Issues

Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Social, Spotlights

Spotlight: Molly Hayward On Cora, Crowdfunding and Her Global Mission for Period Empowerment

Spotlight: Molly Hayward On Cora, Crowdfunding and Her Global Mission for Period Empowerment

This week’s Spotlight is a fierce combination of entrepreneur, human rights activist, women’s rights advocate, determined go-getter and fearless leader. As Founder and CEO of Cora, a new period product subscription service, Molly Hayward demonstrates not only how to grow a business from the seed of a brilliant idea, but [...]

by × June 26, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Issues, Self

Tween Fakes Period, Gets Righteous ‘First Moon Party’ in Hilarious New Hello Flo Ad

Tween Fakes Period, Gets Righteous ‘First Moon Party’ in Hilarious New Hello Flo Ad

Hello Flo is back with another hilarious menstrual marketing ad-spot. “First Moon Party” is the sequel to last year’s brilliant and funny “Camp Gyno,” which I was sad I couldn’t write about because Salted was still in the womb. What can I say, I’m a sucker for period humor! And maybe [...]

by × June 19, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues, Social

INTENT-ernet: Are You Sure You Are Ready To Post?

INTENT-ernet: Are You Sure You Are Ready To Post?

by Vanessa Barbosa Presently, we are living in the “Twitter generation.” It consists of many accessories that are abused on a daily basis. These accessories are minute symbols that seem to have gained control over our lives to inflate our social status. The #’s and @’s are now the two columns [...]

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Body, Featured, Issues, Mind, Self, Social, Spotlights

Spotlight: Stacey Tank on Big Business, Balance, Bruce Springsteen and Breast Cancer Early Detection

Spotlight: Stacey Tank on Big Business, Balance, Bruce Springsteen and Breast Cancer Early Detection

Talk about a powerhouse… this week’s Spotlight is aimed on a very bright star, indeed. We love to align with women who show you that you can do any and every thing you want in life with drive, ambition and a full-night’s sleep! Stacey is just that balance of model [...]

by × June 12, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Issues, Social

Mila Kunis Tells Guys There Is No ‘We’re Pregnant’

Mila Kunis Tells Guys There Is No ‘We’re Pregnant’

Babies, babies everywhere. It seems that everyone has babies! By everywhere, I mean the internet. And by everyone I’m mostly referring to the people on my Facebook stream including friends, colleagues, and celebrities. Even Mila Kunis, the former “Sexiest Woman in the World” is pregnant. And she’s not taking it [...]

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Featured, Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

Brilliant New Subscription Box Brings ‘Month-for-Month’ Feminine Products to Girls In Need

Brilliant New Subscription Box Brings ‘Month-for-Month’ Feminine Products to Girls In Need

What if the tampons, pads, and pantyliners you purchased every month automatically provided free supplies to a girl living in a developing country so she can stay in school, play with her friends, and be proud of her womanhood?

by × June 4, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues, Social

Essential Reading in Response to Isla Vista Shooting, #YesAllWomen and Everyday Sexism

Essential Reading in Response to Isla Vista Shooting, #YesAllWomen and Everyday Sexism

The news out of UC Santa Barbara this week has been almost too much to bear. But out of tragedy, the Internet has risen like a collective phoenix in support and demand for the end of misogyny and sexism with the #YesAllWomen hashtag storming Twitter.

by × May 29, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues, Social

#BringBackOurGirls – What’s Happening and What You Can Do To Help

#BringBackOurGirls – What’s Happening and What You Can Do To Help

It’s been over three weeks since nearly 300 girls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria in the middle of the night by terrorists who threatened to sell them into marriage and modern slavery. If you’re like us, you might’ve felt utterly appalled by the horrific situation but left [...]

by × May 8, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

Men’s Onion Shirts vs Women’s Emotions: ‘The Daily Show’ Takes on Political Sexism and Grandma-to-be Hillary Clinton Issue

Men’s Onion Shirts vs Women’s Emotions: ‘The Daily Show’ Takes on Political Sexism and Grandma-to-be Hillary Clinton Issue

Where to start. If you watched “The Daily Show” last night and still feel your blood at boiling temps and steam streaming out of your ear holes, you’re not alone. The segment where Jon Stewart presents a categorical smackdown of political sexism and the double standards placed between men and [...]

by × April 23, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Issues, Social

Feminism and Comedy: Not Mutually Exclusive, Contrary to Popular Belief

Feminism and Comedy: Not Mutually Exclusive, Contrary to Popular Belief

If you know women even a little bit, then you should know that we don’t ALL hate this or love that. That’s because there isn’t just one kind of woman. And no, there aren’t just a handful of options either. There are unlimited options — I mean fu*king bushels of options — of what a woman can be.

by × April 21, 2014 × 0 comments