New Public Statue in NYC Has Feminist Statement

In an attempt to encourage companies to take notice and action against gender inequality, a new bronze sculpture has been unveiled in NYC’s Wall St. Now facing the well-known bull statue is a small girl, standing defiantly with her hands on her hips, in opposition to the giant creature. Created by artist Kristen Visbal, the new statue will draw attention to the fact that along …

Google Doodle For International Women’s Day 2017

Today, in celebration of International Women’s Day, the Google Doodle is a grandmother telling her grandchild a bedtime story about some of history’s pioneering women from all over the world. Some are easily recognizable (for instance Frida Kahlo and Ida Wells) while others aren’t so. There’s Egypt’s first woman pilot Lotifa El Nadi who rebelled against her father and worked at a flying school in …

Holly Miranda’s International Women’s Day Playlist for Cool Hunting

The singer/songwriter and instrumentalist's selection of songs for 8 March

In celebration of women almighty, all around the world, 8 March is a special day. Whether you’re able to participate in A Day Without Women, donate to a women-focused organization, or have committed to a different way to take part, International Women’s Day is about much more than equal pay for white, cisgender women in the Western World—it’s about justice and human rights for all …