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The notion of an African genesis for humankind is widely accepted today, but it was not always so. When Louis Leakey began to search for human …

East Africa

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It’s hard to imagine the study of human origins without the Leakey family. Three generations of Leakeys have scratched in the baked, unfriendly soil …

Jane Goodall

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was an American anthropologist and ethnographer born in Red Wing, Minnesota. Densmore is known for her studies of Native American music and culture, …

Native Americans

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asks, “Who are we?” The question takes her to the Rift Valley in Eastern Africa, where she digs for the evolutionary origins of humankind — and …

Evolution

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I’m proud to be giving the next generation a firm foundation from which to make their own way through the cosmos; to become better stewards of our …

Science

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So far, our travels into outer space have been limited to the planets and moons surrounding the sun in our own solar system. What would we find if we …

Space

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is an African American physicist, space scientist, and mathematician. She made fundamental contributions to the United States’ aeronautics and space …

Mars

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is an American physician and NASA astronaut. She became the first African-American woman to travel in space when she went into orbit aboard the Space …

NASA

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Why it’s Crucial For Women to Heal the Mother Wound. What many people do not realize is that the core issue at the center of women’s empowerment is …

Empowerment

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Helen M. Luke speaks with the power of a true sage on the issues of community, relationships, the women’s movement, marriage and divorce, and …

Books

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was a British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. Her novels include The Grass is Singing (1950), the sequence …

Short Stories

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is a writer, transformational coach, international speaker and what you could call a midwife of the heart. Her work is focused on helping women heal …

Women's News

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Female genital mutilation is the purposeful destruction of women and girls sexual organs for non-medical reasons. It is practiced globally in 29 …

Women's News

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Worry, doubt, confusion, depression, anger and feelings of condemnation: all these are attacks on the mind. If readers suffer from negative thoughts, …

Books

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was an Italian lawyer and social activist. She worked for 33 years in East Africa, where she focused on tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS prevention and …

Female Genital Mutilation

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When Gbla was nine or 10, as part of the family’s preparation for migrating to Australia from Sierra Leone, her mother took her to a hut where an old …

Sierra Leone

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Developed by Brené Brown, COURAGEworks is an online learning community that offers eCourses, workshops, and interviews for anyone who is ready for …

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Each day we face a barrage of images and messages from society and the media telling us who, what, and how we should be. We are led to believe that …

Woman In History

was an American philosopher and psychologist. Calkins was also the first woman to become president of the American Psychological Association and the …

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is an American scholar, author, and public speaker, who is currently a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social …

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On October 4, 2004 a group of young women from the Washington Heights community – ages 13 to 25- created Da Urban Butterflies Youth Leadership …

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brilliant and buoyant and beloved first novel gives voice to four sisters recounting their adventures growing up in two cultures. Selected as a …

Woman In History

How They Changed the World: Patricia, Belgica, Maria and Antonia (commonly known as Patrisia, Dede, Minerva and Maria Teresa) became involved in the …

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Born in The South Bronx to first generation immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Claudia is committed to the struggle in defense of human rights …

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I started The Isabel Allende Foundation on December 9, 1996 to pay homage to my daughter, Paula Frias. Paula’s untimely death in 1992 broke my heart. …

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In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis, young Alma Belasco’s parents send her away to live in safety with an aunt and uncle in their …

Woman In History

was a poet from Puerto Rico. As an advocate of Puerto Rican independence, she served as Secretary General of the Daughters of Freedom, the women’s …

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is a Chilean-American writer. Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the “magic realist” tradition, is famous for novels such as The House …

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We believe in the inherent dignity of all people. But around the world, too many people are excluded from the political, economic, and social …