Category Archive: Cause

Can Nail Polish Protect Us?

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Four college students hailing from North Carolina State University have shined quite the spotlight on date rape this week, but not in the way many would have expected. Their development of a nail… Continue reading

Dove: The Beauty Legacy a Mother Leaves Behind

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In their recent short film Legacy, out of Ogilvy Paris, Dove aims to educate mothers on the effects their low physical self-confidence has on their young daughters. In the Legacy video, Dove asked… Continue reading

#WomenDoingWell: Homelessfonts finds art in pleas for help

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“Looking for a warm heart, and a warm meal.” “War veteran, please help.”  We typically shuffle past these messages, trying not to make eye contact. A worn piece of cardboard with Sharpie script… Continue reading

P.I.N.K. & Perfect

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I was thrilled to learn today that I’m paying it forward in ways I never imagined. Being enthusiastically acknowledged by my own stoic, unflappable oncologist was just icing on the cake. But, wait,… Continue reading

Liam Neeson Isn’t The Only One Fighting Human Trafficking Anymore

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HUMAN TRAFFICKING. A term not thrown around frequently in the day to day conversation. Isn’t human trafficking what happened to those girls in the movie Taken? Like, what happens in third world countries? Right? WRONG. Human… Continue reading

How Women Are Bettering the Future of Vietnam

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It was hectic, hot, and dirty. My friends and I got in tuk-tuk accidents, had clothing stolen from our hotel rooms, lost credit cards to countless ATMS, and suffered food poisoning. It was… Continue reading

Backlash with a Black Eye: CoverGirl and the NFL

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CoverGirl is the latest of NFL sponsors facing backlash after TMZ released a video showing Baltimore Raven’s running back, Ray Rice knocking out his then fiancé Janay Palmer in a hotel elevator a… Continue reading

#DYK: This is the State of Girls’ Education Worldwide

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All over the world millions of girls are denied an education and face major, sometimes insurmountable odds, to be able to learn in schools. In recent years the most visible activist for girls’… Continue reading

Rock the Vote: Young but not naïve

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Politics are not something that I like discussing, rather a personal belief that doesn’t need to be shared with anyone but myself and the voting booth. However when I saw that Fox News,… Continue reading

Time for Urban Outfitters To Practice What They Preach

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At this rate, Urban Outfitters is digging their own grave. A few weeks ago actress, Sophia Bush, declared her war on the national brand after they manufactured a shirt with the statement, “Eat… Continue reading