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Girls Can’t Rock?!

My name is Rose Cora Perry and I’m a female rock musician. Saying that almost sounds like I should join a “support group”. Yes, it may be 2016 but you’d be astonished by how male dominated and sexist the music industry remains. From the way sound people address you as “honey” or “sweetheart” to how…

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POLLY – an all-female feminist short film made by women for women!

I’m Cassiah, an award-nominated female writer/director. After graduating with 1st Class Hons BA Drama and Theatre Arts from the University of Birmingham I began my career working for Gurinder Chadha OBE (who directed Bend It Like Beckham) and I recently had my award-nominated play Under My Thumb debut to sellout audiences at Greenwich Theatre. I’m…

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Menu’s, Munitions and Keeping the Peace

Pen and Sword Books is a Barnsley based historical publisher and one of the UK’s leading military history publishers. Today, we’re happy to let you know that we have a brand new, it’s book coming soon and we think you’re going to love it… Menu’s, Munitions and Keeping the Peace by Avalon Weston: When Gabrielle…

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I wasn’t allowed on my school’s lacrosse team!!

I’ve been playing lacrosse since I was about 3 years old, and I’ve loved it ever since. When I got to a high school that had a lacrosse team, I went to try out, but they wouldn’t let me join the team. It made no sense to me, because if they were going to let…

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Firefighter Girl

Who Says You Can’t Do It?

As a high school senior, I know what I want to do and that’s be a firefighter. My father is somewhat okay with the idea, but just warns me to not get over my head, which I don’t, but its my mother that I’m worried about. She has told me “you’re not getting involved with…

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Schoolgirls Mastermind Palestine’s First Not-For-Profit Vegan Cafeteria to Open in Jerusalem University

A group of Palestinian schoolgirls have embarked on an ambitious project to establish the very first not-for-profit, vegan cafeteria in Palestine. The girls are participants in the “Youth for Change” programme; a scheme which empowers young people to make positive changes for animals and the environment in their local community. The profits from the cafeteria,…

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Raven

Fire Breathing Dragon

I am a singer/songwriter and passionate entrepreneur from Belgium and I would like to share my new music video with you called “Fire Breathing Dragon”: https://youtu.be/J4jQPJFS6sE I wrote Fire Breathing Dragon after a devastating break-up that turned out to be my escape into the life I wanted to lead. I had been held back for…

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NAKED: I’m Going Naked For The Sake of Beauty and Humanity!

Hi, I trust all is well. Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to read my email. My name is Jenny Arzola and just like you, my life mission is to inspire others. I would love your feedback on a short film I recently wrote, produced, directed and acted on for my…

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motorcycle girl bag

Motorcycling

I have been riding motorcycles since I was 8 years old and this was only due to my own stubbornness. My little brother, then 5 years old, was bought a 50cc twist and go, and feeling like I was missing out, I sulked until I was allowed to have a go. I guess it was…

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Ultimate, Single, Sexy Female Traveler is Out and About!

Warning: The Ultimate, Single, Sexy Female Traveler is Out and About!

Nothing tests your sense of style like long haul trips, does it? Unless you travel first class each time, chances are you could be absolutely miserable when you emerge from a 14-hour trip half-way across the world. Probably also dehydrated, cranky, with your biological clock upset, your feet swollen, and the tummy a tad bloated.…

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olivia and missamerica

I Can’t Compete Because I’m Too Fat?

How Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Olivia McMillan Challenged the Stereotypes and Succeeded I Can’t Compete Because I’m Too Fat? Submitted by: Olivia McMillan, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2014 When I entered and won my first local pageant, I was thrilled. At the same time friends and family were congratulating me, others thought I was too…

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Benjamin Cooper

The post Facebook didn’t want you to see

Last week I shared a post from Benjamin Cooper on the Girls Can’t WHAT? Facebook page. It was an incredible rant about how he was helping his girlfriend clean out her closet and he decided to try on one of her shirts labeled as an XL. Here’s what he said (the clean version): So I’m…

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