What if workplaces were designed for women by women? That’s the question Fiona Smith, a journalist at the Australian Financial Review, and BRW Magazine, recently set out to answer. But rather than come up with her own personal vision board for what a “female fantasy office” would look like, she took to Twitter and Facebook ... [Read More]
Six years ago, Rupa, now 22, was the victim of an acid attack at the hands of her own stepmother. The young woman, who has since dropped her last name after disowning her father for supporting her stepmother, has teamed up with the non-profit organization Stop Acid Attacks to fight for justice for herself and other survivors of this heinous crime. ... [Read More]
It’s no secret that WYSK loves to read, and we also love easy-going fashion, so when we came across the company Storiarts, by Tori Tissell, it was literary love at first site.
In 2011 Tori came up with the idea to print “books” on scarves when trying to decide what to do about Christmas gifts for her family and friends. “I couldn’t afford to buy anything,” ... [Read More]
Superhero-crazy Anya and Stella Marcotte just saw Guardians Of The Galaxy, Marvel's latest comic book adaptation blockbuster. They loved the movie, along with its sole female heroine... Gamora. So this past weekend, off the girls went to their local Target store to pick up a Gamora action figure to add to their collection. ... [Read More]
While Marie Curie was discovering radium, or Dr. Ruth Benerito was developing “permanent press” cotton, or Mary Sherman Morgan was inventing the rocket fuel that saved America’s space program, do you think any of these pioneering ladies were lunching? Not likely… they lacked the time, the respect (in some cases), and the ... [Read More]
Opposition leader and one of the world's most renowned human rights activists, Aung San Suu Kyi has dedicated much of her life to bringing democracy, dignity and human rights to her home country Myanmar.
In this video, produced by UN Women, she talks about the impact ... [Read More]
Soomo Publishing wants everyone to know that women were caught in a Bad Romance til we had Women's Suffrage. So they made this parody music video paying homage to Alice Paul, the architect of some of the most outstanding political achievements on behalf of women in the 20th century, and the generations of brave ... [Read More]
Coming this September, CBS Sports Network will be launching the first all-female sports talk show in American history.
According to The Big Lead, the new weekly show will not only feature an all-female cast, but will also be produced and directed by women.
Although the network hasn’t disclosed the format or the women involved ... [Read More]