iOS app Android app

Girl Power

Meghan Trainor’s New ‘Smurfs’ Single Is A Total Girl Power Jam

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 02.24.2017 | Entertainment

You might have heard that Meghan Trainor just dabbled in her first ever voiceover project for the upcoming animated movie “Smurfs: The Lost Village....

This Valentine's Day, Love Yourself First

Melody Godfred | Posted 02.14.2017 | Women
Melody Godfred

I've noticed a funny pattern. Being on vacation opens me up emotionally. I can sit, doing nothing. And then the tears will come. Deep tears. They aren...

Rapper Schoolboy Q Dons Pink 'Girl Power' Hoodie At Grammys

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 02.13.2017 | Black Voices

.@ScHoolboyQ and his daughter already winning at the #GRAMMYs— HotNewHipHop (@HotNewHipHop) February 13, 2017 Scho...

How I Survived the Saddest Day of My Life

Vivian Glyck | Posted 01.02.2017 | Parents
Vivian Glyck

It was a hot July day, 12 ½ years ago, right before the Fourth of July. I was eager to spend the weekend with my little boy and husband. But at that...

Grassroots Girls Go Global: International Recognition for Girl-Led Groups

Victoria Dunning | Posted 11.02.2016 | Impact
Victoria Dunning

Nyanza Initiative for Girls' Education & Empowerment (NIGEE) is a GFC grassroots partner and a 2016 recipient of the With and For Girls Award. Workin...

Vive La Revolution!

Emma Bellis Ferreira | Posted 08.24.2016 | Business
Emma Bellis Ferreira

So, since jumping off, (see my last blog), it's fair to say that things have gone a bit mental at Moonface Marketing -- who knew! I'm still managing to keep the work life balance in check and I'm still working from anywhere.

This App Has Saved More Than 200 Girls From Trafficking, Child Marriage

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.07.2016 | Impact

A new app tracks vulnerable girls in India and Bangladesh so nonprofits can help prevent trafficking and child marriage -- instead of trying to rescue...

Liz Hausle trades Music Industry job to Empower Women

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 04.15.2017 | Women
Danai P. Maraire

Amidst the clutter of the internet and the constant stream of content meant to entertain and mass marketed toward women; think "best dressed" lists, w...

#TalkToMe: Talking Feminism And Power With My Daughter

Anushay Hossain | Posted 04.06.2017 | Parents
Anushay Hossain

As soon as I heard about The Huffington Post's new #TalkToMe series, I knew I wanted to record a conversation with my four-and-a-half-year-old daughter on what else, but my favorite topic: Feminism.

Patty Duke - Baby Boom BFF and Girl Power Icon

Loretta Bolger Wish | Posted 03.30.2017 | Entertainment
Loretta Bolger Wish

The cute wardrobe. The honey-colored flip. The way-out slang. The cool parents. The goofy-but-adorable boyfriend. And to top it off, the look-alike c...

Warren Buffett's Son Pledges $90 Million To Support Girls And Women Of Color

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 03.29.2016 | Impact

Young women of color face particularly tough barriers to success in school, work and life. Now one foundation is working with them to break them down....

How a Girl Tricked the Nazis and Redefined Bravery

Kelli Stuart | Posted 03.16.2017 | Women
Kelli Stuart

Nadiya Savchenko sits behind bars in a Russian prison, the prospect of a 23-year sentence looming before her. The strength of this Ukrainian woman is ...

Aren't We All Wonder Women?

Linda McMahon | Posted 03.15.2017 | Women
Linda McMahon

Beneath our business suits, yoga hoodies and work uniforms, don't all women secretly wish we had on a red bustier emblazoned with a golden eagle? If only her outfit were the source of Wonder Woman's power.

Lead by Following: How Girls Can Show Us the Way

Victoria Dunning | Posted 02.08.2017 | Impact
Victoria Dunning

Life has improved in concrete ways for millions of children around the world, and the progress for girls is especially notable. Despite these improvements, however, there is much to do, and the work is complex because the challenges girls face are unique. In too many cases, a school is not a safe haven of learning but a place of harassment and exploitation.

Want Your Kid to Love What She's Doing? Try This One Thing.

Danielle Fuligni McKay | Posted 01.27.2017 | Good News
Danielle Fuligni McKay

As they learn with our help to talk through situation after situation out loud, it'll become second nature to do it independently in their head. String enough of these experiences together and she's on her way.

WiSHCon Enters the Convention Industry, Looks to Break Down Barriers for Women

Alex Lyman | Posted 01.17.2017 | Entertainment
Alex Lyman

The entertainment industry has become increasingly interactive between creators, actors, and fans. Between social media and the various conventions an...

Top 5 Girl Power Role Models of 2015

Lauren Galley | Posted 12.30.2016 | Women
Lauren Galley

Although this year had its ups and downs, there were some incredible women who continued to be positive role models.

Visual Notes From Arianna Huffington's Speech

Camilla Tuominen | Posted 12.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Camilla Tuominen

I attended Nordic Business Forum 2015 in Helsinki and was very inspired by Arianna's speech. What a power lady with strength and vision! Here are my ...

Viva la Smut! That's What She Said

Mara White | Posted 09.18.2016 | Women
Mara White

While our fictional female characters may lean toward submissive, the real, hard-working women behind them are anything but. We are a powerful community of women who are supportive and closely knit.

Mel B Has No Time For Anyone Who Says There's Trouble In Spice World

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.16.2015 | Women

If you wanna be my lover, you got to stop pretending the Spice Girls aren't friends. When Mel B dropped by HuffPost Live on Tuesday to discuss the "Am...

Mel B Explains Where The Nickname Scary Spice Came From

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.15.2015 | Entertainment

Nearly 20 years since they crashed into the zeitgeist with "Wannabe," the Spice Girls are still affectionately known by their personality-defining nic...

When You Want to Get Something Done, Give It to a Woman

Lesley Foreman | Posted 09.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Lesley Foreman

I have always liked the phrase, when you want to get something done, give it to a busy person. While I still believe that to be true, my life has taug...

Becoming Fearless: A Conversation With A Girl Undone Author Catherine Linka

Devra Maza | Posted 08.23.2016 | Home
Devra Maza

Catherine Linka knows books. So it shouldn't have surprised her when, before her award-winning debut novel A Girl Called Fearless was even published, she was asked to write a sequel.

Melissa McCarthy Shares The Ultimate Girl Power Photo From The Set Of 'Ghostbusters'

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 08.26.2015 | Entertainment

The new "Ghostbusters" reboot is equipped with a serious dose of girl power thanks to its all-female lead cast, but it's even stronger than we thought...

It's Time To Give The Spice Girls The Credit They Deserve

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 08.06.2015 | Women

If you were a kid in the '90s, you can likely remember that brief, shining period when The Spice Girls reigned supreme. They were everywhere -- on the...