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There Is No Woman In This Picture

January 22, 2015 by

We love a good optical illusion, and this is a great one. Despite what you think you may see, there is no woman in this picture. This is one of the many amazing works by "master of illusion" Sandro Del-Prete, who fifty years ago, got his initial inspiration from a chameleon. “Everything we see can be seen in another way. Therefore, I ask myself; isn't everything an illusion anyway? Reality is but a ... [Read More]

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7 Ways To Combat Manterrupting

January 22, 2015 by

Studies show when women speak up at work, they are more likely to be interrupted and less likely to be credited for their contributions. As a result, women speak up less than their male counterparts. However,  manterrupting and bropropriating don’t just harm women. This pattern stifles teamwork and holds back innovation. This guide for men, women and bosses, by graphic artist Kathleen Edison was inspired ... [Read More]

DaddyDaDa Drops “New Rap” With Important Message To Treat All Women With Respect

DaddyDaDa Drops “New Rap” With Important Message To Treat All Women With Respect

January 21, 2015 by

DaddyDaDa is the stage name of a singer, inspirational songwriter and author of children's books. His music features "positive messages, discussing current social and cultural issues," and his very first release under the DaddyDaDa Productions label is Treat All Women with Respect, a rhymey little tune he describes ... [Read More]

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One Woman + 400,000 Lego Bricks = Priceless Recreation Of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

January 21, 2015 by

Alice Finch, a Seattle mom of two, combined her love of Harry Potter with Lego to create this incredibly detailed, approximately 400,000-piece model of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. No magic required! ... [Read More]

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Live Through This: The Many Faces And Stories Of Suicide Attempt Survivors

January 20, 2015 by

Live Through This is a portrait series by Brooklyn-based photographer and suicide attempt survivor Dese'Rae Stage that takes a unique approach to suicide prevention by showing the faces and telling the stories of people who have attempted suicide, yet survived. After surviving her own attempt, and getting the help she needed, Dese’Rae ... [Read More]

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The Images That Hypnotized Us Into Writing About Powdered Milk

January 20, 2015 by

There have been only four occasions when we have covered milk as a topic of interest: the woman who made it safe to drink, the woman who used it in the title of her newest piece of artwork, the “Hey Ma, Got Milk?” OREO breastfeeding ad, and the woman who made clothes from it. But we've certainly never had a reason to write about its evaporated sister... powdered milk ... [Read More]

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Trait Tracer: Woman Morphs Into Eight Relatives For Cool Family Resemblance Photo Project

January 20, 2015 by

Rachael Rifkin, a 26-year-old ghostwriter and personal historian, helps turn other people's memories into beautiful, well-written stories. She also writes a blog about the traits we inherit and the qualities we find only in ourselves. Rachael recently noticed she has a lot more in common with her family than she thought. So she ... [Read More]

“A Path Appears” From Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn Is Not To Be Missed

“A Path Appears” From Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn Is Not To Be Missed

January 19, 2015 by

A Path Appears, from the creative team that brought us the groundbreaking series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, follows Pulitzer Prize winning journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn along with actor/advocates Malin Akerman, Mia Farrow, Ronan Farrow, ... [Read More]