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How This Former NFL Player Became A Feminist Activist

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.24.2016 | Women

When you hear "former pro football player," LGBT and feminist activist isn't necessarily what comes to mind. But that's exactly who Wade Davis is -- a...

Finally, the Missing Link in Achieving Gender Equality... MEN!

Rick Goings | Posted 03.09.2016 | Impact
Rick Goings

On International Women's Day, we have a responsibility to ask ourselves what more we could be doing to advocate for the women in our lives. It's important for us to take this moment to reflect on the state of gender inequality around the world, because, while progress has been made, it's clear that we still have a long way to go.

How to Protect 200 Million Girls From FGM

Toyin Ojora-Saraki | Posted 02.05.2016 | Impact
Toyin Ojora-Saraki

On Saturday 6th February, the world will mark the International Day for Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).

What You Need to Know About the Missouri Equal Pay E.O.

Wendy Doyle | Posted 12.20.2015 | Women
Wendy Doyle

At our 2015 Annual Luncheon, Governor Jay Nixon signed equal pay Executive Order 15-09. An executive order (E.O.) is a policy or regulation issued by the Governor, which has the force of law. E.O. 15-09 promotes gender pay equity in the workplace by directing state agencies and encouraging private sector organizations to use best practice guidelines to identify and address gender wage gaps within their organization.

Emma Watson Was Told Not To Say 'Feminism' In A Speech. She Did Anyway.

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 12.01.2015 | Women

In September 2014, Emma Watson made waves when she gave a moving speech on feminism to launch the HeForShe gender equality campaign. A video of the sp...

Girls Can't Play With Dinosaurs?

Emma Davidson | Posted 06.08.2016 | Parents
Emma Davidson

"Of course you can be a paleontologist when you grow up, you can be anything you put your mind to... You can't have dinosaurs they're for boys! What a...

Matt McGorry's Message To Anyone Who Thinks The Wage Gap Is A Myth

Matt McGorry | Posted 06.16.2015 | Women
Matt McGorry

We need to create a society where girls and women are getting the same encouragement and support to build their careers as the boys and men are. From the start. That's just my #78cents.

How Millennial Feminists Have Revolutionized International Women's Day

Ann Shoket | Posted 05.10.2015 | Women
Ann Shoket

In the last year, young women have moved so quickly past the question of whether or not you're a feminist to the conclusion that yes, we should all be feminists.

Emma Watson Will Answer Your Questions About Gender Equality

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.04.2015 | Women

If you want to celebrate International Women's Day with Emma Watson, you're in luck. This week, the actress shared a post announcing a Q&A about g...

Emma Watson's Advice On Women In Engineering Is Seriously On Point

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.29.2015 | Women

Just when you thought Emma Watson couldn't possibly be more inspiring, she goes and inspires some more. While at the World Economic Forum in Davos...

Never Too Young to Affect Change!

Vivian Onano | Posted 02.24.2015 | Education
Vivian Onano

Recently, I was amazed to receive an invitation from a 13 year old boy to speak at his fundraiser. This brilliant young boy, Max Byrant, decided to organize a local event in his community to raise awareness on Girls Education globally.

Celebrating One Year of #FutureisFemale with Moxie Media

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 12.10.2014 | Women
Marissa Bronfman

On October 8th we celebrated the first anniversary of Moxie Media's blog, Moxie Insider. One year, countless inspiring stories about #futureisfemale f...

He For She Throughout History

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 12.06.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

Many historical women whose accomplishments we are aware of today had to battle society's perceptions of women's proper place. Some women were fortunate enough to have the support of a man in their endeavors -- the "He for She" paradigm Emma Watson recently spoke of at the U.N.

Famous Men Rally Behind Emma Watson's Feminism Speech

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 09.24.2014 | Women

After giving an impassioned, empowering speech at the United Nations about the need for men to take up for the fight for gender equality on Sept. 20, ...

International Women's Day: The Overlooked and Underemphasized Role of Men in Maternal Health

Dr. Naveen Rao | Posted 05.07.2014 | Impact
Dr. Naveen Rao

If we are to make real strides in reducing maternal deaths, we need all hands on deck -- hands of both women and men. The U.N. Women's "He for She" campaign stresses this truth.