Feminist Man You Should Know: John Marcotte, Founder Of Heroic Girls

Let’s just say he had us at, “Nothing makes you a more active feminist than having two little girls and wanting them to have the type of limitless opportunities they deserve.”


Truly Brave… The Mashup Of All Mashups To Raise Money For The Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

TODAY’s Hoda Kotb teamed up with superstars Sara Bareilles and Cyndi Lauper, who mashed up two of their greatest hits to create a this inspiring song.

Truly Brave… The Mashup Of All Mashups To Raise Money For The Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

Speak All The Louder… One Woman’s Urging Following The Rape/Death Threats To Emma Watson

“There will always be scared men out there for whom educated, outspoken women are threatening. Their fear is not our concern.”

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New Study Reveals: Women And Girls Are Grossly Un-“Scene” In Film

What it reveals is a deep-seated discrimination and pervasive stereotyping of women and girls by the international film industry.

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

September 2, 2014 by

Women have left their mark on the world, at times changing the course of history and at other times influencing small but significant spheres of life. These fearless and pioneering women you should know are just a few who made an indelible mark by being strong, brave, and human, regardless of society’s expectations for them. ... [Read More]

Labor Of Love, Chapter Two: Discovering A New Passion… After Retirement

Labor Of Love, Chapter Two: Discovering A New Passion… After Retirement

September 1, 2014 by

Woman You Should Know Brenda Berkman was one of the first female firefighters in NYC. Now, as a retired captain, she's one of the last people keeping the art of lithography alive. This pioneering firefighter turned artist, proves that retiring from a career you thoroughly enjoyed doesn’t mean you won’t discover a new labor of love to pursue in the next chapter of your life. ... [Read More]

Labor Day


September 1, 2014 by

If a task is once begun, Never leave it till it's done. Be the labor great or small, Do it well or not at all. ~ Anonymous ... [Read More]

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We’re Off To The Beach…

August 29, 2014 by

Enjoy the last official beach weekend of summer 2014. See you in September! ... [Read More]

The Most Important “Sexy” Model Video Ever

The Most Important “Sexy” Model Video Ever

August 29, 2014 by

New York City fashion models came prepared to shoot a sexy commercial. Then they were asked to do the impossible... According to NPR, "A [Save The Children] staffer lamented, 'Moms and kids dying is just not a sexy issue.' And from those words a sexy ad was born." Their point: the issues facing mothers and children aren't "sexy," but they deserve everyone's attention. ... [Read More]

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L’Oréal USA Becomes First Company in U.S. to Receive EDGE Gender Equality Certification, But What About #TruthInAds

August 28, 2014 by

Earlier this week, on Women’s Equality Day, mega beauty brand L’Oréal USA announced that it is the first company in the U.S. to be certified with the EDGE (Economic Dividends for Gender Equality) global standard for workplace gender equality. ... [Read More]


14-Year-Old Meghan LaPlante Catches Rare Blue Lobster

August 28, 2014 by

Fourteen-year-old Meghan LaPlante may have one of the coolest summer jobs we’ve heard about. For the last eight years, along with her dad and brother, Meaghan catches lobsters off the coast of Maine and sells them to customers through her home business, Miss Meghan’s Lobster Catch. Meghan currently has a student lobstering license ... [Read More]

Carefree Gives Us A More Real Take on Vaginas and Periods

Carefree Gives Us A More Real Take On Periods

August 28, 2014 by

Carefree, the feminine hygiene brand, has released a series of videos promoting its new Australian website, and there’s nothing typical about them. Instead of cringing, we are laughing our asses off! You won’t see any blue liquid or women wearing white bikinis walking down the beach here. There’s no talk about “freshness” or the lack thereof. ... [Read More]