Gwyenth Paltrow Celebrates Women's Equality Day: 'Let's Focus on the Pay Gap, Not the Thigh Gap'

Gwyneth Paltrow gave her two cents on Women’s Equality Day on Wednesday.

The 42-year-old actress took to Instagram to share an inspiring message with her followers. “Let’s focus on the #PayGap Not the #thighgap #WomensEqualityDay” the quote she posted read.

Paltrow credited British photographer, Amanda de Cadenet, who she reposted the photo from. “Thank you @amandadecadenet Yes, let’s,” she captioned the photo.

Fringe Group That Photoshops Images of Plus-Size Women to Make Them Thinner: 'It's Wrong to Accept Being Obese as OK'

A group of fat-shaming gamers is sparking outrage across the Internet for Photoshopping pictures of plus-size people – including stars and models – to make them look thinner.


Fathers React to Their Daughters Getting Catcalled

Protective dads can’t help but get agitated and then angry when they see the regular harassment their daughters encounter while walking down the street.

In a new video from The Scene, fathers are exposed to hidden-camera footage of their daughters getting catcalled in downtown New York City.

Runner Defends Letting Period Bleed Freely at London Marathon: 'Women's Bodies Don't Exist for Public Consumption'

The woman who ran the London Marathon while “free flowing” on her period tells PEOPLE that the massive outcry over her story proves just how important her message was.

Toronto Teen Gets in Trouble for Crop Top, Gets 500 Classmates to Wear Them to School the Next Day

Before this week, Alexi Halket hadn’t given her school’s dress code much thought. For students at the creative-minded Etobicoke School of the Arts, the rules regarding wardrobe were vague and open.

But this week, her school dress code became the fuel for a movement when the Toronto teenager started a social media frenzy with Crop Top Day. On Tuesday, students from around the globe wore crop tops to school in protest of dress codes that many feel sexualize minors, discriminate against women and even perpetuate rape culture.

Pitch Perfect 2 Puts Elizabeth Banks in the Female Comedy Directors Club

The opening of Pitch Perfect 2 in theaters on Friday meant the return of Fat Amy to our lives, sure, but it also meant something else for director Elizabeth Banks.

Harriet Tubman on the $20 Bill? One Group Says Yes

In the year 2020, Americans will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, which extended the right to vote to female citizens of the United States. And one group is proposing that the occasion be celebrated by putting abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill.

Pope Francis Calls Pay Disparities Between Women and Men a 'Pure Scandal'

Women’s rights advocate Patricia Arquette will have to make some room for Pope Francis, the feminist.

The leader of the Roman Catholic church declared on Wednesday that men and women who perform the same job should be paid equally, calling gender-based income disparities a “pure scandal.”

'Beach Body' Ad Campaign Vandalized in London, Model Speaks Out

The phrase “beach body” continues to cause a stir among body image campaigners around the globe – this time in England.

British supplement company Protein World made headlines this week after its advertisements featuring a slender, bikini-clad model were vandalized in London.

Meet the People Fighting to Get a Woman on the $20 Bill

If Hillary Clinton has her way, we’ll be seeing a woman in the White House soon.

And if Senator Jeanne Shaheen gets her way, we’ll be seeing a woman’s face on the $20 bill soon after.