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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. […]

Interviews

Comedian Lynn Bixenspan Talks To Us About The Collision Of Feminism & Comedy

Comedian Lynn Bixenspan Talks To Us About The Collision Of Feminism & Comedy

For those of you who have been following our blog and reading our content for a while, it will be no surprise to you that two of our favorite things […]

Family Life

These Children’s Books Enable Kids To Challenge Stereotypes & Narrow Standards

These Children’s Books Enable Kids To Challenge Stereotypes & Narrow Standards

According to a study by live science, a child’s ideas about stereotypes develop from as young as 1st grade and that comes from influence form the parents or guardians they […]

Boys We Like, Family Life

Swedish Photographer Shows Compelling Reasons For Paternity Leave In This Photo Series

Swedish Photographer Shows Compelling Reasons For Paternity Leave In This Photo Series

Given that America is the only industrialized nation in the world that does not have any form of government mandated parental leave (despite numerous studies showing it is greatly beneficial […]

Sports

Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Just when we never ever thought we’d be writing an article about Monster Trucks on GirlTalkHQ, we discover Nicole Johnson, and yep, just like that, we all of a sudden […]

Girl on a Mission

Feminist Author & Journalist Mona Eltahawy Says The Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution

Feminist Author & Journalist Mona Eltahawy Says The Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution

She is a somewhat polarizing figure, but author, journalist, and outspoken Muslim feminist Mona Eltahawy is responsible for sparking some very important conversations about the representation of women in Arab […]

Celebrities

Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany On Feminism & Busting Female Stereotypes

Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany On Feminism & Busting Female Stereotypes

TV is a very exciting medium these days as there seem to be far more varied roles featuring women expanding the previous stereotypes that have dominated for so long. ‘Orange […]

Interviews

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

Plus-Size African-American Model & Author Erica Collins On Racism, Beauty & Stereotypes

When you look at the three biggest trending topics in news right now, three recurring these will pop up: racism, stereotypes and beauty. The riots, protests and unrest in Baltimore […]

Girl on a Mission

This Millennial Muslim Feminist Blogger Is Challenging Media Stereotypes With Her Narrative

This Millennial Muslim Feminist Blogger Is Challenging Media Stereotypes With Her Narrative

When you hear the word “feminist” images of Rose the Riveter or Gloria Steinem often come to mind. We think of women who are fighting against gender inequality in society, […]

Interviews

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

A long long time ago, the world of video games belonged exclusively to men and boys. Today, the gaming world landscape is half occupied by women and girls. With this […]

Causes

Is Dove’s #ChooseBeautiful Campaign Empowering Or Reinforcing Physical Beauty Standards?

Is Dove’s #ChooseBeautiful Campaign Empowering Or Reinforcing Physical Beauty Standards?

If you had the choice to label yourself, would you choose the word beautiful or average? Dove has released a new worldwide campaign called #ChooseBeautiful in order to point out […]

Entertainment

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Who says faith and feminism don’t go together? Meet the first all-female hip hop Muslim duo who say they aren’t here to be poster girls for faith, but they are […]

Celebrities

The Secret To Salma Hayek’s Success Is Not Fitting Into Any Stereotypes

The Secret To Salma Hayek’s Success Is Not Fitting Into Any Stereotypes

Everyone likes to fit in, but no one want to be called a stereotype in any way. But doesn’t that sound like a catch 22? Yes, it is. We are […]

Interviews

Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

Chicago Mom Launches ‘Go Go Sports Girls’ Series To Battle Stereotypes In Toys

If you are a parent of young children, you are well acquainted with the toy aisle at your favorite shopping mall. If you are the parent of a young girl, […]

Sports

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

The overwhelmingly positive response to the Always ‘Like A Girl’ commercial shown at the Superbowl recently proves this is a much-needed conversation to have. The stereotype that doing anything like […]