Today the world lost an amazing author, dancer, singer, civil rights leader, and educator. Take a moment to look through the following links and let her life be an inspiration to yours. 19 of Maya Angelou’s most powerful quotes A timeline of Angelou’s life and accomplishments A more detailed article on Angelou’s life
So often we hear claims that feminism only cares about women, that feminism does nothing to change the gender biases that disadvantage men. Anyone who has truly investigated the movement, however, will tell you that feminism actually is about equality and equity for ALL genders. This article from PolicyMic provides 23 great examples of ways … More 23 Ways Feminism Has Made the World a Better Place for Men
Powerful. “…it’s a big event for the life of girl. Enrollment in a school means recognition of her identity and her name. Admission in a school means that she has entered the world of dreams and aspirations where she can explore her potentials for her future life.” “People ask me, what special is in my … More Ziauddin Yousafzai: My Daughter, Malala
As most of us are aware, women’s role in national history is largely left out of the textbooks we read in school and women are barely seen in our country’s national parks and landmarks. According to this article by the Associated Press, only one in 10 people in textbooks are women and in national parks, less … More Women’s History Museum Bill Approved by the House
I just read this awesome article about Neil deGrasse Tyson and just had to share it because he’s already awesome and this article makes him even more awesome. Also, here’s a really great quote by NDT that is referenced in the article that I really want you to see, even if you don’t feel like … More Five Times Cosmos’ Neil deGrasse Tyson Stole My Feminist Heart
I’m currently working as the administrative assistant at a real estate investment company. Our CEO’s daughter is the head of a hospitality group, and she needed a space for her team to have a team building and brainstorming day, so she used our (stunning) boardroom yesterday. It just so happened that her team is all … More Who Run the World?
“In the U.S., 59 percent of the population play video games, and nearly half of those players are female. The growth and reach of the industry is one of reasons why handling sexual harassment in this space is so important, McIntosh says.” “‘I’m saying the same thing that women have been saying for years,’ McIntosh says. ‘There’s … More The male privilege in gaming