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The First-Ever Muslim Modeling Agency Is Advocating for Modest Beauty and Fashion

Since 2004, Nailah Lymus has been designing clothing and accessories to fulfill her passion for fashion. Read More »

You Can Watch Our MAKERS LIVE at the 2017 Women in the World Summit

The eighth Women in the World Summit will take place April 5-7, 2017 at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City. Read More »

You Can Celebrate 50/50 Day On May 10 With This Incredible Film

Although Women's History Month is coming to a close and International Women's Day has passed, there are plenty of days worth celebrating in the months ahead. Read More »

The US Navy Celebrates Women's History Month With Incredible Photos of Female Sailors

Women's History Month is an opportunity to showcase the untold stories of women, both past and present. Read More »

This Short Film Allows Young Girls of Color to Imagine Themselves As Ballerinas

"High Above" is a four-minute short film collaboration about black ballerinas by the Dance Theatre of Harlem and India.Arie. Read More »

The "Fearless Girl" Statue Will Stay On Wall Street Until 2018

After plans to remove her in April, after Women's History Month, "Fearless Girl" — the statue of a defiant young female staring down Wall Street's signature Chargin Read More »

Women Hold Hands Across Westminster Bridge in Solidarity With Victims of London Terror Attack

After a devastating terrorist attack in London on Wednesday, women of all backgrounds joined hands to stand in solidarity across the Westminster Bridge. Read More »

#StopShamingGirls Goes Viral After United Airlines Legging Debacle

Three girls were told they were not allowed to board their United Airlines flight on Sunday because their leggings were a violation of the airline's passenger traveler's dress code — and women everywhere were outraged. Read More »

Disney President of Production Says There's a Competitive Advantage to Female Empowerment

With "Beauty and The Beast" earning Disney $700 million dollars to date (and on track to break $1 billion), Sean Bailey, President of Production at Walt Disney Pictures, says to expect some collaborations in the Disney princess franchise. Read More »

See Striking Photos From the Pioneering Photographer of the Victorian Age: Julia Margaret Cameron

As the site Women You Should Know puts it, Julia Margaret Cameron was the British A Read More »