Month: January 2011

Ugandan LGBT Advocate Killed

Ugandan LGBT Advocate Killed

David Kato, an LGBT advocate and spokesperson with Sexual Minorities Uganda, was found bludgeoned to death in his home near the Ugandan capital of Kampala. It is currently unclear if his death is linked to his activism, but his name was included in a published […]

Portrait of Renewal

Portrait of Renewal

My mornings begin with the sound of parrots.  I shake off the dust of dreams, stumble onto the veranda, play my Kabir shabads, and focus on the rain forest as I move and breathe on my yoga mat.  My parents cook up breakfast inside: Punjabi […]

Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, gave a stunning TED talk, offering women pursuing careers three pieces of practical advice, short and sweet.  Sit at the table.  Make your partner a real partner.  And don’t leave before you leave. Sandberg says that her generation is not going […]