Post Tagged with: "power"

Causes

Privilege, Power & Platform: Supporting Melanated Voices On GTHQ

Privilege, Power & Platform: Supporting Melanated Voices On GTHQ

Dear GTHQ reader, We are in the middle of some uncertain times right now in our world with COVID-19 pandemic, but also specifically here in the United States as we […]

Contributors

I Became A Financial Planner To Take Back My Power & Help Other Black Women Do The Same

I Became A Financial Planner To Take Back My Power & Help Other Black Women Do The Same

By Jala Eaton Let me start by saying the majority of my life I ignored my money. I spent it. I hid it from myself. I obtained thousands of dollars […]

Contributors

Stop Telling Me I’m “Too Nice” To Succeed.

Stop Telling Me I’m “Too Nice” To Succeed.

By Paige Sheffield It seems like for every man there is claiming that he’s a “nice guy,” there’s also a woman trying to prove that she’s tough enough to make […]

Contributors, Entertainment

'Maleficent Mistress of Evil' poster | Disney

Why We Should Celebrate The Feminine Power Of Maleficent

By Paige Sheffield Let’s start with a fairly popular opinion: we need to see a larger number of strong women portrayed in the media. We’ve made a lot of progress […]

Feminism

'Jensplaining' | CBC Gem

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Gynecologist Dr. Jen Gunter “Jensplains” All The Facts About Sexual Health In New Series

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we sit back, relax, and get into feminist mode by watching our fave videos of the moment. This week […]

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 […]

Entertainment

This Unique Theatre Show Uses Neuroscience To Examine The Effect Of Gender Stereotypes

This Unique Theatre Show Uses Neuroscience To Examine The Effect Of Gender Stereotypes

Many of us are familiar with the saying “the personal is political”. In the current political and social climate we’re living in, it applies more than ever, especially in the […]

Contributors

Every Woman Has The Power To Create Change By Raising Her Voice. What’s Stopping You From Using Yours?

Every Woman Has The Power To Create Change By Raising Her Voice. What’s Stopping You From Using Yours?

By Sahar Paz I’ve always been obsessed with the how? Simplified solutions and inspirational quotes weren’t enough for me. They didn’t snap me out of my silence. They didn’t create […]

Interviews

Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

She has been called the “voice of experience” by People magazine, as well as other publishing accolades such as Glamour’s “Woman of the Year” and one of Vanity Fair’s “America’s […]

Contributors

Why More Women Are Riding Motorcycles And How They Are Driving Change In The Industry

Why More Women Are Riding Motorcycles And How They Are Driving Change In The Industry

By Liz Jansen Whether it’s for freedom, adventure, spiritual experience, confidence, independence, or community, women are taking to motorcycles with an increased voracity. Three years ago, Debra Teplitz, 44, decided […]

Contributors

Self-Worth Is Not Just An Ideal, It Is The Key To Living In Confidence, Power & Purpose

Self-Worth Is Not Just An Ideal, It Is The Key To Living In Confidence, Power & Purpose

By Shinjini Das Self-worth is a fascinating concept, because as simple as it is to believe that self-worth should indeed radiate from within, more often than not, girls around the […]

Contributors

Activist & Artist Maya Azucena Raises Her Voice For Victims Of Domestic Violence

Activist & Artist Maya Azucena Raises Her Voice For Victims Of Domestic Violence

By Maya Azucena I am an advocate for Art as Power. As such, I truly believe that in addition to music being my business, music is my “Superpower” – A […]

Politics

Why German Chancellor Angela Merkel Being Named TIME Magazine’s ‘Person Of The Year’ 2015 Matters

Why German Chancellor Angela Merkel Being Named TIME Magazine’s ‘Person Of The Year’ 2015 Matters

She is the head of Europe’s most powerful economy and the world’s fourth biggest economy, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel certainly knows it. She became the first ever female Chancellor […]

Celebrities

Nicole Kidman Says “Failure Isn’t Shameful, But Cowardice Is” In An Inspiring Speech

Nicole Kidman Says “Failure Isn’t Shameful, But Cowardice Is” In An Inspiring Speech

We started GTHQ as a platform to get away from tabloid gossip and negative news about women that seems to flood headlines every. But lately it feels like we are […]

Fashion & Beauty

London Design Museum Celebrates Women In Power Through Fashion

London Design Museum Celebrates Women In Power Through Fashion

It’s not often we see the words “fashion” and “female empowerment” in the same sentence, in fact a lot of the messages we see coming out of fashion (take that […]