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Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Profiled In Vogue, Lands Beauty Deal

Andreja Pejic is breaking down the standards of beauty in the fashion industry with every fierce step she takes down the runway.

Emi Boscamp
April 22 2015

5 Things I’ve Learned Sitting In A Therapist’s Chair

Some people call me a counselor, others a therapist, still others a shrink. Technically, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed...

Rosemary Clark
April 19 2015

These Kids' #IWishMyTeacherKnew Notes Will Move You

The student-teacher relationship is a complicated one. Both the student and teacher must constantly ask him or herself, "How much information is too...

Emi Boscamp
April 17 2015

5 Ways To Connect With Your Partner During A Busy Week

Often, the mundane aspects of life get in the way of those aspects which we value highly. The mundane taking priority over the valuable seems...

Gia Ravazzotti
April 16 2015

3 Steps To Tap Into Your Intuition For Success (On Your Own Terms)

When I was growing up, I wanted so badly to be "famous." That seems like a fairly typical dream for any teenage girl, right? Sure, it was a "normal"...

Felicia Spahr
April 16 2015

Aydian Dowling Could Be First Transgender Model On Cover Of Men's Health

Men’s Health magazine is on the search for the “Ultimate Guy” — someone who is ideally "fit and fearless, a doer who gives back and leads by example"...

Emi Boscamp
April 16 2015

Why Your Past Is The Key To Manifesting Money

We create our realities from the inside-out. This means your predominant thoughts, feelings and beliefs (often referred to as "vibrations") create...

Shelly Bullard
April 15 2015

"Draw The Line" Campaign Asks Celebrities To Stand Up For Reproductive Rights

Launched in 2012 by the Center for Reproductive Rights, Draw the Line is a national campaign to build support across the United States the protection...

Emi Boscamp
April 15 2015

The Drought Has Almost Completely Dried Up The Rio Grande

California may be snagging all the headlines, with Governor Jerry Brown's strict statewide water restrictions, but other states are suffering from a...

Emi Boscamp
April 13 2015

We're Killing The Oceans (And They're Probably Going To Return The Favor)

252 million years ago, volcanoes erupted a huge amount of lava onto the earth and carbon dioxide into the air, chemically altering the oceans in a way...

Emi Boscamp
April 10 2015

New Dove Video Says Feeling Beautiful Is A Choice

If presented with two doors: one labeled "Average" and the other labeled "Beautiful," which one would you walk through?

Emi Boscamp
April 9 2015

Lane Bryant's #ImNoAngel Campaign Jabs Victoria's Secret

It isn't exactly the most original of ideas — as both Dove and Dear Kate already parodied Victoria's Secret's "A Perfect Body" campaign — but I guess...

Emi Boscamp
April 7 2015

Gay Student Skipping Prom After Being Banned From Wearing A Tux

There are times when the fashion police is necessary — say, wearing a see-through body suit to the presidential inaugural ball, or sporting a graphic...

Emi Boscamp
April 7 2015

Fox News Anchor Apologizes For Fat-Shaming Kelly Clarkson

Seriously? These guys are professional news anchors?

Emi Boscamp
April 6 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

"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 reports...

Emi Boscamp
March 31 2015

Should This Photo Have Been Deleted From Instagram?

You can get away with a lot of things on Instagram. You can post a photo of your butt in a thong bikini or your breasts (as long as your nipples are...

Emi Boscamp
March 28 2015

5-Year-Old With No Immune System Asks World To Wear Yellow In Support

Earlier in the month, Seth Lane, a 5-year-old boy who was born without an immune system made a video asking people to wear his favorite color, yellow,...

Emi Boscamp
March 27 2015

Danish Fashion Industry Pledges To Promote Healthier Body Image

Last week, we reported that France is considering passing a bill banning super-thin models from the fashion industry. Now, Denmark has stepped into...

Emi Boscamp
March 27 2015