Post Tagged with: "women of color"

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 […]

Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Priyanka Chopra On Ambition, Feminism, & Fighting Against Stereotyped Hollywood Roles

Not only is Priyanka Chopra a household name in two major entertainment markets (Hollywood and Bollywood), she is also someone who has broken a number of barriers throughout her career. […]

Fashion & Beauty

Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

“Power isn’t limited to Pennsylvania Avenue. Women make an impact every day—through their work, communities and the purchases they make.” That is the statement in the description of the short […]

Feminism

Chuski Pop Is A Podcast Series Created By Two Desi Girls & Is Unapologetically Feminist AF

Chuski Pop Is A Podcast Series Created By Two Desi Girls & Is Unapologetically Feminist AF

We’re always on the hunt for great podcasts, books, documentaries, short films, web series, feature films, media publications, and basically anything medium that amplifies the voices of people who have […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

Everyone is familiar with the Fortune 500, an annual list of the five hundred most profitable US industrial corporations. What is perhaps lesser known is that women only make up 4% […]

Interviews

Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Meet Nicole Isaac: Fmr Obama Aide, Start-up Founder & Head Of US Public Policy At LinkedIn

Although women make up 51% of the US population, when it comes to being represented at our highest level of government, they only make up a mere 19% in Congress. […]

Girl on a Mission, Interviews

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

Exclusive Interview With Deja Foxx – Teen Activist, Change-Maker, & Future Political Leader

If you’d like to see a great example of what speaking truth to power looks like, get familiar with Deja Foxx, the Arizona-based teen activist who gained national attention after […]

Girl on a Mission

A Woman’s Place Is In The Revolution. These Powerful Images From Around The World & Throughout History Prove It

A Woman’s Place Is In The Revolution. These Powerful Images From Around The World & Throughout History Prove It

A woman’s place is in the revolution, and it turns out, it always has been. Although many of us are keenly aware that women and minorities have not always enjoyed […]

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10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

10 Essential Audiobooks About Women Of Color To Download During Women’s History Month

If your feminism is not intersectional, then how feminist is it? That is the motto we are focusing on this Women’s History Month, where activism, intersectionality, equality and marginalized voices […]

Interviews

YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

YWCA Teams Up With Planned Parenthood To Change The Lives Of Underserved Women

We have just endured one of the most divisive, agonizing and, at times, heartbreaking elections in modern US history. Let’s be honest, we ALL felt it! The reason we as […]

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

In the fall of 2013, three supermodels formed a coalition to force all major fashion week organizers around the world to include more women of color. That coalition was formed […]