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Celebrities

‘Pitch Perfect’ Star Anna Kendrick Says Sexism Is Not Just A Hollywood Problem

‘Pitch Perfect’ Star Anna Kendrick Says Sexism Is Not Just A Hollywood Problem

You know her on screen as the college freshman who saved the Bardon Bellas from obscurity in ‘Pitch Perfect’ and ‘Pitch Perfect 2’, but in real life, actress Anna Kendrick’s […]

Boys We Like

Director James Cameron On Creating Some Of The Most Iconic Female Characters In Film

Director James Cameron On Creating Some Of The Most Iconic Female Characters In Film

He may have a reputation for being difficult to work with on set despite claims he has “turned a new leaf” in recent years. And while many websites dedicate their […]

Entertainment

Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

If rapper Rocky Rivera‘s powerhouse anthem doesn’t inspire you to become a feminist, we’re not sure what will! ‘Turn You’ is a track off her album Nom de Guerre, which […]

Entertainment

Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

The history of female artists within the rap and hip hop genre has been tumultuous, to say the least. The genre itself was borne out of a community wanting to […]

Creativity

This Kickass Feminist Harry Potter Art Series Makes Us Wish Hogwarts Was A Real School

This Kickass Feminist Harry Potter Art Series Makes Us Wish Hogwarts Was A Real School

If you’re not familiar with the feminist themes of Harry Potter just yet, it’s time to get familiar. The fantasy world is filled with a variety of awesome female story […]

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 […]

Causes

#GirlsAtDhabas Campaign Explains Why Women Occupying Public Space Is A Feminist Statement

#GirlsAtDhabas Campaign Explains Why Women Occupying Public Space Is A Feminist Statement

For many of us, being female in public is not a big deal. We don’t see it as any sort of controversial, counter-culture or defiant statement. But for women in […]

Entertainment

This Feminist Mag Is Giving Voice To Marginalized Women From Different Races, Religions & Cultures

This Feminist Mag Is Giving Voice To Marginalized Women From Different Races, Religions & Cultures

We love feminist magazines! There have been a number of fledgling publications we have drawn attention to around the world and will continue to do so, as they are becoming […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Jennifer Lawrence And Queen Bey(once) Don’t Hold Back!

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Jennifer Lawrence And Queen Bey(once) Don’t Hold Back!

We know you’ve missed our Feminist Conversations, and although it’s been a while since our latest installment, we are excited for this particular one! Featuring feminist superstars Queen Beyonce and […]

Girl on a Mission

This Biology Student Turns Online Harassment Into A Feminist Reason To Promote Women In Science

This Biology Student Turns Online Harassment Into A Feminist Reason To Promote Women In Science

While law enforcement and governments try to update laws to better understand the way online harassment works, there are already people dealing with it in very effective ways. Take for […]

Politics

It’s Not Only Justin, Canadian First Lady Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau Is Also A Feminist

It’s Not Only Justin, Canadian First Lady Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau Is Also A Feminist

We know we have gushed over Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Canada’s “other” famous Justin) and his progressive views on everything from racial justice to feminism and gender equality, but […]

Celebrities

Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

Emma Watson Ditches Acting To Interview Feminist Icons Bell Hooks & Gloria Steinem

As if we weren’t already in love with Emma Watson! The British actress recently announced she will be taking a year off to focus on her advocacy work and feminist […]

Celebrities

Amber Rose’s Op-Ed On Why She DGAF About Other People’s Opinions Is The Best Thing You’ll Read All Day

Amber Rose’s Op-Ed On Why She DGAF About Other People’s Opinions Is The Best Thing You’ll Read All Day

Ya know, perhaps Kanye West could learn a thing or two from Amber Rose. We’re not talking about music or creativity, we’re talking about how to treat people. While the […]

Politics

Tsai Ing-wen, Taiwan’s First Elected Female President, A Supporter Of Feminism & LGBT Rights

Tsai Ing-wen, Taiwan’s First Elected Female President, A Supporter Of Feminism & LGBT Rights

In a landslide and historic victory, Tsai Ing-wen has been elected Taiwan’s first female president. She is the leader of the Democratic Progressive Party, and managed to secure 56.12% of […]

Politics

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

In April 2015, five Chinese feminist activists gained the attention of global media headlines for their arrest after protesting against domestic violence issues in the country. It caused a major […]