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Meet Zari, The First Feminist Muppet From Afghanistan

Meet Zari, The First Feminist Muppet From Afghanistan

How do you spread the American values of equality and women’s rights? With Muppets, of course!

by Walt Dismay· · Current Issues, News
WATCH: Peace Prize Winner Malala Has A Message For Donald Trump And Muslim Haters (VIDEO)

WATCH: Peace Prize Winner Malala Has A Message For Donald Trump And Muslim Haters (VIDEO)

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala is speaking out about hate from people like Donald Trump.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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Girl Power: Teen Wears Dress Made Of Homework To Graduation For Women’s Rights (IMAGES)

We often dismiss the idealism of our youth. And then the universe provides us those that we cannot ignore. Those that we must pause and listen, because it is the sound of hope.

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues, News
Fifty Shades Of Female Empowerment — Women From Throughout History (IMAGES)

Fifty Shades Of Female Empowerment — Women From Throughout History (IMAGES)

Let’s take a look at 50 inspirational women from throughout history who should be admired for their brilliance, talent, athleticism, knowledge, and ability to lead.

by Sarah· · News
A look at the best and worst of the past year.

It Was An…. Interesting Year: The 10 Best And 10 Worst Of 2014

Here’s a recap of the best and the worst of the past 12 months.

by T. Steelman· · Information and Resources
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Real Life Superhero Malala Yousafzai Donates $50,000 Prize Money To Rebuilding Gaza Schools

Malala Yousafzai just won a ton of money for her human rights advocacy, and she’s giving it all away to help children in Gaza rebuild their schools. Of course, anyone who has been following her story knows that this sort of compassion is no surprise.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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17-Year-Old Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai And Her Inspiring Story (VIDEO)

17-year-old Malala Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner on Friday.

by Frank Minero· · Current Issues, News
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Right Wing Christian Rant On Girl Scouts HAS To Be Heard To Be Believed (AUDIO)

Tony Perkins really, REALLY hates the Girl Scouts. The head of the Family Research Council has attacked them many times and has been wrong every time.

by T. Steelman· · News
Malala Nauseatingly Claimed As Role Model By Anti-Choice Religious Fundamentalist Lila Rose (VIDEO)

Malala Nauseatingly Claimed As Role Model By Anti-Choice Religious Fundamentalist Lila Rose (VIDEO)

Is Malala now a role model for the anti-choice movement? Apparently so. The Values Voter Summit really brings out the crazy, the self-righteous and the egomaniacal. Among them was Lila Rose, the founder of Live Action, a rabid anti-choice group. Famous for their “sting operations” at abortion clinics in their […]

by T. Steelman· · News
'Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.' - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai. Image a screenshot  @ Slate

‘They Are Afraid Of Women’ – Malala Makes Stunning U.N. Speech On 16th Birthday (VIDEO)

‘Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.’ – U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Progress cannot come soon enough for Noor Basra and Noor Sheza, but hopefully it can come before other smiling girls are killed for enjoying a rainfall. Image @DailyMailUK

Two Young Girls And Mother Brutally Murdered For… Dancing In The Rain

Progress cannot come soon enough for Noor Basra and Noor Sheza, but hopefully it can come before other smiling girls are killed for dancing in the rain.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Rabbi Susan Silver (center, left), her daughter, Hallel Abramowitz and other Women of the Wall arrested for wearing “prayer shawls”; photo by Jim Hollander/EPALandov@ NPR

Sarah Silverman’s Sister Arrested With ‘Women Of The Wall’ In Battle For Equal Rights (VIDEO)

Once the crowd of supporters and media dispersed, police stepped in and grabbed 10 women, including Susan Silverman.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Malala Yousafzai, Nobel nominee; @ WorldNewsNBC

Malala Officially Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize, Youngest Nominee In History (VIDEOS)

‘My mission is the same… I want every girl, every child, to be educated,’ she told the world in a video announcing the Malala Fund.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
President Barack Obama: CNN’s Most Intriguing Person Of 2012

President Barack Obama: CNN’s Most Intriguing Person Of 2012

‘He’s basically the beneficiary and the author of a new America…a new demographic, a new cultural America.’

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Time Magazine Names President Obama 2012 Person Of The Year

Time Magazine Names President Obama 2012 Person Of The Year

If his win in 2008 was extraordinary, then 2012 is confirmation that demographic change is here to stay.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Malala Yousafzai @ Wikipedia

Malala Nomination For Nobel Prize Takes Big Step Forward

Please sign the petition, if you are so moved, and send this on to others who might be as well. The honor and survival of a very brave 14-year-old girl may depend on its success.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News