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Sierra Leone Sending Women Peacekeepers to Somalia

In a new blog post for the United States Institute of Peace, Debra Liang-Fenton highlights the women in Somalia’s incoming peacekeeper force coming from the war-torn country of Sierra Leone. 415 more words

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What Feminism Is Not

They play it safe, are quick to assassinate what they do not understand.

- Erykah Badu

I had to begin this post with that particular quote because many of us do not know what feminism is.

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Sweden, is this as far as we'll come with gender equality?

Earlier this year the World Economic Forum released The Global Gender Gap Report for 2013. The report ranks countries on national gender gaps with economic, political, educational, and health-based criteria. 736 more words

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5 Things You May Not Know Abt #WES2014 Keynote Speaker Wendy Williams

Women’s Empowerment Series keynote speaker Wendy Williams graces the cover of Uptown Magazine. She shares a lot from her personal life with her talk show audience, and we’ve found 5 things you may not know. 146 more words

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Dream On!

By Andrea Novella

Recently, I joined the Good.Is Community in search of connecting with others who are passionate about making a difference.

Good.Is is like as social networking site for do gooders. 610 more words

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5 Things You May Not Know About #WES2014 Keynote Speaker Wendy Williams

Women’s Empowerment Series keynote speaker Wendy Williams graces the cover of Uptown Magazine. She shares a lot from her personal life with her talk show audience, and we’ve found 5 things you may not know. 145 more words

Women's Empowerment

5 Things You May Not Know About #WES2014 Keynote Speaker Wendy Williams

Women’s Empowerment Series keynote speaker Wendy Williams graces the cover of Uptown Magazine. She shares a lot from her personal life with her talk show audience, and we’ve found 5 things you may not know. 145 more words

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