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What’s been comforting you through these dark times? Have you read any good books? Fell in love with a television series? The Loud Women share their picks for binge worthy material.
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 …
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.
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 …
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.
From lack of pockets to lack of “Fs”….the Loud women talk about what it means to be a woman in 2021: The unrealistic expectations, the fear of failure, the fragility of our bodies, and the ability to still find time for joy.
Mamie Phipps Clark was an American social psychologist who, along with her husband Kenneth Clark, focused on the development of self-consciousness in black preschool children. Mamie Phipps Clark was born in Hot Springs, Ark., in 1917. Her research on racial identity and self-esteem helped pave the way for future research on self-concept among minorities.
Sometimes you gotta vent. The Delta variant of COVID paired with kiddos going back to school is making this a particularly stressful time. The Loud Women shine a light on mental wellbeing and how they are keeping it together the best they can.
In the early 20th century, at a time when matters surrounding family planning or women’s healthcare were not spoken in public, Margaret Sanger founded the birth control movement and became an outspoken and life-long advocate for women’s reproductive rights. In her later life, Sanger spearheaded the effort that resulted in the modern birth control pill.