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Working Women

This Facebook Exec. Wants Women To Be Known For Their Brains, Not Their Baby-Making Status

This Facebook Exec. Wants Women To Be Known For Their Brains, Not Their Baby-Making Status

Ladies, don’t you hate it when people make assumptions about your life and career based on the fact that you are a mom? And men, you must be soooooo tired […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

Actress Carrie Keagan Writes Open Letter Demanding More Women In Late Night TV

Actress Carrie Keagan Writes Open Letter Demanding More Women In Late Night TV

Take a look at this image of actress and TV personality Carrie Keagan and let it be burned into your memories. From now on we are definitely going to view […]

Causes

“Feminists vs Photoshop” The New FCKH8 Campaign Where Women Stand Up To Sexist Beauty Standards

“Feminists vs Photoshop” The New FCKH8 Campaign Where Women Stand Up To Sexist Beauty Standards

We know you are already familiar with FCKH8 and their campaigns. Remember the potty mouthed princesses? Those sweet little angelic girls dropping F-bombs in the name of raising awareness about […]

Celebrities

Elizabeth Banks On How Boredom & Sexism Led Her From Acting To Directing

Elizabeth Banks On How Boredom & Sexism Led Her From Acting To Directing

You know her face and her name. You are also probably well familiar with Elizabeth Banks’ talent on screen in the many roles she has played over the years. More […]

Causes

How Many Viral Videos & PSAs Does It Take For Street Harassment & Catcalling To Become A Thing Of The Past?

How Many Viral Videos & PSAs Does It Take For Street Harassment & Catcalling To Become A Thing Of The Past?

We’ve written numerous posts about why catcalling and street harassment are not acceptable forms of behavior amongst men and women. Some may think it is just a bit of fun […]

Entertainment

Singer Grimes On The Problematic Way The Music Industry Treats Female Musicians

Singer Grimes On The Problematic Way The Music Industry Treats Female Musicians

Canadian singer/musician Grimes, aka Claire Boucher was featured on the cover of Fader Magazine recently, and in an interview she talks about her music, her roots, her beefs and her […]

Interviews

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

Here at GTHQ we find it weird that some people have such an obsession with unicorns, because if you are looking for a mythical creature, just look no further than […]

Working Women

Why You Should Never Ask NBC’s Tamron Hall What It’s Like Being A Black Female Journalist

Why You Should Never Ask NBC’s Tamron Hall What It’s Like Being A Black Female Journalist

She made history by becoming the first black female journalist to join the iconic Today show lineup on NBC in 2014, and Tamron Hall’s presence has been a welcome sight […]

Causes

Wanna Avoid Spending Your Hard-Earned Money On Sexist Brands? There’s An App For That!

Wanna Avoid Spending Your Hard-Earned Money On Sexist Brands? There’s An App For That!

There is a stereotype that women like to shop and spend money. Well it turns out that stereotype is no myth. According to figures, women control 65% of global spending […]

Celebrities

Patricia Arquette Doesn’t Regret Using Her Oscar Win As A Platform For Feminism

Patricia Arquette Doesn’t Regret Using Her Oscar Win As A Platform For Feminism

Remember back in February at the Academy Awards when actress Patricia Arquette won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress and used her acceptance speech as an excuse to talk about […]

Politics

Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

You know there’s a gender problem in politics when men are criticized for their policies, and women are slammed for their outfits. Yes, it’s 2015 and we STILL have this […]

Celebrities

Rose McGowan & Zoe Saldana The Latest Women To Call Out Sexism In Hollywood

Rose McGowan & Zoe Saldana The Latest Women To Call Out Sexism In Hollywood

Remember that time Maggie Gyllenhaal candidly revealed in an interview that she as a 37 year old was rejected from a major role in a film playing the love interest […]

Boys We Like, Sports

Tennis Champ Andy Murray Declares Himself A Feminist Following Criticism Of Coach Amelie Mauresmo

Tennis Champ Andy Murray Declares Himself A Feminist Following Criticism Of Coach Amelie Mauresmo

Just before the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in 2014, British number one seed Andy Murray shocked the world by choosing former female champion Amelie Mauresmo as his new coach. After all, […]

Celebrities

‘Suffragette’ Actress Carey Mulligan On The Fight For Equality In Film

‘Suffragette’ Actress Carey Mulligan On The Fight For Equality In Film

It’s quite fitting that British actress Carey Mulligan was cast in the upcoming film ‘Suffragette’, based on the real life struggles of women in Britain to be allowed to vote. […]

Entertainment

Palestinian Rap Group Address Sexism In Their New Feminist Track “Who You Are”

Palestinian Rap Group Address Sexism In Their New Feminist Track “Who You Are”

With the state of pop music today, it’s hard to find artists and lyrics that really challenge the social norms the way the artists often did during the 60s, 70s […]