In Conversation With EMILY’s List Founder Ellen R. Malcolm

In 1985 Ellen R. Malcolm launched EMILY’s List, which has grown into a powerhouse political organization over three million members strong, focused on … [Read more...]

In Conversation With Kate Hudson

Kate Hudson is an internationally-renowned actress, fashion icon, humanitarian, and founder of the activewear line, Fabletics. She spoke in … [Read more...]

Empowering Women with Real Simple Magazine

Real Simple and Fidelity Investments hosted the #EmpowerHour15 event at the Bently Reserve in San Francisco, California. Designed to be an evening of … [Read more...]

Belonging: The Real Culprit in the Confidence Gap

A vital key is missing from all of the critical discussion about why the dearth of women in places of power persists. While issues of ambition and … [Read more...]

Is The Retouching Debate Bringing Us Down?

Photoshop gets more free advertising than any company I know. The most recent outcry from Jezebel, which offered $10,000 for the untouched version of … [Read more...]

I Think I’ll Make It: Kat Hurley Speaks About Being the Five-Year-Old Star Witness in Her Father’s Murder Trial

Had I known I should have been squirreling away memories as precious keepsakes, I would have scavenged for more smiles, clung to each note of … [Read more...]

The Real Problem With Miley Cyrus and Marissa Mayer: Twerking, Lounging and Mixed Messages

"Why are Feminists Judging Miley Cyrus?" is the title of a recent Rush Limbaugh show. Although I find Limbaugh horrendous, this question was also in … [Read more...]

Wendy Davis: from Trailer Park to Style Icon

Wendy Davis, the State Senator from Texas, who famously sported pink sneakers to filibuster for 13 hours on the Texas Senate floor in an attempt to … [Read more...]

Drugs, Rape and Political Terror: Interview With Isabel Allende on Her Latest Novel Maya’s Notebook

When I asked Isabel Allende for a quote from one of the many rave reviews of her latest novel, Maya's Notebook, she responded with this one: An … [Read more...]

Women’s Friendships: The Forgotten Priority?

Wisdom comes when we hold the possibility that there might be a better way to approach life. -- Shasta Nelson, Friendships Don't Just Happen As a … [Read more...]