“Suffragist” A Poem By 16-Year-Old WriteGirl Sandra Moore

“We fight not just for the vote. We are all still suffragists.”

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Does Women’s Equality Really Matter? We Asked. You Answered.

Individual voices amplifying a collective message to the world on Women’s Equality Day 2015. This is why women’s equality is more important than ever.

Does Women’s Equality Really Matter? We Asked. You Answered.

When People Judge Your Makeup… In Comics

Whether you wear makeup or don’t, someone always has something to say about it… this is perfect!

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Jane By The Sea: New Jane Austen RomCom Headed To The Big Screen

The film, a blend of Austen’s life with scenes from her novels, was scripted by writer Carolyn V. Murray, a lifelong Jane Austen enthusiast.

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid? This Woman Is Challenging Herself To 100 Days Without Fear

July 28, 2015 by

Michelle Poler is a 20-something young woman who has lived the greater part of her life in fear. And not just the big stuff that many of us would be fearful of, but small, everyday things that have held her back from enjoying her life to the fullest. ... [Read More]

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10 Things You May Not Know About Beatrix Potter

July 28, 2015 by

Writer, illustrator and conservationist Beatrix Potter was born on July 28, 1866. Growing up in an affluent family afforded Beatrix a privileged childhood spent cultivating a passion for art and nature. As a young girl, Beatrix enjoyed sketching animals and later invented stories that combined her love for both animals ... [Read More]

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Peace Corps Volunteer Works To Keep Girls In School, One Sanitary Pad At A Time

July 27, 2015 by

Last week, in a desperate attempt to stay in school, more than 1,200 girls petitioned the Ugandan parliament to draft a law compelling all schools to provide girls with sanitary pads. In their petition the girls said, “the agony they go through during menstruation periods opens them up to ridicule and bullying ... [Read More]

Introducing Kaila Mullady, The Female Beatbox World Champion

Introducing Kaila Mullady, The Female Beatbox World Champion

July 27, 2015 by

Kaila Mullady, a New York based performer, was recently crowned Female Beatbox World Champion. With her crazy cool skills, Kaila is making some noise in the predominately male scene. Beatbox involves producing drum beats, rhythm, and musical sounds using one's mouth, lips, tongue, and voice. ... [Read More]

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Famous Masterpiece Paintings Reimagined Starring Barbie

July 27, 2015 by

With the simple goal of bringing women back into art history, French artist Catherine Théry has created a satirical mashup of epic proportions… Barbie reimagined in some of the world’s most famous masterpieces. Recently exhibited at Teodora, a contemporary gallery in Paris, the images depict Barbie invading iconic artworks ... [Read More]

9 Shocking Women’s Rights Milestones In Under One Minute

9 Shocking Women’s Rights Milestones In Under One Minute

July 24, 2015 by

In under a minute, Refinery29 reminds us how long it took for women to gain some very basic rights in the USA. Did you know that single women couldn’t get approved for a credit card until 1974? ... [Read More]

Just Be You Movement Is Inspiring Others To Accept Themselves As They Are

Just Be You Movement Is Inspiring Others To Accept Themselves As They Are

July 24, 2015 by

At sixteen Ali Lambert Voron lost her hair to alopecia universalis. At thirty-three, she lost her colon to a severe bout of ulcerative colitis. What she hasn’t ever lost is the inner and outer beauty that she hopes to encourage others to discover within themselves through her Just Be You campaign. “After baring my head and living my life as a bald ... [Read More]

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How to Bring The Shine Back To Your Dull Stainless Steel

July 24, 2015 by

We love the look of stainless steel sinks and appliances, but hate the fingerprints and dulled finish. Periodic cleaning with common household products will easily and inexpensively restore the sheen you crave. Clean Stainless Steel Appliances   Materials List: All purpose spray cleaner Non-abrasive scrubbing sponge Microfiber cleaning cloths Rubbing alcohol Stainless steel ... [Read More]