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  • " Women in Focus" takes a deep look at all aspects of the global female experience analyzing such topics as women 's rights, female entrepreneurship, history, body image, sports, ... the powerful and positive influences of femininity. " Women In Focus" is presented as part of Link TV's Global ...
  • Around the world, women often face gender inequality, oppression, even violence when it comes ... to defy the odds and speak up for and in defense of women , worldwide. At the 2014 World Economic Forum, United Nations Secretary ... impetus behind creating Rise Up. Through its various programs , the lives of more than 115 million girls, youth and women have ...
  • ... for a window factory, 2425 Glover Place is now home to the Women's Center For Creative Work. The transformative space will serve as a ... and job placement." She says she has done worker education programs through Labor Ready, but WINTER's program is more comprehensive ...
  • ... and street harassment are an everyday reality for many women . Los Angeles-based artist Mirabelle Jones seeks to create dialogue ... woman, you might start to even expect it. Over time, some women become less phased by it and more internally pissed off. It's hard to ...
  • Watch the full program "Bodies of Revolution: Women Rise Against Violence of Police, States, and Empire" streaming here or ... news accounts.  Among those threads are violence against women , war, and maleness. Omar Mateen, the murderer of 49 in Orlando FL, ...
  • ... who began weaving bags and baskets, and helping other women earn a fair income. " Women 's Work" tells the story of Herlinda Gonzales, a leader in her community ...
  • Vocal powerhouses Angelique Kidjo and Estrella Morente strut their stuff, while Natacha Atlas and Amina project the North African mystique. Brazil's Badi Assad displays her guitar chops, Adrea Echeverri sings about friendship and Sevara Nazarhan delivers an updated wedding song at a concert in Tashkent.
  • ... graphics transformed Los Angeles and paved a path for women designers. [scald=75179:kl_image_original_context]   In ... and engage the city.   Making LA consists of ten free programs hosted throughout the city between fall 2013 and fall 2014 that ...
  • ... leave. From the child labor situation in Tanzania to the women's struggle in Afghanistan, from the impoverished streets of Somalia to ...
  • ... an opportunity to foster social change for local young women . Many powerful young women she connected with had no more than one ... background, and her plans to grow the company and its programs .  [scald=87472:kl_image_medium_context ... breaks. You might also see us conducting our Social Impact Programs —where we cover everything from health and wellness to career ...

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