Don’t Call Me A Female Boxer. I’m A Boxer.

Don’t Call Me A Female Boxer. I’m A Boxer.

January 30, 2015 by

"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]

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Meet Real Life Superhero Lauren Galley… She’s Only 19 And A Defender Of Girls Everywhere

January 30, 2015 by

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]

12-Year-Old Defies The Odds Associated With Down Syndrome And Singing. Be Prepared To Be Inspired.

12-Year-Old Defies The Odds Associated With Down Syndrome And Singing. Be Prepared To Be Inspired.

January 29, 2015 by

“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 First-Ever Super Bowl Ad To Address Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault

The First-Ever Super Bowl Ad To Address Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault

January 29, 2015 by

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]

The Ohm-mazing Power Of Meditation… Here’s Scientific Proof For Why We Should All Be Doing It

The Ohm-mazing Power Of Meditation… Here’s Scientific Proof For Why We Should All Be Doing It

January 28, 2015 by

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]

Sh*t Girls Say About Hair

Sh*t Girls Say About Hair

January 28, 2015 by

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]

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90 Years Young: Ruth Taube Sharing Sewing Skills And Life Lessons With Those In Need

January 27, 2015 by

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]

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Wonder Woman Outed On Instagram For Having Cellulite… Changes Classic Outfit

January 27, 2015 by

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]