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Speaking Truth to Power: Exclusion

It’s been a very long time since I had watched the move The Last Unicorn. And since I saw it in a theater, we know this happened in 1982. 662 more words


Paula Coston counts at least 7 ways to be an aunt

I have five nephews and two nieces. But maybe I’m a bit slow or something: it’s only in the last few years that I’ve realised in how many different ways we women can play the part of aunt – even if, like me, we’re also single, older and childless. 1,217 more words

My busy head

I haven’t been writing much lately. The old noggin has been way too busy inside its own circus. Life will do that. It swoops in and overwhelms, even in good times. 598 more words

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Webinar: Women’s Economic Empowerment & Gender-based Violence

Join MEASURE Evaluation for a one-hour webinar to present findings from a study on Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) and Gender-based Violence (GBV). The webinar will take place August 12 at 9am EDT and will be led by MEASURE Evaluation’s Carolina Mejia, Abby Cannon and Sukie Zietz. 40 more words


Friday Fuzz- Judgment

Today’s Friday Fuzz feature is an article I came across. It is written by a transgender man. It is simple but it really does cut to the heart of the matter. 131 more words


We Never Were Lorelei and Rory Anyway

Mothers and daughters. What a complicated relationship that can be! The teen years can take on all the characteristics of a roller coaster ride, complete with incredibly high drops and loops that will make you lose your lunch. 869 more words