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Causes, Politics

Joan Jett & Lena Dunham Tell Us Why The Female Vote Is Vital!

Joan Jett & Lena Dunham Tell Us Why The Female Vote Is Vital!

The early women’s rights movement was started because women wanted the right to vote and to have their say in how a country was ruled. We are so thankful we […]

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 […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP: Ray Rice, Domestic Violence & The NFL

WEEKLY WRAP UP: Ray Rice, Domestic Violence & The NFL

After a 3 week summer break we are back with the GTHQ Weekly Wrap Up! This week we tackle the issue of domestic violence in the NFL. There have been […]

Celebrities

Tori Amos Says Modern Day Feminism Shouldn’t Just Benefit Women

Tori Amos Says Modern Day Feminism Shouldn’t Just Benefit Women

Feminism has been a hot topic recently. With the emergence of that ‘Women Against Feminism’ tumblr causing many divided arguments online, it is clear there are still many misconceptions surrounding […]

Causes, Celebrities

Emma Watson Named As UN Women Goodwill Ambassador

Emma Watson Named As UN Women Goodwill Ambassador

British actress Emma Watson has been named as the latest UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. She joins the likes of Charlize Theron, Mia Farrow and of course Angelina Jolie (who is […]

Causes, Politics

UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

UN Women Launch New Campaign For Women’s Rights & Gender Equality

On Thursday June 26, an historic event was held in New York City. It had nothing to do with celebrities, sport, or theater. The Apollo Theater played host to a […]

Girl on a Mission

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Teen Girls: The Next Generation Tackling Gender Inequality Globally

Thanks to the rise and dominance of social media, teens everywhere have been given a new voice that has never been heard before. In times past, the media portrayed teens […]

Politics

Tunisia’s New Constitution Centered On Women’s Rights & Equality

Tunisia’s New Constitution Centered On Women’s Rights & Equality

Nothing changes a country more than a revolution. Sure, wars can ravage and destroy and change it for worse, but a revolution brings about new hope. Tunisia is a country […]

Boys We Like, Politics

President Obama Starts Campaign Tour For Gender Equality In America

President Obama Starts Campaign Tour For Gender Equality In America

Yes he can and yes he did! Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States just embarked on a new tour, campaigning for an issue that is very close […]

Causes, Politics

Saudi Women Petitioning For The End Of Female Oppression On Int’l Women’s Day

Saudi Women Petitioning For The End Of Female Oppression On Int’l Women’s Day

It seems fitting that on International Women’s Day 2014, women around the world are using this as an excuse to speak up for injustice and for change. Saudi Arabia is […]

Politics

The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The Central African Republic is a country in a midst of a civil war. Christians and Muslims are ferociously attacking each other, and they are on the brink of a […]

Politics

Afghanistan Appoints Its First Female Police Chief Ever. Yep, Progress.

Afghanistan Appoints Its First Female Police Chief Ever. Yep, Progress.

Her name is Jamila Bayaz, she is 50, a mother of 5 children, and has just gone down in the history books as a pioneer for women in the police […]

Entertainment

Bing Reminds Us In This Video Why Being A Woman Is A Cause For Celebration

Bing Reminds Us In This Video Why Being A Woman Is A Cause For Celebration

If you need any more reason to celebrate being a woman, then perhaps this view video made by search engine Bing will remind you why why we are awesome! We […]

Politics

Saudi Arabia Opens First Female Law Firm, Intended To Protect Women’s Rights

Saudi Arabia Opens First Female Law Firm, Intended To Protect Women’s Rights

Women’s rights are important and the more we raise our voices about injustice toward females around the world the more things can change. One woman, Bayan Mahmoud Al-Zahran from Saudi […]