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Are Women More Resilient Than Men?

Today, most women are juggling several jobs: breadwinner, family caregiver, family health manager, cook, and as my father used to say, the cleaner-upper.  Of course, men are contributing more to hou…

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5 Inspirational Women You Need to Know

As somebody who minored in women’s studies in college, I tend to forget that not everyone knows the stories of some of modern history’s most fascinating and important women. Women’s History Month isn’…

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Is Kindness the Key to Happiness and Acceptance for Children?

"I profess the religion of Love, Love is my religion and my faith.” ~ Rumi I’d like to thank everyone for reading my Celestial Musings Blog this year and want to wish you all a very happy New Year.…

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Christian Carter’s Products Are Sexist

Recently, I was watching a video on YouTube and, when the video ended, an ad popped up that said, “Why Men Pull Away: 10 Ugly Mistakes that Ruin Any Chance of a Relationship – CatchHimandKeepHim.com.”…

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Can Women Have it All – Really?

Recently, I had a fascinating conversation about the concept that women can have it all. Ever since the women's movement of the 1970s, we have been told that we can have both professional fulfillment …

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Women and the Media

I had a fascinating conversation today about the relationship between women and the media. There is truly a need for authentic women's voices. Too often, in the media, women are either objectified or …

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Jerry Sandusky & Sexual Abuse

By Mallika Chopra I was on a panel last year with four amazing women -- women who were entrepreneurs, leaders, change makers for good in their communities. I was in awe of each one as they spoke ab…

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Female Mechanics Break Barriers in Dakar

In a society where it is uncommon to see women holding jobs such as being a mechanic, Ndeye Coumba Mbengue set up a garage where she employs girls. We follow the female mechanics, particularly Anna, a…

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Why We Need More Women Leaders

  Only 3 percent of Fortune 500 CEO's are women, but study after study has shown that, the more women that serve in leadership roles in the public sector, the more profitable the company is. T…

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Roller Derby: The Tiger Bay Brawlers

The Tiger Bay Brawlers roller derby team mark one year in the the all-women sport with a celebratory bout. Video News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "uMjbb5bLJ6j4dPu4", NewsLook = NewsLook || {};…

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