A college sophomore tweeted a picture of herself wrapping up the semester, from the hospital where she was about to give birth.
A registered nutritionist rewrote the cover of a magazine, to reflect what she thinks we should be paying attention to — not what society dictates.
Missouri state Rep. Cora Faith Walker is representative of a new generation of African-American women who are embarking on political careers.
Michael Che is aware he has said some things on SNL to offend people in the past, pointing out that the outrage mostly comes from liberal white women. So to try and find out why and possibly better in the future, Che undergoes a transformation to become a white girl named Gretchen. He finds the perfect wig, the best outfit, starts reading Lena Dunham’s book, dives deep into the mindset of your typical liberal white woman. Gretchen's not here for your manspreading. #SNL pic.twitter.com/uVr7zwUwVZ
Vi Lyles, the first black woman elected mayor of Charlotte, N.C., has a 96-year-old dad who was not allowed to vote until 1944.
Listen up folks. SEE ALSO: Jimmy Kimmel addresses his Twitter exchange with Roy Moore Tracee Ellis Ross was the guest host on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Tuesday night and she decided to address the Hollywood sexual harassment scandal. "It isn't a sex scandal. It isn't a Hollywood scandal, it isn't even a scandal," said Ross. "It is a systemic problem about the abuse of power that takes place across all industries." So she decided to explain the issues surrounding harassment and consent with a Dr. Seuss-esque rhyming book.
Powerful women are at the forefront of Twitter today, all thanks to one Taylor Swift fan.
Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg warned Sunday morning about the potential for women to wind up on the losing end of what seems like a watershed moment in feminism.
The women of 'SNL' have an important, educational song for the men of America who think sexual harassment and the existence of gross sexual predators are something new.
A woman behind the #speakthesecret campaign by The Postpartum Stress Center describes why women are afraid to talk about postpartum disorders.
Women who have had longstanding professional relationships with men recently accused of sexual misconduct — Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose, and Louis C.K. — express the conflicting feelings they are grappling with.
A new study reveals that some men perceive a woman’s interest in them as consent for sex, misinterpreting a woman’s sexual intentions.
Women who have worked in U.S. national security wrote an open letter to their community calling on those in power to help combat sexual harassment and assault in the workplace.
You are not alone if you’ve been feeling emotional about all of the sexual assault allegation news recently. It’s been seriously awful,…
San Francisco accepted the donation of a statue honoring World War II's “comfort women,” prompting the mayor of Osaka, Japan, to cut ties between the sister cities. San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee announced the endorsement of the statue at a city council meeting on Wednesday, despite Osaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura's warnings about the possibility of the statue being given a permanent home in the city. Yoshimura will begin severing the ties between the two locales, which have been “sister cities” since 1957, and aims to completely separate from San Francisco by the end of the year.
Gender bias may play a part in how often and how much women surgeons suffer the consequence of making mistakes versus their male counterparts.
Do you work in an office of mainly women? If you do, I’m jealous. This year I spent six months in an office with a ratio of 40-odd brilliant women to two lovely men and it was bliss. Not once did I find myself having a "fake chat" – you know, that wide-eyed, nodding dog, not-really-listening-just-shooting-lines-of-banter-at-each-other chat. Instead I had genuine conversations where I was thinking and building on the task we were discussing rather than doing my best rendition of "woman at work."
Yugoslavian performance artist Marina Abramović is the woman many credit as "the grandmother of performance art." She was featured on Sex and the City, collaborated with James Franco and . Somehow, her celebrated 1988 art piece, "The Lovers: the Great Wall Walk" — in which she and her longtime lover and collaborator Ulay started at opposite ends of the Great Wall of China, to meet in the middle as a way of signaling the break up of their 12-year relationship, seems like something that happened over a million years ago now.
This anti-pinup desk calendar is equal parts comic relief and body positivity. Kara, the New York-based brand responsible for the $25 calendar, also sells great handbags.
For Eleanor Curry, the things at the top of her list are, of course, her children and her job, in addition to traveling and spending time with the friends who empower and inspire her — six of whom she invited on a trip to Los Angeles for a totally boss photoshoot.
The #SleepOnSide campaign could help save the lives of 100,000 babies a year worldwide.