“The Reset” Agenda

June 17, 2020

“Going back to normal” is unacceptable to us, many people of color, and marginalized and underrepresented communities. The COVID-19 pandemic has globally exposed the systemic and historical failures and oppression

A Statement from our Founder

June 6, 2020

I have tried to put my feelings and thoughts into words for the last week, starting and stopping...because I am exhausted, I am heartbroken, I am in pain. So, this

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Well, Why Don’t You Run

August 8, 2019

The typical response some of us women of color seem to get when we express our frustrations and exhaustion with the current systems we have to navigate and live in

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Closing the Pay Gap for

August 7, 2019

On August 22, 2019, Speak Truth Summit, in partnership with Lean In Women of Color Chicago and The Impact Alliance NFP is hosting a panel discussion at The Wing to raise

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Speak Your Truth At the

July 25, 2019

Our amazing Healthcare & Wellness Task force is led by former Illinois MCH Title V Director Andrea Palmer, MPH, MBA, CHSM, University of Chicago faculty and trauma surgeon Priya Prakash, MD,

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Speak Truth Creator Joins United

July 24, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2019 CONTACT women@civicnation.org United State of Women Announces Three Chicago Ambassadors to Lead Local Gender Equity Movements Chicago, IL. -- Yesterday, the United State of

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Doctor, Can You See Me

July 23, 2019

Whether you are a physician, surgeon, nurse, or technician, being a health care or wellness practitioner is a stressful and taxing state of being. With strenuous demands and pressures created

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WoC Provide Each Other With

March 19, 2019

Thank you to all the women who joined us for powerful and authentic discussion and sharing at our first Speak & Share! Mark your calendars for our second one on