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Jameela Jamil (Photo: TInseltown/Shutterstock.com)


Our favourite feminist-in-progress, Jameela Jamil has sparked an uplifting and empowering conversation on social media encouraging women to own their achievements and be proud of the obstacles they’ve overcome – and we are totally here for it! It all started with a post on Instagram where The Good Place star responded to “a few dickhead…

(Photo: @malalafund/TikTok)

Malala Just Posted Her First TikTok and it’s Goooood!

Girls’ education advocate, Nobel Prize laureate and Taliban shooting survivor Malala Yousafzai is on TikTok! The 23-year-old has posted her first video through her foundation “@malalafund” and while there’s no dancing involved, Malala does use the opportunity to tell her incredible life story, in less than 60 seconds. “I was 11 years old when I started speaking…

Emily Ratajkowski at a red carpet event. She has long brown hair that sits past her shoulders.

The Essay by Emily Ratajkowski You Need to Read Right Now

Model, actress and entrepreneur Emily Ratajkowski has penned a chilling essay on power, control and the way women are robbed of owning their self-image. Writing for New York Magazine’s The Cut, she describes a number of instances where men have claimed ownership of her images and used them without her consent.   View this post on Instagram…

America Ferrera and Eva Longoria Bastón (Photo: Kathy Hutchins/Shutterstock.com)

Eva Longoria Bastón and America Ferrera Launch Online Platform to Support and Empower Latinas

Eva Longoria Bastón and America Ferrera have joined forces with prominent Latina figures to launch a new digital lifestyle platform to support and empower their Latina sisters. It’s called She Se Puede – which translates to “she can” – and will cover everything from health to parenting, food, fashion and culture. “So when we say empowerment, we…

Taylor Swift attends a red carpet event. She has blonde hair to her shoulders and a side-swept fringe. She wears hoop earrings and a black dress with spaghetti straps.

Taylor Swift Just Made A Teenager’s University Dreams Come True

Taylor Swift has left a surprise £23,373 donation (that’s almost $30k US and over $40k AU!) on a teenager’s GoFundMe page that means she can now go to university and work towards her dream of becoming a mathematician. Vitoria Mario was given an “unconditional offer to study Mathematics at the prestigious University of Warwick” after…

Ending Violence Against Women: What the #ChallengeAccepted Trend is Really About

Jennifer Aniston’s doing it. JLo’s doing it. And women all over the world are getting on board. Our social media feeds are awash with black and white selfies of women with the hashtag #challengeaccepted accompanied by messages of love and support for the sisterhood.   View this post on Instagram   #ChallengeAccepted. Thank you @vanessabryant, @egt239 and @marielhaenn…

Mary Jackson, (Photo credit: NASA)

NASA Renaming its Headquarters in Honour of Mary W. Jackson, their First African American Female Engineer

If you’ve watched the 2016 film Hidden Figures starring Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson and Janelle Monáe, you’ll know exactly who Mary W. Jackson is. And if you haven’t seen this incredible movie yet – well, what are you waiting for! This phenomenal woman was a mathematician and aerospace engineer – and the first female…

Nathalie Kelley wears red to demand justice for indigenous women (Photo: @natkelley/Instagram)

The Baker and the Beauty Star Nathalie Kelley Wears Red to Demand Justice for Indigenous Women

Nathalie Kelley is no stranger to using her platform to call out injustice and inequality in the world. From women’s issues to Latinx and environmental causes, she’s all about shining a light on matters close to her heart. And today is no exception. The Baker and the Beauty star is taking part in a global movement…

Meghan Markle Makes Surprise Call to Young Woman Before Her Job Interview

Meghan Markle is always finding ways to uplift and encourage other women…and this week was no exception! The Duchess of Sussex recently volunteered to speak with one of the clients at Smart Works, a U.K charity (which she’s been patron of since 2019) that helps women prepare for interviews, find professional clothing and ultimately find jobs….

Spanx founder Sara Blakely is giving away $5 million to female entrepreneurs to help them get through coronavirus pandemic. (Photo: @sarablakely/Instagram)

Spanx Founder Sara Blakely Gives Away $5 Million to Help Female Entrepreneurs During Coronavirus Crisis

Sara Blakely, the woman behind shape-wear empire Spanx, has announced she’s giving away $5 million during the coronavirus pandemic to support women who run small businesses. “My hope is that this gift will help alleviate some of the pressures caused by this horrible pandemic,” Blakely writes in an Insta post.   View this post on Instagram   I’m…