Andalusia, the largest and most populated autonomous community (let me rather say federal state) in Spain, has recently switched presidents, from the former José Antonio Griñán to the current Susana Díaz.
For years there was what ad agencies called an "ethnic budget" created to cater to all "non-white" people in America. Some marketers are now going as far as to say that Hispanics don't need a special budget, as they are now part of the "Mainstream."
It took me getting invited to Chicago and imagining my grandfather coming there to reexamine the concept of the American dream. These tough economic times have driven many people to forget or even to mock it.
It seemed unanimously agreed upon that engaging women in everything from running for student government to sitting on corporate boards is going to be crucial if the next generation of feminism is going to achieve its numerous goals.
There is a new generation of women in the workplace. The majority of the women at work today represent the first generation of women who were told they could accomplish anything they put their mind to.