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To Meryl Streep, Our Shining Star

By Womens Voices for Change
By Cecilia Ford, Ph.D. Few would argue that Meryl Streep is the best actress of our generation. If awards are a measure of anything, she can claim  a record 15 Oscar nominations (two wins);  an astonishing record of 25 Golden Globe nominations (six awards); and has won prizes from every other imaginable group and organization relating to film, drama, theatre,…
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The Wednesday Five: Best Longreads of the Week

By Women's Voices For Change
In this week's Wednesday Five we share with you the best Longreads of the week with features on legendary Cosmo editor Helen Gurley Brown, how Meryl Streep won her first Oscar, pioneering astronomer Vera Rubin, the slapstick anarchists of “Broad City," and Lifetime as one of the best places in Hollywood for women.
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The Wednesday 5: Women in the News

By Women's Voices For Change
Meryl Streep fully funds a screenwriters' lab for women writers over 40; more stars are making Hollywood a better place for women; a returning soldier surprises his son in the best use of a photobomb we've seen; a new company aims to make breast cancer gene testing less cumbersome and more affordable for women; and a list of 10 groundbreaking women of science we all need to know about.
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Film & Television

Moms at the Movies

By Alexandra MacAaron
Happy Mother’s Week! Whether you watch with a mother or someone who made you a mother, you’ll find these titles an excellent reminder of maternal strength, courage, conviction — and sometimes comedy and complications.
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