Let’s all just admit one thing: Social media does have an influence on us. Maybe you don’t realize it, or can’t explain it, but it does. So, if we’re going to let our online presence impact our lives... Let’s make it positive!
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite.
Blogger Courtney Martin examines the perennially loaded word "feminism" In a personal and heartfelt talk, she describes the three paradoxes that define her generation's quest to define the term for themselves.
Are you a feminist? Natasha Behl explores the contradictions posed by paradoxical democracy, wherein women’s equality is simultaneously secured in constitution and law, while diminished by acts of gendered violence. As she recounts the tragic 2012 attack on Jyoti Singh in Delhi, India, Dr. Behl highlights how gendered violence inhibits women’s participation in democratic societies.
Tracy McMillan is a television writer (Mad Men, United States of Tara) and relationship author who wrote the book Why You're Not Married...Yet, based on her viral 2011 Huffington Post blog. She also appeared as a dating coach on the NBC reality show Ready For Love. She lives in Los Angeles and is the mother of a 16-year-old guy.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie a renowned Nigerian novelist was born in Nigeria in 1977. She grew up in the university town of Nsukka, Enugu State where she attended primary and secondary schools, and briefly studied Medicine and Pharmacy.