Month: September 2021

Sima Wali

Sima Wali

As president of Refugee Women in Development, a nonprofit organization that she established in the US in 1981 after fleeing Afghanistan for fear of communist persecution, Sima Wali raised international awareness of the plight of Afghan women, and raised millions of dollars in funding for women-led Afghan organizations, in her own “jihad for social justice …

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I’m Mad

From 9-11, to Afghanistan, to Texas abortion law; the Loud Women are MAD and letting it all out in this episode. With so much violence and oppression against women, you’ll be confused if we’re talking about the Taliban or the U.S. government….and you’ll be mad too. 

Phoebe Apperson Hearst

Phoebe Apperson Hearst

Born December 3, 1852 Phoebe Apperson Hearst was born to affluent farmers Randolph Walker Apperson and Drucilla (Whitmore) Apperson in Franklin County, Missouri. She is the mother of newspaper mogul William Randolf Hearst. After her husband passed in 1891,  Phoebe used her fortune to help multiple organizations, especially University of California at Berkley. Her contributions …

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Back to School

Some students are already back to school, others join in after Labor Day. We thought COVID would be behind us right? But instead we’re watching people implode over vaccines and mask mandates. The Loud Women weigh in on the craziness that encompasses the return to school.