I don't know if it's just me but it seems like there is an extra bit of sexism and body-shaming towards women in the media lately. It breaks my heart. Thank goodness for women who are using their strength and authenticity to put a kibosh on all that garbage. Here are a few links to some amazing ladies taking a stand against some of the many ignorant and harmful things being said as of late:
Venus and Serena, always strong, always admirable. Screw the Haters.
Then there's this garbage, which is exactly the reason I loathe going places alone in the city.
To balance the not-so-great circumstances behind the remarks in the links above, here are a few links to some good girl power articles:
Jane Goodall, OG.
I'm adding a whole heap of books to my Christmas list by women who rock. I know I'm a little behind on some of them. Bossypants is a great example--how have I not read that yet!? I've got my work cut out for me but it'll be worth it. I need a break from all the marketing books I've been reading lately for a good dose of girl powahhh. Have any other good suggestions? It's not very extensive, but feel like this is a pretty good start: