The Woman Who Will Challenge Hillary: Carly Fiorina Enters 2016 Race

A Republican woman, Carly Fiorina, today announced she is running for the White House in 2016. ...more
I agree with Ottergrrl, Fiorina is a known ultra conservative, who did run HP into the ground.  ...more

What Happened To Delores Dawn? The Missing Native Woman Was My Family

My aunt had adopted a beautiful Métis child, only to lose her in later years, finally declaring her missing....more

Will the Confirmation of Loretta Lynch as Attorney General Bring Justice for Black Women?

Loretta Lynch made history when she was sworn in as the 83rd attorney general of the United States of America. She is the first African-American woman, and only the second woman, to hold the position and is certainly cause for honorable recognition....more

The Woman Who Will Challenge Hillary: Carly Fiorina Enters 2016 Race

A Republican woman, Carly Fiorina, today announced she is running for the White House in 2016. ...more
I agree with Ottergrrl, Fiorina is a known ultra conservative, who did run HP into the ground.  ...more

More Things You Can Do Right Now To Guarantee Equal Pay for Women

 “You can have everything you want.  You just have to quit waiting for someone to tell you that you deserve it.” – The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ...more

How to Sound Like an Authority Figure

We've been talking a lot about #Experts this week: what we mean by the term "expert," how to own your own expertise, and now we're going to discuss sounding like an expert. (Because that is totally part of it. You can be an expert all you want but if you can't communicate what you know, no one else can benefit from all your hard work.)...more
I'm terrible about the qualifiers - "sort of," "kind of," etc... I've been trying to break ...more

You Amaze Me

You Amaze MeWhen I think about how amazing you are it astonishes me; but what shocks me even more is the fact that you don’t know it. I find it sometimes difficult to understand why you have such a hard time seeing how exquisitely beautiful you are in your uniqueness. You don’t see how grandiose you are in your little shell....more

What Happened To Delores Dawn? The Missing Native Woman Was My Family

My aunt had adopted a beautiful Métis child, only to lose her in later years, finally declaring her missing....more

breaking the silence on sexual abuse

Great post, loved your message. Keep writing! It can be disheartening at times, but remember a ...more

Inspiring and advocating for women living with HIV in Kazakhstan

In the face of quickly rising rates of HIV infection in Central Asia, UN Women is supporting a network of women living with HIV in Kazakhstan and increasing their role in decision-making. ...more
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Will the Confirmation of Loretta Lynch as Attorney General Bring Justice for Black Women?

Loretta Lynch made history when she was sworn in as the 83rd attorney general of the United States of America. She is the first African-American woman, and only the second woman, to hold the position and is certainly cause for honorable recognition....more

Sexual Assault, How Far We Haven't Come

I lived on New York City’s Upper East Side during the terrifying days of the Upper East Side rapist. I had attended so many self-defence workshops put on by the NYPD that I had become quite the padded crotch-kicking expert. They would have us act out scenarios in which we were threatened with sexual assault to teach us how to defend ourselves. They encouraged us to be vigilante, to avoid risky situations where we could, but then what to do if we ever found ourselves vulnerable....more
It absolutely applies and I couldn't have said it better myself. This teaches little girls that ...more