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The housewife stereotype has long since shattered - it's all about leaning in, breaking the glass ceiling, closing the wage gap and more.

Skye Hartman6 days ago
S-E-X-I-S-M
I was never the kind of person who felt like sexism was an issue in Canada. I have changed my mind. After working in a men's clothing store, I can now say I understand. Never before (and never since) ...
Five Things for Every Femme in STEM
Being a femme in a STEM field is a special kind of hell. You have to work twice as hard from the moment you decide to dedicate yourself to your field, in school, in social circles, the job hunt, and a...
The Fight For Equality In A 'Pretty' Work Place
Has your boss ever told you that you ‘had’ to wear makeup to work? Or that you ‘have’ to wear heels? Sadly for many women in Britain today, in non-uniform working environments, getting told they have ...
Kayla Cooper17 days ago
The Struggles of an Aspiring Female Filmmaker
The Feminist Movement has brought about a great deal of change in regard to women in the workplace. Women are in positions that we never would have imagined, from lawyers to CEOs to Senators. In the f...
Studies That Show Women Make Awesome Bosses
There has been a long debate over whether women can successfully lead in the workplace. We all know that the business world has historically been male dominated for quite some time; however, the femal...
David Wylda month ago
#MeToo Comes to the Workplace
One thing we know for sure today is that the rules, the norms, the expectations—in short, everything—is changing regarding interactions of men and women!
Coral Evergreena month ago
Conquering the Fear of Expression Through Writing
Contrary to historical expectations and stereotypes, household chores are not the only appropriate venue through which women should express themselves. Many women are so nervous about beginning the pr...
Skunk Uzeki2 months ago
10 Most Egalitarian Industries in America
Women in the workplace have it rough, and that's no joke. Female employees are less likely to be taken seriously by management, less likely to be paid a fair wage, and are more likely to face sexual h...
Natasha Galla-Rini2 months ago
The Daily Power Struggle of Women in Social Media
As shareholders of the unstoppable mass media growth of the 21st century, women have taken an unprecedented rise in reputation, voice, and influence. Since the early days, women have achieved a great ...
Riley Raul Reese2 months ago
How to Empower Yourself at Work
The Glass Ceiling is very, very real—and it's one of the biggest reasons why women earn less than men throughout their lifetimes. These days, a low salary can make or break your ability to put food on...
Briana Beeman3 months ago
Accountability in Educational Theatre and Beyond
The theatre industry, like many, has always been a male-led industry, its content and conventions created by and for men. There was a time when women weren't even allowed to perform or attend performa...
Mady Masters3 months ago
The Fight for Equal Pay
One of the most subtle but life-altering realities for women in the United States today is the gender pay gap. Women have been fighting for years against misogynist, patriarchal workplaces that underv...
Natalie Toland4 months ago
The Only Female Comic in the Room
To the men that I share the stage with, know that I don't hate all of you. Some of you are very, very funny and I admire your work. I would even go as far as to say that I would be honored to collabor...
Kennedy Kovalick4 months ago
Learning to Stand Your Ground as a Woman
I have mentioned on this website that I work at a bar (Read: Confessions of a Feminist), and I often have run-ins with multiple guys a night hitting on me or asking me for my number. One of these guys...
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Adelaide 5 months ago
First Day As a Working Girl
So, I was inspired to write this little piece for all the strong, young women who are empowering themselves by taking on the role of working girl. After combing through all of my favorite blog sites, ...
Andrea Van Scoyoc5 months ago
The Funeral Industry
What’s a woman’s role in the funeral industry? From my view, nothing of any respect. That probably sounds a little harsh, and granted, I am speaking from my own personal experiences (which are many an...
Mallory Jones6 months ago
Societal Expectations
I’m 21-years-old, and I’m alive and well in the year 2018. A time to be alive for a woman. Being able to own property is cool, being able to receive an education, being treated as a person instead of ...