If you are a regular follower of WYSK, you know that we love Wonder Woman, so we were super excited to come across this infographic summarizing the evolution of the iconic heroine’s costume over the past 75 years.
Starting with her print debut in All Star Comics #8 in 1941, up through her most current incarnation in the ... [Read More]
It’s not usual that we would feature something from Playboy magazine, but this caught our attention. According to a recent AdWeek article, Playboy has “rebranded” their digital presence, focusing less on the smut and opting for more “safe-for-work” and “shareable” lifestyle content.
In line with their new mission, the brand has created this ... [Read More]
This infographic, courtesy of UNICEF, Every Woman Every Child and UN Global Education First Initiative, illustrates how investing in women and girls, is an investment in the world.
A girl multiplies the impact of an investment made in her future by extending benefits to the world around her. When girls and women earn income, they are likely to reinvest 90% of it into their families. ... [Read More]
Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger coined the term “birth control” in 1914, revolutionizing women’s lives in United States, and around the world.
On this 100-year anniversary, the organization has created this timeline, which charts the history of contraception from 1914 to the present day.
Although there are many more battles to fight, it’s encouraging to see how far we have ... [Read More]
Today, more than 2,000 workers will be protesting to raise the minimum wage to $15 at McDonald’s corporate headquarters during the company’s annual shareholders meeting in Oak Brook, IL.
This demonstration is part of a nationwide movement for better work conditions for low-wage workers. The minimum wage battle is an especially important issue for women, who are highly concentrated in ... [Read More]
According to the U.S. Bureau Labor of Statistics March 2014 report, although on the whole, the economy has continued to add jobs, the unemployment rate was unchanged at 6.7 percent. But, for women it’s entirely a different story.
The unemployment rate for adult women increased from 5.9 percent in February to 6.2 percent in March. ... [Read More]
Alex Hillsberg and David Adelman of FinancesOnline.com surveyed the current social media landscape and noticed some distinct patterns that suggest women are taking over social media (what we use, how we use it, how often we engage). They put their findings together in this infographic and concluded that, as a result of our ruling class status, “We can expect more content and brands leaning towards ... [Read More]
What was the menu for the first Thanksgiving? How many turkeys are consumed each year at Thanksgiving? What is the average amount spent per person on Black Friday? Impress at the dinner table tonight with these facts and stats about Thanksgiving traditions. ... [Read More]