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Why You Don't Feel Beautiful

Sarah Dubbeldam | Posted 10.05.2015 | Women
Sarah Dubbeldam

In a culture with so many mixed messages about our sexuality, we must ground ourselves to a core of value. Our bodies are not something to be objectified, but rather honored as sacred. We have been given our sexuality for good and not for manipulation or control.

Why We Started Bustle

Bustle | Posted 09.15.2014 | Media
Bustle

We wanted to create a site where no topic was off-limits. Where as many young women as possible felt comfortable and excited to write about the issues they care most about, whether that's Game of Thrones, helping victims of sexual assault find justice or Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

More Than a Few Good Men in Maine Media

Cynthia Dill | Posted 12.29.2013 | Media
Cynthia Dill

It's harder than ever to get unbiased reporting. Every ideology has its own channel, every bully their own pulpit. Social media gives anyone with a device a voice, and reduces complexity to a sound-bite. The Center for Public Interest Reporting disrupts this frenetic pace just in time for the 2014 elections, and offers up the opposite of all-inclusive, short and new.

The Problem With Most Women's Media -- And How She Changed It

The Huffington Post | Lori Leibovich | Posted 03.03.2014 | Women

What does it take to get to the top -- without losing your center? Our “Making It Work” series profiles successful, dynamic women who are standout...

WATCH: When A Man Tries To Start A Women's Magazine

Posted 09.19.2013 | Women

When a man who doesn't understand much about women tries to start a lady mag, he faces some very particular challenges. New Jersey-based comedian E...

What The Founder Of This New Women's Site Got So, So Wrong

Lori Fradkin | Posted 10.14.2013 | Women
Lori Fradkin

Goldberg lays out his idea as if it's revolutionary, as if sites weren't already covering both politics and red carpet looks.

6 Things Women's Magazines Still Want Us To Worry About

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 07.16.2013 | Women

There are certain topics that seem to pop up in women's magazines over, and over, and over again. We are all painfully aware that our bodies could be ...

Hey Women: Paint-on Muscles Aren't Going to Help When You're Old

Dana McMahan | Posted 08.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Dana McMahan

We need to stop accepting the magazines stories that tell us to avoid bulking up at all costs, especially when that cost could be to our bone health.

Why We Have a Women's Page

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 08.13.2012 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

If I and the rest of the HuffPost Women gang have learned anything in the past year, it's what a profoundly tricky project a women's section is.

Not-So-Sweet Seventeen

Hannah Weintraub | Posted 03.27.2012 | Home
Hannah Weintraub

I've been disillusioned by Seventeen's pixie dust more times than I would like to admit. The magazine manufactures self-doubt so girls will buy the quick-fix products displayed on their glossy pages.