We produce and uplift media—and media makers—rooted in dignity, equality, and respect.

Our Mission

Breakthrough is a global human rights organization driving the culture change we need to build a world in which all people live with dignity, equality, and respect. We do this using a potent mix of media, arts, and tech with an intersectional feminist approach.



Yes, I Am An American: Quantum Split on Finding Your Own Version of Success

Artists and cultural workers are pivotal contributors to social change. They are catalysts who help us to imagine communities rooted in equity and radical love. ...
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Thank You Mom, on International Women’s Day

During Women’s History Month you probably —and rightfully so — see multiple tributes to women around the world who have fought for equality, advanced human rights, and ...
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A Poem to Jumpstart Women’s History Month: Alicia Jamison’s #BlackGirlMagic

As Black History Month and Women’s History Month intersect, Breakthrough VOICES kicks off with Alicia Jamison’s “Black Girl Magic.”
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Answering Ruby Sales’ Call to Action This #BlackFuturesMonth

Imagining Black Futures requires a reckoning with the past. The recently released TED Talk featuring Ruby Nell Sales, who has been described by PBS News ...
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