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Women in Media

There Are More Female Reporters Than Ever Before

Women are knocking down the barriers on the battlefields of war, in sports, and now more than ever, in journalism.  Read More »

How These Children React to Today's Fashion Campaigns Will Surprise You

Spanish visual artist Yolanda Dominguez conducted an experiment with a group of young children to emphasize the pervasive stereotypes of women and men portrayed in the media.  Read More »

How Truthful Are Makeup Ads?

The name of the game for advertising too often means misleading claims and statements.  Read More »

#Femvertising Awards Celebrates Ads That Empower Women

Statistics show that 85 percent of women are consumers, and it seems that in the past year advertisers have taken note. Ads are beginning to present products, especially those for women, in a more realistic way. Read More »

Tig Notaro's New Documentary Shares Her Inspiring Journey

Comedian Tig Notaro is bouncing back from a devastating time in her life. Notaro was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer and days later, her mother passed away. Read More »

This Publisher Will Only Release Books By Women Writers for a Year

Writer Kamila Shamsie made a call-to-action in the Guardian urging for fellow female writers to have their voices heard. Read More »

8 Must-See Movies of the Summer

Summer blockbuster season is upon us. Check out our ultimate lineup below of must-watch films starring talented women.  Read More »

Chris Hemsworth Joins Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy in Female "Ghostbusters"

Paul Feig has just announced a delightful new addition to his "Ghostbusters" reboot cast: Chris Hemsworth. And according to the director, Thor will take his baddie-busting heroics down a notch, Read More »

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