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Sisters Put Taboo Of Menstruation In Spotlight With Photo Series, Then Slay Social Media Giant Who Censored Them

March 31, 2015 by

On Sunday night, a record 15.8 million viewers tuned in for the Season 5 finale of AMC's "The Walking Dead." Based on the volume of blood shed and flowing (via violent means) in any given episode of the hit zombie apocalypse gore-fest, it would seem a good amount of ... [Read More]

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Daughter Takes Her Mother On Epic Journey Around The World

March 31, 2015 by

After an accident left her mother wheelchair bound and depressed, An Rong decided that travel would be the best medicine to put a smile back on her ailing mother’s face. "She stopped eating and drinking and would often lie in bed all day, she was also becoming very forgetful," said An Rong. "My sister and I had to put notes around the ... [Read More]

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Wonder Woman Converse All Star: Legendary Superhero Gets A Legendary Sneaker

March 30, 2015 by

Here's a kick of inspiration for your Monday morning... a Wonder Woman edition of Converse All Star sneakers, a.k.a. "Chuck Taylors" or simply "Chucks," we spied on Instagram. There were no accompanying details, so we went digging for more info. According to the exclusive retailer that sells them, ... [Read More]

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Woman Creates 10 Feminist Ben & Jerry’s Flavors… They’re Not Real, But They’re Spectacular

March 29, 2015 by

Last week, writer and producer Amanda McCall posted a piece to Buzzfeed Community, "a place where anyone can post awesome lists and creations" that's not vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. In it she describes what she calls Ben & Jerry's women problem, and the solution she serves up is deliciously ... [Read More]

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Corn Dog Couture…10 Mouthwatering Bites That Will Make You Rethink Food On A Stick

March 28, 2015 by

If you’re an epicurean explorer, culinarily curious, or just a straight up food lover, then this tasty ode to "something on a stick day" (with a twist) is for you! We’ve put together a killer feast for the eyes and the mouth featuring 10 mouthwatering bites that will make you rethink food on a stick, once and for all. ... [Read More]

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Photo Series “Her│Self” Explores What Women See When They Look In the Mirror

March 27, 2015 by

Photographer and network producer Jennifer Bermon’s series Her│Self, 28 black-and-white portraits of women, gives us a peek into how women perceive themselves. For the past 20 years, Jennifer has been taking photos of women and asking her subjects to write, in their own words, how they feel about the way they look in their photo. ... [Read More]

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His TEDx Talk Inspired Us To Get Women And Girls To #PoseLikeASuperhero

March 26, 2015 by

In his first ever TEDx Talk, John Marcotte, founder of Heroic Girls, esteemed WYSK Contributor, and our favorite feminist dad, challenges the audience to look beyond what is labeled as “girly” or “feminine” by covering everything from his superhero loving daughters, and the problem with genderized toy aisles, to the effects that Barbie, Mrs. Potato Head, ... [Read More]

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Women By The Numbers In Pictures

March 26, 2015 by

Some statistics on the status of women by Eleri Mai Harris, journalist, artist and associate editor at The Nib. To see this series in its entirety, visit The Nib. ... [Read More]