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Writing My Way Out of My Hometown
I'm sick of working from my mother's dark-brown couch — I'm dreaming of Los Angeles.
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Why I'm Standing Up for Latina Equal Pay Day
We deserve better than tired stereotypes and political underrepresentation.
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The Gender Pay Gap Happened to Me. Now What?
I spent ten years at The Wall Street Journal, and I was paid less than someone else for the same job.
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How I Became a Background Dancer
Why the promise of appearing on TV awakened a deep-seated want.
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Why I'm Snitching on Hollywood Sexism
In the writers room, I was told my gender was a distraction. I kept quiet for years.
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An Expert Tells You How to Turn Your Career Challenges Into Opportunities
Cali Williams Yost, founder and CEO of the Flex+Strategy Group, on how extraordinary women can make pivots in their work and life.
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How I Found Sisterhood in an Industry With Few Women
Being a black female programmer can be lonely. Here's how I found mentors who became so much more.
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How I Built a Community From an Idea I Found on a T-Shirt
The founder of Well-Read Black Girl on what it takes to start a movement of book lovers and still have a full-time job.
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Why I Decided to Do Nothing With My Art Degree Except Complain About It
On navigating my art school debt hole.
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Amber Tamblyn On Female Intuition in Hollywood
The actress, writer, and director learns to listen to her gut after years of being told she's wrong.
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What It's Like to be a Female Butcher
On the disgust and respect that comes with butchery.
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Smash It Up and Start Again
How a car crash sparked a creative epiphany.
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Student Evaluation
On the destructive presence of a hyper-aggressive male student.
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Using Our Authentic Voices
Leaning in to who you are and harnessing your political power, now more than ever.
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In the Company of Women
An excerpt from In the Company of Women.
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Gigi Hadid Will Not Accept Street Harassment, and Neither Should You
The supermodel talks to Lena Dunham about her attack by a stranger outside a Milan fashion show.
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Changing Silicon Valley Entrepreneurship Culture from the Inside Out
On redefining what we see as a Silicon Valley CEO.
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Screw Mastery
On starting out in a new field in your 40s.
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The Biggest Mistake I Made At Work: Sarah McCarry
An abortion doula is forced to check her preconceptions.
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Why I Chose a "Small Play" over the Big Screen
Lupita Nyong'o on the power of being a part of Eclipsed.
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