Author: Brittany Lane

Women Communicating for Social Change is Way of Life

by Brittany Lane and Nükhet Kardam – USA – Entrepreneurship, or the process of starting a business or organization, has long been essential for healthy and growing economies. For the past several years, however, the burgeoning field of social entrepreneurship

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What Would César Chávez Do?

This past Tuesday, March 31, 2015, marked the 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Delano Grape Strike and the second annual César Chávez Day (officially declared by President Obama last year). All week, communities across the country held celebrations and set

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The WIP Celebrates “Women, Media and Social Change” for International Women’s Day

Sunday, March 8, 2015, marked the 104th observance of International Women’s Day. According to the United Nations, the day was initiated in Copenhagen to honor the movement for women’s rights and build support for universal suffrage. Now, International Women’s Day

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Emma Watson on He(ForShe) Who Must Now Be Named

On Saturday, September 20, British actress Emma Watson co-hosted a UN Women special event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. As the new UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador, Watson delivered a “spellbinding” speech (cue compulsory Harry Potter references)

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