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From Diplomat Artist Buzz: Fond memories of a mid-1960’s TV and Oscar movie icon as well as champion of mental health. R.I.P. — More —

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In the film “Thelma & Louise” Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis did not portray role models, at least in the most conformist sense.  Nonetheless, those characters differ in at least the current focus on women/girls as “hyper-sexualized” female characters judged by their appearance says Geena Davis.09-22-2014Geena_Davis
http://diplomatartist.com/lack-of-female-role-models-in-family-friendly-media/

Blog Report: SLAVERY OR TECHNOLOGY: TWO DIFFERENT VISIONS FOR GIRLS’ FUTURE, By Ambassador Mo
As the world notes that almost 90 million girls worldwide are involved in child labor, and almost half of those in its most abusive form, the UN has sought to set another vision of what is possible – encouraging/empowering young women/girls to secure their place in tech careers. –More–
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Blog Report: ENCOURAGING WOMEN & GIRLS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) By, Ambassador Mo

Information technologies as a means to empower women & girls is theme of 2012 “World Telecommunication & Information Society Day.” President of Argentina, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner; Chairperson of Chinese company Huawei, Sun Yafang, & US Oscar-winning actress & rights advocate Geena Davis, will be awarded World Telecommunication and Information Society Award. –More–

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