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Body Image

New Infographic Detailing How Selfies Are Damaging Our Self Image

New Infographic Detailing How Selfies Are Damaging Our Self Image

How many selfies do you take in a day? Or a week? How many do you post on social media? Do you remember a time when you didn’t worry so […]

Causes

Women’s Org. Unites With Twitter To Create Online Harassment Reporting Tool

Women’s Org. Unites With Twitter To Create Online Harassment Reporting Tool

Is free speech really free? What about when you freely express your views online via social media and you get viciously attacked and harassed to the point where you are […]

Celebrities

Why British Singer FKA Twigs Is Our New Spirit Animal

Why British Singer FKA Twigs Is Our New Spirit Animal

She may still be a relatively unfamiliar name to some, but singer FKA Twigs doesn’t actually care too much what you think. But for a good reason! The British musician […]

Contributors

In Defense Of Millennials – We’re Not An Entitled & Narcissistic Generation

In Defense Of Millennials – We’re Not An Entitled & Narcissistic Generation

By Jennifer Hacker It seems to me that every other day my Facebook news feed is cluttered with articles berating the millennial generation. Sites like The Huffington Post, Elite Daily, […]

Body Image

Sophie Simmons Has Something To Say About Thigh Gaps

Sophie Simmons Has Something To Say About Thigh Gaps

Sophie Simmons is the daughter of legendary rock star Gene Simmons from K.I.S.S. While she may have garnered attention from her famous family name, and the reality show she was […]

Causes, Working Women

Body Image Forum Analyzes Social Media Impact On Teen Girls

Body Image Forum Analyzes Social Media Impact On Teen Girls

If you type in the hashtags #anorexia, #bulimia or #eatingdisorders on Instagram, you will literally see millions of posts. If you try to click on the top search result, a […]

Causes

When Instagram’s Censorship Laws Prove To Be Hurting Body Image

When Instagram’s Censorship Laws Prove To Be Hurting Body Image

See this picture above? Apparently Instagram deemed it “inappropriate” and that it violated its Terms of Service. The problem with that is there are TONNES of pictures of women in […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Free The Nipple!

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Free The Nipple!

Free the nipple is an important social movement which has been causing a lot of controversy lately in the media. Scout Willis was snapped walking down a busy New York […]

Causes

#YesALLWomen Hashtag Sparking Gender Violence Conversations

#YesALLWomen Hashtag Sparking Gender Violence Conversations

Yes. All. Women. If there is no other phrase that sticks in your mind, let it be this one. On May 23, college student Elliot Rodger went on a gun […]

Editor-in-chief, Family Life

Is “Modest Is Hottest” The New Black? Let’s Break It Down…

Is “Modest Is Hottest” The New Black? Let’s Break It Down…

There have been some raging debates on the interwebs recently about the over-sexualization of teen girls on social media, and how some adults are promoting confusing messages. Most teenagers today […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Tech Mogul Randi Zuckerberg: “Stay True To Yourself”

Tech Mogul Randi Zuckerberg: “Stay True To Yourself”

She’s got that famous last name, Zuckerberg. Yep, Randi is the older sister of Facebook founder and silicon valley whizz kid Mark Zuckerberg. But don’t let that define her in […]

Body Image

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

28 year old Wayne State University student Amanda Levitt is on a mission: a mission to make everyone understand the negative implications of “fat shaming”. In case you are unfamiliar […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission, Politics

Female Activists Bringing Hope To Haiyan Typhoon Victims

Female Activists Bringing Hope To Haiyan Typhoon Victims

The new of the Haiyan Typhoon hitting the Philippines rang loud across the world, as it is the most intense tropical cyclone recorded in history to ever hit land. It’s […]

Entertainment

Today Show Host Becomes Whistleblower For Sexism In The Media

Today Show Host Becomes Whistleblower For Sexism In The Media

Host of the Australian version of The Today Show recently gave an important speech at an annual media industry event. It is called the Andrew Olle Media Lecture, named after […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty

What This Victoria’s Secret SuperModel Would Do If She Was Ever Called “Fat”

What This Victoria’s Secret SuperModel Would Do If She Was Ever Called “Fat”

In case you didn’t know it already, Victoria’s Secret ubermodel Doutzen Kroes is not only one of the most recognizable faces in the fashion industry, but also the fifth highest […]