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Chelsea Handler Dinner Party Guests Dish On Sexism And Pay Inequity In Hollywood

October 19, 2016 by

Chelsea Handler hosts another one of her dinner parties with actresses Hilary Swank and Connie Britton, director Ava DuVernay and Miss USA Deshauna Barber, who speak candidly about the overall landscape of how women are treated and Hollywood’s gender pay gap. ... [Read More]

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Period Board Game For Girls Might Help Guy Who Thinks Women Menstruate From Our Bladders

October 18, 2016 by

Nineteen year old Brit and "avid meninst" Ryan Williams is not pleased with the stop the tampon tax movement in his homeland, and has no problem saying so. When he learned that the tax was being axed, the numbnut ranted on social media saying that tampons are a "luxury item" ... [Read More]

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20 Reasons Women Are Superior To Men… According To A 1971 Virginia Slims Ad

October 18, 2016 by

In 1971, this ad from cigarette brand Virginia Slims told women they were superior to men. That's right... superior. And how did they go about selling said superiority? With a list of 20 biological 'advantages,' which range from the obscure to the downright laughable, unless, of course, you actually believe that a lesser inclination to "defective tooth enamel" gives our ... [Read More]

#GirlPowered Initiative Shows What’s Possible When Girls Create Their Own Positive Messages

#GirlPowered Initiative Shows What’s Possible When Girls Create Their Own Positive Messages

October 18, 2016 by

"Every day, girls are exposed to thousands of messages telling them how to think, feel and look." To help change this harsh reality, the Canadian Women's Foundation has launched an awesome new #GirlPowered initiative that's designed to show what's possible when those negative and harmful ... [Read More]

First Look At HBO Adaptation Of ‘Big Little Lies’ Starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley

First Look At HBO Adaptation Of ‘Big Little Lies’ Starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley

October 17, 2016 by

Fans of author Liane Moriarty, rejoice! Her best-selling novel Big Little Lies (July 2014) is being adapted to the small screen as a 7-episode HBO series by the same name. Described as dark comedy, the limited series stars ... [Read More]

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Book Series Tells The Real-Life Adventures Of Constance Kopp, One Of The First Female Deputy Sheriffs In America

October 12, 2016 by

While we know Alice Stebbins Wells was the first woman police officer with arrest powers in the U.S., Constance Kopp (yes that’s her real name) was one of the nation’s first deputy sheriffs, and is the protagonist behind bestselling ... [Read More]

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A Quiet Passion… Emily Dickinson Biopic Coming Soon

October 11, 2016 by

Cynthia Nixon is bringing Emily Dickinson to the big screen in A Quiet Passion, a new biopic due to hit theaters later this year. The film tells the story of the famed American poet from her early days as a young girl to her later years as a reclusive artist. The trailer shows the character interacting with her family and friends, and ends a few lines ... [Read More]

A Tribute To Ada Lovelace On Her 200th Birthday

A Tribute To Ada Lovelace

October 11, 2016 by

This delightful, entertaining and educational short animation was created in celebration of Ada Lovelace, the world’s “first computer programmer.” Told from the point of view of a girl today, the story unfolds to show how Ada’s incredible accomplishments continue to nurture and inspire a new generation of explorers and creators. “An idea doesn’t care about gender or circumstance, about time or space. ... [Read More]

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