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Development Skills & Educational Programs Helping Palestinian Female Inmates Reintegrate Into Society

Development Skills & Educational Programs Helping Palestinian Female Inmates Reintegrate Into Society

If you’ve been watching ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Season 5, you will already be familiar with Taystee’s hardline negotiating skills with Figueroa and Caputo in the midst of a […]

Contributors

If We Want Gender Equality To Happen In Society, We Must Ensure It First Happens In The Home

If We Want Gender Equality To Happen In Society, We Must Ensure It First Happens In The Home

By Noreen Chada “Why is he cleaning the house when there are three girls just sitting there?” Melina’s mum said as Melina and I sat upstairs getting ready to go […]

Body Image

Recent Surveys Focusing On Men And Children Prove Body Image Is Far More Than Just A Women’s Issue

Recent Surveys Focusing On Men And Children Prove Body Image Is Far More Than Just A Women’s Issue

We dedicate a lot of our publishing space to talking about body image. We mostly present the issue from a female perspective, as there is an overwhelming amount of power […]

Contributors

I Shed Layers Of Insecurity & Self-Hatred And Underneath Found My Beauty, Worth & Passion

I Shed Layers Of Insecurity & Self-Hatred And Underneath Found My Beauty, Worth & Passion

By Jenny Arzola Life is full of precious moments and we are meant to live them. I mean it’s either that or you dim your light; I choose not to […]

Contributors

“I Am A ______ And A Feminist” The Damaging Ways Society Likes To Fill That Blank Space

“I Am A ______ And A Feminist” The Damaging Ways Society Likes To Fill That Blank Space

By Chelsy Ranard “I’ve never felt like this, nor did I ever feel like I’d want this – so even wrestling with the idea of staying home has felt like […]

Causes

Tired Of Everyday Micro-Aggressions & Stereotypes? This Photo Series Is Exactly What You Need

Tired Of Everyday Micro-Aggressions & Stereotypes? This Photo Series Is Exactly What You Need

We know how you feel. We all feel the same. We’re tired of racism. We’re tired of stereotypes. We’re tired of gender bias. We’re tired of media hype. We. Are. […]

Contributors

Dear Men, Your Masculinity Doesn’t Suffer When Women Are Elevated In Society. Sincerely, A Male Feminist

Dear Men, Your Masculinity Doesn’t Suffer When Women Are Elevated In Society. Sincerely, A Male Feminist

By Tony Rinna The other night was yet another anecdotal night in terms of my musical background and my interest in helping to promote and advance the cause of gender […]

Causes

ICYMI 3 Teen Girls Call Out America’s Biggest Problem In Viral Poetry Slam

ICYMI 3 Teen Girls Call Out America’s Biggest Problem In Viral Poetry Slam

Whenever a new year rolls around it’s a great time to reflect on the achievements on the previous 12 months and dive into the future head first feeling confident, excited […]

Entertainment

‘Living Different’ Series Feat. Women Who Are Breaking Down Society’s Norms

‘Living Different’ Series Feat. Women Who Are Breaking Down Society’s Norms

Move over ‘Bad Girls Club’, because a new series is set to give the Oxygen network a more female empowered reputation! ‘Living Different’ which will screen early January 2015 is […]

Body Image

Why Is A Fat Girl On The Internet Such A Big Deal Anyway?

Why Is A Fat Girl On The Internet Such A Big Deal Anyway?

Why is it, when a woman who is between a size double-zero and size 6 posts a photo or video online, the collective interwebs gushingly declares their love for their […]

Contributors, Fashion & Beauty

“Oh You’re A Model? You Must Be Dumb Because You’re Beautiful”

“Oh You’re A Model? You Must Be Dumb Because You’re Beautiful”

By Mallorie Carrington “This is my best friend Mallorie, she’s a model” used to be a fun way to be introduced when it was coming out of the mouth of […]

Celebrities

Cameron Diaz & Sharon Stone Give The Middle Finger To Society’s Obsession With Youth

Cameron Diaz & Sharon Stone Give The Middle Finger To Society’s Obsession With Youth

It really sucks when society tries to tell us how we should look, act and feel. Especially as women, as we get older we can sometimes be made to feel […]

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 […]

Fashion & Beauty

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Whether you like beauty pageants or loathe them, this one is worthwhile taking note of, because it’s not just about physical appearances and world peace. Miss Arab USA which started […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Teen Student Starts Cheerleading Squad For Disabled Girls

Valencia High School student Julia Competelli-Pizza (yes, she has a super rad name!) is one amazing girl with a huge heart. The Californian teen is a cheerleader at her school, […]