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These Babes Slay At The 2nd Annual Torrid Pool Party

Flocks of beautiful plus and curve influencers from all walks of life and all over the country descended upon the gorgeous abode for swimming, Read...
Laurel Dickman    |   05.8.17   |   SHARE
Don’t immediately dismiss my view because of the fact I’m a woman, and don’t ever tell me to shut up about politics and focus on makeup.
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Stop Telling Me Not To Have Opinions Because I'm A Woman

If one more person tells me to stick to writing about fashion, I’ll flip. - See more at: Read...
Kassi Klower of SHESAID    |   05.8.17   |   SHARE
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Ethically Sourced Gifts Mom Will Love

We’ve made it incredibly easy for you to make ethical, informed purchases with this wonderful Mother’s Day gift guide. Read...
Laurel Dickman    |   05.5.17   |   SHARE
How ironic, then, that my second grader effectively predicted the election before the pundits and election nerds at The New York Times.
FamiliesCulture

Raising A Daughter In The Era Of Trump

Despite eight years of progress, the racist, sexist America that I grew up in wasn’t actually gone, it was just waiting in the wings. Read...
Lee Chilcote of Role Reboot    |   05.5.17   |   SHARE
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Black Excellence Evolving: 9 Black Millennials Who Are Ready For Higher Education

These proud black millennials have discovered how to celebrate their excellence by infusing pride and culture into their academic achievements. Read...
Jagger Blaec    |   05.5.17   |   SHARE
The crack of the whip on flesh is a sound I won’t easily forget. (image courtesy of the author)
Culture

I Attended A Whipping Ceremony In Ethiopia

I walked with my husband and our guide into the whipping ceremony. I knew what I was about to see, but I was woefully unprepared for how I would feel. Read...
Brittany L. Stalsburg    |   05.4.17   |   SHARE
We are acutely aware of our vulnerability.
Culture

The Reality That All Women Experience That Men Don't Know About

Men — here's your chance to listen to what women deal with since a too-young age. So: Just. Listen. Read...
Gretchen Kelly of The Good Men Project    |   04.28.17   |   SHARE
Yes, it’s an honor to be part of the bride-tribe. But for some, it can be an impossible ask.
Culture

Can You Say No To Being A Bridesmaid? Yes, Here's How

The exact way to decline a bridesmaid invite and avoid the bride’s hate. Read...
Monique Bowley of Mamamia    |   04.26.17   |   SHARE