Posts tagged "half the sky"

What We Missed: The Frisky Staffs Talks About Two Great Documentaries & Wonders How Tim Riggins Would Vote

On this week's episode of "What We Missed," I totally bite it! So clutzy. Also, Ami and Jessica were both super pumped about a new documentary they saw called "Girl Model," which takes a disturbing look at how model scouts go to small Eastern European villages and scout girls as young as 12 and 13,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 12, 2012

Tonight: “Half The Sky,” NYT Columnist Nicholas Kristof’s Film About Women’s Rights

We haven't read Half The Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity For Women Worldwide yet because we're lazy, though we've heard glowing reviews about the book by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and his wife, Sheryl Wu Dunn. Fortunately, tonight is a one-night-only film screening of a special "Half The Sky" event at hundreds of…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 4, 2010