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From Child Abuse To CEO: African Woman Conquers Her Past To Help Other Girls Have A Future

From Child Abuse To CEO: African Woman Conquers Her Past To Help Other Girls Have A Future

By Joelle Wyser-Pratte Recently I read a story about Consoler Eliya, founder and CEO of the New Hope for Girls Organization (NHGO), which operates out of Tanzania. Consoler Eliya had […]

Fashion & Beauty

Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Although diversity and inclusivity is not yet the norm in fashion, there are some key movers and shakers looking to make this happen. One of our favorite people in the […]

Family Life

This 8 Year-Old Amputee Uses Dance As A Powerful Way To Say “Never Give Up”

This 8 Year-Old Amputee Uses Dance As A Powerful Way To Say “Never Give Up”

This story is sure to give you ALL the feelings today! It’s stories like this that reiterate why we do what we do here at GTHQ – because there IS […]

Entertainment

‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

Last month we shared an awesome video called ‘Shine‘ which saw a group of women shed their inhibitions and clothes in the name of confidence and body positivity. The result […]

Family Life

Mattel Making More Chemotherapy Barbies For Cancer Patients

Mattel Making More Chemotherapy Barbies For Cancer Patients

There’s nothing like the power of social media or online petitions to create valuable change in society. It actually works! Change.org is a wonderful platform which allows everyday people to […]

Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

How Burn Victim & Cover Girl Turia Pitt Changed The Face Of Beauty

How Burn Victim & Cover Girl Turia Pitt Changed The Face Of Beauty

If you aren’t familiar with Aussie woman Turia Pitt, you can do a bit of catch-up homework by reading her story here. She is an inspirational person whose near-death experience […]

Interviews, Sports

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Meet Samantha Gash, a woman who is literally blazing a trail around the world. This Australian powerhouse became the first female, and youngest person ever to complete The 4 Desert […]

Family Life, Working Women

Feminist Photography Project Teaching Girls About Real Role Models

Feminist Photography Project Teaching Girls About Real Role Models

Have you ever wondered why little girls grow up wanting to be a princess, then a popstar, then a reality star as they hit adulthood? Because these are the imagery […]

Politics, Working Women

Meet The Real Life Leslie Knope: Compton’s Young Female Mayor

Meet The Real Life Leslie Knope: Compton’s Young Female Mayor

If you’ve ever heard anything about the city of Compton in Los Angeles, you know it’s not always talked about in a positive light. Hip hop music, gangs, crime, the […]

Editors Blog

Forget The Spice Girls Coz Girl Power Started With This Greek Woman 300 Years Ago!

Forget The Spice Girls Coz Girl Power Started With This Greek Woman 300 Years Ago!

I bet you never learned this one in school. And trust me, it’s something important that every girl should know about growing up, whether you are interested in history or […]

Entertainment

The 2013 Tony Awards Belong To The Women!

The 2013 Tony Awards Belong To The Women!

It was a monumental year for women in theater at the Tony Awards held over the weekend at Radio City Music Hall, New York City. It was two women that […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

‘Woman Of The Decade’ Victoria Beckham Says Women Need To Support Each Other More

‘Woman Of The Decade’ Victoria Beckham Says Women Need To Support Each Other More

Last week, Glamour Magazine in the UK crowned former Spice Girl turned mogul fashion designer ‘Woman Of the Decade’ at its annual ‘Glamour Awards’ in London, UK. At the ceremony, […]

Girl on a Mission

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim & Amputee Is Determined To Dance & Run Again

Adrianne Haslet-Davis was shopping near where the Boston Marathon was taking place 2 weeks ago with her husband when the bombs went off. Sadly she lost the lower part of […]