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Satirical Comic Points Out Workplace Realities for Some Women

Ladies in leadership roles: you know you got where you are by going easy on the male egos in your workplace, right? You daintily tiptoed your way to the top, and therefore, should be consistent in your non-aggressive way of giving your male counterparts instructions, right? Read More »

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Rihanna

Over the past couple of months, Rihanna's social media platforms have become a beacon of hope. (It seems the only people who know what’s happening are Samsung users.) For the rest of us, Bad Girl RiRi continues to tease out the release of her hotly anticipated album, Anti. Read More »

Study Shows Daughters of Working Mothers Are More Successful

Daughters are largely shaped by what they see from their mothers — and a new study continues to prove this. Read More »

Did You Know Most of the Women in Power Are Blonde?

Blonde women are often stereotypically categorized as ditzy, or less intelligent than women with darker hair. But what if we told you that women with blonde hair are the leading women in power in the United States? Read More »

7 Must-See Moments When Women Dominated the 2016 Video Music Awards

If there's one thing to take away from award shows past and present, it's that female artists consistently have some of the best and most talked about performances. And this year's MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) was no exception. Read More »

Women of Summer 2016

We're wrapping up summer by taking a look at some of the most influential women who ruled the season. From politicians to Olympic athletes, check out the gallery above to learn more about some of the women who made history in summer 2016. Read More »

These Women #StandWithLeslie, Will You?

After her website was hacked, further intensifying the ongoing harassment Leslie Jones has faced, fans and supporters have taken to social media to help remedy the damage. Read More »

Women's Equality Day Introduces Documentary "Equal Means Equal"

On a day like Women's Equality Day (August 26), it’s important to reflect on some important gender statistics, like how women makeup 47 percent of today's workforce. Read More »

These Countries Have the Best Maternity Leave Policies in the World

Out of the world's 196 countries, the United States is unfortunately only one of four that has no federally mandated policy to give new mothers paid time off. Read More »

From South Side to the White House: 20 Photos of Michelle and Barack Obama That Will Melt Your Heart

Starring Tika Sumpter as Michelle Robinson, and Parker Sawyers as Barack Obama, the newly released movie "Southside with You" tells the story about the summer of 1989 when the future president, then 28 years old, and First Lady-to Read More »

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