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The Wednesday Five: Champion Women

By Women's Voices For Change
This week, as we continue to celebrate the global trailblazing women making and breaking records at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, we've curated five groundbreaking TED Talks by women in sports, or as we like to call them, Champion Women. Their shared grit and determination as long-distance swimmers, tennis icons, paralympic record breakers, marathon builders for peace, and pro snowboarders, are sure to motivate and inspire.
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Wednesday 5: ‘Women of Change’ for Whom We’re Thankful This Year

By Women's Voices For Change
In this week's Wednesday 5, we share with you five women (although we could share with you 100 times more) we're incredibly thankful for this Thanskgiving. And we didn't have to look far—they are right here in our Women's Voices vast family. These women move us, challenge us, inspire us, and make us laugh. On the eve of Thanksgiving, we share with you their stories and the valuable life lessons they've shared with us and our readers over the course of the year.
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Wednesday 5: Women Inventors, First Artists Were Women, Diana Nyad, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler

By Women's Voices For Change
What do the submarine telescope, windshield wipers, and the circular saw all have in common? They were all invented by women; Nigerian filmmaker Chika Anadu is breaking ground for women in film; a new study suggests that much of Paleolithic cave art was done by women; Diana Nyad on God, spirituality, and humanity; and Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are back hosting the Golden Globes for two more years!
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