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Creativity

New Comic Book Centers A Female Asian-American Superhero, Who Defies Stereotypes, For An Inclusive Story

New Comic Book Centers A Female Asian-American Superhero, Who Defies Stereotypes, For An Inclusive Story

We’ve seen some major strides forward in the world of comic book superheroes both in the written medium and as they make the leap from page to TV and movie […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: India’s Official Oscars Entry, & Women Of Color Confronting Racial Stereotypes In Film

FEMINIST FRIDAY: India’s Official Oscars Entry, & Women Of Color Confronting Racial Stereotypes In Film

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That part of our week where we take time to celebrate 3 videos we can’t get enough of at the moment. This week’s theme […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women Vloggers From The Middle East Band Together To Dispel Arab Stereotypes

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women Vloggers From The Middle East Band Together To Dispel Arab Stereotypes

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we share 3 of our fave videos that speak to a diverse, inclusive and intersectional definition of feminism. Given […]

Celebrities

Mindy Kaling Just Gave The Perfect Response To Every Single Sexist Working Mom Stereotype

Mindy Kaling Just Gave The Perfect Response To Every Single Sexist Working Mom Stereotype

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Working mothers hear it from everyone — their colleagues when they have to leave on time to pick up their kids, and even other moms […]

Family Life

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

Platform Launches India’s First “Gender-Cool” Merchandise For Kids To Build Awareness About Stereotypes

If you aren’t yet familiar with the web platform Candidly, we highly suggest checking them out. They are a platform based out of India created to drive candid conversations on […]

Entertainment

How Contemporary TV & Female Characters Play A Major Role Impacting Female Audiences

How Contemporary TV & Female Characters Play A Major Role Impacting Female Audiences

By Zofia Wijaszka Images of heroines in film and television industry are changing. Entertainment companies noticed that themes with females in the main role are starting to become really popular. […]

Working Women

How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

How More Women In Powerful Positions Are Changing The Scope & Definition Of Leadership

Modern women are paving the way for a unique style of leadership that is confident, influential, and effective. Though in present times, organizations are actively looking to hire women for […]

Working Women

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Photo Stock Agency Releases Gender-Focused Data Around Depictions Of Certain Professions

There was a lot of talk in 2017 about the evolution of images portrayed of women in stock photography. Rewind just a couple decades, and most images of women floating […]

Girl on a Mission

Indian Feminist Authors Create Children’s Book Series To Challenge Harmful Gender Norms

Indian Feminist Authors Create Children’s Book Series To Challenge Harmful Gender Norms

A group of feminists in India are working to chip away at harmful cultural gender norms that do not have a place in the world in 2018. Collectively they are […]

Contributors

Five Stereotypes About Female Authors That Need To Be Permanently Erased

Five Stereotypes About Female Authors That Need To Be Permanently Erased

By Kevin Nelson It might sound surprising to some of us but a different attitude towards male and female writing still exists, and it affects publishing more than some of […]

Contributors

Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

By Fateme Banishoeib Technology, automation, virtual reality and innovation are shaking the world of business more than in any previous industrial revolution. Machines have been taking our jobs for centuries. […]

Entertainment

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

UK Eliminating Gender Stereotypes In Advertising, Saying They Are Harmful To Society

Many of us are familiar with the saying “sex sells”, and for a long time, that has been true of the advertising industry. Women’s bodies being used as literal objects […]

Body Image

Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

If you have ever read the comments under an image of a plus size or curvy person doing pretty much anything, especially when they are talking about body-positivity, you will […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Muslim Feminist Activist Breaking Stereotypes, Promoting Education & Women’s Rights

Meet The Muslim Feminist Activist Breaking Stereotypes, Promoting Education & Women’s Rights

In an era of Trump-led politics in the US, breaking down stereotypes and speaking out against fear and lies is an imperative. Probably the ONLY good thing we’ve seen since […]

Working Women

It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

By Molly Connell Kids constantly hear that if they study hard and work hard for it, they can become whoever they want to. Sounds good, but is that all? Working […]