#Representation

  • Article: 6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight
    Girls & Women

    6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 4, 2019

    Serena Williams encouraged women to recognize their inherent power. Read more

  • Article: Jared Polis Becomes First Openly Gay Candidate for Governor to Be Elected in US
    Citizenship

    Jared Polis Becomes First Openly Gay Candidate for Governor to Be Elected in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2018

    “We proved that we’re an inclusive state that values every contribution.” Read more

  • Article: Little Girl Who Went Viral for Loving Michelle Obama Dressed Up as Her Hero for Halloween
    Citizenship

    Little Girl Who Went Viral for Loving Michelle Obama Dressed Up as Her Hero for Halloween

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 2, 2018

    Parker Curry’s jaw dropped when seeing Obama’s portrait at the National Portrait Gallery. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Women Are Using Dolls to Help African Girls Love Their Own Look
    Girls & Women

    These 2 Women Are Using Dolls to Help African Girls Love Their Own Look

    By Thato Mahlangu|Oct. 23, 2018

    Khulile Vilakazi-Ofosu’s 3-year-old daughter wanted long, blonde hair. Read more

  • Article: This Activity Book Teaches African Children About Themselves, Their History, and Their Reality
    Education

    This Activity Book Teaches African Children About Themselves, Their History, and Their Reality

    By Mbali Kgame|Oct. 11, 2018

    South African entrepreneur Khulani Sikhosana wants to use equal representation to drive change. Read more

  • Article: Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories
    Girls & Women

    Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018|P&G

    “It’s not just the art that’s being made, it’s how it’s being made.” Read more

  • Article: This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities
    Citizenship

    This Model Is Shattering Stereotypes About Womanhood and Disabilities

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018|P&G

    “I’m the author, I’m the director, I’m the screenwriter of my own life,” Jillian Mercado said. Read more

  • Article: 'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story
    OpinionCitizenship

    'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 24, 2018

    Some have criticized the film's focus on wealthy Chinese Singaporeans. Here's what you should know. Read more