There’s now another study that adds to the growing understanding of how being overworked affects overall health. This time, however, the focus is on women.
Public Health July 3, 2018
'Ocean’s 8' is officially a box office hit, raking in a domestic gross of over $41 million. But what do the critics have to say about the all-female reboot of the popular heist franchise?
Movies/TV Shows June 11, 2018
Woman Interrupted is an app that will let women know just how much men interrupt them when they are speaking.
Apps/Software March 8, 2017
Gwyneth Paltrow started to sell jade eggs on her website, Goop, for internal use in women's vaginas. The practice, which should empower women, is highly controversial.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 20, 2017
A Swedish company opened a hotline for a week in order to raise awareness about gender equality at the workplace. The project was highly successful.
Life & Style November 18, 2016
Showrunner Melissa Rosenberg of Marvel’s ‘Jessica Jones’ on Netflix revealed that all 13 episodes of season 2 will be directed by women.
Movies/TV Shows October 24, 2016
An annual survey found that women are no longer the happier sex. Despite today's bigger and equal opportunities for women, figures showed that today's women are just as unhappy as men.
Healthy Living/Wellness July 9, 2016
It looks like the Barbie doll line has gotten another makeover - one that has been 50 years in the making.
Movies/TV Shows January 28, 2016
Even fairy tales can be ironic. Disney princesses may be the stars of their movies, but linguists have found that male characters actually have more speaking lines.
Society January 27, 2016
A survey of women working in Silicon Valley companies for at least 10 years reveals that discrimination and sexual harassment is more prevalent in the workplace. Check out the results of the survey and see if you have experienced or witnessed similar issues.
Society January 12, 2016
After 'The Abominable Bride' episode of 'Sherlock' aired, some called the series sexist because of its portrayal of the suffragette movement. However, this episode actually embraced feminism and gave viewers a strong character in Mary Watson.
Movies/TV Shows January 4, 2016
Digital Cookie 2.0, the updated version of the Girl Scouts of America's e-commerce app, also has another important role: helping girls get excited about STEM.
Apps/Software December 9, 2015
A 22-year-old Australian man has lost his job after trolling feminist writer Clementine Ford on Facebook. Michael Nolan called Ford a "slut" in response to a remark from another guy making derogatory comments on her post.
Internet December 2, 2015
Jane Austen meets George Romero in the latest trailer for the movie adaptation of the 2009 NYT best-seller 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.'
Movies/TV Shows December 1, 2015
Hedy Lamarr is famously known as an exotic Hollywood beauty but it's time to learn more about the actress' contributions to science and technology. Find out how she improved everyone's lives with her patented idea.
Feature November 10, 2015
When asked why he chose women to represent exactly 50 percent of his cabinet, Justin Trudeau simply had three words as a response: 'Because it's 2015.' The new Canadian Prime Minister has earned the stamp of approval of feminists all over the world and said he aims to deliver a government that truly represents Canada.
Internet Culture November 6, 2015
Today is Ada Lovelace Day, which celebrates women in STEM who are often underrepresented or discouraged from entering science- and tech-oriented fields. However, who was Ada Lovelace? Only the first computer programmer in history.
Society October 13, 2015
Kat Leyh steps up to the plate after the departure of 'Lumberjanes' co-creator Noelle Stevenson, and while BOOM Studios' Eisner-winning comic series incurs a shift in direction, it looks like the girls of Roanoke Cabin are still going strong.
Movies/TV Shows September 18, 2015
'Hunger Games' actress Amandla Stenberg has teamed up with Stranger Comics to write a comic book character whose journey, Stenberg says, is also her journey.
Movies/TV Shows September 2, 2015
In Saudi Arabia, where women are forbidden to drive for fear of spreading 'licentiousness,' Uber is giving them a sense of agency.
Apps/Software August 10, 2015
Many have been talking lately about a possible female version of Doctor Who. Is this something we really need, or is it just political correctness at its finest?
Movies/TV Shows July 29, 2015
A Hasbro figurine that features Princess Leia in her 'slave girl' outfit has some parents upset. In response, Carrie Fisher says the get-up made her angry, too.
Movies/TV Shows July 15, 2015
Emily Bett Rickards spoke of her hopes that the character of Felicity will be a stronger one in the upcoming new season of 'Arrow.'
Movies/TV Shows July 15, 2015
DC Comics has officially launched the website for its 'Super Hero Girls' line with hopes of drawing the attention of girls 6-12 to the DC universe.
Movies/TV Shows July 8, 2015
Facebook recently redesigned its friend icons to put the female figure slightly in front of the male one. It's a small change, but it could have a big impact on gender equality.
Internet July 8, 2015
Lumberjanes co-creator and writer Noelle Stevenson leaves the beloved, groundbreaking series -- so what will happen now?
Movies/TV Shows June 25, 2015
Female representation in and outside of video games made huge strides at E3, but we still have a long way to go.
Geek June 19, 2015
Despite federal Title IX investigation, Carnegie Mellon students are taking back the night with help from an immersive graphic novel.
Internet June 5, 2015
Miss Piggy receives The Sackler Center First Awards and writes an Op-Ed on why she is a feminist.
June 5, 2015
A troll account impersonated Australian feminist campaigner and activist Caitlin Roper and sent out hateful tweets and graphic images. The fake account even paid for certain hateful tweets to be promoted through Twitter's advertising service.
Internet May 21, 2015
Surprise! CBS' new 'Supergirl' show looks like a blast. From this six-minute trailer, we can already it's got everything that was missing from the dreary 'Man of Steel' movie.
Movies/TV Shows May 14, 2015
Earlier this week, Joss Whedon was attacked by angry feminists for various aspects of 'Avengers: Age of Ultron.' He subsequently deleted his Twitter account. Today, he explains why these two things are unrelated.
Movies/TV Shows May 6, 2015
A high school student is spreading the message of self-love and acceptance of others with her 'Cosmic Cuties' series, featuring illustrations of 'feminist goddesses' that 'fight sexist crime.'
Internet Culture May 6, 2015
We don't know why, but Joss Whedon has left Twitter and deleted his account. Evidence suggests he did it because of hate-filled attacks suffered on Twitter. Read on for more details.
Internet Culture May 4, 2015
Dove is at it again with its latest Real Beauty ad, asking women to "Choose Beautiful." Critics are slamming the beauty product brand for what they see as a condescending and intrusive approach.
Internet Culture April 13, 2015
Despite efforts to get more women working in tech the industry is becoming even more male dominated. A new report finds that the gender gap in Silicon Valley is widening.
March 26, 2015
Emma Watson revealed that she enjoys having the door opened for her, but called it awkward when a man isn't comfortable with a woman paying for dinner.
Movies/TV Shows March 9, 2015
Rowan Hansen , 11-year-old girl and comic fan, wrote to DC asking for more female superheroes. This was DC's response.
Movies/TV Shows February 20, 2015
Stereotyping and resistance are among the reasons why women in powerful position are more likely to exhibit signs of depression than their male counterparts.
Life November 23, 2014
The 'Today' host wore the same knockoff Burberry suit with different shirts and ties for 365 days, in silent protest against the sexism his female colleagues constantly receive.
Internet Culture November 17, 2014
Twitter works with a women’s rights group to create an online tool for reporting trolling, abuse and harassment on the microblogging platform.
Internet November 7, 2014
Hello Kitty turns 40 today, Nov. 1. Clearly, society has changed a lot since 1974, so do people still identify with the character after all these years?
Movies/TV Shows November 1, 2014
Written and directed by Ana Lily Amirpour and produced by Elijah Wood, 'A Girl Walks Home at Night,' takes place at the fictional Iranian town. It has received much praise from various film festivals.
Movies/TV Shows October 30, 2014
It's a commonly-held belief that little girls aren't supposed to say bad words. However, these young women want to remind us that there are worse words out there that don't begin with the letter 'F.'
Internet Culture October 22, 2014
Dear Kate underwear company unveiled a new ad that features real female tech execs modeling the underwear. The controversial ad aims at empowering women in tech, but some find it hard to take the women seriously.
Internet Culture August 25, 2014