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Monthly Archives: June 2015

June 2015 WAM! Entertainment Guide

By Mina Farzad

It’s blockbuster season, the time when corporate media unleashes some of their biggest projects. This summertime programming often translates into marathons of mindless misogynist media, but this year we found a few big-budget projects that put women front and center. …

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We WAM!med at TEDWomen!

By Mina Farzad

WAM! was everywhere at TED Women in Monterey, California last week. Our Executive Director Jamia Wilson hosted a session entitled “Seduce,” where she chatted with speakers from an array of disciplines — from acclaimed banjo players Bela Fleck and Abigail …

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“Women Pitching Left” Inspires Vancouver Writers and Activists

By Jarrah Hodge

Last week Women, Action & The Media (WAM!) Vancouver brought together a packed room of activists, aspiring and practicing journalists, and communications professionals for “Women Pitching Left.” Through an interactive panel and workshop, participants learned from prominent women in journalism …

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June 2015 WAM! Entertainment Guide

By Mina Farzad

It’s blockbuster season, the time when corporate media unleashes some of their biggest projects. This summertime programming often translates into marathons of mindless misogynist media, but this year we found a few big-budget projects that put women front and center. …

Read the full article

We WAM!med at TEDWomen!

By Mina Farzad

WAM! was everywhere at TED Women in Monterey, California last week. Our Executive Director Jamia Wilson hosted a session entitled “Seduce,” where she chatted with speakers from an array of disciplines — from acclaimed banjo players Bela Fleck and Abigail …

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