If There’s Something Lewd On Your Subway Commute, Who You Gonna Call? Perv Busters!

November 28, 2016 by

Back in June, we introduced you to the Perv Busters, a newly formed, all-female crime-prevention division of the Guardian Angels, the legendary New York City based volunteer group of unarmed safety patrollers founded by Curtis Sliwa in 1979. This small but mighty force of badass women have one critical mission: ... [Read More]

Superwoman Lilly Singh Swoops In And Destroys Sexist Troll With “Helpful” Sandwich Making Tutorial

November 23, 2016 by

As an entertainer and YouTube megastar with over 10,000,000 followers, Lilly ‘Superwoman’ Singh is no stranger to negative comments, but the "nice, positive unicorn" in her typically chooses to ignore them… 99.9% of the time. So when a guy recently posted, "woman aren’t funny. shouldn’t u be in the kitching making me a sandwich," ... [Read More]

The Real Reason Thanksgiving Makes You Sleepy… It’s Not The Turkey [Video]

November 23, 2016 by

"Every year, many of us gather around a Thanksgiving table and stuff our faces with food before ducking out of awkward conversations with distant relatives by blaming our post-feast food coma on 'too much turkey.' It’s true that there is no slumber quite like that of a Thanksgiving nap, but it’s time we faced what’s ... [Read More]

An Open Letter To Stephen Bannon From The Seven Sisters Presidents

November 23, 2016 by

November 21, 2016 Mr. Stephen K. Bannon Presidential Transition Office 1800 F Street NW Washington, DC 20006   Dear Mr. Bannon: Given your appointment as Senior Counselor by President-elect Donald Trump, a number of your comments have been scrutinized by the press. As has been widely reported, in a 2011 interview with Political Vindication Radio, ... [Read More]

‘Thank You’… Where One Woman Found Motherly Love After Losing Her Own Mom To Ovarian Cancer

November 22, 2016 by

By Julie Greenbaum - For 6 years I have struggled trying to turn the incredibly painful experience of losing my mother to Ovarian Cancer into something positive and worthwhile. Some of my darkest most difficult moments have been made brighter by the love and support my mom’s friends have shown ... [Read More]

One Millennial’s Story Of Sacrifice, Debt, Struggle, Doubt… And The Fight To Keep Chasing Her Dreams

November 22, 2016 by

By d'Arquoia Connor - I never thought my life would turn out like this. When I graduated from high school at sixteen, college at twenty, and graduate school at twenty three, I would have never imagined I would be twenty-seven living paycheck to paycheck, broke, barely able to pay my bills, with a stack of student loans, working ... [Read More]

Giving Thanks To Sarah Hale For Crusading To Make Thanksgiving Day A National Holiday

November 22, 2016 by

"Let us consecrate the day to benevolence of action, by sending good gifts to the poor, and doing those deeds of charity that will, for one day, make every American home the place of plenty and of rejoicing." Sarah Hale (1788 - 1879), a dedicated advocate for women’s education and economic independence (though she strangely ... [Read More]

Remembering “Miss Sharon Jones” Who Shared Her Inspiring Life In Powerful Documentary

November 21, 2016 by

Last week we heard the sad news that brilliant soul and funk singer Sharon Jones, of Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, passed away at the age of 61 after battling pancreatic cancer. Success didn’t come easy for the singer. In the 90’s she had pretty much given up trying to build a music career after being told ... [Read More]

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