Collaboration In ‘The Power Of She’ Campaign

Athleta Puts Emphasis On Sisterhood & Collaboration In ‘The Power Of She’ Campaign

The idea of “strength in numbers” is nowhere more apparent that in the female empowerment movement right now. For decades we have been sold the idea that to compete and […]

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

Royal Brunei Airlines Takes Empowerment Sky High With It’s First All-Female Flight Crew

Royal Brunei Airlines Takes Empowerment Sky High With It’s First All-Female Flight Crew

It’s always a good time to celebrate women breaking barriers and forging new paths in the name of female empowerment! Recently, Royal Brunei airlines made history of its own by […]

Celebrities

History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

One of them became the first African American to hold the title of President of the United States, and the other was the first African American female principal dancer at […]

Girl on a Mission

How The Girl Scouts Are Paving The Way For Female Empowerment And Girls’ Leadership

How The Girl Scouts Are Paving The Way For Female Empowerment And Girls’ Leadership

It’s girl scout cookie season, so we wanted to find a way to give a huge shout out to the organization that is world renowned for its inclusive manner of […]

Fashion & Beauty

This Lingerie Brand Simultaneously Empowers Single Moms In Colombia & The Women Who Wear It

This Lingerie Brand Simultaneously Empowers Single Moms In Colombia & The Women Who Wear It

When you think of lingerie, Victoria’s Secret is often the first brand that comes to mind. Since they dominate 40% of the lingerie market, it’s easy to see why. Every […]

Entertainment

How ‘Joy’ Rewrote The “Damsel In Distress” Trope In Film – She Became Her Own Hero

How ‘Joy’ Rewrote The “Damsel In Distress” Trope In Film – She Became Her Own Hero

When it comes to fictional characters on screen, it’s easy to see how females are coming out on top if you look at some of the biggest films of the […]

Celebrities

Actress Natalie Dormer Says Female Empowerment Shouldn’t Only Be About Sexuality

Actress Natalie Dormer Says Female Empowerment Shouldn’t Only Be About Sexuality

We already know her as the the most manipulative and cunning women in a corset, playing Margaery Tyrell in ‘Game of Thrones’ as well as the badass Cressida in both […]

Celebrities

From ‘Xena’ To ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’, Lucy Lawless Says The Time For Female Superheroes Is Now

From ‘Xena’ To ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’, Lucy Lawless Says The Time For Female Superheroes Is Now

You know the name, you know the face and you certainly know the badass female characters she is known for playing. New Zealand actress Lucy Lawless became a cult hero […]

Entertainment

Dove, Kelloggs & MAC – Female Empowerment Branding Revolutionizing Body Image Perspective

Dove, Kelloggs & MAC – Female Empowerment Branding Revolutionizing Body Image Perspective

When it comes to body image and finding confidence in yourself, it’s all about perspective. But it’s hard to have a positive one when the majority of messages we see […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

Meet The 1st Female Amputee Climbing The World’s Highest Mountains All For Women’s Empowerment

Meet The 1st Female Amputee Climbing The World’s Highest Mountains All For Women’s Empowerment

Women like Arunima Sinha and what she is doing are the reason we love our job! She is a powerhouse athlete who has used what could’ve been an excuse to […]

Politics

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

While we are waiting with baited breath to see if the United States will finally elect its first female president, it should be noted that we are well overdue because […]

Celebrities, Girl on a Mission

How Feminist Amber Rose’s SlutWalk Just Stepped Up The Fight Against Slut-Shaming

How Feminist Amber Rose’s SlutWalk Just Stepped Up The Fight Against Slut-Shaming

Making good on her promise as a newly declared feminist, model and activist Amber Rose held her first SlutWalk event in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 3rd. She has been […]

Causes

The World Is Finally Realizing How Gender Equality Is The Key To Economic Growth

The World Is Finally Realizing How Gender Equality Is The Key To Economic Growth

When the world talks about feminism, female empowerment, or even girl power, we don’t often associate money with that. We think of the right to vote, the right to access […]