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Politics

“Deal Me In” – Why The 2016 US Presidential Election Will Be A Game-Changer For Women

“Deal Me In” – Why The 2016 US Presidential Election Will Be A Game-Changer For Women

It’s the phrase that will be a lasting sentiment to the significance of possibly electing the first female Democratic nominee and US president, thanks to Hillary Clinton. At a rally […]

Boys We Like

Prince Harry, In His Most Feminist Moment To Date, Gave A Rousing Speech Championing Gender Equality

Prince Harry, In His Most Feminist Moment To Date, Gave A Rousing Speech Championing Gender Equality

When it comes to articles about the British Royal family, an overwhelming amount are about Princess Katherine Middleton as she has become a fashion obsession for people around the globe […]

Politics

Chelsea Clinton Wrote An Essay About Gender Equality Progress; It Was Both Empowering & Depressing At The Same Time

Chelsea Clinton Wrote An Essay About Gender Equality Progress; It Was Both Empowering & Depressing At The Same Time

A year ago, Chelsea Clinton, her mom Hillary and Melinda Gates launched the ‘No Ceilings’ report initiative through the Clinton Foundation. The idea was to utilize the resources the Clinton […]

Celebrities

Sophia Bush Shares Her Thoughts On Hillary Clinton, Feminism & Anti-Abortion Laws

Sophia Bush Shares Her Thoughts On Hillary Clinton, Feminism & Anti-Abortion Laws

She’s never been one to shy away from declaring herself a feminist, and Sophia Bush is certainly in good company. But given the amount of negativity and misconceptions surrounding the […]

Celebrities

Alanis Morissette Writes A Powerful Essay On Why Feminism Needs A Revolution

Alanis Morissette Writes A Powerful Essay On Why Feminism Needs A Revolution

You outta know…that Alanis Morissette is a feminist (see what we did there?). But she is not just any feminist, she is determined to see a revolution in the movement […]

Causes

The UN Enlists 7 Female Youtubers To Become Their Latest Gender Equality Ambassadors

The UN Enlists 7 Female Youtubers To Become Their Latest Gender Equality Ambassadors

March is an important month for women. In the US, it is Women’s History Month. On March 8 International Women’s Day is recognized worldwide. It is so important for women […]

Politics

Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

In his first act as President of the United States, Barack Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law in 2009. The Act was an amendment to the […]

Causes

Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

Why The Guerrilla Girls Believe In Championing Feminism & Gender Equality In The Art World

You may have recently come across some shocking research which claims the top 62 billionaires in the world own the same wealth as half the world’s population. Oxfam, who released […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Made A Huge Push For Feminism & Gender Equality In Politics At WEF

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Made A Huge Push For Feminism & Gender Equality In Politics At WEF

At the 2016 World Economic Forum held in Davos, Switzerland, a gathering of the world’s greatest minds (heads of state, central bankers, chief executives and billionaire investors) used their expertise […]

Working Women

Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

If you thought video games was just for boys, you should seriously rethink that opinion. If there is one thing we can all take away from the Gamergate controversy of […]

Working Women

Female Composers Included In UK High School Exam For The 1st Time Thanks To This Student

Female Composers Included In UK High School Exam For The 1st Time Thanks To This Student

Is feminism needed in high school? Thanks to the diligent research and determination of UK high school student Jessy McCabe (pictured in the light green sweater in the image above), […]

Politics

UK’s Women’s Equality Party Leader: “I Get Up Every Morning Because I Want To Change Things”

UK’s Women’s Equality Party Leader: “I Get Up Every Morning Because I Want To Change Things”

Over the past couple of years, if you have been paying close attention to global politics, you will have notice a small but growing trend: women rising up to be […]

Celebrities

Zosia Mamet Says Feminism Means Fighting For Equality, Not Judging Each Other

Zosia Mamet Says Feminism Means Fighting For Equality, Not Judging Each Other

Sounds like a no-brainer: feminists fighting for equality, standing side by side supporting one another in their choices. Unfortunately there is a lot of judgement that still gets passed on […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Priyanka Chopra, Edgar Ramirez, & Model Adwoa Aboah

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Priyanka Chopra, Edgar Ramirez, & Model Adwoa Aboah

You didn’t think we would end 2015 without one more edition of Feminist Conversations, did you? The new year may be upon us and it couldn’t be a better time […]

Boys We Like, Politics

This Non-Profit Works To Break The Cycle Of Misogyny By Teaching Boys In India About Equality

This Non-Profit Works To Break The Cycle Of Misogyny By Teaching Boys In India About Equality

You may have recently come across the news about Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s TED Talk-turned book ‘We Should All Be Feminists’ being distributed to every 16 year old in […]