Selling “empowerment” to the people: Why the word has finally lost all meaning
Empowerment seems to waft in the air like lavender at Muji: so dense that it’s overpowering and so overpowering that you stop noticing it. Empowerment is everywhere, and in its…
Read Amy Schumer’s Hilariously Moving & Powerful Speech About Confidence
Gabourey Sidibe wasn’t the only woman to deliver a beautiful speech at last week’s Gloria Awards and Gala, hosted by the Ms. Foundation for Women. Comedian Amy Schumer also took the…
True Story: My Crash Course In Porn And Empowerment
It’s easy to say that pornography is empowering for women, or that it degrades them. Oversimplifying, certainly, but easy.
The truth is it’s much more complicated than that.
“The Light In Her Eyes” Documentary Explores Koran’s Influence On Girls
Houda Al-Habash is not only seen driving her car in the opening scene of “The Light In Her Eyes,” but she is also steering hundreds of young Syrian girls and…