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By Maya Frai, Managing Editor

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2018 is coined the “Year of the Woman.” The last time we said this was 26 years ago, in 1992, when a surge of women candidates ran for office and won. …


Interview with the Founder of MaGIC, CityPockets and Reclip.It, and the #MovingForward Campaign

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By Maya Frai, Managing Editor

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This past summer, I met someone who told me that one of the books that truly opened her eyes was Naomi Alderman’s The Power. Although the book is speculative fiction in its exaggeration of a woman’s physical power, Alderman provides a commentary on the inherent power of women and when unleashed, women become unstoppable. It resets our current landscape depicting an alternate reality while still trying to expose provocative truths of today’s society.

It made me think about the power imbalance that so often divides our society. Power is interpreted in an economic, political, and social sense and has typically put women at a disadvantage. But who’s to say how much power women should or should not have? …

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