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Politics

Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

Political Leaders Hold Summit To Discuss Women’s Pivotal Role In Climate Change Policy

In case you missed it, an important political conference was held in New York City to discuss one of the most urgent issues affecting literally every person on the planet […]

Boys We Like, Celebrities

Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

Ashton Kutcher’s Advocacy For Child Trafficking Victims Is More Than Just A Celebrity “Getting Political”

For some, he will forever be known as Kelso from ‘That 70’s Show’, as well as his many other Hollywood activities such as marrying actress Demi Moore, before finally settling […]

Contributors

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

How Paul Ryan Is Leading The GOP’s Failure Toward Women, Minorities, & The Marginalized

By Cindy Khandoker By all accounts, Paul Ryan is the GOP’s angel, grappling the line between “the elite establishment” and the alt-right, populist nationalist fervor that has shaken up Washington […]

Interviews

Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

If you haven’t yet become familiar with journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro, that is about to change. This award-winning journalist whose career has taken her all over the globe has recently been […]

Contributors

Four Reasons Why The Trump Administration Is The Millennial Woman’s Greatest Threat

Four Reasons Why The Trump Administration Is The Millennial Woman’s Greatest Threat

By Liz Greene The morning after the election, my office was eerily quiet. The routine buzz of chitchat, occasional shrieks, and bursts of laughter were all absent — even the […]

Interviews

Comedian Jen Kirkman Talks About Her Netflix Special And How Being A Woman On Stage Is Inherently Political

Comedian Jen Kirkman Talks About Her Netflix Special And How Being A Woman On Stage Is Inherently Political

Having released her second Netflix comedy special in January, titled ‘Just Keep Livin’?’, comedian Jen Kirkman is certainly in good company. Along with the likes of Chelsea Handler, Iliza Schlesinger, […]

Fashion & Beauty

Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

We love Alexa Chung and love her strong, feminist presence in the fashion world. She is known to the masses as one of the UK’s modern “It” girls, but her […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

We can never get enough conversations about feminism, especially at a time when there is still so much backlash toward the movement and plenty of myth and misinformation being spread […]

Politics

Oxfam Engaging Indigenous Australian Women In Policy-Making Process With National Forum

Oxfam Engaging Indigenous Australian Women In Policy-Making Process With National Forum

When more women have a seat at the decision-making table, change happens. That is precisely the goal of Oxfam Australia’s Straight Talk forum – to create change, led by Indigenous […]

Politics

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP, Anne Aly, Gives Powerful Feminist Speech In Parliament

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP, Anne Aly, Gives Powerful Feminist Speech In Parliament

When we look at global politics right now, it is easy to get disheartened about the uprising of hatred, fear, racism and strong sentiments that seek to divide people based […]

Politics

How Japanese Women Are Shaking Up The World Of Political Leadership On A Number Of Levels

How Japanese Women Are Shaking Up The World Of Political Leadership On A Number Of Levels

We know many of us have political fatigue, especially in the wake of the recent US Presidential election which left many of us shocked and angry with the results. With […]

Contributors

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

A List Of Careers And Positions Which Can Help You Fight Back Against Donald Trump

By Katie McBeth The year 2016 has been a nightmare. Sure, we had some great movies, Beyonce’s Lemonade, and some quality online memes. But this year – in every other […]

Politics

Trevor Noah’s Powerful Reminder That Existing In The World As A Person Of Color Is A Political Act

Trevor Noah’s Powerful Reminder That Existing In The World As A Person Of Color Is A Political Act

We are in the midst of a turbulent political period here in the United States, yet it is a moment not unique to Americans by any means. Following the election […]

Celebrities

Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

Controversy Queen M.I.A On Feminism & Using Art To Raise Awareness About Important Issues

She’s an internationally-renowned artist who is not afraid of pushing the boundaries in her music as well as on stage. Real name Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam, M.I.A, she is a rapper, […]

Boys We Like

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

He made history in May after being elected as London’s new mayor. Sadiq Khan, 45, the son of a Pakistani bus driver, became the first practicing Muslim to lead a […]