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Love Wins! 6 Milestones In LGBT Rights Worth Celebrating This Year

The NYC Pride march is today! Here are six of the biggest milestones in LGBT equality that we're celebrating this year.

Allison Daniels
June 25

6 Things You Need To Know Today (April 10)

All the wellness news you need to know today, including MTV's switch to genderless acting categories and how Amy Schumer shut down a fat-shaming...

Allison Daniels
April 10

How To Harness Your Feminine Energy To Become A Powerful Leader

Power up! Unleashing your feminine side is the key to success.

Robin Lee
February 22

Caitlyn Jenner Just Became The First Trans Person To Cover Sports Illustrated

Regardless of how you feel about Jenner, this cover is certainly a big win for the trans community and its fight for awareness.

Emi Boscamp
June 28 2016

Target Just Took A Strong Stand On The Transgender Bathroom Controversy

"Everyone deserves to feel like they belong."

Emi Boscamp
April 20 2016

Women Might Actually Be Better Developers Than Men

Research suggests female developers are as skilled at coding as their male counterparts, despite their poor representation in the tech world. A new...

Allison Daniels
February 13 2016

48 Things Women Hear All The Time (That Men Never Do)

When a dude walks down a busy street, no one is going to tell him he should smile more. That's pretty much a guarantee. But if a woman does the same,...

Emi Boscamp
December 11 2015

10 Lessons In Happiness We Should Teach Girls

Who are the young women you want to influence? I’ve created this list to make it easy for you to talk to the young women in your life about what it...

Valorie Burton
December 10 2015

These Stunning Photos Challenge Traditional Ideas Of What A Woman Should Look Like (NSFW)

The widower of a 9/11 cop returned her "Woman of the Year" award to Glamour after they honored Caitlyn Jenner with the same award, claiming...

Emi Boscamp
November 30 2015

Men Eat Nearly Twice As Much Pizza When They're With Women. Here's Why

A man is only a man if he never gets full, right? The more food, the manlier the man. Apparently, that's what men think, anyway.

Emi Boscamp
November 18 2015

Watch This Spanish Soccer Star Disguised As A Man School Her Male Opponents

It doesn't get much more badass than this. By now, we all know how disturbing the wage gap is between male and female professional athletes. The U.S.

Emi Boscamp
November 10 2015

Meet California's First Transgender Cheerleader

18-year-old Anry Fuentes, who is transgender and identifies as a female, made headlines last week when she tried out — and earned a spot — on the...

Gabrielle Frank
November 9 2015

The Important Reason That This Woman's Facebook Selfie Is Going Viral

Talk about a fashion statement: Transgender veteran, Carla Lewis, just started a crucial conversation with a shirt that reads "Transgender...

Emma Loewe
November 8 2015

7 Things Too Many People Get Wrong About Sex & Gender (Explained By Science)

Scientists have made extraordinary progress in discovering the biological mechanisms underlying human sex, sexual behavior, and gender. In some cases,...

Dr. Peter Schattner
October 14 2015

This Trans Man Took A Selfie Every Day For 3 Years To Document His Dramatic Transition

Right before his 18th birthday, Jamie Raines, now 21, started taking testosterone, the hormone that helps transgender men develop more masculine...

Emi Boscamp
October 8 2015

12 People On What The Word "Slut" Means To Them

"Slut" is a loaded term. And while there's been a recent spike in public outcry over "slut-shaming," the word has been around for...

Emi Boscamp
August 24 2015

"I Am Cait" Gives A Voice To Transgender People (Even Though It's Scripted)

The season premiere of E!'s I Am Cait , which aired last night, starts out with Caitlyn sitting up in bed in the wee hours of the morning, appearing...

Emi Boscamp
July 27 2015

Why You Should Watch "I Am Jazz," A Show About A Trans Teenager

Reality television is a genre with a stigma: scripted conversations, overdramatized situations and misleading editing all point to the fact that the...

Emi Boscamp
July 22 2015

Watch Caitlyn Jenner's Moving ESPY Speech About Equality

At the ESPYs on Wednesday night, Caitlyn Jenner took the stage to accept the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. Following a tear-jerking tribute segment ,...

Emi Boscamp
July 16 2015

Why I Hate The Saying "Strong Is The New Skinny"

I always found something lacking in the treadmill-jogging, stair-stepping, ab-crunching routine that so many other women I knew, including myself,...

Josselyn Sheer
July 13 2015