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Politics, Working Women

Gaza Strip Becomes Unlikely Hotspot For Female Entrepreneurs

Gaza Strip Becomes Unlikely Hotspot For Female Entrepreneurs

When you think of women in startups or emerging female entrepreneurs, you don’t automatically think of an area like the Gaza Strip. You think of Silicon Valley, or even “Silicon […]

Celebrities

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

It was a who’s who of the film industry at the Women in Film’s Crystal + Lucy Awards held in Los Angeles recently. And we don’t just mean who’s who […]

Entertainment

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

Maleficent ain’t messin’ around y’all! Remember in 2013 how ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire‘ was the highest grossing film of the year, beating out ‘Iron Man 3’ and the ‘Thor: […]

Family Life, Working Women

Goldie Blox Teaches Girls Being A Princess Is Hurting Their Career Choices

Goldie Blox Teaches Girls Being A Princess Is Hurting Their Career Choices

If you haven’t heard about Goldie Blox, here’s a quick catch up. It is a new toy available for girls created by female engineer Debbie Sterling from Stanford University in […]

Entertainment

First Feature Film From Brunei ‘Yasmine’ Was Directed By A Woman

First Feature Film From Brunei ‘Yasmine’ Was Directed By A Woman

“Where on earth is Brunei?” you may be asking. It is a small country bordering Malaysia, and according to the UN, it boasts the second-highest standard of living in south-east […]

Celebrities

Lena Dunham: “I Want To Be An Agent Of Change For Women & Girls”

Lena Dunham: “I Want To Be An Agent Of Change For Women & Girls”

She is known as the ‘voice of a generation’ and for good reason. Lena Dunham has defied all the odds in Hollywood, and is certainly kicking ass at it, while […]

Entertainment

A Trio Of Trailers Showing Women Leading & Creating ‘Must-See’ Content

A Trio Of Trailers Showing Women Leading & Creating ‘Must-See’ Content

If you’re looking for some entertaining, funny and informative content, look no further than your favorite mediums of TV and film. Yep, there are more and more shows, documentaries and […]

Working Women

UK Doctor Quits Cushy Job, Starts Crucial Flying Doctor Service In Nigeria Instead

UK Doctor Quits Cushy Job, Starts Crucial Flying Doctor Service In Nigeria Instead

If any of you are medical students or happen to know one, you know what a grueling process it is to finally get those two letters permanently attached to your […]

Entertainment

Meet Star Wars’ First Female Fighters In The New Disney Animated Series ‘Rebels’

Meet Star Wars’ First Female Fighters In The New Disney Animated Series ‘Rebels’

If you are Star Wars fan, you will know it is hard to find badass female characters in the 17,000 character universe created by George Lucas. Ever since sold Lucasfilm […]

Boys We Like, Celebrities

Will Ferrell Launches Female-Focused Production Company!

Will Ferrell Launches Female-Focused Production Company!

This is a major step forward for female comedians! Hollywood heavyweight and one of the funniest guys on the planet, Will Ferrell, has just announced he is launching a female-focused […]

Entertainment

Rising Music Star Scarlett Rabe Says Women Fight Harder & Stand Stronger

Rising Music Star Scarlett Rabe Says Women Fight Harder & Stand Stronger

The name Scarlett Rabe may not be as household-familiar as, say, Katy Perry or Beyonce just yet, but we have a feeling it won’t be too long before she is […]

Politics

The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The Central African Republic is a country in a midst of a civil war. Christians and Muslims are ferociously attacking each other, and they are on the brink of a […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

If you are a female who lives in a country where you can safely walk down a street, night or day, and not live in fear of being attacked then […]

Working Women

The First Female CEO in 325 Yrs To Head Up A Corp. In A Major Industry

The First Female CEO in 325 Yrs To Head Up A Corp. In A Major Industry

Glass Ceiling look out, we can see some cracks starting to appear on your normally pristine surface. This major crack comes courtesy of the insurance industry in the UK. Lloyds […]

Working Women

Meet The First Female CEO To Be Appointed In The Car Industry

Meet The First Female CEO To Be Appointed In The Car Industry

“At long last Detroit is getting some Girl Power!” says Forbes.com about General Motors naming its first CEO, Mary Barra. It’s a big win for women in the automotive industry, […]