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Woman Crush Wednesday
Join us every Wednesday for our weekly roundup of badass women in the news.
In This Series:
After all our crushin’, we’re crushed out
While you -- and we -- are likely very sad to see Madeleine and our weekly dose of girl crushin' go, fear not!
When there’s nothing left to burn, you have to chill
If the world's going to fall apart, you might as well accomplish everything that you want to.
Ladies, sometimes it’s OK to have your burger and eat it, too
This Hump Day, go ahead and treat yo self with our crushes of the week.
It’s halfway through 2015. Need some inspiration for those New Year’s resolutions?
Beat the heat with these chill ladies.
Celebrate Independence Day with these rad women (and popsicles)
There's no better conversation starter than the sick things that women are doing in all the many green spheres that we love.
Wage gap got you down? Get that money, honey
This Woman Crush Wednesday, we're talkin' ladies in STEM, the Equal Rights Amendment, and bees.
Meet the distractingly sexy women of science who just won the internet
Some are shoulder-deep in cow rectums, and we're crushin' on 'em!
Hey, girl: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday!
This week's #WCW goes out to everyone who's been fed up with big-mouthed nightmare dudes ever since the weather got a little warmer.
Happy Hump Day! It’s time to stop hating on women in tech
Here's a shout-out to some of the women -- both IRL and fictional! -- making strides in tech, startup, and video game culture.
It’s Woman Crush Wednesday! Let’s celebrate our new college grads
This Woman Crush Wednesday, we bring you ladies running everything from climate cash to computer science.
This Woman Crush Wednesday, don’t be too hard on your bad self
This Woman Crush Wednesday, we have a little reminder for all the ladies out there: You don't have to kill yourself to kill it.
An attorney general, gene-editing biochemist, and a child-free farmer: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week's roundup of badass women in the news also includes the woman behind the first certified organic restaurant in the country.
Jane Goodall, Barbie, and a comedian after contraception: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
Our weekly roundup of badass women in the news also includes an activist who's finally making hospital food tasty and locally sourced.
Emma Thompson, an ant biologist, and a bodega documentarian: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday!
Need a bit more pep in that step? Give yourself a little break and check out our weekly roundup of badass women.
Earth Day doesn’t suck this year, thanks to Woman Crush Wednesday
This week's roundup comes alongside two green holidays, depending on what (or how) you like to celebrate.
A Thai activist, reformed investment banker, and feminist beer: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week, our roundup of badass women in the news also includes a marine scientist building a coral sperm bank and a Detroit public schools worker.
A bishop, a sex-ed trailblazer, and the Notorious RBG herself: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week, our roundup of badass women in the news also includes an Afrofuturist hip-hop duo and fearless South Korean seafood divers.
A pop music icon, a safe sex advocate, and a Navy veteran-turned-farmer: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week, our roundup of badass women in the news also includes a group of young Girl Scouts and a jewelry-making gynecologist.
A teen activist, a fearless taxi driver, & more: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week, our roundup of badass women in the news also includes a Harvard MBA and some tech rabble-rousers.
Physics geniuses, Mexican rappers, LEGO Supreme Court: It’s Woman Crush Wednesday
This week, our roundup of badass women in the news also includes a controversial filmmaker and power-playing politicos.
We’re taking over Woman Crush Wednesday
Welcome to Grist’s own Woman Crush Wednesday, our weekly roundup of badass women in the news.