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Big News! The $10 Bill Will Finally Feature A Woman

If you take a United States-issued bill out of your wallet right now, there's an 100% chance you'll see a white male face. But that's finally going to...

Emi Boscamp
June 18 2015

Women Scientists Mount Social Media Campaign To Combat Sexism

Earlier this week, Nobel Prize-winning biochemist Sir Tim Hunt made waves with a sexist statement he made at a women scientists' conference in South...

Emi Boscamp
June 12 2015

5 Habits Of Highly Desirable Women

Last week, I had an illuminating conversation with one of my clients, Ken. A surgeon with a thriving practice in New York City, Ken has the good looks...

Monica Parikh
June 7 2015

Great News! Barbie Can Now Wear Flats & Is More Diverse

After 56 years on her tippy-toes, Barbie can finally kick off her heels and relax. According to Cosmopolitan , Mattel has released a new line of...

Emi Boscamp
June 4 2015

Why I Celebrate The Fact That I Don't Have A Supermodel Body

When I was about 11 years old, we had to do a group trust exercise in summer camp. The goal of the exercise was to get all the campers through a...

Kelly Wadler
May 28 2015

4 Pleasurable Rituals To Awaken Your Sensuality

The word "sensual" literally means "relating to the gratification of the senses," although it's often purely understood in terms...

Amber Leitz
May 18 2015

How I Learned To Stop Calling Myself "Fat, Disgusting & Ugly"

A few years ago, I often found myself lying on the bathroom floor, paralyzed by my negative thoughts about my body. I would call myself "fat,...

Taryn Brumfitt
May 13 2015

Harriet Tubman Wins Contest To Appear On $20 Bill

If you pull a United States-issued bill out of your wallet, you have a 100% chance of seeing a white male face. It's time to get a fresh face —...

Emi Boscamp
May 13 2015

Feminists Reclaim Sexist Hashtag #HowToSpotAFeminist

Doc Thompson , host of the radio show The Morning Blaze , kicked off the trending hashtag #HowToSpotAFeminist with this tweet on Sunday: Any tips on...

Emi Boscamp
May 6 2015

10 Reasons To Make Masturbation Part Of Your Wellness Routine

Everyone masturbates, right? Or do they? And why is it so embarrassing to talk about?

Alexandra Jamieson
May 5 2015

Sexist "Beach Body" Ads Have Been Removed From London's Public Transit

With the body positive movement going full force in the advertising world, anyone who pushes against it is bound to be taken down. At the end of last...

Emi Boscamp
April 30 2015

What I Learned From Asking Strangers If I Looked Fat (Video)

On a recent sunny afternoon, a group of friends and I gathered at the park and began asking women how they felt about their bodies, first by asking...

Kimber Simpkins
April 14 2015

Mom's Amazing Photos Show Daughters That "Strong Is The New Pretty"

Photographer Kate Parker doesn't want her daughters, Alice, 6, and Ella, 9, to be what society expects them to be. If they don't want to parade around...

Emi Boscamp
April 13 2015

Which Of These Women Should Be The New Face Of The $20 Bill?

The men featured on current U.S. bills have not changed since The Great Depression in 1929. Let that sink in for a moment.

Emi Boscamp
April 9 2015

10 Reasons Women Don't Always Have Orgasms

Having an orgasm is natural. So is skipping, for instance. That doesn’t mean you’re born knowing how to skip; it means you’re born with the capacity...

Emily Nagoski
April 8 2015

Sarah Silverman Wants Women To #Ask4More In The Workplace (Video)

Sarah Silverman is known for her quick — and commonly vulgar — wit. When she takes the stage, she holds nothing back, chuckling about the most morose...

Emi Boscamp
April 8 2015

Women Rule The American Workplace, But Still Make Less Than Men

"Who run the world? Girls." Though we may have already believed this — because Beyoncé said it — now it has tangible data to back it up....

Emi Boscamp
April 8 2015

The NFL Is Finally Hiring Its First Full-Time Female Official

For the latest edition of That Hasn't Happened Yet? we bring you some news from the world of professional sports: The NFL is hiring its first-ever...

Emi Boscamp
April 3 2015

Teach Your Kids The ABCs With The Raddest Feminist Children's Book Ever

Don't just teach your kids the ABCs — teach them the ABCs while introducing them to feminism — because, well, some things can never be taught too...

Emi Boscamp
April 1 2015

"My Choice" Video, Starring A Bollywood Actress, Empowers Women

"My body, my mind, my choice," says Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, in a short film called My Choice. The video was released amidst news...

Emi Boscamp
March 31 2015