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Sports

Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Has Mike Tyson ever been called a “male boxer” or is his title void of any gender reference because it’s pretty damn obvious he is a guy? What about Manny […]

Interviews

Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

If you are a parent of young children, you are well acquainted with the toy aisle at your favorite shopping mall. If you are the parent of a young girl, […]

Entertainment

Will Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Be A Game Changer For Women?

Will Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Be A Game Changer For Women?

While noted women’s advocate Geena Davis‘ new Bentonville Film Festival certainly isn’t the first event dedicated to female-centric films, we certainly hope it will change the ratio drastically, because of […]

Boys We Like, Entertainment

San Fran University Workshop Redefining Feminism For Bros

San Fran University Workshop Redefining Feminism For Bros

Feminism is a often referred to as a dirty or undesirable word in today’s society. But if you get to the root of it, it is something that is deeply […]

Entertainment

Why You Should Never Stereotype Shonda Rhimes By Gender Or Race

Why You Should Never Stereotype Shonda Rhimes By Gender Or Race

When New York Times reporter Alessandra Stanley wrote an article about Shonda Rhimes’ latest ABC show ‘How to Get Away With Murder’, she should’ve titled it “I’m going to backhandedly […]

Causes

If Men Lived In A Woman’s World Here’s What It Would Look Like

If Men Lived In A Woman’s World Here’s What It Would Look Like

Sexism is so rife in our culture nowadays it becomes harder and harder to stop it. Some say that it’s just the way the world is-deal with it. Others fight […]

Body Image, Entertainment

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

By Hanna Aneröd I’ve always been interested in women who challenge norms in one way or another. I think it’s important that everyone can decide on an identity for themselves […]

Family Life

LEGO Releasing A Female STEM Figurine Line For Girls

LEGO Releasing A Female STEM Figurine Line For Girls

A couple of years ago, LEGO launched an ‘ideas’ competition where they asked members of the public to submit their ideas on how to improve the well-loved toy brand. In […]

Sports

Meet Peta Searle: The First Female Australian Football Coach

Meet Peta Searle: The First Female Australian Football Coach

Being a woman in a man’s world is a title reserved for an extra special breed of ladies. These are the women who have ultra thick skin and are determined […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Thanks to the rise and dominance of social media, teens everywhere have been given a new voice that has never been heard before. In times past, the media portrayed teens […]

Feminism

A List Of Reasons Why Laci Green Is A Feminist & We Should Be Too

A List Of Reasons Why Laci Green Is A Feminist & We Should Be Too

Feminism: it’s a word that scares a lot of people in a bunch of different ways. But when you break it down to bare bones, it essentially just means “the […]

Entertainment

Nobody Puts Nicki Minaj In A Gender Category. She’s A Rapper, Got It?

Nobody Puts Nicki Minaj In A Gender Category. She’s A Rapper, Got It?

Nicki Minaj ain’t the type of girl to mince her words or shrink back into the shadows. So when MTV news asked her about being identified as a ‘female rapper’ […]

Causes

Watch How Men React When Catcalled By Women On The Street

Watch How Men React When Catcalled By Women On The Street

Hey ladies. Ever been yelled at by men while you are walking down the street? Has it made you feel uncomfortable, objectified and in some ways violated? Well you aren’t […]

Politics

Women In Iran Using Parkour To Conquer Bullying & Oppression From Men

Women In Iran Using Parkour To Conquer Bullying & Oppression From Men

For most of us who live in countries where we can go visit a spa to relax, get a drink at a bar to take the edge off a bad […]

Celebrities

Rosario Dawson Explains Why Millennials Are The New Breed Of World Changers

Rosario Dawson Explains Why Millennials Are The New Breed Of World Changers

It’s hard enough being a woman in Hollywood, as the statistics on gender imbalance are pretty grim. And that’s whether you are behind the camera or in front. Now if […]