"Don't call me a female boxer. I'm a boxer." That’s a line from a new, powerful commercial “I’m a Boxer,” made by Everlast. The ad tackles the ongoing sexism that is faced by women in athletics, and brings attention to the trend of women’s career titles being unnecessarily genderized.
Director Claire Edmondson, a Toronto-based filmmaker, was inspired to write the script from her own personal experiences ... [Read More]
Best-selling author, brand ambassador, lecturer, editor-in-chief, TEDx speaker, mentor, radio show and web series host. These are just a few of the impressive titles that Lauren Galley has already racked up for herself by age 19. And, as the Founder and President of Girls Above Society, she does it all in the name of defending girls ... [Read More]
“Very few people with Down syndrome will ever be able to sing.” - Down Syndrome Education International.
Well, this 12-year old girl won’t let those challenges get in the way of her dreams. Madison Tevlin loves to sing. Her commitment to learning vocal techniques and improving her skills ... [Read More]
The chilling dialogue you hear is based on an actual 911 call.
From the NO MORE campaign, and funded by the NFL, this is the first-ever Super Bowl ad to address domestic violence and sexual assault. A 30 second version of the PSA will air this Sunday, February 1, 2015, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLIX. ... [Read More]
In the latest, thought provoking video from the very smart people at AsapSCIENCE, they offer proof of the ohm-mazing power of meditation by breaking down its positive benefits from a cellular to a cerebral level.
Now if only we could quiet our minds long enough to do it... ... [Read More]
In 2011, we introduced you to Graydon Sheppard and Kyle Humphrey, two 20-something Toronto comedians who whipped the viral winds of the internet into a frenzy with Sh*t Girls Say, an insanely popular Twitter account turned web series that pokes light-hearted fun at the inane phrases women supposedly use.
Well, the gents just lent their signature brand of masterful mockery to haircare giant Aussie for ... [Read More]
At 90 years young, Ruth Taube has reached legendary status as a mentor and teacher for nearly fifty years at the social service agency Henry Street Settlement in New York.
Ruth, who is the Director of Henry Street’s Home Planning Workshop, teaches neighborhood residents how to sew, crochet ... [Read More]
In a page ripped right from social media reality, issue #20 of the Sensation Comics anthology series featuring Wonder Woman has the Amazonian warrior falling under the hateful scrutiny of internet trolls when an image of her dimpled derrière goes viral. Though she sarcastically brushes it off, does her decision ... [Read More]