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Entertainment

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Who says faith and feminism don’t go together? Meet the first all-female hip hop Muslim duo who say they aren’t here to be poster girls for faith, but they are […]

Girl on a Mission

The Catholic Nuns On A Mission To Fight For A Woman’s Right To Choose

The Catholic Nuns On A Mission To Fight For A Woman’s Right To Choose

The image that often appears in our minds when we think of nuns is one of piety, strictness and a firm conservative leaning, right? How about if we told you […]

Politics

Lebanese TV Host Says Shutting Down Sexism On Air Is About Self-Respect, Not Ratings

Lebanese TV Host Says Shutting Down Sexism On Air Is About Self-Respect, Not Ratings

This statement is well on its way to becoming the best meme the internet has ever seen. It perfectly states what equality is about, and why some people have trouble […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Former US President Jimmy Carter should be enjoying retirement right about now. But instead, the 90 year old (yep, NINETY!!) has decided is not done in leadership just yet. In […]

Politics

Are Women In Leadership Positions The Key To Equality & Progress In Religion?

Are Women In Leadership Positions The Key To Equality & Progress In Religion?

If you haven’t grown up immersed in any sort of spiritual surroundings, it’s hard to look at certain news stories about religious extremists and have an optimistic view about religion. […]

Boys We Like

Pope Francis Out To Prove Religion Isn’t The Enemy Of Women

Pope Francis Out To Prove Religion Isn’t The Enemy Of Women

It’s easy to think of religion as the enemy of women. Just look at the news today. There are extreme religious organizations carrying out actions that seek to oppress women […]

Causes

‘Price Of Honor’ Docu Exposes The Horrific Epidemic Of Honor Killings

‘Price Of Honor’ Docu Exposes The Horrific Epidemic Of Honor Killings

Honor Killings may be a crime that is unfamiliar to most of us in the Western world, but don’t be under any illusion about it not happening close to home. […]

Editors Blog

Weekly Wrap UP: What Defines Us Shouldn’t Divide Us

Weekly Wrap UP: What Defines Us Shouldn’t Divide Us

If you take a look around the world at all the major news, a lot of it is quite depressing. Israel and Gaza for example. The media subconsciously teaches us […]

Entertainment

Rising Music Star Scarlett Rabe Says Women Fight Harder & Stand Stronger

Rising Music Star Scarlett Rabe Says Women Fight Harder & Stand Stronger

The name Scarlett Rabe may not be as household-familiar as, say, Katy Perry or Beyonce just yet, but we have a feeling it won’t be too long before she is […]

Causes

How Muslim Hipsters Aka “Mipsterz” Are Breaking Stereotypes In America

How Muslim Hipsters Aka “Mipsterz” Are Breaking Stereotypes In America

What do you get if you cross young Muslims with hipsters? A group called ‘Mipsterz’. No joke! They are a group of Muslim youth based out of Brooklyn, NY who […]

Creativity

Photography Project Showing Mormon Women Like Never Before: Vulnerable Yet Empowered

Photography Project Showing Mormon Women Like Never Before: Vulnerable Yet Empowered

There are a lot of things about the Mormon religion that are common knowledge to the world, as with any major religion or faith that has been around for centuries. […]

Girl on a Mission

5 Year Old Girl Takes On Westboro Baptist Church Armed With A Lemonade Stand & A Message Of Peace

5 Year Old Girl Takes On Westboro Baptist Church Armed With A Lemonade Stand & A Message Of Peace

The Westboro Baptist church in Kansas is renowned for picketing military funerals and it’s “God Hates Fags” signage they display at gay pride pride parades etc. It’s disgusting that they […]

Entertainment

Watch What Happens When A Muslim Cleric Forces A TV Host To Wear A Hijab On Air

Watch What Happens When A Muslim Cleric Forces A TV Host To Wear A Hijab On Air

Ah yes. The power of a woman. Perhaps some men in certain parts of the world should start to take note of this… In an interview for Sabaya el-Kheir on […]

Contributors

“I Had A One Night Stand, Got An STD And A Baby…But That’s Not All…”

“I Had A One Night Stand, Got An STD And A Baby…But That’s Not All…”

My name is *Jamie and I got pregnant from a one-night stand. I never imagined my life like this, but I’ve come a long way to be able to say […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

Jackson Katz Teaching Men To Stand Up For Abused Women

There’s no such thing as a bad TED talk really. And every one we have seen shows us the amazing people in this world working to make a difference, using […]