Beyond The Surface Film: Empowering Women And Girls Through Surfing

“It’s really easy to feel helpless to create change on the planet, but when you take it down to the place you can be effective, you feel really powerful.”

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Marvelous Paper Art Made From Spider-Man Comics

“The story lives on, but in a different shape.”

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

“You say I don’t know I’m beautiful, but what if I did?”

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

“Women, all women, should have ownership of their own bodies. This is why we still need feminism.”

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

Bloody Hilarious: When Tampons Go Rolling On The Tube And The Most Insane Period Myths From History

Bloody Hilarious: When Tampons Go Rolling On The Tube And The Most Insane Period Myths From History

June 8, 2015 by

From taxes and taboos, to mastering the art of hiding sanitary items up our sleeves on our way to the restroom, there is still way too much embarrassment and stigma swirling around a woman's period. So the folks at V.Point, a London based news site, decided it was time to blow the lid off all things period with an ... [Read More]

Break The Box: A PSA About Gender Stereotypes

Break The Box: A Powerful PSA About Breaking Free From Gender Stereotypes

June 5, 2015 by

The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA), an organization committed to ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy, released Break the Box, a PSA about "identifying and breaking free from gender stereotypes that can lead to sexual violence." ... [Read More]

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Girl Wonder: My Unforgettable (And Intimidating) Conversation With An 11-Year-Old High School Valedictorian

June 5, 2015 by

"Inspiration motivates you to reach your destination." In the middle of our casual chat, this beautifully profound statement so effortlessly rolled off her tongue that, after reminding myself I was speaking with an 11-year-old, and then picking my jaw up off the floor, I had to ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: 10 Interesting Things You Should Know About Norma Vally… Our Toolbelt Diva

June 5, 2015 by

This Woman You Should Know is so many things... a seasoned veteran of home repair and improvement, the former host of Discovery Home Channel’s series "Toolbelt Diva" and a show on Sirius Satellite Radio by the same name, an acclaimed author, a proud aunt, a mom to rescue kitty Dexter, an accomplished cook, ... [Read More]

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“Women Can Build” Photo Series Honors Modern Day Rosies

June 4, 2015 by

The Jobs to Move America coalition and the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy are hosting a wonderful exhibit called, Women Can Build: Re-envisioning Rosie, at Los Angeles’ Union Station that highlights the images and stories of “modern day Rosies.” ... [Read More]

A Social Experiment: How Easy Is It To Drug A Woman At A Bar?

A Social Experiment: How Easy Is It To Drug A Woman At A Bar?

June 4, 2015 by

This is a wake-up call and warning for all women... On the heels of his viral Child Abduction - Are Your Kids Safe? video, JoeySalads, a YouTube personality who films pranks and social experiments, just released his latest - Roofied Drink - to prove just how easy it is to drug a woman at a bar. Frankly, we would not have believed it had we not seen it. ... [Read More]

Suffragette Film Teaser Trailer Released

The Official Suffragette Film Trailer Released

June 3, 2015 by

On April 16th, we shared the teaser for the new film SUFFRAGETTE, but today, the filmmakers released the official two minute trailer, and it's packed with inspiration. "We don't want to be lawbreakers, we want to be lawmakers!" The film is about the British women’s suffrage movement of the late 19th and early 20th century, ... [Read More]

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This Grad’s Dress, Made From Her Math Homework, Is Raising Money To Fund Girls’ Education

June 3, 2015 by

Erinne Paisley just graduated Reynolds Secondary School in Victoria, British Columbia, but instead of spending money on a new dress, she made one. But this isn’t your typical dress; Erinne crafted it from her old calculus homework, ribbon, and lots of scotch tape. For the final detail, she emblazoned it with the message, ... [Read More]