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Our selection of videos on this month's theme: foresight and women.

 

Catharine A. MacKinnon Lectures on the Future of Gender

"Gender:The Future" part 1 (intro)
"Gender:The Future" part 2
"Gender:The Future" part 3
"Gender:The Future" part 4 (The Swedish Model)

 

 

 

 

Michelle Obama in South Africa 2011
The First Lady of the US talks to women in South Africa.

 

 

Women -15 Global Challenges
How can the changing status of women improve the human condition?

 

 

2011 Gender Studies Symposium: Gender in the Future
With 30 events taking place over the course of three days, the Gender Studies Symposium at Lewis & Clark seeks to inspire conversation about where gender may be headed in the future.

 

2010 Gender Studies Symposium: Gender in the Future
Students, faculty members, and featured guests lead three days of discussions on topics including how biology influences identity and how science shapes parenthood.



Wangari Maathai: Money Alone Won't Help Africa

Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai argues that well-intentioned aid to Africa may have unexpected negative consequences. She draws from Sharon Stone's pledge to buy anti-malaria bed nets in Tanzania to explain why money alone will not solve Africa's problems.

 

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