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Daily Five: Get Educated

Links on feminism and gaming, anger, our broken prison system, and more. School's *in.* Read More »

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Miss America Contestant Loves Coding, Wears 3D-Printed Heels

“I feel like being a female at Tech, it’s kind of your duty to break stereotypes,” says Maggie Bridges, a senior business administration major at Georgia Tech. Read More »

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The Best Responses to the Nude Photo Hacking

Resources for an empathetic conversation. Read More »

A New MAKERS Initiative: Awesome Women Hanging Out Together

MAKERS is proud to present Awesome Women Hanging Out Together, a collection of images that convey a sense of support and respect between inspiring women past and present. Read More »

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Women You Admire Share Their Thoughts On Work-Life Balance

Whether she leaves the office at 5:30 to have dinner with her family, works from home to stay present with her kids, or rejects the idea of balance altogether, every MAKER woman has ideas about how best to manage her varied responsibilities. Read More »

Daily Five: What Can Colleges Actually Do to Prevent Sexual Assault?

Plus Women in Clothes, standing up for Kirsten Gillibrand, and the strangest items found in the pages of a 60s teen magazine. Read More »

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New Footage of 11-Year-Old Sam Gordon Racing Past the Boys in Football

After taking a break to join the Olympic Development Program for soccer, Sam Gordon is back on the football field, dodging boys and making touchdowns. Read More »

Daily Five: The Story of Nevada's Lucy Flores

She's running for leiutenant governor. Plus, read about jobs that women pioneered, the unending fixation on Brangelina, and how female voters feel about the GOP. Read More »

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Daily Five: A Peek Into Senator Gillibrand's New Book

1. A preview of Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's new book: 'I will help Hillary get elected.' Read More »

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Amy Poehler Perfectly Sums Up Male Privilege

Whether she’s posing as Beyonce at the Emmys or appreciating Madeleine Albright as Leslie Knope on Parks and Rec, we love Amy Poehler. If it was possible, she just won even more of our hearts with her response to Neal Brennan’s question on his Sundance show The Approval Matrix. Read More »

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