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How Do You Make Your Voice Heard?

We all have our own ways of standing up for what we believe in. Some of us pound the pavement, canvassing for political causes. Others pen impassioned essays, inspiring others to look at something a little differently. But when it comes to your own p…
By Arielle Dachille

Lin-Manuel Miranda Looks Forward On 'Game Changers' Special

At this point, it feels like everyone knows the basics of the story behind Hamilton: Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and former star of the musical, took a big historical biography on vacation and came back with an idea for a mixtape that would, year…
By Kayla Hawkins & Kayla Hawkins

'Good Girls Revolt' Shows A Super Sexist Workplace

For all you feminists out there, Amazon's new series Good Girls Revolt is an inspiring story about women standing up against the patriarchy to defend gender equality in the workplace. Yet, there will also be times where you find yourself supremely f…
By Caitlin Gallagher

I Didn't Vote — And Yes, I Regret It

I belong to America's left-wing, East Coast, hyper-educated voting bloc. I am a vehemently liberal Caucasian millennial with multiple degrees. I am Catholic by upbringing but an agnostic/omnist by inclination. An overwhelming percentage of my closest…
By Olivia Waring

What To Tell Young Girls After This Election

None of my nieces are quite old enough to have political discussions with me, and I’m actually kind of grateful for that right about now. The fact that their parents and grandparents voted for President-elect Donald Trump would make having any post-e…
By Elizabeth Enochs

Kat Von D Speaks Up About Being Vegan

When you think of Kat Von D, you probably think: tattoos, star of the reality show LA Ink , badass winged eyeliner game. It's less likely you think "vegan activist" — but that's exactly what Von D also is. Not only did she recently take her makeup li…
By Rachel Krantz

I Owe The Women Of 'Good Girls Revolt' A Thank You

When I was a freshman in college, I picked up a copy of the campus newspaper, looked at the editor-in-chief's name on the masthead, and told my roommate, "Someday, that's going to be me." Two years later, it was. I never doubted that my drive and pas…
By Martha Sorren

Finn In 'Good Girls Revolt' Pulls From Reality

Every good story needs an antagonist. In Good Girls Revolt , the new Amazon original series based on Lynn Povich's book of the same name, that antagonist is the magazine's editor Finn Woodhouse. Played by Silicon Valley's Chris Diamantopoulos, Finn i…
By Andrea Towers

Nora Ephron's Power Thrives In 'Good Girls Revolt'

In Amazon's new original series, Good Girls Revolt, women are not allowed to have bylines at their magazine. In today's culture, this is something that seems shocking. But, back in 1970, the struggle was real. Based on Lynn Povich's non-fiction book …
By Andrea Towers
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How Do You Make Your Voice Heard?

We all have our own ways of standing up for what we believe in. Some of us pound the pavement, canvassing for political causes. Others pen impassioned essays, inspiring others to look at something a little differently. But when it comes to your own p…
By Arielle Dachille

'Good Girls Revolt' Could Keep Fighting For Women

You can only push a person too far before he or she will take action, and that’s what’s happened on Amazon’s new show Good Girls Revolt. Based on Lynn Povich’s book, The Good Girls Revolt , the series follows a group of female Newsweek (called News …
By Lindsay Denninger

'Good Girls Revolt' Is Filled With Truth

Amazon Studios new TV series Good Girls Revolt seems to be the answer to the questions Mad Men left fans with. The retro workplace series commences in 1969 and is based on the women of Newsweek magazine’s real lawsuit for equality in the office. Bust…
By Caroline Gerdes

Jane From 'Good Girls Revolt' Has Real Inspiration

Amazon's highly-anticipated new series Good Girls Revolt premieres on Friday and it takes viewers back to 1969, when life for women in the workplace was different — yet similar — to how it is today. Pitch Perfect star Anna Camp plays Jane Hollander, …
By Mallory Carra

The 'Good Girls Revolt' Is A Real Feminist Triumph

Amazon is at the forefront of the future of television, and it's using its position to go back in time and look at the state of the magazine industry in the 1960s. Good Girls Revolt, a successful show from Amazon's Pilot Season program, follows the f…
By Jack O'Keeffe

This 'Good Girls Revolt' Role Is Real, Sort Of

You know that saying “well-behaved women rarely make history?” I think the cast and crew of Good Girls Revolt must have had that written on the walls of their trailers when filming, because there is a whole lot of girl power on that show, and it’s no…
By Lindsay Denninger

Hunter Parrish Shines In 'Good Girls Revolt'

Imagine a paper that almost only ran articles with men in the byline. You won't have to stretch your imagination very far: The paper was Newsweek, prior to a gender discrimination law suit in 1970. This suit, and the issues and moments that led to it…
By Kaitlin Reilly

The 'Good Girls Revolt' Magazine History Is True

Amazon Studios' new TV series Good Girls Revolt follows a group of young women struggling to beat the sexism of the journalism industry in the late 1960s. And, while most of the characters on the series are original creations, is the outlet where the…
By Kayla Hawkins

A 'Newsweek' Lawsuit Inspired 'Good Girls Revolt'

We no longer have Mad Men to address the rampant workplace discrimination of the 1960s, but don't despair — Amazon Studios' new series Good Girls Revolt tackles the issue head-on and makes the topic its central focus. The series, which begins stream…
By Caitlin Flynn

The 'Good Girls Revolt' Cast Is Filled With Talent

If you liked Mad Men for the style, the music, and all around '60s atmosphere but you thought it could do with a little more female empowerment, then you should seriously check out Good Girls Revolt. Amazon's new series hits Oct. 28 and is a dramatiz…
By Alaina Urquhart-White

Eleanor Norton Made 'Good Girls Revolt' Possible

On the day that Bustle talks to Good Girls Revolt star Joy Bryant, the actor is putting the final touches on her next tattoo idea. "I want get 'veni, vidi, vici,'" Bryant says. "And it’s funny, because someone reminded me it was one of Ja Rule's albu…
By Sage Young

'Good Girls Revolt' Tells Nora Ephron's Story

In the pilot episode of Amazon's Good Girls Revolt , the character Nora Ephron says "I don't joke about writing or cooking." For those who know the Oscar-nominated writer/director's films and novels, that's almost too perfect. How accurate is the Nor…
By Leah Thomas