Niamhis a young woman herself and she has made it her purpose in life to help others like her to find their voice, goals and worth in a world in which seems like there is one way only to be successful.
We can't agree more with the idea of women following their passions, being fulfilled personally and professionally and redefining what success is for them.
Allyship: A lifelong process of building relationships based on trust, consistency, and accountability with marginalized individuals and/or groups of people. not self-defined—work and efforts must be recognized by those you are seeking to ally with.
Today we are interviewing Hannah Wilson, Tedx Speaker, Co-Founder of #WomenEd, Founder of #DiverseEd and LeaninGirlsUk andCo-Host of the #FastForwardDiversityInclusion webcast...and that is just in her free time!
Chandana Hiram shares her views on being a dark-skin woman in India. Her reflections on the power of media and why she decided to do something about it. Her petition in change.org asking the company "fair and lovely" owned by unilever to change her name and strategy is making a massive impact.
We interview Chandana Hiram, the young woman behind the petition that has put the brand "fair and lovely" owned by Unilever in a very uncomfortable position. With over 33 thousand signatures so far she is demanding a less racist approach to beauty in India.
I think it is fair to ask ourselves how we expect girls to not fall into that trap when we constantly praise them for their physical appearance. How can we expect them to believe us when we say that "what really matters is what's on the inside" when they are bombarded by unrealistic beauty expectations and surrounded by adults talking about dieting, calories and sizes?
When we created The Feminist Shop, our main focus was to celebrate what we have in common rather than focus on our differences. And we stand by it. We can't insult each other on the name of feminism, we owe better to a movement that is about fairness.
If you go to Amanda's Instagram feed you will get your daily dose of colour, fun and optimism. Somehow she has managed to bottle the best of the summer vibes! So we were over the moon when she accepted to do our July collection.
Today we are interviewing Carlotta Gamondo, whose design got so many compliments that despise not winning we couldn't stop ourselves from printing it! Outspoken and loud words to wear unapologetically!
Today we interview Ana Sampson, poetry anthologist, books publicist, feminist and passionate about women's voices. Read to find out more about her feminism and her book "She is Fierce" a big favourite of the website.