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“Off the Sidelines” by Kirsten Gillibrand

“I want women and girls to believe in themselves just as much as men and boys do. I want them to trust their own powers and values,” (page xiv), lawyer Kristen Gillibrand writes in her book, “Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World” (2014). 495 more words

Book Reviews

Bitch Is the New Black

So said Tina Fey and Amy Poehler about Hillary Clinton on Saturday Night Life in 2014 when the emergence of Clinton on the 2016 Presidential campaign trail seemed imminent. 304 more words

Hillary Clinton

April 6, 2015 Join Host Lynden Turner in a Discussion About Food Politics with Food Attorney Michelle Simon

Michele Simon is a public health lawyer specializing in legal strategies to counter corporate tactics that harm the public’s health. She has been researching and writing about the food industry and food politics since 1996. 200 more words

Social Issues

With Shaina NC at FICCI-FLO Jaipur Chapter

As part of month-long celebrations for Women’s History Month, Jaipur chapter of FICCI FLO hosted an interactive session with fashion designer and politician Shaina NC, where she shared her views on politics and society in Jaipur on March 21, 2015. 165 more words

Neeta Boochra

Democratization, Women and the Arab Spring

Democratization, Women and the Arab Spring with a special focus on Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Libya and Algeria was the topic of speaker Val Moghadam’s recent talk. 400 more words

Women And Politics

Let's talk about boobs

A headline like this is sure to peak the interest of many, and equal discomfort of others. It is a problem that not enough countries outside of the West are in fact talking about boobs and the issues surrounding women’s health care. 2,393 more words

Town Hall