The 9 Best Jobs for Women

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The nature of employment for women has dramatically changed since the dawn of the 21st century, and what are considered the “best” jobs for women in 2014 may just surprise you. Feature image woman in workplace via Shutterstock  

This May be the Most Important Speech on Feminism of Our Time (VIDEO)

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Emma Watson’s UN speech is making headlines around the world. The “Harry Potter”actress spoke at the UN for her recently launched He For She Campaign, a U.N. solidarity movement for gender equality.  In her speech, Watson explains how the notion of “Feminism” has gone wrong and calls for men to actively partake in the campaign, which addresses […]

GeekGirlCon: Pushing Back Against Sexism in Geek Culture

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By Catherine Kyle In 2011, I attended the first-ever GeekGirlCon, an annual convention held in Seattle, Washington dedicated to establishing a safe and inviting space for self-identified female geeks. As I listened to various talks and became acquainted with the members of my own panel, a session that focused on the idea of the female […]

Block Shop Sisters and the Painted Scarves from Rajasthan

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  By Agnieszka Bielecka What happens when you bring together two talented sisters, Indian textile artisans and inspirations from the American desert? The answer would be: Block Shop Textiles, a Los Angeles-based company run by Lily and Hopie Stockman. Back in 2010, while Lily was living in India, she fell in love with traditional textiles from the […]

10 Makeup and Beauty Care Items Every Health Savvy Girl Should Have

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  Makeup image via Shutterstock By Amalissa Uytingco Going green does not only refer to recycling and energy or water conservation. All over the world, emerging companies are applying the “green” philosophy to cosmetics, aiming to create environmentally friendly product lines that promote the use of natural ingredients. However, with the extensive range of companies […]