14 Empowering Quotes For Women By Women

14 Empowering Quotes For Women By Women

Books are simple things in design. They are words written on paper that are bound together with a cover. As any book lover knows, there is nothing simple about a book. Open a book, and you unleash magic. The words found inside books can challenge your thinking, help you discover faraway places, reflect on your […]

A Woman’s Place Is On The Money

A Woman’s Place Is On The Money

  The nonprofit Women On 20s is campaigning for a woman to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20?bill. United States money features former presidents and founding fathers. Only two women have been featured on coins; Susan B. Anthony is on a rare dollar coin, and Sacagawea is on the gold dollar coin. However,?there are no?women?on […]

Colleges Are ‘The Hunting Ground’ For Sexual Assault, New Documentary Says

Colleges Are ‘The Hunting Ground’ For Sexual Assault, New Documentary Says

Through a new documentary, young women around the country are sharing their stories of sexual assaults that occurred on college campuses.?These brave women have transformed from scared victims to fearless activists. In “The Hunting Ground,” which opened in theaters on Feb. 27, filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering investigate an?alarming pattern that has emerged in […]

JonBenet Ramsey Crime Scene Mishandled

JonBenet Ramsey Crime Scene Mishandled

Nineteen years after JonBenet Ramsey was murdered, the former police chief is finally acknowledging that mistakes were made in how the crime scene was handled. The case received a lot of publicity in 1996 when the six-year-old beauty queen was found dead in her own home. On December 26, 1996, Patsy Ramsey, JonBenet’s mother, called […]

Magazine Apologizes After Featuring Frighteningly Thin Model

Magazine Apologizes After Featuring Frighteningly Thin Model

Cover magazine, which specializes in fashion and lifestyle, has issued an apology for featuring a model that appeared to be extremely thin in a photograph. Social media quickly erupted after the photograph was made public, criticizing the magazine for supposedly deleting negative comments posted on its Facebook page. The comments were in regards to the […]

Mihaela Noroc Shows Diversity Of Women (PHOTOS)

Mihaela Noroc Shows Diversity Of Women (PHOTOS)

Mihaela Noroc, a Romanian photographer, wants to challenge the standards of beauty. She wants to show that women from all?ethnicities, cultures, and backgrounds?are gorgeous. Noroc?started??The Atlas of Beauty,? a project?for which?she travels to different countries and photographs women in an organic setting. The women are in their natural settings and embraced by their culture.The photography […]

Swimsuit Edition Illustrates New Portrayal of Beauty

Swimsuit Edition Illustrates New Portrayal of Beauty

The 2015 Swimsuit Issue of Sports Illustrated (SI) was released on February 9. For the first time in the magazine’s history, they have an ad which features a plus-size model. The model, Ashley Graham, is wearing a black-string bikini and she looks beautiful. Robyn Lawley was technically the first plus-sized model at a size 12, […]

Fifty Shades Is Making Old Folks Freaky In Bed, Resulting In Spike In ‘Toy’ Related Injuries

Fifty Shades Is Making Old Folks Freaky In Bed, Resulting In Spike In ‘Toy’ Related Injuries

During the last eight years, hospital visits involving “bedroom”?toy injuries have risen. The increase coordinates with the release of the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy in 2011 and 2012. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission collects data on emergency room (ER) visits and the reasons for the visits. There is a focus on injuries caused […]

Is It Really Possible That Ontario Sucks As Badly As Mississippi At Sex Education?

Is It Really Possible That Ontario Sucks As Badly As Mississippi At Sex Education?

Every woman has experienced some form of cat-calling or harassment in their lives. Canada has a big problem with both as well as?sexual assault on?women. One in?four Canadian women will be sexually assaulted once in their lives, according to Women’s Rights News. Half of the assaults will happen to women under the age of 16. […]

Outrageous Ancient Methods Of Avoiding Pregnancy

Outrageous Ancient Methods Of Avoiding Pregnancy

Women have always been trying to find methods to avoid becoming pregnancy. As long as men and women have been having sex, the pregnancy problem has faced women. While today we have methods such as condoms and pills, some of the ancient ways seem pretty out there compared to today. I wouldn’t suggest trying any […]

‘Food For Thought’? New App Rewards College Students For Keeping Phones Off In Class

‘Food For Thought’? New App Rewards College Students For Keeping Phones Off In Class

College is associated with long hours of studying and partying – and being poor and hungry, too. It?costs a lot of money, after all. Because of these costs, students often can’t?afford many luxuries or even necessities while attending college. However, some schools are using a smartphone app?to help out struggling students. Two universities are providing […]