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Girl on a Mission

Ann Shen’s ‘Revolutionary Women’ Celebrates 50 Women Of Color Who Reinvented The Rules

Ann Shen’s ‘Revolutionary Women’ Celebrates 50 Women Of Color Who Reinvented The Rules

For many young girls of color growing up in years past, the idea of “if you can see it, you can be it” (to quote Geena Davis) was problematic given […]

Working Women

Visionary corporate leader and speaker Deepa Purushotham | Image by Leslie Bohm

Visionary TED Speaker Deepa Purushotham On Women Of Color Redefining Power In Corporate America

What does it look like for the corporate world to truly advocate for marginalized voices, and elevate diverse leadership? Do DEI (diversity, equity, inclusion) initiatives actually make a difference? According […]

Creativity

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Forget “hot girl summer”, because we’re declaring 2022 to be “Hot female-driven story Summer”, and it’s going to be lit (pun fully intended)! Today we’re featuring two new novels, written […]

Creativity

Pakistani Feminist Statement Jewelry Brand Telling Stories Of Women Of Color With New ‘Gaze’ Collection

Pakistani Feminist Statement Jewelry Brand Telling Stories Of Women Of Color With New ‘Gaze’ Collection

Founded by three sisters in Pakistan, Pierre Gemme by HUR aims to redefine the global jewelry industry by designing pieces that are unique, meaningful, and impactful. The brand’s mission is […]

Creativity

Four YA Summer Reading Rec’s That Will Inspire Body Positivity, Activism, Authenticity and Diversity

Four YA Summer Reading Rec’s That Will Inspire Body Positivity, Activism, Authenticity and Diversity

If you are looking for ways to fill your upcoming Summer vacation days, look no further than our new YA book recommendation list, courtesy of Penguin Young Readers. These four […]

Entertainment

Celebrate Women’s History Month With OVID.tv’s Diverse Collection Of Film By & About Women

Celebrate Women’s History Month With OVID.tv’s Diverse Collection Of Film By & About Women

March is Women’s History Month, and while we are becoming more keenly aware of the need to celebrate and amplify the voices and stories of women outside a designated month […]

Entertainment

CineFam Launches Women Of Color Content Creator Database During Int’l Women’s Month

CineFam Launches Women Of Color Content Creator Database During Int’l Women’s Month

CineFAM, a Canadian not-for-profit initiative founded by award-winning filmmaker, Academy Director Member & CaribbeanTales Media Group founder, Frances-Anne Solomon, launched its new initiative, the Women of Color (WOC) Content Creator […]

Entertainment

Dhaya Lakshminarayanan’s Debut Comedy Album Covers It All: Race, Politics, Religion….And Weed!

Dhaya Lakshminarayanan’s Debut Comedy Album Covers It All: Race, Politics, Religion….And Weed!

If you’re looking for a break from your regular depressing news feeds and in need of some hilarious takes on the state of the world today, look no further than […]

Fashion & Beauty

Morphe Cosmetics Teams Up With Artist & Beauty Influencer Nyane For Stunning “Fierce Fairytale” Collection

Morphe Cosmetics Teams Up With Artist & Beauty Influencer Nyane For Stunning “Fierce Fairytale” Collection

Wanna know how we’re celebrating Galentine’s Day this year? By fangirling HARD over the new Morphe x Nyane Fierce Fairytale Collection, and telling all our friends about it. Known for […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Championing Private School Access For BIPOC Families

Meet The Woman Championing Private School Access For BIPOC Families

If you are a parent and are in the stage where you are thinking about where to send your child or children to school, the thought of affording private school […]

Entertainment

2nd Annual rePRO Film Festival Highlights The Urgency Of Reproductive Justice

2nd Annual rePRO Film Festival Highlights The Urgency Of Reproductive Justice

If you aren’t get familiar with the rePRO Film Festival, there is no time like the present, especially given what is happening regarding bodily autonomy, reproductive justice and maternal healthcare […]

Working Women

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

More Than A Check Box- Receiving the Recognition I Deserve Beyond My Race & Gender

By Reshma Moorthy, CEO of Frontier Technologies Inc Any woman, especially a woman of color, knows the feeling of stepping into a room full of people who don’t look like […]

Working Women

Women Of Color Now Own HALF Of All Female-Owned Businesses In The U.S.

Women Of Color Now Own HALF Of All Female-Owned Businesses In The U.S.

Owning a business is becoming less of a boy’s club. With each year, the number of women-owned businesses throughout the world grows. And with an increasing number of opportunities arising […]

Causes

From L to R: Liz Gamboa/Executive Director NM Community Capital, Vanessa Roanhorse/Co-founder Native Women Lead, Alicia Ortega/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Kalika Davis/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Jaime Gloshay/Co-Founder Native Women Lead

New Gender Equality Funding Initiative Aims To Empower BIPOC & WOC Entrepreneurs

Announced during Women’s History Month and on March 8, International Women’s Day, the Equality Can’t Wait Challenge which will award $40 million to help expand women’s power and influence in […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Director Kimberlee Bassford On Featuring Women Of Color At The Center Of Her Award-Winning Films

Director Kimberlee Bassford On Featuring Women Of Color At The Center Of Her Award-Winning Films

March is Women’s History Month and one of the ways we love to celebrate is to amplify the work and stories of women, especially women of color and underrepresented voices […]