Future women of Cameroon, you wear the mantle of our country and it is up to you to continue raising your voices.
I believe if we can integrate these messages into our cultural narratives, we can reshape our society's sexual focus from that of negation to that of consent and mutual respect. Boys will grow up actively soliciting consensual language, and girls will feel comfortable actively providing it.
Without fail, the beginning of a new year bombards us with resolution chatter. Will you exercise more in 2016? Eat healthier? Save more money? How are you going to improve yourself over the next 12 months?
I'm not saying that feminists should go out and support the GOP. Hardly. But if Democrats want to be the feminist party, then they need to practice what they preach.
I was in that perfect place in life where you realize that something has got to change. I was spending too much time thinking about my hair, and that was wrong. There was so much work to do to make this world better for my tiny daughter to be worrying about my hair.
By Martha Hiefield, Chief Talent Officer, POSSIBLE Adaptation. Fluidity. Diversity. These are recurrent themes in business, particularly digital-cen...
Rock and roll in general, and David Bowie, in particular, helped me transition out of the hypocritical society where my parents dwelled. I got into Bowie around the same time I started questioning the upper class Iranian society of the seventies.
So what is the most important thing any woman of any age can do? Looking at the media, whether it's network or cable news, a political debate, feature films, day or nighttime talk shows or the commercials that bridge them, the answer is clear.
Why is it that being a man is to be sentenced to a life bereft of emotional support? When women say they want to meet a sensitive man, they generally mean they want to meet a man who attends to their emotional needs, not a man who openly expresses his own emotional needs let alone a man openly expresses his emotional frailty.
I had the enlightening opportunity to interview the creators of the Podcast, Promoting Secular Feminism on the state of Feminism today. Please listen in and share!
If you're concerned that you might be excluding women from feminism without realizing it, good. This is a sign that you want your feminism to be inclusive, and that's wonderful.
As long as we overlook the differences between patriarchy and masculinity and continue to conflate the two, we will struggle to be sufficient allies to transgender men.
Sometimes I need to remind myself why I live in an African Outpost -- so far flung I can't buy a cappuccino or broccoli or decent shampoo. Because I'm married.
As a 34-year-old feminist working for women's rights and social justice since being a teenager, I've encountered my fair share of older feminists that regurgitate this narrative over and over.
Body image and perception issues do not go away just because one is working out.
On Wednesday morning, dozens of local adult workers and clients in the Pacific Northwest were logging onto The Review Board to place advertisements, c...
As Tyra Banks so wisely puts it, I like the "ugly-pretty." This is an intellectual interpretation of prettiness: if you don't find my shapeless clothes and lack of discernible makeup attractive, then clearly you don't understand.
The gender revolution offers an opportunity for every parent to teach our kids that there's not just a spectrum of masculinity to femininity out there in the world -- but inside each of us as well.
The Force has awoken within its hero, Rey. We have a multilayered and complex heroine at the forefront of the action, who serves as the heart of the storyline, not relegated to being a "sideshow badass" as too many female characters in action and science fiction cinema have been.
You will always have friends to turn to when you tune in to Disney Channel. You will be able to relive some of your life's most treasured experiences, make some new ones, make a few lifelong friends, and even live out a fantasy or two when you spend quality time watching Disney.