Post Tagged with: "school"

Politics

Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

We gotta say, Sweden is ahead of the curve when it comes to gender issues and revolutionizing the way men and women are represented in mainstream society. They were the […]

Body Image, Family Life, Sports

11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

Obesity is a huge problem, and not just a health problem. Kids as young as 6 these days suffer from obesity, but instead of giving parents helpful advice and teachers […]

Boys We Like, Politics

President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

Whether you agree on his policies or not, and whether you voted for him or not, there’s finally something we can all agree to like President Barack Obama for. The […]

Celebrities

Singer Lorde Explains Why Feminism Is Relevant To Teen Girls

Singer Lorde Explains Why Feminism Is Relevant To Teen Girls

When two of the world’s best known teens in their industries get together, it’s only going to be a conversation that is worthy of a read more than once! Tavi […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Carlene Firmin is a woman who has dedicated her studies and life to putting an end to the rape of teenage girls by the male peers. The 29 year old […]

Family Life, Working Women

This School Is Teaching Girls To Be Prodigious, Not A Disney Princess.

This School Is Teaching Girls To Be Prodigious, Not A Disney Princess.

If only more schools worldwide had the same idea! So there’s this rad girls school in Kentucky, USA called Mercy Academy whose mission they say is to empower their female […]

Body Image, Boys We Like, Causes

NYC Mayor Bloomberg On A Mission To Improve Girls Self Esteem

NYC Mayor Bloomberg On A Mission To Improve Girls Self Esteem

OK before you get out the pitchforks and start telling us what a dick you think New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is because of his soda tax and bike initiatives […]

Family Life, Fashion & Beauty, Working Women

14-Year Old Designer Combats Bullying With Creativity

14-Year Old Designer Combats Bullying With Creativity

When we think of our 14 year old selves, most of us don’t imagine being famous designers getting ready for fashion week, right? Well that’s not the case for Ludovika […]

Entertainment, Politics

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Feature Film Shows The Rise Of Feminism In Muslim Countries

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Feature Film Shows The Rise Of Feminism In Muslim Countries

Check it out women of the world, Saudi Arabia is about to release it’s very first home-made feature film, and it is a true testament to the message of feminism […]

Contributors, Family Life, Girl on a Mission

Inspiring Workshop Showing Girls They Don’t Need To Be Beyonce To Be A ‘Dreamgirl’

Inspiring Workshop Showing Girls They Don’t Need To Be Beyonce To Be A ‘Dreamgirl’

About six months ago on a somewhat chilly early afternoon in January, I sat in a classroom and awaited the arrival of twenty beautiful faces. One by one, they were […]

Entertainment, Family Life

9 Y/O Girl Creates Genius App & Shames Sexist App Creators At Hackathon

9 Y/O Girl Creates Genius App & Shames Sexist App Creators At Hackathon

Kids and parents listen up! There’s no need to be bored any more, because an app is coming soon, which will make playdates a whole lot easier. Imagine something like […]

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 […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Working Women

Lauren Conrad: A Reality Star Who Embraced The ‘Business’ Side Of Show

Lauren Conrad: A Reality Star Who Embraced The ‘Business’ Side Of Show

She is one of pop culture’s most recognizable faces. She was catapulted to fame while still in High School on the MTV show Laguna Hills, became a huge household name […]

Politics, Working Women

“One Girl With Courage Is A Revolution” How Girls In 3rd World Countries Are Fighting For Education

“One Girl With Courage Is A Revolution” How Girls In 3rd World Countries Are Fighting For Education

Female education is on the rise and the social and cultural stigmas that held back so many generations is slowly beginning to ebb. While the challenges, stereotypes and battles have […]