We’re not usually fans of “selfie” photos, but with that said, we LOVE this one!
Nearly 100 years after Opha Mae Johnson became the first woman to enlist in the Marine Corps, the first four women in history have completed the 59-day Marine infantry training course.
This photo, taken on November 9th, was shot by Delta Company’s Private First Class Harlee “Rambo” Bradford (center) ... [Read More]
This past July, GoldieBlox, an innovative toy company out to show the world that girls deserve more choices than dolls and princesses, got our attention and made us cheer when they sent a gang of pint-sized powerhouse girls into Toys R Us to disrupt the pink aisles (see the video here).
In yet another lesson in brilliant marketing ... [Read More]
Designed and curated to interest a wide audience, the Extraordinary Women in Science and Medicine: Four Centuries of Achievement exhibition shares the stories behind the careers and accomplishments of women in science since the mid-seventeenth century.
The groundbreaking, landmark showcase, ... [Read More]
UN Women sparked a global debate when its campaign, The Autocomplete Truth, went viral across the web. Now, the organization and agency, Memac Ogilvy & Mather Dubai, are back with a video extension of the campaign.
The Autocomplete Truth video builds on the depth of discrimination that was first revealed in print ads. The video argues that at this point in history, popular ... [Read More]
Calling all Jane Austen superfans everywhere! Now you can show the world your undying love for your favorite author with these awesome Jane Austen temporary tattoos. The set of 22 tattoos, available at Archie McPhee, include Mr. Darcy, “bad boys” John Willoughby and George Wickham, as well as Jane and other references to some of her most popular titles.
And if tattoos aren’t your thing, that’s ... [Read More]
Wishing a very Happy Birthday to Rose Knox. Born today, November 18, in 1857, this WYSK is the woman you should be thanking when you whip out that Knox Gelatine packet to make your favorite Thanksgiving cranberry mold next week. Considered one of America's leading businesswomen, Rose co-founded Knox Gelatine in the late 1800s and revolutionized ... [Read More]
Meet Woman You Should Know Maxine Devereaux. The short story author, novelist, and screenwriter just added model to her list of titles as she’s currently gracing the cover of the launch issue of Enspire Magazine. But it’s not her make-up, jewelry or couture ensemble that make this cover so compelling… it’s her mastectomy scars that she is proudly baring for ... [Read More]
We are always excited to see diversity when it comes to the female form. These images by photographer Howard Schatz, from his book Athlete, serve as a reminder that there is much to celebrate when it comes to women’s bodies.
Produced alongside his wife and editor Beverly Ornstein back in 2002, Athlete provides an unprecedented look at the wide variety of body shapes and sizes that can make an Olympic ... [Read More]