Woman Pens Awesome Love Note To… The Library

“There are more public libraries than McDonald’s in the U.S. – a total of 16,541 including branches.”

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As Men Took First Steps On Moon, Cynthia Peterson Made Historic Stride On Earth

Forty-five years ago she joined the UConn faculty as its first female professor in the physics department and has never left.

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Top 3 Reasons It Sucks To Be A Female CEO… According To Locket’s Yunha Kim

The tech startup founder also covers why it’s awesome, and how perspective matters.

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Passover… The Festival, The Symbolism, The Food For Thought

To our friends celebrating, we wish you a Spring fresh with new promises and a Passover blossoming with joy.

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Where Does Your Time Go? Use This Wheel Of Productivity To Find Out

April 8, 2014 by

Inspired by the recent Info We Trust's graphic depicting how “creatives” carved out time to work their craft, The Muse has applied the same methodology to create this Wheel of Productivity. It’s a simplistic way to better visualize and understand where time is going throughout the day, and how to improve your productivity. ... [Read More]

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How Human Legs Turned Ariel Into A Feminist Mermaid

April 8, 2014 by

In a brilliant, be careful what you wish for moment, comedy writer and freelance illustrator, Tyler Feder, gives us a glimpse of what having human legs would make Ariel quickly realize about the "beauty" of womanhood. We LOVE it! PS - You can get Tyler's awesome, handmade "Feminist Mermaid" print in her Roaring Softly Etsy shop. ... [Read More]

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The Verdict Is In… Women Rule American Social Media

April 8, 2014 by

Alex Hillsberg and David Adelman of FinancesOnline.com surveyed the current social media landscape and noticed some distinct patterns that suggest women are taking over social media (what we use, how we use it, how often we engage). They put their findings together in this infographic and concluded that, as a result of our ruling class status, “We can expect more content and brands leaning towards ... [Read More]

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Artist Creates Magical Portraits To Help Dogs Find New Homes

April 7, 2014 by

Hungarian artist Sarolta Bán is on a mission to change the perception of and promote shelter animals in need of new homes with her project, Help Dogs with Images. Sarolta is encouraging people from around the world to upload images of homeless pets to her Facebook page. She then uses digital photo manipulation techniques to transform the original photos into ... [Read More]

The Reverse Catcall… One Woman Sets Out To See How Men Like It [WATCH]

The Reverse Catcall… One Woman Sets Out To See How Men Like It [WATCH]

April 7, 2014 by

"The things some men say to women are shocking. It is a sad truth that only by turning the tables do we hear how unbelievable they really are." - Leah Green Many women describe sexism as a part of 'normal' life. In this video, Leah Green from The Guardian goes undercover in London to see how unsuspecting men react to sexist situations often experienced by ... [Read More]

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Hey Mean Girls! Eat My Dust

April 7, 2014 by

By Leah Ariniello - I had forgotten. I had forgotten how girls cut each other to the quick with their words, creating an avalanche of self-doubts. I had forgotten how girls take each other down without any kind of physical force, simply by what they say. I had forgotten the depth of sadness I felt during childhood when a girl made a negative comment about my appearance, “Your arms are hairy like a boys,” ... [Read More]

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This Is What A Feminist Looks Like Today

April 4, 2014 by

The Feminist Collective at McGill Law, founded in 2013, is taking on the F word with their new campaign, McGill Feminists. As we all know, the word Feminist has been victim to its very own brand of discrimination over the years. Instead of trying to redefine the word, or rebrand it, as so many others have and are still attempting to do, this new campaign is broadening the image, breaking free from the ... [Read More]

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Home Depot Changes Signature Orange To Bedazzled Pink For Women DIYers… Huh?

April 4, 2014 by

A few years ago, after recognizing that "more and more women are taking on DIY projects," The Home Depot came up with a GREAT idea... offer free workshops, specifically for women, to help them build the skills and confidence necessary to take on DIY home repairs. Since, these "Do-It-Herself" workshops have been ... [Read More]