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Women and Girls Who Escaped ISIS Describe Systematic Rape and Forced Marriage

Twelve-year-old Jalila (who's name has been changed for her safety) says her nightmare began when men from her village near Sinjar, Iraq, handed her and her family over to ISIS fighters as the family was trying to flee the area. Read More »

When You Google Image CEO, the First Female Photo on the Results Page Is Barbie

Try this: Google image "CEO." Notice anything? The first female Google image search result for "CEO" appears TWELVE rows down—and it's Barbie. Read More »

4 Champion Runners Answer the Eternal Question “Why Run?”

When it comes to running, many people either think of it as a necessary evil or something to avoid at all costs. Then there are the lucky few, who embrace the sport. Read More »

Sarah Jessica Parker is Coming Back to HBO in New Series, "Divorce"

Though the biggest Sex and the City devotees have been watching reruns for the past 10 years, we’re definitely ready for a few new episodes of something starring Sarah Jessica Parker Read More »

Get Ready to Flip Out Over This Groundbreaking LSU Gymnast

The NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championship is underway, and the spotlight is on LSU senior Lloimincia Hall. Read More »

This “Hunger Games” Star Perfectly Explains Cultural Appropriation

16-year-old Amandla Stenberg played Rue in “Hunger Games,” but her career as an actor and activist is just getting started. The evidence is on her Tumblr, where she posted a video she and a classmate made for their history class. Read More »

May the Force Be Women: Star Wars Franchise to Feature More Strong Female Characters

Over the past four decades, the Star Wars franchise has been lacking in one department – female characters. So far, one major female character is featured per trilogy. Read More »

Why Is TV So Down on Marriage?

News flash, execs—it's not all downhill after "I do." We swear.   Read More »

7 Lines of Poetry for Mother's Day

April is National Poetry Month and with Mother’s Day around the corner on  Read More »

Tags: Poetry, Quotes

Julianna Margulies on the 10 Women Who Have Changed Her Life

Each month we ask one amazing woman: So who's made you you? Here, Good Wife star Julianna Margulies makes her list. Read More »

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