I would never have made it through my first 70.3 using a traditional swim coach.
Before you enthusiastically chirp "Way to go!" and "You're looking great!" to your athlete friends-in-training, STOP. Pause. You mean well, sure, and your athlete loves you for it, but those words might NOT be the best way to help. Triathlete.com June 2022
Mass media shapes everything - and it's nearly all made by men. Read what we can do.
Because understanding the root causes of IPV is the only way to make real, long-term change.
Root causes, people, root causes = the real approach to social change. Because just treating symptoms is not enough. Achieving gender equality is a tough, long-term problem, which is why at Together Women Rise we want to spend our time on root causes, on changing the systems that aren't working. Together Women Rise November 2021.
Diverse competencies - skills we can use and the facts we know - are absolutely critical to a meaningful, purposeful, sane adult life.
The real talk about what 'systems change' means. And no, your eyes won't glaze over.
Sexual harassment at work is a form of corruption: we need to revise our mindsets and our legal systems to effectively combat this age-old problem. Albany Times-Union May 2021.
This list is designed mainly for educators and those who attended my webinars or lectures. Resources abound and these will help you get started! Enjoy!
Helping victims of gender-based violence is something everyone can get behind: rape crisis centers, domestic violence hot lines, self-defence classes for young girls. No. Just no more. I refuse to support this. Because until we start talking about the root causes of GBV, and addressing those, we are not really helping end the problem. In fact, we may be enabling it's continuation. Sarasota Herald Tribune November 2020.