Daily Archives: December 14, 2017

Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem by Dr. Maya Angelou

Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem by Dr. Maya Angelou It has become an annual Women You Should Know tradition to share this very beautiful poem composed by Dr. Maya Angelou, one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. … Read More »

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Allison Janney Explains Her Terrifying, Terrific Performance in ‘I, Tonya’

We talked to the ‘I, Tonya’ actress about her iconic turn as LaVona Golden. Allison Janney’s unflinching turn as LaVona Golden in I, Tonya might just usurp Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest as cinema’s cruelest mom. Though the insult-spewing, chain-smoking, whisky-flask-swigging stage mother of … Read More »

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What we do: Peace and security

Conflicts have devastating consequences, including in widening gaps between women and men. Women often have fewer resources to protect themselves and, with children, frequently make up the majority of displaced and refugee populations. War tactics such as sexual violence specifically … Read More »

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Women’s Empowerment

What Is Women’s Empowerment? Empowering girls and women is powerful. Today, we know it is the key to economic growth, political stability, and social transformation. World leaders, experts and scholars alike are giving their voice to this critical endeavor. When women succeed, … Read More »

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The Age of Women: why the world needs one

If women led the world, it would probably be vastly less toxic. Far less at risk from its own ”success”. If women led the world, it would probably be vastly less toxic, far less prone to climate change, hunger, war … Read More »

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40 Ways to Create Peace of Mind

Feeling stressed, anxious, or overwhelmed? Try one of these 40 simple techniques to create calm, mental stillness, and peace of mind. “Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.” ~Brian Tracy There was a … Read More »

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