They came for the history. They left with inspiration for the future. More than 200 supporters and guests arrived at New York’s Daryl Roth Theatre Saturday afternoon, arriving from Illinois, California, Iowa, Maryland, Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York and other locations for a fundrai
What can you learn from the chance to experience the wisdom from two of the most prominent changemakers on gender, equity and civil rights issues today? Perhaps a better question is how quickly can you grab the chance? Gloria Steinem and Gloria Feldt will be on hand for a benefit perf
Of course it was not about the lip gloss. In 1984, I interviewed Gloria Steinem for a profile for the Dallas Times Herald, where I was a feature writer and columnist. She was on book tour for her 1984 book, Outrageous Acts And Everyday Rebellions. I was a fan, not just of her writing
Calling a leader a “strong woman” can have negative connotations. Many women leaders are referred to this way. And I don’t mean to bite the hand that gives me this platform, but the phrase “strong woman” sets my teeth on edge. My implicit-bias antennae st
If you’re anything like us, you were also jumping for joy when you heard that UN Women Goodwill ambassador Emma Watson gave us one doozy of a New Year’s present: a feminist book club dubbed “Our Shared Shelf.” Watson first shared the idea for the club on her Twitter page and after an
I’m pretty passionate about advancing the rights and opportunities of women, so I talk about it a lot. But when you get the chance to hear longtime activist, author, and co-founder of Ms. Magazine Gloria Steinem talk with Take The Lead Co-Founder and President Gloria Feldt, you just l
Take The Lead will welcome author and activist Gloria Steinem as the special guest speaker for this month’s free Virtual Happy Hour. Steinem will join Take The Lead founder Gloria Feldt on August 12th from 3-4pm ET to discuss her life and Women’s Equality Day, and give a sneak p
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