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Curious about the ancient practice of Ayurveda? Here are 10 ways in can bring balance into your life.<p>Try incorporating these 9 healthy habits into …

Yoga

These 10 Women Are Getting It Done in Washington

In the nation's capital, men may head every branch of the federal government—but increasingly, it's women who are stepping up, taking charge, and getting things done.<p>In the nation's capital, men may head every branch of the federal government—but increasingly, it's women who are stepping up, taking …

Hillary Clinton

Cost of Organic Food - Consumer Reports

<b>Table 1</b><p><b>Amazon Fresh</b><p><b>Fresh Direct</b><p><b>Harris Teeter</b><p><b>Peapod</b><p><b>Apples (lb.)</b><p><b>Regular</b><p>$1.66<p>$1.66<p>$1.66<p>$1.66<p><b>Organic</b><p>$2.00<p>$2.66<p>$2.33<p>$2.00<p><b>%</b> …

100 reasons we need International Women's Day in 2015

International Women's Day is on Sunday (March 8), which apparently means it's the start of "What about the men?" season.<p>Not convinced? Check the …

Feminism

Feminist Quotes From Famous Actresses Lena Dunham, Emma Watson, Mindy Kaling

I have a confession: It was hard to narrow this list down to 10 quotes, because there are so many cool, powerful women using their voices to speak out for equality. And that's great news, considering March is Women's History Month. Here is a roundup of Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest posts …

How #FreeTheNipple Became the Celebrity Cause of 2014

Photo: Getty Images<p>Back in June, we made a daring proclamation: 2014 is the Year of the Nipple. And while the vadjacent has already made a play for 2015 and the butt put up a good fight—from Nicki Minaj's tush to Kim Kardashian's oil-slathered, cover-starring behind—the nipple reigned supreme. …

Nicki Minaj

Here's a Trailer for the New, Miley-Approved #FreeTheNipple Movie

#FreeTheNipple isn't just for Instagram protests anymore. The campaign is now the subject of a new movie, due in theaters and on demand December 12. First-time director Lina Esco made the movie on a shoestring budget and reportedly had to dodge police to get the topless shots on the streets of …

This Ice Cream Startup Is Making Organic Versions of Ben & Jerry's Flavors | Inc.com

“You could say it’s complimentary, you could say it’s a shot across the bow. It’s really up to the beholder,” Three Twins founder Neal Gottlieb said Thursday.<p>His company’s newest ice creams are the rather innocuously named Banana Nut Confetti and Cherry Chocolate Chunk. But in case you miss any …

Be on the same team as LeBron James!: Sheryl Sandberg’s hollow Lean In Together feminism

<b>Sheryl Sandberg (AP/Eric Risberg)</b><p>#LeanInTogether’s feel-good message distracts from the real struggle for equality and justice for all women<p>Julia Carrie Wong<p>March 5, 2015 11:58pm (UTC)<p>Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In campaign is back in the news today, with a shiny new Web campaign called #LeanInTogether …

Lean In Together: Beyoncé, Hugh Jackman and More Join Sheryl Sandberg's Gender Equality Movement

Sheryl Sandberg‘s hot-selling feminist manifesto <i>Lean In</i> encouraged women everywhere to embrace work, will and leadership. But now, the author has …

Feminism's oppression obsession undermines women

Poor Patricia Arquette. No doubt she thought that by sticking up for wage equality for women during her Oscars acceptance speech, she'd become a …

Coaj Corner: Let's Be Equals Part 1 (The Issue Of Feminism)

Let me break it down, feminism is literally the war against women being relegated to certain duties, roles or positions because of their sex.<br>In all …

Women Making Film is a Radical Act

Dortmund Film Festival’s annual symposium about women in the film industry’s entitled “Get NetWorked Up” was a successful and inspiring meeting. …

Why Men and Women Should Be Cheering on Rachel Reeves

It's been forty years since the Sex Discrimination Act was passed in the United Kingdom, but this week it seems as though equality laws have passed …

Gender equality demonstration held at NUI Galway

Demonstration supported by Micheline Sheehy Skeffington, who won an equality case against the university<p>Wed, Feb 25, 2015, 17:53 Updated: Wed, Feb …

Demonstration

Why we need new allies for gender equality

One of the key defining challenges for us in 2015 is going to be to secure and leverage game-changing partnerships. The United Nations traditionally …

United Nations

How Gender Equality On U.S. Boards Compares To The Rest Of The World

The best place for women on boards? Norway. The worst? Japan. A look at what countries around the world are doing to close the gap.<p>A new study from nonprofit research organization Catalyst visualizes the disparity of genders on S&P 500 company boards around the world.<p>Women hold 35.5% of the seats …

Sheryl Sandberg Joins Global Women Leaders in Tech to Demand Gender Equality

"No industry or country can reach its full potential until women reach their full potential. This is especially true of science and technology, where women with a surplus of talent still face a deficit of opportunity," says Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook and founder of …

New York Times editorial board takes a bold stand for reproductive rights

<b>(Reuters/Brendan Mcdermid)</b><p>“The ability of women to control their reproductive lives is essential for their health, careers and equality”<p>Jenny Kutner<p>January 20, 2015 3:15pm (UTC)<p>Congress is set to vote on its first big piece of anti-choice legislation this week -- the misleadingly named Pain-Capable …

Empowering girls in the worst countries for gender equality

The World Economic Forum’s <i>Global Gender Gap Report 2014</i> showed us which countries continue to make strides towards ending gender inequality. Iceland, …

Gender

Rosario Perez Explains Why Economic Gender Equality Is So Important

Rosario Perez, chief executive officer of the women's development organization Pro Mujer, spoke to HuffPost Live at Davos about the importance of economic gender equality.<p>Perez said the issue is important "for productivity, economic development, health care, you name it." Perez also said economic …

Not OK: Asking a pro female tennis player to "twirl"

The gender equality rule of thumb is simple: if you would NEVER IN A MILLION YEARS ask a man in a professional situation to do something, chances are …

Women's Sports

Emma Watson at Davos: 'Women need to be equal participants'

Actor Emma Watson took her gender equality campaign to Davos on Friday when she told politicians and business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland that she wanted governments, universities and companies to join her new initiative.<p>Appearing in her capacity as a goodwill ambassador for …

Feminism

Emma Watson At UN Women #HeForShe Launch: 'Women Share This Planet And They Are Underrepresented'

Emma Watson caused a tidal wave when she announced her UN Women campaign #HeForShe in October.<p>For the first time, a major celebrity vocalised on a …

MoolaHoop launches crowdfunding platform dedicated to women entrepreneurs

Despite the fact that women own 10.6 million businesses in the U.S. and represent 35 percent of startup business owners, they receive a piddling 4.2% of venture capital funding. This means women-owned companies tend to be smaller and grow more slowly than companies owned by men. MoolaHoop launched …