This most awesome comic is by woman you should know Heather Cushman-Dowdee, the creator of Hathor the Cowgoddess and Mama Is... comics about breastfeeding, homebirthing, attachment parenting and motherhood.
Check out more of Heather's comics and original writing at her website. You can follow her on Facebook and Twitter too. ... [Read More]
Clean & Clear, the skin care brand, recently launched a new campaign called #SeetheRealMe. The campaign is aimed at inspiring teenage girls to “reveal their true selves,” and not let their appearances or imperfections define them.
This video, featuring poet and writer Azure Antoinette, offers an impactful ... [Read More]
Women have left their mark on the world, at times changing the course of history and at other times influencing small but significant spheres of life. These fearless and pioneering women you should know are just a few who made an indelible mark by being strong, brave, and human, regardless of society’s expectations for them. ... [Read More]
Woman You Should Know Brenda Berkman was one of the first female firefighters in NYC. Now, as a retired captain, she's one of the last people keeping the art of lithography alive.
This pioneering firefighter turned artist, proves that retiring from a career you thoroughly enjoyed doesn’t mean you won’t discover a new labor of love to pursue in the next chapter of your life. ... [Read More]
New York City fashion models came prepared to shoot a sexy commercial. Then they were asked to do the impossible...
According to NPR, "A [Save The Children] staffer lamented, 'Moms and kids dying is just not a sexy issue.' And from those words a sexy ad was born."
Their point: the issues facing mothers and children aren't "sexy," but they deserve everyone's attention. ... [Read More]
Earlier this week, on Women’s Equality Day, mega beauty brand L’Oréal USA announced that it is the first company in the U.S. to be certified with the EDGE (Economic Dividends for Gender Equality) global standard for workplace gender equality. ... [Read More]