The time has come, my fellow Tough Cookies! On this day of reflection and rebirth from what has passed into what is to come, we here at Tough Cookie Says want … Continue Reading Happy New Year… And New You!
In today’s growing global political climate and all the recent reports surfacing around sexual harassment, particularly in the entertainment industry, it’s more important than ever that we see strong women … Continue Reading Why We Need More Strong Female Film Roles
However you voted in the 2016 US Presidential Election, you gotta hand it to Hillary Rodham Clinton for being the first woman to make such a huge play for the … Continue Reading Women’s Rights are Human Rights are Clinton’s Rights
Disney is planning a live-action musical version of their classic tale “Beauty and the Beast”. And it’s bound to be quite a beauty of a film, given who they’ve cast … Continue Reading A Real Live Beauty: Emma Watson and the Beast
CBS is throwing their hat into the superhero ring, with their own hourlong drama TV show centered around none other than SuperGirl herself – one of the only iconic female superhero … Continue Reading It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s Melissa Benoist from Glee!
*UPDATE: After MacLaren’s departure from the Wonder Woman film due to “creative differences,” Warner Bros. could have chosen anyone to take over the helm. Anyone. And it wouldn’t have surprised … Continue Reading A Wonder Woman To Direct Wonder Woman. No Wonder!
My favorite new female action star has some exciting news! She’s going to be headlining yet another iconic action story, this time from the land of Japanese anime. If you … Continue Reading You Go ScarJo! The Star of the New “Ghost In The Shell” Reboot.
Beyonce tells us that girls run the world. And I’d have to agree that is indeed quite true. But what Beyonce’s powerful musical tribute didn’t explain is precisely how we … Continue Reading Who Run The World… Buying Power? Girls!
I recently told you the incredible news about Wonder Woman’s return to the big screen in the upcoming “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” film, to be played by Gal Gadot. … Continue Reading Holy Female Leads, Batman! Jena Malone is Robin
Ever heard of big time Silicon Valley venture capitalist and business mogul Tim Draper? Well apparently the apple does not fall far from the tree, regardless of gender… or the gender dynamics … Continue Reading Meet the Ellen DeGeneres of Tech
Happy Thanksgiving fellow Tough Cookies! As we give thanks this Holiday season for all the fortunate things in your life, let’s take a moment to think about others who may not … Continue Reading Give The World A Better Man
Elizabeth Holmes is America’s youngest female billionaire, and a college dropout! Holmes left Stanford University at 19 years old with a mission to start her own company and change the … Continue Reading America’s Youngest Female Billionaire
On April 12, 2013, acclaimed writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gave a TEDx talk entitled “We Should All Be Feminists.” Then in July this year, she came out with a book of the … Continue Reading We Should All Be Feminists
I was never much of a fan of Scarlett Johansson. She always somehow managed to be just a bit annoying in every movie I saw her in, whether weirdly wooing Bill … Continue Reading My New Favorite Female Action Movie Star
Thea is a 12 year old Norwegian girl with a bright future ahead of her. But instead of pursuing that future, Thea was going to be married off to 37 … Continue Reading The Norwegian Preteen ‘Marrying’ a 37 Yr Old
It’s that time of year again – no not the leaves changing, or first snows, or the anticipation of obligatory family time that comes with the holidays – those things are … Continue Reading The Power Of Women Times Six