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Feminism

These Are the Schools That Produce the Most Female Entrepreneurs

If you're a woman who wants to start a company that actually gets VC funding, there are two colleges you should try to go to. Read More »

Six Important Quotes From London’s Feminist Solidarity Festival

Intersectional, varied and empowering are just three words to describe London’s Fourth Wave Feminist Activists. Read More »

The Perfect Back-to-School Book List for Your Favorite Little Feminists

Whether it's summer reading or back-to-school prep, it's never too early for girls to learn about some of the incredible women they can aspire to be. Read More »

7 Things Women Don't Need to Do Because Men Ask Them To

Ladies: Have you ever wondered how a guy who has never walked in your sneakers and hasn’t a clue about what it feels like to be you thinks you should act? Of course not. Because men offer us their hot takes all of the time. Read More »

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 »

Here's What Feminist Activist Gloria Steinem Had to Say About Sexism in Politics

"The voting booth is the only place on Earth where the least powerful and the most powerful are equal," feminist activist Gloria Steinem told Katie Couric on Y Read More »

Watch Gloria Steinem and Amandla Stenberg Define Feminism... Together

In an incredible September issue dedicated to a #ForGirlsByGirls theme, Teen Vogue selected solely female photographers to work on the magazine that month — a first in the magazi Read More »

These Quotes Prove That Madonna Is a Feminist Role Model

The "Like A Virgin" and "Material Girl" singer, Madonna Ciccone, turns 58 on Tuesday, and with her birthday comes a flood of memories of her all-time Read More »

Did You Know Betty Boop Once Had a More Conservative Identity?

On this day in 1930, "the world's first animated sex symbol," Betty Boop, made her debut on Max Fleischer's "Dizzy Dishes" as — believe it or not — a Read More »

Why Are Straight Women in Tanzania Marrying One Another?

In "Why Straight Women Are Marrying Each Other," published in the August 2016 issue of Marie Claire, Abigail Haworth investigates the link to the rise of same-sex marriage in the Mara region of northern T Read More »

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