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Women in the World Summit

Why the Women in the World Summit Matters

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 04.09.2014 | Impact
Andrea Chalupa

While it's easy to get caught up in the famous names gracing the halls of the Women in the World Summit, the main attraction is how the event gives a voice to the voiceless.

Jon Stewart At Women's Summit: 'I Still Naively Believe That We Can All Make A Difference'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 04.04.2014 | Impact

As its name suggests, the Women in the World Summit focuses on defiant and determined women who are making this planet a safer and more empowered plac...

Girls Rising: From Anne Frank to Malala Yousafzai

Marlo Thomas | Posted 06.06.2013 | MarloThomas
Marlo Thomas

"Stories can conquer fear," Nigerian novelist Ben Okri once said. "They can make the heart bigger." There's a world of truth to that statement. As someone who comes from a long line of storytellers, I've always said that our lives are just long and rich stories, knit together over the years, that tell us not only about ourselves, but the human condition, as well.

Where Are the Leaders for Women, Not Just Women Leaders?

Pat Mitchell | Posted 05.22.2012 | Women
Pat Mitchell

As the decades of my own advocacy on behalf of women pile up, I'm ever more convinced that women lead differently if given the chance to express our genuine styles, passions, and priorities.

Focusing on Women in the World

Cheryl Saban Ph.D. | Posted 05.17.2012 | Women
Cheryl Saban Ph.D.

There was shock and there was repugnance at what these women had been subjected to, mostly at the hands of men, but sometimes at the hands of other women -- at times their own mothers.

Katherine Bindley

10 Takeaways From The Women In The World Summit

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.12.2012 | Women

Meryl Streep may have put it best when she said that being at the 3rd annual Women in the World summit in New York City was like being plugged in to a...

Media Figures Featured In The Daily Beast's '150 Fearless Women' List

Posted 03.06.2012 | Media

The Daily Beast announced its "150 Fearless Women" list ahead of the news organization's annual Women in the World summit. The summit brings together ...