Alyse Nelson knows what it takes for women to succeed. Nelson cofounded and helms Vital Voices, a global leadership consulting nonprofit that aims to help women get leadership positions. The organization
African telecoms firm Helios Towers rose steadily upon its stock-market debut, despite market jitters that have seen several firms pull their initial public offering plans. Shares in the infrastructure
Susan Rice has spent her career fighting off detractors: ‘I inadvertently intimidate some people, especially certain men’
“Why do you have to go on the shows?” Lois Dickson Rice asked her daughter, Susan, in September 2012. “Where is Hillary?” Susan Rice was then the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, equipped with a
Looking back at more than 25 years in public service, Susan Rice — former U.N. ambassador for the United States and national security adviser to President Barack Obama — describes much of her career as
When former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright gives speeches, there’s one line she returns to again and again: “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other.” Her signature
(CNN) — Remember when Condoleezza Rice wore a pair of statement knee-high boots, powerfully strutting through Wiesbaden Army Airfield? The former US secretary of state had traveled to the base in Germany
FORMER SECRETARY of state Madeleine Albright was a refugee. So was Sergey Brin, the co-founder of Google; Andy Garcia, the actor; and Vladimir Nabokov, the novelist. So, for that matter, were Jesus, Joseph
Donald Trump committed an impeachable offense, but prominent Americans also shouldn’t be leveraging their names for payoffs from shady clients abroad. The whistle-blower scandal that has prompted the presidential
Yesterday, Lady Hale, President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom announced the “unanimous verdict of all 11 judges” that the decision to advise the Queen to prorogue parliament was unlawful.
Say it with a brooch: what message was Lady Hale’s spider sending? The judge is the latest powerful woman to use a brooch to make a coded statement Lady Hale’s image was beamed across the world with all
LONDON — When the full weight of Britain’s Supreme Court came down on Tuesday against the suspension of Parliament, it was dropped like a hammer on Prime Minister Boris Johnson by the first woman to serve
Lady Hale’s image was beamed across the world with all the signifiers of the supreme court – papers, judge’s bench, austere clothing. It was the court’s stunning verdict that would dominate the headlines,
The reaction to Wednesday’s disclosure of a memorandum of a conversation between President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has understandably focused on what it means for the House of
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined at left by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., arrives to speak to reporters during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019.
Like father, like daughter: Linda Powell, the daughter of General Colin Powell, will guest star in the sixth season premiere of Madam Secretary, EW has learned exclusively. Powell will play an FBI director
President Donald Trump announced Sunday that the U.S. was "locked and loaded" to respond to this weekend's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil supply "depending on verification" from the Middle Eastern nation.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has publicly claimed that Iran was behind drone attacks on two Saudi Arabian oil facilities, even though Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels have taken responsibility for bombings.