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‘Girls’ Season 3, Episode 1 Recap: Girls Will Be Girls

‘Girls’ Season 3, Episode 1 Recap: Girls Will Be Girls

nd we’re off! Lena Dunham and company return for season three of the ever-popular and controversial series Girls, and fans are dying—dying—to know what’s going on with each of the ladies after last season’s finale.

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Why You Should Listen To Charlotte Church If You Care About Violence Against Women

Why You Should Listen To Charlotte Church If You Care About Violence Against Women

Charlotte Church has something to tell you about the music industry. And honestly, it’s about way more than the music industry. Church recently stirred headlines with a lecture at BBC 6 Music’s annual John Peel Lecture, named after a groundbreaking English DJ and inaugurated by Pete Townsend.

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Saudi Arabia’s First Female Filmmaker, Defies Odds, Hides in Van to Make Award-Winning ‘Wadjda’

Saudi Arabia’s First Female Filmmaker, Defies Odds, Hides in Van to Make Award-Winning ‘Wadjda’

In a time and generation where so many think “nothing’s really new” or “everything has been done before”, let us take a moment and re-open our eyes and minds to a spectrum of game-changers. Pan left to a strong female voice blaring over a walkie-talkie from off  set of a feature film [...]

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Beyonce’s New Album Incites ‘Beyoncanity’ Underlined with Strong Female Messages

Beyonce’s New Album Incites ‘Beyoncanity’ Underlined with Strong Female Messages

So we all know the elements and logistics, right: no promos, no leaks, no single, her full-self-titled-fifth-album released overnight, iTunes bears exclusive rights for the 14-piece visual album, the videos shot while traveling on the Mrs. Carter worldwide tour, over 80,000 copies are sold in just a three-hour window… the. [...]

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Original comic and Bechdel Test origin. | via wikipedia

The Bechdel Test: What It Is And Why You Should Give A Damn

Been to any movie screenings in Stockholm recently? If so, you may have noticed that several theaters are now offering you the chance to vet your film choices based on the Bechdel test.

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Daughter Dresses as Real-Life Women Greats

Daughter Dresses as Real-Life Women Greats

Jaime C. Moore is a photographer whose work you may have seen floating around the web of late. To celebrate her daughter’s 5th birthday, she wanted a creative project to dress up her daughter and photograph her

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‘Glee’ Star Amber Riley Wins ‘Dancing With the Stars’ With a Message to Women

‘Glee’ Star Amber Riley Wins ‘Dancing With the Stars’ With a Message to Women

And the winner of Dancing with the Stars Season 17 – seventeen! – is Glee  star and hot stepper, Amber Riley! Amber and her partner Derek Hough rocked it all season to pull off winning the title of top dancers and champions of awesomeness. The win marks the first for [...]

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Cathryn Michon’s ‘Muffin Top’ Movie-Ment to Put Chicks Back in Flicks

Cathryn Michon’s ‘Muffin Top’ Movie-Ment to Put Chicks Back in Flicks

Cathryn Michon is not your average Hollywood writer, actor, director. She’s not even male! And that’s the point of her latest film project Muffin Top: A Love Story which she co-wrote, directed and stars in, and where the mission and “movie-ment” is to “put chicks back in flicks.”

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It’s Hard Out Here for Lily Allen

It’s Hard Out Here for Lily Allen

by Rachel Sedaker Lily Allen’s latest video for new song “Hard Out Here” is causing a bit of a stir on the web. British pop artist Lily Allen is known for being outspoken, from taking on consumerism in “The Fear“, to blasting a certain conservative political figure in “F*** You“. [...]

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Sinead O’Connor’s Message to Miley Cyrus Gets Lost In An Effort To Be Heard

Sinead O’Connor’s Message to Miley Cyrus Gets Lost In An Effort To Be Heard

By Jackie Mori It’s been a month since Sinéad insulted Miley insulted Sinéad insulted Miley, and without a peep from either party on the subject for two weeks, the whole thing seems to have receded into the blackhole created by today’s 24-hour news cycle. In case you blinked and missed [...]

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