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Iranian Men Join A Powerful Campaign To Ensure Their Wives Have Equal Rights

Iranian Men Join A Powerful Campaign To Ensure Their Wives Have Equal Rights

Imagine a world where men and women were not afraid of each other, where the opposite gender was considered an ally, not an enemy, and we all worked together toward […]

Causes

UN Women Asked Artists To Create Cartoons Depicting Gender Equality. Here Are The Results…

UN Women Asked Artists To Create Cartoons Depicting Gender Equality. Here Are The Results…

Now here’s an awesome way of finding out how people from around the world view gender equality! UN Women together with the European Commission, the Belgian Development Cooperation, and UNRIC […]

Boys We Like

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Ever since actress Emma Watson launched the He For She campaign for UN Women in late 2014, it has become he signature initiative to engage men in the fight for […]

Health

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Yes folks, it’s come to this. When you think of drones, you think of them being used for military purposes and some not-so-great uses. But a group of women’s rights […]

Causes

‘Girl Determined’ Program Giving Burmese Girls A Much-Needed Public Voice

‘Girl Determined’ Program Giving Burmese Girls A Much-Needed Public Voice

Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma, is a place tucked between Laos, Thailand, and Bangladesh, and borders the south of China. It is also a country synonymous with lacking […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Former US President Jimmy Carter should be enjoying retirement right about now. But instead, the 90 year old (yep, NINETY!!) has decided is not done in leadership just yet. In […]

Entertainment, Health

Family Of Women Film Festival Highlights Women’s Rights, Healthcare & Education

Family Of Women Film Festival Highlights Women’s Rights, Healthcare & Education

If you haven’t heard of the Family of Women Film Festival, you are in for a treat! There are a number of awesome film festivals dedicated to women in film […]

Politics

Masai Woman Rebelling Against African Tradition In The Name Of Equality

Masai Woman Rebelling Against African Tradition In The Name Of Equality

People call Kanye West a “rebel” because of his bad boy behavior in pop culture and music. But let’s be serious for a second and remember that his rebellion is […]

Girl on a Mission

Artist Creates Series Of Paintings Promoting Women’s Rights & Female Empowerment

Artist Creates Series Of Paintings Promoting Women’s Rights & Female Empowerment

They say art, media and entertainment are arguably the biggest vehicles of communication that exist today. For instance, a important message is going to be given a much bigger platform […]

Working Women

Youtube CEO Susan Wojcicki Lays Out The Benefits Of Paid Maternity Leave

Youtube CEO Susan Wojcicki Lays Out The Benefits Of Paid Maternity Leave

Just to put things into perspective before we dive into this post, the United States is the ONLY industrialized nation in the world not to have any form of paid […]

Entertainment

‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ Docu Gives Cred To “Angry” Feminism

‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ Docu Gives Cred To “Angry” Feminism

“She’s beautiful when she’s angry” is not just a patronizing statement anymore. Nope, it has now been reclaimed and used as the title for a ground-breaking new documentary examining how […]

Sports

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

In a country which is so restrictive for women, the fact that a female basketball even exists in Saudi Arabia is pretty phenomenal. Women in the Saudi kingdom are not […]

Politics

Saudi Arabian Singer TamTam Releases Video About Gender Equality

Saudi Arabian Singer TamTam Releases Video About Gender Equality

Saudi Arabia is known for being a country that is oppressive in certain ways toward women. They cannot vote, and they cannot drive. That is just the tip of the […]

Causes, Politics

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

The Spanish Feminist Protest About Women’s Rights The Media Ignored

Here in the US abortion and reproductive rights are an important issue. We’ve seen how the female population has largely reacted to the Hobby Lobby case where a for-profit corporation […]

Health

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Weighs In On Healthcare, Women’s Rights & Feminism

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Weighs In On Healthcare, Women’s Rights & Feminism

If you aren’t familiar with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, well it’s time. She is one of the 9 US Supreme Court Justices (and one of only 3 women currently serving […]