Moondays – A Place Where Women Honor their Cycle

Products & Services to Honor a Woman's Menstrual Cycle

Menstrual Empowerment for Women!Women around the world have often been stigmatized when they are on their menstrual cycle.

This innovative company is hoping to create a chain of spa based outlets that honor a woman's cycle in the 'red tent' tradition. Continue reading Moondays – A Place Where Women Honor their Cycle

Goddess House Community for Single Mothers

Goddess House: A Community Based Business Solution

The way it is: Single mothers are one of the most neglected family units. Many are on some form of welfare. They often find it difficult to move on from the welfare cycle.

Feminist Entrepreneur Original Business Idea

Welfare brings benefits in that allows a woman to raise her child without having to depend on the support (and control) of her family. On the other hand, welfare does not really allow a mother to have a life. It is just enough to live but not LIVE!

All over the world, single mothers deal with various struggles. And because of traditional cultures, as well as time and monetary constraints, it is very hard to develop a loving relationship with anyone while you have children to take care of.

Many males find it challenging to date single mothers because, with children, they have too much 'baggage' to deal with from the onset. According to Woman Knows, if a single mother has children, her chances of remarrying decrease. Continue reading Goddess House Community for Single Mothers

Feminism & Animal Rights: Alternative to Animals in Lab Experiments

Human Experiments versus Animal Experiments

Feminism Animal Rights! The sad fact is that through the centuries, women have been treated as animals and vice versa. When it comes to animal cruelty, women have a much better track record perhaps because they know what it's like to be treated the way animals often are.

Feminism Animal Rights
Feminism Animal Rights

Our feminist entrepreneur idea is to use transparent independently monitored human experiments with paid volunteers who receive health insurance rather than cruel primate and other animal experiments.

Humans can choose to undergo experiments. Animals cannot do so. Also, it is more scientifically accurate to study the effects of a drug on humans than on any animal.

Continue reading Feminism & Animal Rights: Alternative to Animals in Lab Experiments

Sex Positive Birth Control for Women

1) Name of Company or Idea: EcoSensual Natural & Sex-Positive Birth Control

Sensual Contraception for women

2) Gender of Owner(s): Male

3) What is the Product/Service: Sex positive birth control for women. This membership-based site offers a sexy and unique way to use the Standard Days Calendar Method of birth control that allows women to have a more pleasurable love life while using less artificial birth control products.

Ecosensual Natural Birth Control is a Sensual Enterprise project. It is an example of where we try to establish an economic model that is in alignment with our ideals.

Continue reading Sex Positive Birth Control for Women

THC Tampons for Menstrual Cramps!

Menstrual relief for women
A new way to 'enjoy' menstruation!

Marijuana & Menstruation! 'That time of the month'. For some women, this can be very stressful because of the cramps and pain that often accompany a menstrual cycle.

THC Tampons are a perfect example of a pleasure form of female empowerment. The Hearty Soul, company has created an eco-friendly marijuana based tampon that replaces menstrual cramps with menstrual pleasure!

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Anti-Rape Female Condom

South African doctor invents female condoms with 'teeth' to fight rape

Anti-Rape Condom with Teeth!
Anti-Rape Condom with Teeth!

1) Name of Company or Idea: 

2) Gender of Owner(s): Female

3) What is the Product/Service: 

4) How does it promote female empowerment or gender equality: 

5) Is it profitable or not?: 

6) Web Address & Physical Location if applicable: http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/africa/06/20/south.africa.female.condom/

7) Which Pillars of Feminist Enterprise does this business address? Physical Empowerment, Sexual Empowerment

8) Related Product: Anti Rape Jeans

9) Rape Kit: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rape_kit

Refugee Rape: Global Female Security Force

Protecting women from refugee rape as a feminist entrepreneur!

Feminist Entrepreneur Original Business Idea
Women protecting Women!

1) Name of Company or Idea: In refugee camps all over the world women are often abused by the male security forces who are supposed to be guarding them. Often it is Western non-profit Aid agencies who are paying militia groups or government soldiers to guard the camps in the name of saving the children and the women! In other words, Western non-profits and government aid agencies paying the rapists!

2) Gender of Owner(s): Idea created by Mojo Mustapha (male) but given as a royalty-free idea. Any budding Feminist Entrepreneur has permission to bring this concept into reality! Continue reading Refugee Rape: Global Female Security Force

Plan 9 Burlesque

Female Sexual Empowerment through Performance Art
Female Sexual Empowerment through Performance Art

1) Name of Company or Idea: Plan 9 Burlesque

2) Female or Male owned (either is okay!): Female owned - Alexis Meuche

3) What is the Product/Service: They are a burlesque company that puts on themed cabaret show once a month for 9 months of the year.

4) How does it promote female empowerment or gender equality: They employ both female and male performers of all body types and believe that all people can be sexy and beautiful. Everyone who comes to the shows is also given a rundown before the show begins about what is appropriate behavior and how to be a respectful audience member so that everyone feels comfortable and enjoys the show. Continue reading Plan 9 Burlesque

How Menstrual Cups Are Changing Lives in East Africa

Menstrual Cup for Female Empowerment
Menstrual Cup

Huffington Post Online article entitled How Menstrual Cups Are Changing Lives in East Africa. This project appears to be a great example of a feminist enterprise that addresses several areas of women's empowerment...

  • Reproductive Empowerment: The use of menstrual cups reduces the risk of infections in a woman's reproductive system which has the potential cause reproductive complications and affects a woman's overall health.
  • Intellectual Empowerment: By not having to miss school when they are menstruating, young women in East Africa now have fewer obstacles to completing their education.
  • Environmental Empowerment: Reusable menstrual cups are less polluting than disposable products that also cost more.