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Colorado Project Teaches Job, Life Skills to Help Women Combat Poverty, December 17, 2008
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presented by Ray Suarez, 1946-; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2008), 8 mins
Armed with $500 worth of beans, two women founded a non-profit group in Denver to empower impoverished women by teaching them workplace skills and providing jobs to the chronically homeless and unemployed.
presented by Ray Suarez, 1946-; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2008), 8 mins
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Freedom Project, Canada's Stolen Daughters
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Freedom Project (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 22 mins
Many of Canada's indigenous people live in remote, isolated communities -- and that makes them prime targets for sex traffickers.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Freedom Project (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 22 mins
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Fresh Money, How one woman is disrupting the flower business
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Fresh Money (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
In Silicon Valley, where female CEOs are rare, Farmgirl Flowers founder Christina Stembel is beating the odds by reinventing flower delivery.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Fresh Money (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, Defiant: Not One of the Boys
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins
Adeline Gray is the best female wrestler in the world in her weight class. She's on a mission to prove that femininity is synonymous with strength, and says that while she grew up beating boys on the mat, it was challenging them that made her the wrestler she is today.
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, Girls Who Shred
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins

In the male-dominated world of skateboarding, women face significant challenges in gaining exposure. But Valeria Kechichian is working to change that. In 2010, she co-founded Longboard Girls Crew, an international community that supports and promotes women in action sports. What started with a viral skating video...

produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, Ichigo Ichie: Fighting Sexism with Sushi
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins

In Japanese society, women are not traditionally trained to become sushi masters. Myths persist that women’s hands are too warm for raw fish, their makeup will block their sense of smell and their menstrual cycles affect their sense of taste. Nadeshiko Sushi is challenging all of that with Japan’s first and on...

produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, Las Muchachas de Mariachi
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produced by Great Big Story; performed by Mariachi Flor de Toloache, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins
Mariachi is a folkloric tradition as macho as it is Mexican. Eight years ago, Mireya Ramos and Shae Fiol sought to up-end convention and founded Mariachi Flor de Toloache, New York City’s first all-female mariachi band.

With their bandmates Julie Acosta and Eunice Aparicio, the musicians traded in traditional mar...

produced by Great Big Story; performed by Mariachi Flor de Toloache, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, Strike, Block, Empower
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins

SheFighter is the first self-defense studio of its kind in the Middle East. Founded by Lina Khalifeh, the Jordan-based studio teaches women to defend themselves while empowering them to have a voice in society. Thanks to Khalifeh, more than 12,000 women have trained at SheFighter.

This video is from the Human Cond...

produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, A Cricket League of Their Own
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
When Aïna Coscollola began working with a group of teenage girls from Pakistan who had recently moved to Barcelona, she came up with a unique approach to tackling the self-confidence and language challenges that many of these young immigrants faced. She started an all-women’s cricket team. Cricket, the most pop...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, Around the World with 150 Clash Babes
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
Jett Blackheart comes from the (very) small town of Newcastle, Texas. With a population of just 506, Newcastle might seem like an unlikely home base for a global network of titanic female “Clash of Clans” players. How did it happen? After giving a mystery game her daughter downloaded a try, Blackheart was hook...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
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