Posts tagged "media"
Viola Davis and Taraji Henson Make Emmy History

Viola Davis and Taraji Henson Make Emmy History

This past weekend, two African American women were nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in the same year for the first time in Emmy history.
Feminist Majority Foundation Honors Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan at Star-Studded Event

Feminist Majority Foundation Honors Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan at Star-Studded Event

Yesterday's Global Women’s Rights awards recognized Rhimes and Kohan as two of the most influential showrunners in television today.
The 2015 Golden Globe Awards Were Full of Feminist Moments

The 2015 Golden Globe Awards Were Full of Feminist Moments

From Masters of Ceremony Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to recognizing the show “Transparent," these were the feminist moments of this year's Golden Globes.
TIME Magazine Faces Backlash for Attempting to Ban the Word "Feminist"

TIME Magazine Faces Backlash for Attempting to Ban the Word “Feminist”

Time Magazine is facing backlash after a poll they released last week listing the work “feminist” alongside popular slang terms on a list of words that should be “banned” in 2015.
Afghan Women's Radio Back On the Air After Shut Down

Afghan Women’s Radio Back On the Air After Shut Down

The radio network, "Voice of Women," owner alleged that it was shut down after they refused to pay the police $400 a month in bribes.
Groundbreaking Journalist, Helen Thomas, Dies at 92

Groundbreaking Journalist, Helen Thomas, Dies at 92

Helen Thomas, a trailblazing journalist who has been a fixture in White House reporting for over 40 years, died on Saturday at the age of 92.