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Family Life

This Awesome Dad Created ‘Heroic Girls’ A Comic Book Org. Created To Inspire His Daughters

This Awesome Dad Created ‘Heroic Girls’ A Comic Book Org. Created To Inspire His Daughters

Can we just take this moment to give a huge shout-out to all the parents who are raising their children to be kind, smart, open-minded, ambitious and passionate. When we […]

Health

Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

We’re in the throes of the 2016 US Presidential election year where once again, reproductive healthcare and women’s bodily rights are on the table to be used as political weapons. […]

Family Life

‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

Normally when we think of monthly box subscriptions, images of beauty products or health products come to mind. But we have just found a new type of box subscription which […]

Politics, Working Women

The Malala Effect: Meet The Girl From Afghanistan Fighting For Children’s Education

The Malala Effect: Meet The Girl From Afghanistan Fighting For Children’s Education

We’ve always been big believers in the “Malala effect”, that she would inspire girls around the world to take up the mantle of education activist and fight for the right […]

Causes

Adopting Toms’ One-For-One Model, BeGirl Underwear Is Designed To Change Girls’ Lives

Adopting Toms’ One-For-One Model, BeGirl Underwear Is Designed To Change Girls’ Lives

The majority of us are familiar with philanthropic show brand Toms’ and their one-for-one model where, for every pair of shoes bought by someone in the developed world, one will […]

Family Life

Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

If there is a new doll or toy on the market that seeks to empower girls away from the narrow standards of imagination and physical beauty, you can be assured […]

Causes

8 Indian Non-Profits Join To Launch ‘Her Voice’ Campaign To End Violence Against Women

8 Indian Non-Profits Join To Launch ‘Her Voice’ Campaign To End Violence Against Women

Not too long ago we had the honor of interviewing ‘India’s Daughter’ filmmaker Leslee Udwin whose powerful documentary examines the ingrained culture of misogyny still prevalent in India today, which […]

Family Life

Toy Brand Goldieblox Asks “What If All The World’s Famous Action Heroes Were Girls?”

Toy Brand Goldieblox Asks “What If All The World’s Famous Action Heroes Were Girls?”

When you think of all the biggest, and most iconic superheroes in the world and throughout history, what names come to mind? And while you are thinking of them, what […]

Causes

These Bicycles Are Helping Girls In Malawi Stay In School & Change Their Futures

These Bicycles Are Helping Girls In Malawi Stay In School & Change Their Futures

According to the 2015 Education For All report by UNESCO, 100 million children around the world did not complete primary school education this year, and an additional 58 million children […]

Family Life

This Woman Takes Bratz Dolls & Transforms Them Into Role Model Dolls For Girls

This Woman Takes Bratz Dolls & Transforms Them Into Role Model Dolls For Girls

Now this is what we like to see! Badass moms taking on “the system” in order to demand better role models and representations for their kids. You may remember a […]

Family Life, Interviews

New Book About Ada Lovelace Set To Inspire A Generation Of Young STEM Minds

New Book About Ada Lovelace Set To Inspire A Generation Of Young STEM Minds

Behold, the revolution is here! Which revolution, you ask? The STEM one. Since their inception, the science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries have been male-dominated. That has slowly been changing […]

Boys We Like, Family Life

‘Super Dad’ Doyin Richards Explains How Having Daughters Changed His View On Women Forever

‘Super Dad’ Doyin Richards Explains How Having Daughters Changed His View On Women Forever

This is what the world needs more of – dads who are hands on with their families and understand gender roles do not dictate anything in our lives. You may […]

Family Life, Girl on a Mission

This Mom Created A Line Of Suits For Girls As An Alternative To The Princess Epidemic

This Mom Created A Line Of Suits For Girls As An Alternative To The Princess Epidemic

For years gender norms have dictated what women are and aren’t supposed to wear, as well as men. There used to be a time when a woman wearing long pants […]

Entertainment, Family Life

New Netflix Show ‘Project Mc2’ Aiming To Make STEM Cool For Girls

New Netflix Show ‘Project Mc2’ Aiming To Make STEM Cool For Girls

We have no doubt that back in 1905 when Albert Einstein submitted a paper with his now famous equation E=Mc2 relating to mass and energy, he had no idea that […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Bulgarian Woman Helping Teen Girls In Eastern Europe Escape A Life Of Communist Oppression

Meet The Bulgarian Woman Helping Teen Girls In Eastern Europe Escape A Life Of Communist Oppression

Here at GTHQ we love to talk about the importance of celebrities taking their role model status seriously and using their platform to influence their fans in a positive way. […]