Congrats to all Boston Marathon Participants!

We want to start our weekly round-up by extending our congratulations to everyone who competed in the Boston Marathon yesterday.  Boston Strong!


Now…on to the latest updates from some of our awesome speakers, activists and change makers:


Head over to the American Scientist and check out Dr. Ainissa Ramirez‘  newly published essay entitled, “A Wire Across the Ocean“.


Cosmopolitan includes Lilly Ledbetter atop their list of 10 Incredible Women Who Have Fought for Equal Pay.


In this short video Scholar and author Stephanie Coontz takes us on a whirlwind historical tour that will change everything you thought you knew about the institution of marriage:


That’s all for this week! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the latest!