The wage gap is certainly a hot topic today. Like healthcare, it’s an issue people often talk about, but it is difficult to understand fully. What exactly is the wage gap, and what does it mean for women in the U.S. today? We’re going to break it down and explain some of the most complicated parts of understanding the wage gap today. What is the Wage Gap? Put simply; the wage gap is a … [Read more...] about Understanding the Complications of the Wage Gap in the U.S.
Feminism has become more and more popular today, and for good reason. Women are breaking barriers, but there’s still so much more work to be done. Looking for a soundtrack to go with your fight against the patriarchy? We’ve got 10 feminist artists you need to hear. This article contains affiliate links, and we will be compensated for any purchase made by clicking on them. Thank you for … [Read more...] about 10 Feminist Artists You Need to Hear
I don’t know about you, but whenever summer rolls around I start looking for book recommendations. I know I will have some free time on my hands, and instead of vegging out watching Netflix 24/7 (Yes, sadly, I have to take a break from re-watching Parks and Rec at some point), I want to dive into some really wonderful books. Here are some of the best books about Millennials that are out on the … [Read more...] about 9 Books About Millennials That Will Make You Say “This is My Life!”
Valentina's work as part of the team behind Ten Thousand Villages helps empower women around the globe. They have reached communities in several countries in an effort to end the cycle of poverty. Keep reading to learn how to help their efforts yourself! 1. Hello, Valentina! Tell us a bit about yourself. I’ve been working at Ten Thousand Villages for about two years, and have a pretty varied … [Read more...] about Reaching Out #LikeaGirl: An Interview with Valentina Schade
Nikki DuBose is a former model turned author, speaker, and mental health advocate. She recently released her memoir, Washed Away: From Darkness to Light. In Washed Away, Nikki recounts her experiences navigating the dark side of the modeling industry, while battling abuse, addiction, and various mental health issues. She recently appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Network on the TD Jakes Show to speak … [Read more...] about Advocate for Yourself #LikeaGirl: An Interview with Nikki DuBose
You might know Ashley Roberts from her time performing with the PussyCat Dolls or from her gig as host of NBC's show 1st Look. But there's so much more to learn about her! Read on to learn what advice she has for other women and where her love of traveling comes from. 1. Hi, Ashley! Tell us a bit about yourself. I am from Phoenix, AZ. Grew up in a liberal, open-minded household. Father was a … [Read more...] about Perform #LikeaGirl: Meet Ashley Roberts from the Pussycat Dolls