Dr Vandana Shiva

When I saw my favorite streams and forest disappear in the Himalaya in the early seventies, I took a pledge to fight for the defense of the earth and the living systems, even while I was doing my PHD on the ‘Foundations of Quantum Theory’, and then I discovered this amazing movement of women called ‘Chipko’ – hugging the trees –

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Kristin Ornelas

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): The #WhyITribe community is infinitely important. Knowing there is a community of women that are willing to […]

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Emma Grede

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): Well you’re already You, and you’re the only one who is You – so you might as […]

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Monica Watkins

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): Celebrating who we are is an integral part of acceptance and loving who we are in this […]

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Shade Ashani

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): I used to love the quote “you are allowed to be a masterpiece and a work in […]

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Stephanie L. Schierholz

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): Each person is imbued with uniqueness and therefore worthy of being celebrated for their unique humanity. When […]

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Anna Ptak

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): I think celebrating who we are is the first step to moving forward in our own identities. […]

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Erin Ducharme Waters

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): There’s this narrative starting from very early ages, that girls can be anything they want to be… […]

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Mulan Itoje

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): It’s important to celebrate who we already are because its an act of self love. The present […]

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Priyanka Bose

WHYITRIBE (THE REASON YOU THINK IT’S IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE WHO YOU ALREADY ARE): We live in interesting times. Although representatives of who we are is very well rounded, we are […]

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