French Feminist Group “Renames” 60 Paris Streets For Notable Women In Overnight Stunt

It’s a visual protest of the fact that only 2.6 percent of the streets in Paris, the capital of France, are named after notable women.


“Suffragist” A Poem By 16-Year-Old WriteGirl Sandra Moore

“We fight not just for the vote. We are all still suffragists.”


Does Women’s Equality Really Matter? We Asked. You Answered.

Individual voices amplifying a collective message to the world on Women’s Equality Day 2015. This is why women’s equality is more important than ever.

Does Women’s Equality Really Matter? We Asked. You Answered.

When People Judge Your Makeup… In Comics

Whether you wear makeup or don’t, someone always has something to say about it… this is perfect!


Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

Meet 87-Year-Old Instagram Sensation Baddie Winkle

Meet 87-Year-Old Instagram Sensation Baddie Winkle

September 1, 2015 by

If you’re on Instagram, you may have heard of Helen Van Winkle, the 87-year-old great, great grandmother who has amassed more than 1 million followers with her alter ego Baddie Winkle. It all started when one day Helen’s great, great granddaughter Kennedy came home to find her grandmother wearing her ... [Read More]

The Best Acceptance Speeches At The MTV VMAs Came From These Girls

The Best Acceptance Speeches At The MTV VMAs Came From These Girls

August 31, 2015 by

Between Taylor's repeat trips to the winners' podium and Kanye's self-indulgent rant that ended in his announcement of a 2020 presidential bid, there were lots of acceptance speeches given by music's glitterati at last night's MTV VMAs (Video Music Awards). And the very best acceptance speeches came not during ... [Read More]


The Maxim Korea September Cover Glorifies Violence Against Women

August 31, 2015 by

M. Jung, a WYSK reader based in Korea, reached out to us today to share this image of the September cover of Maxim Korea, telling us “Maxim is beautifying a heinous crime in this photo, and I am seriously concerned about its abusive notion towards women." Well, we are too. Actor Kim Byung-ok is the cover model for this “Bad Guy” ... [Read More]


Artistic Cyclist Nicole Frýbortová Wows Us With Her Mind-Blowing Bike Tricks

August 31, 2015 by

Artistic cyclist Nicole Frýbortová first got the bug for bike tricks at just seven years old. Today, she is wowing judges, competitors and the rest of the world with her amazing skills. Previously a competitor for the Czech Cycling Federation, Nicole now competes for Slovakia under the ... [Read More]


Elements Of The Periodic Table Illustrated

August 28, 2015 by

In 2011, Kaycie D. was working on her BFA at the Milwaukee Institute of Art. For her thesis she designed “Elements-Experiments in Character Design,” which centered on her creating a character and factoid for each element of the periodic table. In a word, they are... awesome! ... [Read More]


Genderized Marketing As Perfected By Hobby Lobby… Sci-Fi And Superhero Decor Deemed Man-Art

August 28, 2015 by

On the heels of Target's decision to do away with gender-based signage in a number of aisles across its stores, another big box retailer is doing just the opposite. Hobby Lobby, you know the national arts and crafts retail chain that, compliments of a June 2014 Supreme Court decision, gets to skirt the law and doesn't ... [Read More]

Cute Labrador Puppy Lying on Wood Floor

Fix-It Friday: Wood Floor Woes… How To Deal With Splintering And That “Pet Smell”

"I live in a very old house, and the floors are primarily wood. The floors don't appear to have any sort of finish on them, and the wood is splintering in some areas. How do I go about resealing the floors to help with cleaning and to prevent splinters in feet?! The previous tenants had pets, and every time I mop the floor ends up ... [Read More]


“Fort Ord: Beauty” A Portrait Series Exploring Modern Concepts Of Femininity

August 27, 2015 by

In a new series of portraits entitled Fort Ord: Beauty, artist Logan Norton photographed a diverse group of more than 100 women to explore modern concepts of femininity that reach "beyond stereotypical representations of women, to embrace a larger reality." ... [Read More]