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woman and birds
Lifestyle

I spoke to 20 women about how they’ve been practicing self-care in a stressful world

As feminist writer Audre Lorde taught us, self-care is a radical act of self love….

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Lifestyle

7 Incredible Women of Color Feminists You Need to Know

From Mia Mingus to Ai-jen Poo.

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theresak
News

This is the amazing story of how an African female chief saved 850 girls from child marriages

Chief Theresa Kachindamoto is known as the “marriage terminator” to her Southern Malawi tribe of…

learning to love my dark black skin essay
learning to love my dark black skin essay
Beauty

How I Learned to Love My Dark Black Skin

"I am an African Queen, a dark-skinned goddess, a melanin princess."

women of color
women of color
Beauty

12 women of color rocking incredible alt beauty looks

I became interested in alternative beauty for women of color when I was in middle…

Portrait of three young friends.
Portrait of three young friends.
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As a black woman, I’m tired of being fetishized

My first boyfriend, a white man, would often laugh and tell me that his friends…

my chemical romance
my chemical romance
Entertainment

I’m not in the pop-punk scene anymore, but the music will always mean a lot to me

I was at a 90’s grunge party a few weeks ago for one of my…

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I shamed myself for being “too feminine,” but that’s not what feminism is about

I’m a big proponent of anything pink. I still want to be a Disney princess,…

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lipstick
Beauty

How lipstick helps me embrace my favorite feature

My lips are my favorite feature, but they weren’t always. When I was little, I…