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Feminism

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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Outlining The Importance Of Women Gaining The Right To Vote

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we gather around our virtual water coolers and fangirl over a handful of videos, centered around an […]

Interviews

Speaker & Educator Kishshana Palmer Helping Women Of Color Fundraisers Adapt Their Businesses During COVID-19

Speaker & Educator Kishshana Palmer Helping Women Of Color Fundraisers Adapt Their Businesses During COVID-19

Today more than ever, we are grounding our platform in the mission that if we want to see a new model of leadership that is innovative, inclusive and representative, look […]

Interviews

Thynk Global founders Maghan Morin and Jeanine Suah

Get Familiar With Thynk Global: A Co-working Space Founded by 2 Women Of Color, Catering To Minority Female Entrepreneurs

The traditional office space has changed drastically over the past few years, with the rise of work-from-home jobs as well as solo-preneurs and entrepreneurs disrupting business models of yesterday. With […]

Interviews

Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

One of the fastest growing cultural changes we’re seeing in the United States today is the legalized cannabis industry and attitudes associated with it. As of April 2019, 11 states […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Films Centered Around Empowering Stories Of Native American & Pacific Islander Women

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Films Centered Around Empowering Stories Of Native American & Pacific Islander Women

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we get to share 3 of our fave videos of the moment, usually centered around a unifying theme that […]

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 […]

Creativity

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

By Taylor Jones Yetunde Sapp’s introduction to art started with an unsuspecting beginning. Before she began preschool her father would give her small instructionals while her mother was at work. […]

Working Women

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

By Kaitlyn Borysiewicz for Fairygodboss I remember walking into my first job straight out of college, wondering if my hair was combed down enough or if the comments I interjected […]

Interviews

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

If you just watched the video above and it got you thinking, “what IS my hustle?”, then you will want to get to know entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland. She is the […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of our week which is not just about TGIF, but about sharing some of our fave videos that portray what we […]

Working Women

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

Entertainment

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

With the stream of stories coming out from Hollywood about sexual assault, rape, harassment, intimidation and abuse, it’s clear that these issues have also been yet another barrier in women’s […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Feature Documentary & A Web Series Celebrating Queer Women Of Color

FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Feature Documentary & A Web Series Celebrating Queer Women Of Color

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we get to share a handful of our favorite videos we are currently digging, especially because they […]

Entertainment

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

There has never been a more important time to amplify the voices of female filmmakers, directors and storytellers, than now. Sure, we’ve been actively promoting women’s voices in film for […]

Contributors

5 Incredible Female Authors Who Should Be On Your “Required Reading” List

5 Incredible Female Authors Who Should Be On Your “Required Reading” List

By Kevin Nelson From the time they are born, until the time they leave this world, many women live with gendered expectations of their lives that are still being dismantled […]