The Confusing, Paradoxical History of High Heels
A piece of fashion can’t be both empowering and oppressive? Enter, High Heels.
Prince William Covers Attitude Magazine And Meets With LGBTQ Community About Homophobic Bullying
It’s a difficult task to know your place as a straight ally to the LGBTQ community following the horrific mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando over the weekend.
American Girl Introduces Melody Ellison, Civil Rights Activist
Melody will be available in stores late summer.
Beyonce Will Reportedly Direct And Star In Movie About Saartjie Baartman
Although Saartjie’s story is marked by deep racial and sexual exploitation, her history is being reclaimed as a symbol of perseverance.
Dear Donald Trump: When Was It, Exactly, That America Was “Great”?
America hasn’t always been “great” for people who don’t look like Donald Trump.
Earliest Use Of The F-Word Discovered
An English historian, Dr Paul Booth, claims to have found the earliest use of the f-word, as we use it today (like, “fuck off”) in some…
Watch Prom Fashion (And Dance Moves!) Evolve Over The Past 80 Years
Prom: how quickly it shifts from the Most Important Night Of Your Life to a warm, hazy blip in your memory by the very next day, not to be given so much as a thought…
Today’s Lady News: Earth Day Edition!
It’s the one day of the year we acknowledge this beautiful planet of ours and all the ways we’ve destroyed it!
Which Of These Four Women Could We Soon See On A $20 Bill?
The nonprofit campaign Women on 20s is on a mission to put a female face on the US $20 bill by 2020, and is winding down to a final vote of…
The Only Interesting Thing About DressGate Is That Humans Can’t Necessarily See Blue
No matter how many scientific explanations I read about THE DRESS last Friday, nothing made it feel any less inexplicable or mystifying – until I read about how human beings…
Madonna’s Social Media Manager Is Out Of His Or Her Damn Mind With This #RebelHeart Hashtag
You know how the heart emoji was the most popular word of 2014? After viewing Madonna’s Twitter timeline, I’m convinced that she single-handedly made it so.
In an effort…
Watch A Timelapse Of 100 Years Of Beauty Trends
Dang, I wonder how long this model had to sit? Watch this timelapse as a hair and makeup crew walk her face and hair through a century of beauty trends.