Helen Fernandez

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meet the news journalists changing how we see the world

We feel greedy taking their time, these fearless young journalists who actually say the things that need to be said, on massive global platforms where everybody can see them. In an age of trolling, hate-mail, death threats and Charlie Hebdo, a byline...<p><b>Julia Macfarlane, 25, BBC broadcast</b> …

Watch Kerry Washington's emotional speech on equal rights

Kerry Washington brought the crowd at the GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Media awards to its feet, whooping and cheering, after …

Sasha Spielberg (Daughter of Steven) Has Made Snapchat History

She and friend/collaborator Emily Goldwyn talk new series Literally Can't Even.<p>Sasha Spielberg (daughter of Steven) and Emily Goldwyn (granddaughter of Samuel) first struck up a friendship when they were just six years old. Now, nearly twenty years later, the life-long pals and newfound writing …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

Lena Dunham and Hamish Bowles star in "Cover Girl"

How do you prepare for your very first <i>Vogue</i> cover shoot? In our original short, directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, Lena Dunham gets a lesson from Hamish Bowles—with a special assist from supermodels past and present. Produced by Supermarché, in association with Moxie Pictures.<p>Released on …

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The 76 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like ASOS and Zara without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive …

President Obama Is Getting Serious About Stopping Rape on College Campuses

How President Obama is stepping in to protect you on your college campus.<p>No one in America is more at risk of being raped or assaulted than college women. So says a new report from the White House Council on Women and Girls titled "Rape and Sexual Assault: A Renewed Call to Action."<p>Accompanying the …

23 Questions Every Twentysomething Asks Herself Once

Should I get a dog and straight-across bangs and move to Austin and go to grad school and cut out carbs and HELP ME. This story originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Can I drink the same day I take Plan B?</b> No. You can't.<p><b>2. Should I get a job teaching English in China and totally just move to</b> …

Cosmo Editors Discuss Lena Dunham's Retouching in Vogue