The Maxim Korea September Cover Glorifies Violence Against Women

“We need your support and the support of many people to make Maxim understand that glorifying violence against women is not acceptable.”


Elements Of The Periodic Table Illustrated

“High school chemistry class used to be confusing at best. Then I imagined what the elements would be like as characters. Suddenly everything became a lot more interesting.”


Genderized Marketing As Perfected By Hobby Lobby… Sci-Fi And Superhero Decor Deemed Man-Art

While Target is doing away with gender-based signage, Hobby Lobby is taking genderized marketing to the most absurd level.


Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Beyond The Surface Film: Empowering Women And Girls Through Surfing

July 23, 2015 by

Set against the rich hues of India, Beyond The Surface Film follows Ishita Malaviya, India’s first female surfer, and fellow wave riders Crystal Thornburg-Homcy, Liz Clark, Lauren Hill, Emi Koch, and Kate Baldwin. While on their journey through southern India, the women surfers and the people they meet share experiences and stories related to surfing, yoga, and ecological awareness, resulting in mutual ... [Read More]


Marvelous Paper Art Made From Spider-Man Comics

July 23, 2015 by

Swedish artist Cecilia Levy, a former graphic designer and bookbinder, began experimenting with paper to create sculptures back in 2009. Using old books, she tears, cuts and shreds the pages, then merges them back together to create beautiful 3-dimensional objects including cups, saucers, bowls, plates and accessories. ... [Read More]

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What If I Knew I Was Beautiful? A Powerful Message Of Self-Love [VIDEO]

July 22, 2015 by

This is good... really, really good. "You say I don't know I'm beautiful, but what if I did? What if I looked in the mirror and actually liked what I saw, makeup or no makeup, flaws and all? No questions, contemplations, or hesitations, because the only person's confirmation I would need... ... [Read More]


This Picture Of My Body In A Bikini Doesn’t Make Me Brave, It’s A Reminder Of Why We Still Need Feminism

July 22, 2015 by

By Heidi Heath - This is a picture of my body in a bikini. My body has been bigger and it has been smaller. I’m currently at a BMI of 24.6. This means my body fits into the “normal” range, although on the high end. My thighs touch, my boobs sag, and my ... [Read More]


Emma Lazarus: The Woman Who Gave The Statue Of Liberty Her Powerful Voice

July 22, 2015 by

166 years ago today, on July 22, in 1849, famed American poet Emma Lazarus was born in New York City to a wealthy sugar refining family of Portuguese Sephardic Jewish descent. A writer from an early age, she went on to become part of the late nineteenth century New York literary elite, and at age 34 penned the inspiring sonnet that would give the Statue of ... [Read More]

Jurassic Park: High Heels Edition Puts Everyone In A Pair Of Stilettos

Jurassic Park: High Heels Edition Puts Everyone In A Pair Of Stilettos

July 21, 2015 by

When Jurassic World was released last month it received rave reviews for its awesome dinosaur action, but the national debate over its star Bryce Dallas Howard's character Claire wearing high heels throughout the entire film, even while running away from the T-Rex, received jeers from movie goers and a load of criticism from the media. ... [Read More]


You Can Now Listen To Ms. Marvel Crush Her Villains In A New Graphic Audio Adaptation

July 21, 2015 by

Marvel Comics has announced that its hit title Ms. Marvel is set for a GraphicAudio adaptation, giving fans of superhero Kamala Khan, Marvel's first Muslim character to headline her own comic book, the chance be immersed in the groundbreaking heroine's tales. And we love it! ... [Read More]

Multi-Grain Cheerios Campaign Aims To Stop Dietainment From Reaching Young Girls

Multi-Grain Cheerios Campaign Aims To Stop Dietainment From Reaching Young Girls

July 21, 2015 by

General Mills is on a health kick, tackling the subject from all angels. In June, it committed to removing artificial flavors and colors from artificial sources from the rest of its cereals. Earlier this month, its Lucky Charms went gluten free. Now, via its Multi-Grain Cheerios, the multinational food making ... [Read More]