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Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Under Armour’s New Models “Unlike Any”, Goldieblox Wants Girls To “Be Like Her”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Under Armour’s New Models “Unlike Any”, Goldieblox Wants Girls To “Be Like Her”

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we get to share our favorite videos of the moment while also sharing what our definition of feminism looks […]

Celebrities

History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

One of them became the first African American to hold the title of President of the United States, and the other was the first African American female principal dancer at […]

Entertainment

Annie Leibovitz’s New Portraits Exhibition Showcases The World’s Most Notable Women

Annie Leibovitz’s New Portraits Exhibition Showcases The World’s Most Notable Women

You may remember the news back in October that legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz took all the photos for the 2016 iconic Pirelli Calendar, a cultural beauty symbol normally known for […]

Sports

ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

It has been a banner year for women in sports, especially in the US, so to see Marvel team up with ESPN and turn a whole host of female athletes […]

Family Life

Empowering Video Feat. Girls Dressed Up As Real Life Female Role Models Is Badass!

Empowering Video Feat. Girls Dressed Up As Real Life Female Role Models Is Badass!

There’s a good chance the US is going to elect its first female president in 2016. All eyes are on Hillary Clinton as she campaigns hard for the White House, […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

Misty Copeland Redefining The Boundaries Of Possbility In Classical Ballet

Misty Copeland Redefining The Boundaries Of Possbility In Classical Ballet

If you haven’t heard of Misty Copeland, you are living under a rock. But seriously, this woman is not only talented and successful, she is blazing trails and breaking down […]

Body Image

Misty Copeland Teams Up With Under Armour For Inspirational Video

Misty Copeland Teams Up With Under Armour For Inspirational Video

Being a trailblazer is never easy. It means you are going to face plenty of opposition to get where you need to. In the case of dancer and ballerina Misty […]

Sports

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Meet Misty Copeland, if you haven’t already yet. She is a 30 year old ballerina in the American Ballet Theatre. That in itself is a huge achievement, as anyone who […]