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    How Successful Women Start Their Day

    Mornings play a heavy role in our day to day lives. It can mean the difference between a super-productive work day, and a painfully sluggish one. For some, a few rounds of snoozing and a strong cup of coffee is the only way to go; for others, it’s all about rising at dawn and hitting the gym before work.’ Payal […]

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    Underwear Model Speaks On Power of Image

    Image Is Powerful, Image Is Superficial Cameron Russell is tall, pretty and an underwear model. But she is here to speak up on a topic that almost makes her seem hypocritical. In this fearless talk, she takes a wry look at the industry that had her looking highly seductive at barely 16 years old. TED

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    Model Becomes Lead Advocate For Other Models

    In just a few years, Sara Ziff’s not-for-profit labor organization has made major strides for model rights. In 2012, model Sara Ziff started making headlines for an organization she’d started called the Model Alliance, which aimed to serve as a sort of union for working models. Having much experience in modeling, eventually found herself wanting to to take a step […]

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    Angelina Jolie Urges The UN To Help Syrian Lives

    Angelina Jolie called for immediate action to help people in Syria in an address to the U.N. Security Council. “We are failing to save lives in Syria,” The numbers are extremely terrifying. According to the U.N. , an estimate of about 3.8 million people have fled Syria and 7.6 million others have been displaced in […]

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    Why This Woman Celebrates Her Herpes Anniversary

    Writer Ella Dawson opened up about the “tidal wave of shame” she felt when she first found out she had genital herpes. Through the support of her family and friends, she’s gained the strength to speak out and combat the stigma of the sexually transmitted infections. Dawson was diagnosed two years ago, her “first instinct was […]

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    About The Attorney Who Charged Baltimore Officers For Freddie Gray Death

    Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced charges against six police officers implicated in the death of a 25-year-old black Baltimore resident named Freddie Gray. Her professional handling of the high-profile case has set the standard for her to become a political powerhouse. The powerful statements she made at the press conference to announce charges caused a […]

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    Fearless Afghan Girls Are Defying Social Laws

    Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich created the non-profit Skateistan in 2007. This originally was a grassroots project thought to connect youth and education through skateboarding in Afghanistan. The organization caught the attention of photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson and inspired her to visit the program in Kabul in 2012. In Afghanistan, skateboarding has become the number one sport for women. They are forbidden […]

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    What Makes A Successful Video by Refinery29’s Head Of Video

    Refinery29’s Head of Video, Amy Emmerich wants to bring a whole new level of sophistication to the fashion, beauty and lifestyle channel. Her resume is one to not be taken lightly. She has experience at Scripps Networks and Vice under her belt, and has had steep involvement in developing the original Anthony Bourdain vehicle during […]