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Own It – 5 Ways to Use Motherhood to Reimagine Your Career.

Being a mom presents a host of new challenges – as well as opportunities to reassess your career priorities.

When All You Feel is Guilt: A Letter to New Working Moms

From one working mom to another: “I want you to know that I know how it feels.”

Why I Changed My Mind About Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

“She is the reason I went to work, and the reason I didn’t want to.”

For Men to Lean In at Home, Women Need to Lean Back

As more men take the lead at home—and more women given them the freedom to do so—everyone will benefit.

So You Want to Be a Male Feminist?

Michael Kimmel shares 12 do’s and don’ts for guys who want to be feminists.

Dads Doing Both: Helpful Hints for the Man Who Wants to Win at Home and Work

Read tips from Ray Arata on how men can succeed in supporting the women in their lives.

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He Named Me Malala

Watch this powerful documentary about Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot and severely wounded by the Taliban while returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley.

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Girls and Sports

9 Things We Wouldn’t Have Without Title IX

Enjoy 9 sports moments that wouldn’t exist without Title IX, which 43 years ago ended sex discrimination in schools.

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TV and Film

The Gender-Stereotype Busting Ads That Won the Glass Lion Award

For the first time ever, an award called the “Glass Lion” honors ads that address prejudice.

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“Dads, Take Your Leave”

15 fathers make their case for paternity leave.

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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Are Now Action Figures

Soon, you can pretend that the famous comedy duo are your friends in real life!

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Taking Risks

Booyeon Lee Allen

A U.S. Foreign Service Officer encourages students in South Korea to lean in and fight their fears.

Taking Risks

Reese Witherspoon

An actress overcomes her anxiety to aid a meaningful cause for women.

Member Stories

Bob Wright

A stay-at-home dad shows that men can take care of the kids, too.

Mentors & Role Models

Tiffany Dufu

An early lesson provides a lifelong path for a courageous young woman.

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