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Working Women

Yelp For Gender Equality – These Websites Tell You How A Company Treats Its Female Employees

Yelp For Gender Equality – These Websites Tell You How A Company Treats Its Female Employees

We’ve all read *those* articles and blog posts during our daily internet crawl. You know the ones we’re talking about, where women detail the way they’ve been discriminated against in […]

Creativity

Artist Series ‘Building Blocks Of Change’ Explores Society’s Expectations Of Women

Artist Series ‘Building Blocks Of Change’ Explores Society’s Expectations Of Women

There are many forms of activism in the world, and one of our favorites is through the medium of art. We have no doubt that every single person reading this […]

Girl on a Mission

Indonesian Human Rights Activist, Aka “Orgasm Lady”, Spreads Female Empowerment Through Sex Education

Indonesian Human Rights Activist, Aka “Orgasm Lady”, Spreads Female Empowerment Through Sex Education

Orgasm. There, we said it. That word which makes many people feel uncomfortable because of the way we have been culturally conditioned to view sex, sexuality, and bodies. We fully […]

Politics

India Updates Its National Policy For Women Promising More Action Toward Gender Equality

India Updates Its National Policy For Women Promising More Action Toward Gender Equality

More of this, world leaders! Recent news out of India shows the call for gender equality and more government accountability in the country’s deeply ingrained violence epidemic is slowly being […]

Entertainment

Two Teen Girls From Iceland Are Schooling The Older Generation On Feminism & Gender Equality

Two Teen Girls From Iceland Are Schooling The Older Generation On Feminism & Gender Equality

(updated on 7/14 to include TEDx Talk video) Whenever we despair about the amount of inequality and injustice that is still very prevalent in the world, we often find inspiration […]

Causes

UN Sustainable Dev’t Goals Channel The Spice Girls In This Campaign For Gender Equality

UN Sustainable Dev’t Goals Channel The Spice Girls In This Campaign For Gender Equality

It has been 20 years since the Spice Girls were unleashed upon the world with their breakout girl power anthem ‘Wannabe’. But today the song is being rehashed in the […]

Working Women

Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

We are all familiar with the gender equality that exists in many different industries, whether it be the tech, engineering, or even film industries, the gap is well and truly […]

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 […]

Boys We Like

President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

On his recent trip to Vietnam, which carried all sorts of historic and political connotations because of the history surrounding the two countries, President Obama made sure to speak to […]

Politics

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

When we think about feminism around the world, we look at it as an education into the lives and struggles of women in varied ways, and how they are fighting […]

Celebrities

Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

She has interviewed Tom Hanks, feminist author Bell Hooks and even Malala Yousafzai. But finally, British actress Emma Watson got a one-on-one with Geena Davis as part of her year-long […]

Working Women

The 2016 Women Deliver Conference Emphasized Data-Driven Reasons For Needing Gender Equality

The 2016 Women Deliver Conference Emphasized Data-Driven Reasons For Needing Gender Equality

The fourth tri-annual Women Deliver Conference just took place in Copenhagen, Denmark from May 16-19 and it was the largest turnout they’ve ever had. The conference was founded by its […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Maisie Williams, And Chloe Grace Moretz

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Maisie Williams, And Chloe Grace Moretz

We’re back at it again with another installment of our Feminist Conversation series which was created with the intent to share in-depth definitions and perspectives on feminism, in a way […]

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 […]

Working Women

This Student Is Campaigning For Feminism To Be Taught In All UK Schools

This Student Is Campaigning For Feminism To Be Taught In All UK Schools

The current emphasis on feminism being amplified by social media and celebrities makes us excited for how the movement is going to be interwoven into the lives of the younger […]