Kristen Bell Appears On “Liv And Maddie”, Discusses Hollywood Double Standards

Kristen Bell is no doubt one of Hollywood’s most outspoken feminists and she is taking it to a whole new generation of young actresses. Kristen Bell filmed an appearance recently on the Disney show Liv and Maddie. She appears as…

Emma Watson Helped Malala Yousafzai Come To Terms With Calling Herself A Feminist

Emma Watson has become the face of modern feminism in recent years. After a couple of very inspiring speeches on the subject and last year’s launch of the HeForShe campaign, Emma Watson and her work in the feminist movement has…

Emma Watson Praises Douglas Booth For UN Gender Equality Speech

Emma Watson praised actor Douglas Booth for a speech he gave on Wednesday for UN Women, the UN entity for gender equality and women’s empowerment. Today’s #HeForShe #GetFreeTourUK stop at @LondonSchoolofEconomics was a huge success! Thank you to @DouglasBooth and…

Salma Hayek Talks Prostitutes and Pornography

Salma Hayek may have been seen as a hot body or a long time, but she’s been working for the cause of equality for women for … “For about 30 years.” Hayek says. Salma Hayek is happy that so many…

Robin Wright: ‘Women Do The Work, But Don’t Get Credit’

Robin Wright knows a thing or two about playing strong women. She was introduced to audiences as the Princess Buttercup in The Princess Bride, waiting to be rescued by her man. She brought the world to tears as Jenny Curran,…

Amanda Seyfried Was Paid 10% Of Male Counterpart For Movie, Adds Voice To Hollywood Feminist Movement

Amanda Seyfried has added her story to the instances of gender discrimination that seem to be piling up in Hollywood. For one movie, though she didn’t say which one, Amanda Seyfried was seriously shorted in pay compared to her male…

Amy Schumer Gets Death Threats

Amy Schumer doesn’t think of herself as a feminist icon. And perhaps that is what makes her the ideal feminist icon. Amy Schumer isn’t trying to be anything but herself, and she demands that she not be required to throw…

Jane Fonda Surprised She’s Still Getting Roles

Jane Fonda is no newcomer to the argument about how women are treated in the film industry. Fonda has been fighting that fight all her career. For a woman who made tremendous amounts of money in a fitness endeavor, Fonda…

Zoe Saldana’s Husband Takes Her Surname

A mangina, according to the Urban Dictionary, is when a guy simulates the look of a vagina by hiding his private parts between his leg. For some people, a mangina is also a man who views women as superior, a…

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting Breathing Easier These Days

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting is breathing much easier following her recent surgery. The Big Bang Theory star didn’t have a nose job, as many media outlets reported. What she had instead was sinus surgery, and she’s already feeling much better since having…

Anna Kendrick on Jake Gyllenhaal, Feminism, and “Into the Woods”

Anna Kendrick has become one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood, despite the criticism she has received for her looks. After making a name for herself in movies such as Twilight, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, and cult hit…

Jennifer Garner: ‘My Girls Take Karate So They Can Kick a Guy’s Ass’

Jennifer Garner is pretty sick and tired of the double standard in the world, especially in Hollywood. Specifically, she is frustrated with how Hollywood puts women into gender role boxes. Back in October Jennifer Garner told attendees at the Elle…

Emma Watson Gives Inspiring HeForShe Speech

Emma Watson may be best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, but she is working on making a new name for herself. Watson was recently named a U.N. Women’s Goodwill Ambassador and has been…

Brigitte Bardot Does Not Support Feminism, She’s A “Masculinist”

Brigitte Bardot, the outspoken former sex siren, has made some controversial comments in the past regarding her personal politics. Now, the actress is in hot water yet again for her remarks. This time, the subject was feminism. In an interview…

Anita Sarkeesian Talks #GamerGate on Colbert

For years now Anita Sarkeesian has been under attack. As a blogger Sarkeesian writes Femenist Frequency, a blog and video series dedicated to examining the representation of women in pop culture. Her work often focuses on touchy subjects within subcultures,…

Emma Watson on Feminism and Her Mother

Last month Harry Potter actress Emma Watson made waves when she spoke at the HeForShe global solidarity movement about the importance of feminism. Standing in the U.N. headquarters in New York City, the 24-year-old called on men and boys around…

Vagina Cookies Lead to Feminist Flame-Up in Second Grade Class (New Updates)

One of the more fun subreddits to peruse on the popular site Reddit is know by the initials TIFU, which stands for “Today I F*cked Up”. In the category, posters tell stories of major faux pas or unwise moves they…

Vagina Cookies: Feminism Gone Wrong?

Vagina-shaped cookies may seem like a great idea if you are an opinionated mother with a self-serving agenda. One woman thought a request to bake cookies for her child’s class represented the PERFECT opportunity to teach second graders that vaginas…

Taylor Swift Shares Her Feelings About Feminism

Taylor Swift has been accused of being a feminist since the early days of her career, but has often denied it. Many people thought that her music was a reflection of her feelings on the topic, but Swift said that…

Anna Kendrick Wins SNL With Dong Song

It’s no surprise that Anna Kendrick provided a much needed breath of fresh hilarity to Saturday Night Live last night. In anticipation of her hosting gig, I may or may not have recently (re-re-re) watched Pitch Perfect, a film many…