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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 […]

Entertainment, Feminism

You Might Be Shocked To Hear Who This Panel Thinks Is The Most Feminist Hip Hop Artist Today

You Might Be Shocked To Hear Who This Panel Thinks Is The Most Feminist Hip Hop Artist Today

As part of the White House Council on Women and Girls, a daylong forum dedicated to discussing Advancing Equity for Women and Girls of Color was held in November. The forum […]

Boys We Like

Aziz Ansari – Comedy Genius, Diversity Advocate, Feminist Ally & A ‘Master Of None’

Aziz Ansari – Comedy Genius, Diversity Advocate, Feminist Ally & A ‘Master Of None’

If you have Netflix but haven’t yet binge-watched Aziz Ansari’s new series ‘Master of None’, we HIGHLY recommend you run, don’t walk, and watch it immediately (well, after reading this […]

Girl on a Mission

Watch This Young Muslim Feminist Break Down Social Norms In 3 Minutes

Watch This Young Muslim Feminist Break Down Social Norms In 3 Minutes

You may have just read the title of this article and are scratching your head thinking “there are WAY to many juxtapositions going on there!”. But you have read correctly, […]

Boys We Like, Contributors, Politics

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

By Charlotte Anderson Justin Trudeau – the Prime Minister of Canada, self-declared feminist, boxing champion and the socialist wet dream for many young ‘bleeding heart liberals’, as my dad likes […]

Girl on a Mission

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

You know the name, and we’re pretty sure you already know what feminist activist and writer Gloria Steinem stands for. She is a representative of the Women’s Rights movement form […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: The ‘Supergirl’ TV Series Cast & Crew Edition

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: The ‘Supergirl’ TV Series Cast & Crew Edition

C’mon, you knew it was only a matter of time before this feminist conversation happened! CBS’ new superhero series ‘Supergirl’ has finally made its way onto TV screen across the […]

Creativity

This Calendar Will Challenge Your Idea Of What A Feminist Is Supposed To Look Like

This Calendar Will Challenge Your Idea Of What A Feminist Is Supposed To Look Like

And by challenge your idea of feminism, we mean that in a positive empowering way. Folks, we get it, the word feminism or the idea of calling oneself a “feminist” […]

Entertainment

Amazon Are Leading The Way On Gender Equality In Television With Their New Shows

Amazon Are Leading The Way On Gender Equality In Television With Their New Shows

We post a lot about the barriers women face in Hollywood, whether it be in film or TV, and whether behind or in front of the camera. The main message […]

Boys We Like

What Every Man Can Learn From Actor Matt McGorry’s Open Love Letter To Feminism

What Every Man Can Learn From Actor Matt McGorry’s Open Love Letter To Feminism

File this one under “yet another reason to love Matt McGorry and have hope in the future of feminism that includes plenty of male allies.” Star of ‘Orange Is The […]

Celebrities

OITNB’s Lea delaria On Feminism, Being Butch & Her Body: “What’s Not To Love?!”

OITNB’s Lea delaria On Feminism, Being Butch & Her Body: “What’s Not To Love?!”

Ever since we binge-watched ‘Orange is the New Black’ season 3 on Netflix (umm, is there any OTHER way to watch this show?!?) we can’t get enough of Big Boo, […]

Boys We Like

Alexander Skarsgard On Feminism & Why He Can’t Believe We’re Still Fighting For Gender Equality

Alexander Skarsgard On Feminism & Why He Can’t Believe We’re Still Fighting For Gender Equality

That look Alexander Skarsgard is giving is the exact same look we get when we are hit with the reality that sexism still exists and gender equality still hasn’t happened […]

Contributors

A Feminist Perspective On Why More Men Need To Join The Fight For Gender Equality

A Feminist Perspective On Why More Men Need To Join The Fight For Gender Equality

By Isabel Wiliams Here’s why I think gender equality is a men’s issue, just as much as it is a woman’s. Roughly a year ago, an actress known primarily for […]

Creativity

This Awesome Video Lists 18 Things Jewish Orthodox Feminists Are Sick Of Hearing

This Awesome Video Lists 18 Things Jewish Orthodox Feminists Are Sick Of Hearing

Feminism and Orthodoxy. Two terms you probably didn’t expect to see in the same sentence, right? Well if you have been paying close attention to the uprising of women in […]