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Thought Leader Minal Bopaiah Breaks Down Equity vs Equality In New Guidebook For Change

Thought Leader Minal Bopaiah Breaks Down Equity vs Equality In New Guidebook For Change

We’re all familiar with the term “equality“, and the need to create more of it in our world. Many of us are also familiar with the term “equity“, but you’d […]

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‘COOL’: The First Book Documenting The Work Of Global Female Climate Leaders

‘COOL’: The First Book Documenting The Work Of Global Female Climate Leaders

It is clear that women, and especially young women of color, are leading the way on the global discussions and actions around climate change. And while there has been a […]

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Why White Kids Should Read Books About Non-White Protagonists

Why White Kids Should Read Books About Non-White Protagonists

By Payal Doshi Often a ‘well-intentioned’ person has said that my novel about a girl from India who embarks on a magical quest to find her brother would be perfect […]

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Children’s Book About Female Adventurers Encourages Kids To Be Courageous & Dream Big

Children’s Book About Female Adventurers Encourages Kids To Be Courageous & Dream Big

Garmin international, known as being the premier brand making GPS tools and digital resources to enhance life in the outdoors, has embarked on a whole new adventure itself – launching […]

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Modern Day “Hidden Figure” Olympia LePoint On Escaping Poverty To Design & Launch Rockets for NASA

Modern Day “Hidden Figure” Olympia LePoint On Escaping Poverty To Design & Launch Rockets for NASA

We’ve all seen the movie ‘Hidden Figures’ and been inspired by the women whose powerful stories were largely erased from recent American history. Thankfully, we live in an era where […]

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Pioneer Cyclist Becomes The First Person To Ride Along Namibia’s Tough Skeleton Coast

Pioneer Cyclist Becomes The First Person To Ride Along Namibia’s Tough Skeleton Coast

Biking a thousand miles is a tough challenge at the best of times, but throw in mammoth sand dunes, ferocious head winds, extreme isolation and lions and it becomes one […]

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New Novel Reveals The Untold Story Of Environmental Activist Marjory Stoneman Douglas

New Novel Reveals The Untold Story Of Environmental Activist Marjory Stoneman Douglas

By Lori McMullen Marjory Stoneman Douglas died on May 14, 1998 at the age of 108. She was, even in her later years, the boldest environmental activist you likely know […]

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Actress/Singer/Activist Malynda Hale On A Mission To Make More Black Voices Heard

Actress/Singer/Activist Malynda Hale On A Mission To Make More Black Voices Heard

America, it’s time we had a talk. A REAL honest, uncomfortable, lay-it-all-out-on-the-table kinda talk. There are many people leading the way on important conversations regarding topics that are being unearthed […]

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‘The Perfect Candidate’ A Revealing Look At The Changing Roles Of Women In Saudi Arabia

‘The Perfect Candidate’ A Revealing Look At The Changing Roles Of Women In Saudi Arabia

There has been much discussion about the changing roles of women in Saudi Arabia during recent years. From the women activists pushing for the right to drive and risking everything, […]

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She Founded An Org. That Delivers Meals, Water & Friendship To At-Risk Folks During COVID

She Founded An Org. That Delivers Meals, Water & Friendship To At-Risk Folks During COVID

If there was one word that can sum up the global pandemic, it is isolation. And it’s not just about being isolated from friend or colleagues, which is bad enough […]

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This Company Invests In Menstrual Health & Sexual Pleasure Orgs. To Fast-Forward The Cause For Gender Equality

This Company Invests In Menstrual Health & Sexual Pleasure Orgs. To Fast-Forward The Cause For Gender Equality

Although it is 2021, it is still very common to have the word “taboo” automatically attached to issues such as menstrual health and sexual pleasure (especially women’s pleasure). Which is […]

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Founder Empowers Kids Of Color With Financial Literacy Skills To Build Generational Wealth

Founder Empowers Kids Of Color With Financial Literacy Skills To Build Generational Wealth

When it comes to being comfortable talking about money, building wealth, investment into our financial future, it can feel overwhelming if we are not equipped with the right tools from […]

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Pregnant Mountaineer & History-Maker Achieving New Summits For Women & Girls In India

Pregnant Mountaineer & History-Maker Achieving New Summits For Women & Girls In India

Having a goal in her sight to touch the highest peaks of the world since when she was seven, mountaineer Bhawna Dehariya Mishra has so far completed three expeditions on […]

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Alex Williams founder and CEO of Holistic Hyperbarics

Meet Oakland Social Impact Hero & Black Woman Wellness Founder Alex Williams

February was Black History Month and March is Women’s History Month. So what better way to celebrate the everyday heroes among us than amplifying the work of Black Women who […]

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STEM vs. STEAM: The Importance of Creativity

STEM vs. STEAM: The Importance of Creativity

By Sriya Tallapragada Dear teachers, STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—once a simple acronym, it has now evolved into one of the buzzwords that instantly catches the attention of most educators. […]