Reminders from #StandwithWendy
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Reminders from #StandwithWendy

Anyone who was up after midnight on the East Coast Tuesday might have noticed a stream of tweets with the hashtag #StandwithWendy. At first I wasn’t going to tune in. It was after midnight and I knew I had a long day Wednesday. But after reading several tweets (shout out to @jennpozner & @veronicaeye) I … Continue reading

Double-Latte Selection January 2012 – BLACK GIRLS ROCK!
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Double-Latte Selection January 2012 – BLACK GIRLS ROCK!

Happy New Year! This post marks the one year anniversary of the Double-Latte Project. I started this project as a way to give back in a small way and to highlight some great organizations and people in my corner of the internet. In 2011, I focused on the following three areas: Women & Politics, Public … Continue reading

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NEW: The Edna Award $10,000 Award for a Young Woman Leader in the Social Justice Movement

Author’s Note: I heard about this new opportunity from a contact in my network. Feel free to share with others that you know. Also, the emphasis in this post is mine.  *Press Release for Immediate Release April 19, 2011 Contact: Sarah Massey, sarah@massey-media.com 202-445-1169* The Berger-Marks Foundation Announces The Edna Award $10,000 Award for a Young Woman Leader … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project April 2011: Running Start
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Double-Latte Project April 2011: Running Start

Running Start has to be one of the best discoveries I have made doing school work (well beyond tools that directly help me to do my school work better). A few years back I did a graduate certificate in PACs and Political Management and in my PAC class we had to do a project about … Continue reading

Applications Now Open! Running Start’s National YWPL High School Program
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Applications Now Open! Running Start’s National YWPL High School Program

Please forward the below information to any high school aged young women you know, this is a FREE program except for a $10 application fee and travel costs. The application is due 16 Feb 2011! I have placed some information about the retreat below but I encourage you to visit www.runningstartonline.org to view the application and to learn … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 11 June 2010

Author’s Note: So I have not posted anything in awhile but I have found myself reading so many articles that I thought it would be best to pick things back up again. As always even if I’m not posting I am reading. Check out what I’m reading via my Google page. Enjoy the post! -DNMP … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 5 March 2010

Author Note To those that read this blog regularly, thank you :), you may have noticed that I have not listed many political posts lately. I am working on this but I have to admit that I am VERY disgruntled with the US political system and how it works. As a result, I have not … Continue reading