Month: October 2017

Sahar Speaks: Amie And Lesley Ferris Bring An International Voice Of Afghan Woman

Throughout more than 5 years Amie Ferris-Rotman and Lesley Ferris, her mother, work on freedom of expression. In 2015 daughter launched a project "Sahar Speaks", which aimed at advancing opportunities for Afghan female journalists.

/ October 29, 2017

The Brave Song For Freedom: How Aryana Sayeed Became a Female Singer In Islamic Country

Most of us can hardly take on the role of a resident of the less-developed country, full of internal conflicts and instability. Sometimes it seems like nobody will hear the voice crying out in the wilderness. This is a story about Aryana Sayeed whose beautiful voice...

/ October 29, 2017

Nail Transphobia: Free Manicure To Change The World

Statistics says the transgender homicide rate keeps growing in recent years. Charlie Craggs the transgender woman from the UK decided to change the current situation for the good and launched the project "Nail Transphobia".

/ October 29, 2017

8 Female Directors Who Change Our Picture Of The Day

The statistics show that prejudice on women filmmakers proves itself: a number of female film graduates is equal to male but only 5% women work in Hollywood as film directors. These eight women managed to crush the wall and prove others that they deserve admiration.

/ October 12, 2017

Carolina Arantes: Disclosing The First Generation Of Afro-French Woman

What are the toughest issues, which immigrants and their kids are facing after moving to another country? Carolina Arantes, a Brazilian independent photographer tries to illustrate this question with her project about the first generation of Afro-French woman living in Paris.

/ October 11, 2017

Pink Power: Yulia Vanifatieva As A Reflection Of Russian Feminine Street Art

An interview with Yulia Vanifatieva, who is telling about the basis and development of "Pink Power", the projects which are included in the concept, and different work experience in Russia and USA.

/ October 10, 2017

My Pure Land: How Girl With A Gun Gives Lesson On Feminism

My Pure Land is a Pakistani feminist Western shooting two teenage girls and their mother fighting off the bandit army for their home defence sake. This based-on-a-true-story film gives one a proper lesson in feminism: how the situation of lawlessness made young girls learn to shoot...

/ October 9, 2017

8 Contemporary LGBT Artists You Wanted To Know About

LGBT artists like Andy Warhol, Janis Joplin and Morrisey are objects of tense discussions in terms of contemporary art. However, their bright personalities cast gloom on underrecognized gay artists who also form up modern culture. These eight featured artists deserve to be known.

/ October 7, 2017

Wafia Al-Rikabi: “We’re Human And I Think That’s Worth Celebrating”

Wafia Al-Rikabi was born in Netherland in Arab and Dutch family and now based in Australia. She escaped from Syrian Refugee Crisis and had globalized upbringing, all of this help create her outstanding music style.

/ October 5, 2017