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FLOTUS is obviously the best FLOTUS there ever was, and Saturday night she proved herself yet again.

Michelle Obama appeared in a video unveiling her 62 Million Girls campaign at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City, which also happened to star Beyoncé and Hugh Jackman.

The campaign is simple:… READ MORE »


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Did you know there’s a women’s World Cup this year? Also, read about the Womanless Weddings of the early 1900s. READ MORE »


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Two gunman murdered a teacher who taught at an all-girls elementary school in Pakistan this week in a drive-by shooting. Shahnaz Nazli was killed just 200 meters from where she taught, no doubt because she dared to educate girls, according to The Daily Beast. Her killing is the most recent tragedy in the battle for women’s education in Pakistan, and… READ MORE »


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Angelina Jolie has written a piece for The Daily Beast about Malala Yousafzai, the 14-year-old girls’ education activist in Pakistan who was shot by the Taliban, and how she discussed it with her children. Angie actually makes a good case for using Malala’s story as a teachable moment to discuss with your kids what… READ MORE »