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Entertainment

Comedian Annick Adelle’s Debut Album Living ‘Between Two Worlds’ Is The Laugh We All Need Right Now

Comedian Annick Adelle’s Debut Album Living ‘Between Two Worlds’ Is The Laugh We All Need Right Now

We know the world is a dark place to exist in right now. But we have a suggestion for a brief reprieve. Put down your phones, step away from the […]

Contributors

Exploring The “Tomboy” Archetype & Gender Nonconforming Characters In Literary

Exploring The “Tomboy” Archetype & Gender Nonconforming Characters In Literary

By Shelley Blanton-Stroud, author of ‘TomBoy: A Jane Benjamin Novel’ Author Lisa Selin Davis’s school-age daughter cuts her hair short, wears gym shorts and sweats, and, for dress-up, dons button-down […]

Creativity

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Forget “hot girl summer”, because we’re declaring 2022 to be “Hot female-driven story Summer”, and it’s going to be lit (pun fully intended)! Today we’re featuring two new novels, written […]

Contributors

Discovering My Grandmother’s Depression-Era Autograph Book Gave Me A New Perspective On The Pandemic

Discovering My Grandmother’s Depression-Era Autograph Book Gave Me A New Perspective On The Pandemic

By Natalie Bickel  I stepped foot into my 91-year-old grandmother’s patio home in March of 2021, the room suddenly feeling reminiscent of Christmas. My aunts were in town, which usually […]

Working Women

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

By Reshma Moorthy, CEO of Frontier Technologies Inc Any woman, especially a woman of color, knows the feeling of stepping into a room full of people who don’t look like […]

Girl on a Mission

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New Documentary Explores China’s Sex Culture Through Animated Superpower Boobs!

If you are looking for a great Kickstarter campaign to support right now, make it “The Boobie Project” by Viv Li, a Chinese filmmaker based in Berlin and Beijing. Currently […]

Fashion & Beauty

Breaking Barriers: The Decline Of Fashion Stereotypes

Breaking Barriers: The Decline Of Fashion Stereotypes

For many years, fashion stereotypes have existed within society. However, at the turn of the new decade, perceptions surrounding many pre-existing opinions have changed. While, of course, social alterations have […]

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How Age, Location, Economic Status & Gender Can Impact Self-Esteem.

How Age, Location, Economic Status & Gender Can Impact Self-Esteem.

By Ester Brierley There’s no secret that it’s very hard for women to get influential positions in business or the society in general. This issue has been studied by many […]

Politics

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

Think Women Have Equal Rights? This Video Proves We Don’t – Yet

By Fairygodboss After nearly a century’s worth of protest, women in the United States officially won the right to vote — thanks to the influence of a mother over her son, […]

Family Life

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

If you aren’t yet familiar with the web platform Candidly, we highly suggest checking them out. They are a platform based out of India created to drive candid conversations on […]

Family Life

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

Researchers Asked Kids To Draw Scientists – And What Happened Next Will Make Your Day

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss ore than 20,000 American have been tasked with putting a crayon to paper over the last half-century as part of a series of studies to […]

Working Women

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Ever since the re-emergence of the #metoo movement in 2017 (originally started by activist Tarana Burke over a decade ago to give voice to victims of sexual assault), we have […]

Working Women

Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss More Americans are burdened with student loan debt than ever before, with millennials, in particular, owing a staggering sum — over $1.48 trillion spread out […]

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3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

Working Women

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Photo Stock Agency Releases Gender-Focused Data Around Depictions Of Certain Professions

There was a lot of talk in 2017 about the evolution of images portrayed of women in stock photography. Rewind just a couple decades, and most images of women floating […]