Raise your hand if @dakotafanning’s 🔥 red lip is making you wish the holiday season lasted all. year. long. 🙋♀️🙋♀️🙋♀️ photo credit: @emmanmontalvan
In 2017, just 11 percent of the directors of hollywood’s top-grossing films are women. in an attempt to help close that gender gap, we partnered with girlgaze to launch the #newview film competition—providing young female filmmakers with the thing they most want: the chance to work. click the #linkinbio to meet our five winners and watch their films.
"i never imagined that my first day at glamour would include being asked if i was interested in learning to pole dance—on video. but that’s exactly what happened." tap the #linkinbio to see what happens when @azaxdeh, an editor at glamour, learns how to pole dance in 30 days. 💃💃💃
In august 2017, when taylor swift testified against dj david mueller—who had groped her a*s during a public event—she was asked if she felt guilty for being the reason why mueller lost his job. swift replied: “i’m not going to let you or your client make me feel in any way that this is my fault.” in her time magazine person of the year interview, swift is once again reiterating that advice for all survivors: it’s never your fault. tap the #linkinbio to read more from her interview.
"as a twenty-first-century person who grew up in a household where no one was held back because of their gender, i didn’t get what the fuss was at first. the reaction to rey was so insane that it shocked me. i was like, “of course a female character should be doing whatever she wants.” but then people were coming up to me and saying, “my kid has never had anything to dress up as.” i was like, “oh!” if i can be in something that makes a girl or boy think, sure, i can fight a big baddie and win—that’s amazing.... there is a sense of responsibility there." star wars’ daisy ridley opens up about the importance of strong females characters and honoring the role of rey. click the #linkinbio to read her full interview in our january issue!
62 years ago today, rosa parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white man. her courageous act got her arrested but became a watershed moment for the civil rights movement. today, governor andrew cuomo has declared december 1 as #rosaparksday in the state of new york.
Prepare to love #meghanmarkle even more. in 2015, our favorite soon-to-be royal gave an empowering speech at @unwomen in which she encouraged all women to speak up. tap the #linkinbio to watch the full speech.