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Check out our latest interview, featuring the super talented Lebanese filmmaker Niam Itani: http://nocountryforyoungwomen.com/…/niam-itani-30s-filmmak…/

A Q&A with Niam Itani, a talented filmmaker and producer working in between Lebanon and the United States.
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"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." – Helen Keller #quotes http://nocountryforyoungwomen.com/…/…/quotes-helen-keller-3/

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Dear LEGO, please give us more options for girls and produce the female scientists series! (via Brave Girls Want) #BraveGirlsWant #changetheratio

Girls and boys, and their families, would like to see a balance of male/female Minifigs in their LEGO play and building. This series shows smart,...
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Made my day: National Aeronautics and Space Administration - NASA picks 8 new astronauts, 4 of them are women. #changetheratio

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA has eight new astronauts — its first new batch in four years.The space agency announced its newest astronaut class Monday. Among the lucky candidates: the first female fighter pilot to become an astronaut in nearly two decades. A female helicopter pilot also is in th...
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MAKERS
May 2, 2013

She was ranked first in her law class but was turned down by 14 firms upon graduation.

That didn't stop her from breaking countless legal and professional barriers for women.

WATCH Ruth Bader Ginsburg's story: http://aol.it/17zK2zi

Study: "Looking At Female Role Models May Make Women Better Leaders"

Could simply looking at a photograph of Hillary Clinton while you're giving a speech make you a better public speaker? A new study on female leadership says yes.
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Today is Equal Pay Day and women still make only 77 cents for every dollar earned by men. The Levo League has launched a special site with amazing resources for salary negotiations: http://www.ask4more2day.com

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JOIN THE MOVEMENT!!!

We have come up with this plan of action to help you build the skills and gain the confidence to #Ask4More. Sign up for a week-long email series, Local Levo workshops, and valuable connections:

http://levo.im/16s6cRP

“Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.” - Margaret Thatcher

No Country for Young Women added a new photo to the album: Inspiring Words.

"A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong she is until you put her in hot water" – Eleanor Roosevelt

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No Country for Young Women added a new photo to the album: Inspiring Words.

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence" – Helen Keller

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No Country for Young Women added a new photo to the album: Inspiring Words.

Inspiring words from Sheryl Sandberg: "If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat. Just get on." (via Levo League)

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Makers: Former Congresswoman Pat Schroeder on arriving in Washington after winning her seat.

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Former Congresswoman Pat Schroeder on arriving in Washington after winning her seat.

LIKE if you're watching "MAKERS: Women Who Make America" on PBS. If not, tune-in NOW!

“I want every little girl who is told they're bossy to be told instead, 'You have leadership skills.'" – Sheryl Sandberg talking about Lean In on 60 Minutes

Happy International Women's Day!!! And a HUGE thank you to the women & organizations that are passionate advocates for gender equality: 85 Broads, Levo League, Makers, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, Miss Representation, Women's Media Center, Women Innovate Mobile, Women@NASA, La Barbe-groupe d'action féministe, UN Women... and the list could go on and on. Keep up the inspiring work!

Great advice from The Levo League: "We need to be each other's supporters and allies." So true! Please share widely.

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Combat jealousy at work:

"Turn envy into productivity. Instead of comparing yourself with your colleague, learn about the ways you can better yourself by asking for advice or guidance."

http://bit.ly/W81XLZ

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." ~ Eleanor Roosevelt