His Story

His Story

I must admit, I love checking my We Talk Women email. Here’s a perfect example of why. Meet Kayrond, a spoken word artist who wanted me to feature his piece. I was skeptical at first but after I watched this video, I was nothing but moved and grateful he reached out to me. In Kayrond’s […]

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‘Tis the season!

‘Tis the season!

The holidays are just around the corner and no matter what you celebrate, you might need some gift ideas and suggestions of where to shop? Here’s a list of 5 stores that I love because they sell beautiful products that empower women! Lotus Wonders Headed up by Mehrak Mehrvar (sweetest person alive), this store offers […]

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Inside the head of an “activist”

Inside the head of an “activist”

It’s like being on a roller coaster. I never proclaimed to be an activist until a friend of mine insisted that my work for We Talk Women puts me in that category. He jokingly said that I might be on some police list for the city because I bring people together and organize events on […]

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How I Became a Peshmerga

How I Became a Peshmerga

My journey to becoming a women’s rights activist began when I was a young child in Kurdistan, Iran and I attended a wedding with my family. At one point during the celebration, everything changed. The guests, who had been eating, dancing and laughing minutes before, began shouting – and I saw the bride crying in […]

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