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Causes

Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

By Brian Kent Sexual assault is a topic that needs to be discussed, and in the current era of the #MeToo movement, we are seeing this happen. Every 98 seconds […]

Creativity

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of our week which is not just about TGIF, but about sharing some of our fave videos that portray what we […]

Entertainment

Here’s How Mark Wahlberg Spent The $1.5 Million He Made (That Michelle Williams Didn’t)

Here’s How Mark Wahlberg Spent The $1.5 Million He Made (That Michelle Williams Didn’t)

By Fairygodboss After coming under fire in January for pulling in a whopping $1.5 million more than his “All the Money In the World” costar Michelle Williams, Mark Wahlberg has […]

Working Women

Study Finds Black Women Most Likely To Be On The Receiving End Of Workplace Harassment

Study Finds Black Women Most Likely To Be On The Receiving End Of Workplace Harassment

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss Sexual harassment in the workplace is a pervasive problem plaguing workplaces across all industries, not just in Silicon Valley or Hollywood. A recent poll of […]

Causes

Anonymous Workplace App ‘Blind’ Launches #MeToo Channel To Elevate Voices Of Women In Tech

Anonymous Workplace App ‘Blind’ Launches #MeToo Channel To Elevate Voices Of Women In Tech

We recently wrote about an awesome new app called Blind, created to help victims of abuse, assault and harassment in the workplace anonymously report incidents and get connected to a […]

Boys We Like

Pharrell Comes To Terms With The Message Behind ‘Blurred Lines’ In Light Of #MeToo

Pharrell Comes To Terms With The Message Behind ‘Blurred Lines’ In Light Of #MeToo

It was the music video that launched a thousand conversations about not only the continual objectification of women’s bodies, but the way rape culture gets easily integrated into pop culture […]

Contributors

10 Pieces Of Advice To Help Teenage Girls Live A Courageous Life In 2018

10 Pieces Of Advice To Help Teenage Girls Live A Courageous Life In 2018

By Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert When was the last time you used the word courage with your teenager? The best New Year commitment any family member or friend […]

Entertainment

TIME’S UP: 8 Actresses & Activists Stood In Solidarity For Victims At The 2018 Golden Globes

TIME’S UP: 8 Actresses & Activists Stood In Solidarity For Victims At The 2018 Golden Globes

The Golden Globes always kick off the awards season with a bang, making a memorable impression on fans, viewers and industry insiders in terms of who the big winners will […]

Entertainment

TIME’s “Silence Breakers” Cover Story Sums Up An Important Year For Women & Activists

TIME’s “Silence Breakers” Cover Story Sums Up An Important Year For Women & Activists

Each year, TIME magazine releases an issue in December with someone on the cover they have named as their “Person of the Year”. In 2017, it was not one person, […]

Contributors

Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

By Fay Turner-Paxton #MeToo, the two little words we all read for days on social media. Those who were previously nervous to disclose became empowered, the oblivious became educated and […]

Entertainment

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

By Equality Now 90% of individuals who say they have experienced sexual harassment never take formal action against the harassment. Most stay quiet for fear of disbelief or inaction on […]

Contributors

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

By Hannah Blake The “Me Too” movement was courageous and loud, and now it’s time to ride that momentum and continue stepping into empowerment. Moving from shame and guilt in […]