Samsung Camera Phone Mode PERFECT-ly Captures Ugly Influence Of The Beauty Ideal

The automatic “facial imperfection” corrector captures an image of someone who is no longer uniquely you, but rather a Dinsey-fied version of you.

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Hate Mail Lesson: Uncombed Hair Threatens The Natural Order

“The people have spoken, and the people hate my hair. (I mean, really, really hate it.)”

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Monica Lewinsky: The Price Of Shame In A Culture Of Humiliation

“I was Patient Zero of losing a personal reputation on a global scale almost instantaneously.”

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Meet Strongwoman Brittany Diamond

Watch Brittany compete in the dumbbell clean and press, Farmer’s Walk, three different dead lifts and the yoke walk, where she had to carry 450 pounds for 60 feet.

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

Dove France Turns Women’s Private, Negative Thoughts Into Dialogue That Two Actresses Deliver In Public

Dove France Turns Women’s Private, Negative Thoughts Into Dialogue That Two Actresses Deliver In Public

March 16, 2015 by

"If it's not acceptable to say it to someone else, why say it to ourselves?" Earlier this year, Dove launched its #SpeakBeautiful campaign that was designed to encourage women to stop posting negative Tweets about beauty and body image (over 5 million were sent last year), and to help change the way far too many women ... [Read More]

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GTFO Documentary Exposes The Truth Behind Sexual Harassment of Women Gamers

March 16, 2015 by

Premiering this week at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival, the new documentary GTFO (Get The F% Out) exposes the truth about women and gaming, and it isn’t a pretty picture. Sparked by a public display of sexual harassment in 2012, GTFO pries open the video game world to explore ... [Read More]

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Aspiring Inventor Builds For A Cause… Uses LEGO Pieces For ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

March 16, 2015 by

Since taking the universe by deluge on July 29, 2014, the wildly viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has brought in $115 million in donations to the ALS Association, and an outpouring of support from people all over the world. One of those supporters was 8-year-old Aieshah Ashfer from Williston Park, NY, who ... [Read More]

A Few Words On Gender Equality From Major General Kristin Lund… Leading Change, & Paving The Way For Many

A Few Words On Gender Equality From Major General Kristin Lund… Leading Change, & Paving The Way For Many

March 13, 2015 by

Major General Kristin Lund of Norway is the first woman ever to be appointed as Force Commander in the United Nations Peacekeeping Operation, and is currently serving with the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP). ... [Read More]

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Women’s History Month Giveaway: Win A BOLD Ring And Show Off Your Moxie

March 13, 2015 by

For this latest Women's History Month giveaway, Women You Should Know has teamed up with Cheryl Laughlin, the woman behind Bits Of Love jewelry, a brand that celebrates the power of words as little kicks of inspiration when you need it most. It's our way of celebrating BOLD women... everyday women (past and present) who have BOLDly gone where ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: What To Do If You Smell Natural Gas… Life And Home Saving Safety Tips

In the news this past week were reports of 2 houses that exploded in New Jersey due to natural gas leaks. Ironically enough, last night I put a pot of stew on the stove to simmer at a very low flame… apparently too low, because the flame blew out for who knows how long. All I know is I began to smell something strange and at first thought ... [Read More]

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Thanks To Juliette Gordon Low The First-Ever Girl Scout Meeting Happened Today, 103 Years Ago

March 12, 2015 by

103 years ago today, on March 12 in 1912, Juliette Gordon Low assembled 18 girls from Savannah, Georgia for the first-ever Girl Scout meeting. Her goal was to bring girls out of their isolated home surroundings, as she believed that all girls should be given an opportunity to develop physically, mentally, and spiritually, ... [Read More]

Honest Cinderella Movie Trailer Tells The Truth About The Disney Animated Classic

Honest (And Hilarious) Cinderella Movie Trailer Tells The Truth About The Disney Animated Classic

March 12, 2015 by

"Revisit the animated classic that will cancel out all the empowering things your daughter learned from Frozen. Where girls are taught to be pushovers, do all the housework, and that their problems will disappear if they're hot enough to land a rich husband." With a yet another new version of Cinderella hitting theaters, ... [Read More]