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Girl on a Mission

NYC Girl Scouts Join Mission To Get Statues Of Historical Women Added To Central Park

NYC Girl Scouts Join Mission To Get Statues Of Historical Women Added To Central Park

If “you can’t be what you can’t see”, as Children’s Defense Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman so eloquently stated, then this group of Girl Scouts from New York City are […]

Entertainment

NYC Mayor’s Office Launches Initiative To Increase Representation Of Women In Film & TV

NYC Mayor’s Office Launches Initiative To Increase Representation Of Women In Film & TV

The New York City mayor’s office has launched a groundbreaking initiative that is aimed at increasing the representation of women in film and TV. It is being described as a […]

Health

New York City Says It’s Time To Give Free Tampons & Pads To Schools, Prisons & Shelters. Period!

New York City Says It’s Time To Give Free Tampons & Pads To Schools, Prisons & Shelters. Period!

If you’ve seen the latest ‘Orange Is The New Black’ season on Netflix, you will remember a minor story line regarding tampons and pads. Litchfield prison, since becoming privatized and […]

Celebrities, Girl on a Mission

How Feminist Amber Rose’s SlutWalk Just Stepped Up The Fight Against Slut-Shaming

How Feminist Amber Rose’s SlutWalk Just Stepped Up The Fight Against Slut-Shaming

Making good on her promise as a newly declared feminist, model and activist Amber Rose held her first SlutWalk event in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 3rd. She has been […]

Fashion & Beauty, Politics

Groundbreaking Legislation Is Set To Protect The Rights Of Underage Models

Groundbreaking Legislation Is Set To Protect The Rights Of Underage Models

It’s been a long time coming and it took the efforts of a tireless crusader to make it happen. Just this week, the state of New York passed legislation that recognizes […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Entertainment

Celeb Designer Stella McCartney Never Felt Good Enough Or Thin Enough For The Fashion Industry

Celeb Designer Stella McCartney Never Felt Good Enough Or Thin Enough For The Fashion Industry

Designer to some of the biggest celebrities in the world and daughter of a Beatle, Stella McCartney opens up to (super cute and bubbly!) French blogger Garance Dor at her […]