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I’m learning to be fiercely gentle, like Pippi Longstocking

When did being gentle become weak and boring? With our world's stay-tough mentality, we've forgotten something fierce about this little word.

American Girl releases 18″ Boy doll … but are late to the party

Other brands, like My Sibling, have been making dolls of both genders for over a decade.

Why you should watch ‘The Bachelor’ with the sound turned off

If you think watching "The Bachelor" is just harmless fun, try this sociology experiment at home.

How to overcome your inner body-shamer

Never leave the house without make-up? Always wear cover-ups at the beach? Your inner critic is holding you back.

Biggest, brightest Twitter moments of 2016

We've had a lot of ups and downs on social media in the last year, but here are the top ten that made us smile.

Remembering Carrie Fisher as ‘pretty’ is anti-woman? Seriously?

Our culture—as it so often does—now seems to be wildly overcorrecting.

30 most popular ‘For Her’ stories of 2016

These articles show what was really important to us as women over the past year.

Does Christmas classic ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ need a remake?

An updated version of the 1940s Christmas song has the Internet in a tizzy about sexual misconduct and consent.

Saying ‘enough’ to hypersexualized Halloween costumes

"We shouldn't encourage costume companies that offer a one-size-fits-all prescription for what Halloween playfulness should look like.”

Mr. Jennifer Aniston’s secrets to a healthy relationship

Justin Theroux is a successful star in his own right, but he doesn't seem to mind standing in the shadow of his famous wife.

What’s in, what’s out: marital bliss, meerkats, & ‘This is us’

Can’t keep up with what’s in fashion? Check out our handy chart of what’s trending and what’s totally passé.

Pornography: the destruction of women’s bodies & souls (VIDEO)

Elizabeth Smart was recently in the news to speak out against pornography and the role it played in her rape. Lisa Thompson of the National…

What’s in, what’s out: Brangelina, ‘Pitch,’ & pythons as the stuff of nightmares

Can’t keep up with what’s in fashion? Check out our handy chart of what’s trending…

Girls’ Life: how can we change the newsstand for the next generation of women?

Amy Schumer and Blake Lively called out Girls' Life for its sexist cover, and reignited a conversation about what the…

‘The Exorcist’: this fall’s scariest new show might also be its most religious

Fox's new series, The Exorcist" premiering tonight and based on the famous 1973 movie by the same name, is not…