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Body Image, Celebrities

Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

We all know you love ‘Empire’ the show whose second season just started on September 23rd here in the states, and which is a prime example of why diversity in […]

Sports

5 x Time Paddle Board World Champ Jordan Mercer On Being A Role Model For Girls

5 x Time Paddle Board World Champ Jordan Mercer On Being A Role Model For Girls

It’s no secret we’re living in a celebrity-obsessed age where the majority of women that girls look up to are involved in some form of entertainment whether it be music, […]

Fashion & Beauty

Fitness Brand Signs Model With Down Syndrome As Their New Face Because Diversity Rules!

Fitness Brand Signs Model With Down Syndrome As Their New Face Because Diversity Rules!

It wasn’t too long ago that we see actress Jamie Brewer become the first model with Down Syndrome to walk the runway at NYFW for designer Carrie Hammer who has […]

Celebrities

Sandra Bullock Basically Says ‘Ain’t Nobody Got Time For Dat’ About Media Attacks On Women

Sandra Bullock Basically Says ‘Ain’t Nobody Got Time For Dat’ About Media Attacks On Women

Ok she didn’t say this exactly, but she might as well have! In fact, award-winning actress and every woman’s secret celeb BFF crush Sandra Bullock said some things we have […]

Sports

Serena Williams, World’s Greatest Athlete, On Racism, Body Image & God

Serena Williams, World’s Greatest Athlete, On Racism, Body Image & God

Yep, we’ve unapologetically called it. Serena Williams is the world’s greatest athlete. Normally when people conjure up names to fit that prestigious description, they say men such as Michael Schumacher, […]

Girl on a Mission

How Lizzie Velasquez Went From Bullying Victim To Hero In ‘A Brave Heart’ Docu

How Lizzie Velasquez Went From Bullying Victim To Hero In ‘A Brave Heart’ Docu

If you were called the World’s Ugliest Woman on the internet, what would you do? If millions of people saw a nasty video that some Youtube user posted online making […]

Family Life

Better Than Barbie: The Hillary Clinton Action Figure Campaign Already In Full Swing

Better Than Barbie: The Hillary Clinton Action Figure Campaign Already In Full Swing

Yes Hillary, we’ve been asking ourselves the same thing. How on earth has Barbie managed to dupe us into thinking she is even remotely close to being a real role […]

Celebrities

Mindy Kaling On Being Female Boss & Refusing To Be An Outsider

Mindy Kaling On Being Female Boss & Refusing To Be An Outsider

Sure actress Mindy Kaling is a role model, a girlboss and super funny, but one thing she doesn’t want to be referred to as, is an “outsider”. It seems she […]

Entertainment

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

Being the only female in any given industry or workplace can be daunting, even in 2014. The fact that there are still sectors where women are pioneering and trailblazing might […]

Celebrities

OITNB’s Uzo Aduba Relishing Her Role Model Status

OITNB’s Uzo Aduba Relishing Her Role Model Status

If you’re a fan of the Netflix hit ‘Orange Is The New Black’ you’ll be familiar with the character Crazy Eyes, played by the incredibly talented actress Uzo Aduba. The […]

Celebrities

Jennette McCurdy’s “I’m Not A Role Model” Rant Contains Good Advice

Jennette McCurdy’s “I’m Not A Role Model” Rant Contains Good Advice

It’s a familiar story line: person becomes child star and is the picture of wholesome innocence and good fun. Child star then grows up and wrestles with public image, and […]

Interviews

Singer Meredith O’Connor Goes From Being Bullied To Anti-Bullying Advocate

Singer Meredith O’Connor Goes From Being Bullied To Anti-Bullying Advocate

New York singer Meredith O’Connor is not your average popstar. Firstly, the rising star is only 18 and has already had a huge hit under her belt, but secondly, she […]

Body Image

Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl Talks “Normal” Body Image

Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl Talks “Normal” Body Image

She didn’t win Miss USA 2014, heck she didn’t even make it to the final 10! But Miss Indiana, Mekayla Diehl has been talked about non-stop since the competition at […]

Fashion & Beauty

Why Karlie Kloss Takes Her Role Model Status Seriously

Why Karlie Kloss Takes Her Role Model Status Seriously

It’s not everyday that you read about a successful model, a young one at that, who wants to be a good influence on their female audience. There are far too […]

Celebrities

Demi Lovato Admits There’s More To Life Than Getting Wasted

Demi Lovato Admits There’s More To Life Than Getting Wasted

She’s made in the USA (Texas, to be exact) but popstar Demi Lovato is no saccharine sweet southern girl. She’s been through her fair share of hard knocks and she […]