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Girl on a Mission

The CEO Of YWCA Dara Richardson-Heron’s Plan To End Racial & Gender Inequality

The CEO Of YWCA Dara Richardson-Heron’s Plan To End Racial & Gender Inequality

It’s no secret that America has a problem with inequality. Whether it is race, gender or socio-economic background, just a quick scan of some of the biggest news stories over […]

Creativity

Artist Illustrates How Backhanded Compliments Are Actually Discrimination In Disguise

Artist Illustrates How Backhanded Compliments Are Actually Discrimination In Disguise

Ever been given a compliment that turned out to be a negative in disguise? Something along the lines of “not bad for a girl” or “you’d be so much prettier […]

Girl on a Mission

“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

We are experiencing racial tensions in America in a whole new way. While there is no legal basis for discrimination based on skin color anymore, incidents of police brutality toward […]

Contributors

My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

My Dad Cut Me Out Of His Will For Dating A Black Guy

I grew up in a wonderful and loving home in Southern California. I had an older brother and sister 12 and 15 years my senior respectively, parents who were happy […]

Celebrities

Why Julie Chen’s Eye Surgery Confession Means A Lot For Other Ethnic TV Hosts

Why Julie Chen’s Eye Surgery Confession Means A Lot For Other Ethnic TV Hosts

Last Wednesday Sept 11, on an episode of daytime talk show ‘The Talk’, one of the hosts Julie Chen made a shocking personal confession that was quickly grabbed by news […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Miss America Pageant: Now Representing & Celebrating Diversity. Get Used To It!

Miss America Pageant: Now Representing & Celebrating Diversity. Get Used To It!

We all love a good stereotype-breaking story when it comes to Beauty Pageants, and we certainly have seen a few lately! Over the weekend the latest installment of Miss America […]

Fashion & Beauty

Naomi Campbell Is Pissed! Where Are All The Ethnic Models At NYFW?

Naomi Campbell Is Pissed! Where Are All The Ethnic Models At NYFW?

We don’t often report on fashion, but when we do, it’s about important issues that need to be discussed and shared! New York Fashion Week this fall has already made […]

Fashion & Beauty

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Whether you like beauty pageants or loathe them, this one is worthwhile taking note of, because it’s not just about physical appearances and world peace. Miss Arab USA which started […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

This Is What Happens When You Start A Feminist Group In Highschool

This Is What Happens When You Start A Feminist Group In Highschool

A group of teenage girls in the UK decided to start a feminist group, not to bash boys or demean them in any way, but to stick up for their […]