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I want to centralize women’s MMA and combat sports, as well as uplift everyone involved. (photo courtesy of the author)

Why I Started A Website To Empower Women in MMA

I decided to stop searching for an MMA platform that was going against these norms, since one did not exist, and create it myself. Read...
Erin McKelle    |   04.17.18   |   SHARE
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The fact is I don’t have time. I’m overwhelmed, and I’m way behind on my work.

Nine-to-Five Work Culture Is Killing Our Will To Give A Damn

Work culture: What’s missing in the modern workweek equation? Read...
Nadia Bokody of SHESAID    |   04.11.18   |   SHARE
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I’m beginning to have mixed feelings about coloring my hair.

To Gray Or Not To Gray? On Hair Dye And Aging

There is a distinct moment in each woman’s life when gray hair and the associated reality of aging make its first unwelcome appearance. Read...
Gina RIch    |   04.10.18   |   SHARE
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Inside the women’s restroom, it’s okay not to have it all together

All My Darkest Secrets Are Hidden In The Office Restroom

The modern office bathroom has become a place for things to be said and done that would never be uttered beyond its walls. Read...
Nadia Bokody of SHESAID    |   04.6.18   |   SHARE
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No one asked me to do this. I am ok being the bridge between my two worlds; it’s a badge I wear with pride.

Introducing My White Family To My Black Culture

I’m a mixed-race, black and white Californian, and this was my first time in the South. Read...
Shannon Luders-Manuel    |   03.29.18   |   SHARE
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This support my gender-fluid child receives at school means so much to my family, but the ripple effects of what the children will learn will go far.

How A Teacher Is Helping Kids Accept My Gender-Fluid Child ​

This support my gender-fluid child receives at school means so much to my family, but the ripple effects of what the children will learn will go far. Read...
Anonymous    |   03.21.18   |   SHARE
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Photo by Bence Boros on Unsplash

I’ll Admit It: I’m A Crappy Facebook Friend

When it comes to Facebook, I find my usually adequate social skills are sometimes lacking. To put it bluntly, I am not a good Facebook friend. Read...
Sarah Garone    |   03.16.18   |   SHARE
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According to the website, WeddingWire.com, the average bridesmaid spends $1,200 on one wedding.

A List Of Things You Can Buy For The Price Of Being A Bridesmaid In ONE Wedding

According to the website, WeddingWire.com, the average bridesmaid spends $1,200 on one wedding. Where does that money go? Read...
Jen Glantz    |   03.15.18   |   SHARE
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