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Fight Man’s Presumption To Power – Michelle Obama

Fight Man’s Presumption To Power – Michelle Obama

Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama on Thursday urged girls to resist the “imposter syndrome” she had felt on the way up and fight men for power, saying plenty of them didn’t deserve it. On a trip to Asia to promote girls’ education, Obama contrasted her path to the top as a black woman with […]

‘Let Girls Learn’ Might Be Coming To An End

‘Let Girls Learn’ Might Be Coming To An End

Michelle Obama’s global education program for girls is apparently coming to an end. According to a report by CNN, President Donald Trump’s administration is discontinuing “Let Girls Learn,” the former first lady’s initiative to facilitate educational opportunities for girls in developing countries. Michelle Obama launched “Let Girls Learn” in 2015 “to change the perception of […]

Here’s Who Women On Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List Named As Their Dream Mentors

Here’s Who Women On Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List Named As Their Dream Mentors

You have to hand it to the women of Forbes’ 2017 30 Under 30. When we asked them to name their dream mentors, they dreamed big. Each year, Forbes sends the 600 rising stars on our annual list of exceptional young entrepreneurs a brief questionnaire to get to know them better. Among the questions, alongside […]

Girls Deserve Better – Michelle Obama

Girls Deserve Better  – Michelle  Obama

This week the world celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child, a day that the UN has dedicated to create awareness of gender inequalities faced by girls worldwide. It was a day that also looked at issues surrounding education such as nutrition, legal and medical rights, teenage pregnancy, performance, mismanagement of academic time and […]

President Barack Obama Says, “This Is What a Feminist Looks Like”

President Barack Obama Says, “This Is What a Feminist Looks Like”

There are a lot of tough aspects to being President. But there are some perks too. Meeting extraordinary people across the country. Holding an office where you get to make a difference in the life of our nation. Air Force One. But perhaps the greatest unexpected gift of this job has been living above the […]

Michelle Obama’s Stirring Democratic Convention Speech Brings Crowd To Tears

Michelle Obama’s Stirring Democratic Convention Speech Brings Crowd To Tears

Here, at last, the profound, moving and devastating riposte to Donald Trump that many in America, and the world, had been waiting for. And the antidote to the non-politician came from another non-politician – a mother. Michelle Obama, the first black first lady in American history, gave a 15-minute address to the Democratic national convention […]

Michelle Obama: For Girls, A HeartBreaking Loss — And An Opportunity

Michelle Obama: For Girls, A HeartBreaking Loss — And An Opportunity

Ralphina Feelee lives in Liberia, where the average family gets by on less than two dollars a day, and many families simply can’t afford to educate their daughters. Teen pregnancy rates are high, and pregnant girls are often discouraged from attending school. Sometimes it’s not even safe for girls to attend school in the first […]

OPINION: Welcoming U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama – Behold a Renewed Hope for Liberia

OPINION:  Welcoming U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama – Behold a Renewed Hope for Liberia

Our great, but small nation under God’s command takes overwhelming pride in welcoming U.S First Lady Michelle Obama, her two daughters and her entire entourage to this sweet land of liberty. There is something profound about Liberia. We are a beautiful and green country with 43 percent of the remaining rainforest in West Africa. Liberia […]

News US First Lady Michelle Obama And Daughters Visiting Morroco And Liberia As Part Of ‘Let Girls Learn’ Initiative

News US First Lady Michelle Obama And Daughters Visiting Morroco And Liberia As Part Of ‘Let Girls Learn’ Initiative

Sasha and Malia, – who recently got accepted into Harvard – are accompanying their mum Michelle on the trip to promote the initiative aimed at improving girl’s access to education all across the globe. The trio would be in Morocco and Liberia on the three day trip, and would be joined by Meryl Streep and […]

Michelle Obama And Daughters To Stop Over In Liberia On June 27

Michelle Obama And Daughters To Stop Over In Liberia On June 27

Washington DC — Michelle Obama and her daughters Sasha and Malia Obama are leaving dad behind, this summer, and heading overseas. The First Lady and her teenagers – along with Grandmother Marian Robinson – will travel to Liberia, Morocco and Spain at the end of June and into early July as part of the Let […]

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