“A feminist is a man or a woman who says, ‘yes there is a problem with gender as it is today, and we must fix it. We must do better.’”

Chimamanda Adichie, on why feminism is for everyone. 

Inspiring Quotes from Fearless Women

Are Gay Rights Civil Rights?

Are #Gay Rights Civil Rights? #lgbt #equality

gay rights civil rightsEarlier this month, the 50th annual Civil Rights Summit was held in Austin, Texas, where speakers discussed contemporary socio-political issues, LGBT rights, and equality. This year’s summit marked the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and featured perhaps its broadest panel of speakers, as well as its broadest coverage of topics pertaining to civil rights. Two of the most…

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G A Y F A C E  by Ashley Kolodner 
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Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/ Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/ Who would have thought that Pharrell Williams was such a strong ally to women and LGBTs?
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/16/pharrell-williams-isnt-happy-society-treats-women/

Pharrell Williams Isn’t ‘Happy’ About How Society Treats Women

Pharrell Williams stands up for #MarriageEquality, #GenderEquality @Pharrell @TheEllenShow

Pop music icon and mega-producer Pharrell Williams was on the Ellen DeGeneres Showearlier this month, where he had some pretty surprising and wonderful things to say about women’s rights and marriage equality. The musician, who was actually wrapped up in a bit of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” controversy earlier this year, made a…

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One of our favorite “possibility models,” Laverne Cox.
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http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/15/laverne-cox-honored-glaad-media-awards/ One of our favorite “possibility models,” Laverne Cox.
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Laverne Cox Honored at the GLAAD Media Awards

Laverne Cox Honored at the GLAAD Media Awards @Lavernecox @glaad #LGBT #visibility

Each year, the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) assesses all facets of media in order to evaluate the level of inclusion and fair representation of a wide array of identities. When so many media-based awards shows fail to recognize LGBT characters in television shows and films, never mind the widespread lack of…

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The ever-adorable, hilarious, and badass Carrie Brownstein. 
http://www.oneequalworld.com/2014/04/11/carrie-brownstein-join-cast-carol/  The ever-adorable, hilarious, and badass Carrie Brownstein. 
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Carrie Brownstein to Join Cast of ‘Carol’

Carrie Brownstein to Join Cast of ‘Carol’ #ThePriceofSalt #lesbian #film

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Carrie Brownstein joins the cast of Carol.
Image: via Foam Magazine

It has just been reported that Carrie Brownstein of Portlandia and Sleater-Kinney fame will be joining Cate Blanchett, Sarah Paulson, and Rooney Mara in the upcoming lesbian film Carol. As SheWired gushed earlier this month, “Picture this…Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson, and wait for it – Carried Brownstein! – as…

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