Patrisse Cullors is an artist, organizer, and freedom fighter from Los Angeles, CA. Cofounder of Black Lives Matter and founder of Dignity and Power Now, she is also a performance artist, popular public speaker, and a New York Times bestselling author. She’s received many awards for activism and movement building. In the summer of 2013 fueled by the acquittal granted to George Zimmerman…
Mukti Datta is a rural development advocate who has pioneered a self-sustaining, replicable model of weaving cooperatives that is rapidly scaling across India’s Himalayas and transforming the roles of women across the region.
Charlotte Feldman-Jacobs with the Population Reference Bureau, talks about unleashing women’s potential. She is Associate Vice President, International Programs, and Program Director, Gender.
Betty Friedan was considered by many as the “mother” of the second wave of modern feminism. She was a co-founder of the National Organization for Women (NOW) and its first president. Posted in honor of National Women’s Day 2016.
Dr. Bernice R. Sandler is a visionary and pioneer for gender equality in education. She is widely known as the “Godmother of Title IX”.