Game Makers Hope People Will Want to Save Women From Genital Mutilation…

A new Facebook game inspired by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof's book Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, in which players are tasked with the goal of "raising awareness" of issues like female genital mutilation, child prostitution, and sex trafficking, launches early next… » 2/18/13 10:00am 2/18/13 10:00am

Nicholas Kristof Isn't Pretending To Be Serious About International…

Tomorrow, theaters in the U.S. and Canada will screen a short film Marisa Tomei co-directed about a woman fighting Ethiopian bride abduction, plus taped appearances by India.Arie, Angelique Kidjo, and others, in a fundraiser linked to Half The Sky. [Fathom] » 3/03/10 2:40pm 3/03/10 2:40pm

Nick Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn Talk Half The Sky With Oprah

Oprah dedicated today's show to a star-studded discussion of the issues facing women around the world. Inviting Nicholas Kristof and his wife and co-author, Sheryl WuDunn to discuss their book Half the Sky, the conversation was both enlightening and frustrating. » 12/01/09 8:00pm 12/01/09 8:00pm