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Photographer Takes a Humorous Look at the Realities of Pregnancy in Her 'What the Bump?' Series

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Photographer Takes a Humorous Look at the Realities of Pregnancy in Her 'What the Bump?' Series

Originally posted 04/27/2016 03:40PM

Most pregnancy photographers focus on the beauty of being an expectant mother, but Danielle Guenther is showing the not-always-glamorous aspects of pregnancy in her hilarious "What the Bump?!" photo series.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Pregnancy
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Artist Paints Full Figure on Heidi Klum: 'I Started Fattening Up Women in Magazines' to 'Question Perceptions of Beauty'

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UpdatePosted 04/09/2016 03:20PM

Artist Paints Full Figure on Heidi Klum: 'I Started Fattening Up Women in Magazines' to 'Question Perceptions of Beauty'

Originally posted 04/08/2016 02:50PM

Artist Nur Gürel – who has focused her work on manipulating existing images – was looking for inspiration for her next art project, and discovered it by flipping through magazines.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Body shaming
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56-Year-Old Model Nicola Griffin Shoots Sexy Lingerie Spread: 'Life Definitely Begins Over 50!'

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56-Year-Old Model Nicola Griffin Shoots Sexy Lingerie Spread: 'Life Definitely Begins Over 50!'

Originally posted 04/06/2016 09:15AM

At 56, Nicola Griffin became the oldest woman to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with her sexy swimsuit ad – but Griffin says she had no idea the photo would create such a stir.

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This Kegel Exercise Tracker Could be the Solution to Many Women's Health Issues – and a Better Sex Life

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This Kegel Exercise Tracker Could be the Solution to Many Women's Health Issues – and a Better Sex Life

Originally posted 04/05/2016 10:10AM

One of the first portable Kegel exercise trackers is being used to not only strengthen the muscles surrounding the vagina but to relieve lower back pain and improve a woman's sex life.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Health
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Design Student Creates Fake Thigh Gap Jewelry Line to Spark Discussion of Body Image Issues

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Design Student Creates Fake Thigh Gap Jewelry Line to Spark Discussion of Body Image Issues

Originally posted 04/01/2016 12:35PM

At first glance, TGap Jewellery seems like it could very well be a real thing.

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Mother Defends 'Tandem Breastfeeding' of Both Her 3-Year-Old and 1-Year-Old Daughters: 'This Is What's Right for Us'

Mother Defends 'Tandem Breastfeeding' of Both Her 3-Year-Old and 1-Year-Old Daughters: 'This Is What's Right for Us'

Originally posted 04/01/2016 09:05AM

Chelsea Craig was taking photographs with her two young daughters when her oldest daughter Addy, 3 years and 8 months, started getting fussy.

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Girl Meets World's Rowan Blanchard Talks About Getting Catcalled at Age 12: 'It Was Like I Was Out-Of-Body for a Second'

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Girl Meets World's Rowan Blanchard Talks About Getting Catcalled at Age 12: 'It Was Like I Was Out-Of-Body for a Second'

Originally posted 03/31/2016 01:20PM

Rowan Blanchard always knew that catcalling was a problem, but she never expected it to happen to her – until it did, at just 12 years old.

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Burlesque Performer Encourages Women to Say 'Yes' to Their Bodies with Her Body Positive Dance

Originally posted 03/28/2016 05:00PM

Lillian Bustle initially began performing burlesque as a hobby while pursuing a musical theater career.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Body shaming

WATCH: Emma Watson Beat-Boxing to a Gender Equality Rap Is the Best Thing You'll See All Day

Originally posted 03/17/2016 05:00PM

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));Emma Watson, Drop The BeatAnd here's a SHORT clip of Emma Watson beatboxing while I freestyle about #HeForShe, if you only have 3 minutes. This was so fun.Posted by Lin-Manuel Miranda on Thursday, March 17, 2016 Emma Watson isn't just a feminist, she's a beat-boxing feminist.

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Melissa McCarthy Sounds Off on Why Hollywood Needs More Female Filmmakers: 'The World Gets More Interesting'

Melissa McCarthy Sounds Off on Why Hollywood Needs More Female Filmmakers: 'The World Gets More Interesting'

Originally posted 03/17/2016 02:50PM

As one of Hollywood's top leading ladies, Melissa McCarthy knows just how vital it is to include women in the filmmaking process.

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