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In honor of #LoveYourPetDay, hereโ€™s a video of @oprah talking about her dogs. ๐Ÿ˜ All 5 of them. ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•


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โ€œIโ€™d rather try. Not trying โ€“ thatโ€™s when itโ€™s a failure. If youโ€™re trying, youโ€™re not failing, youโ€™re just trying to figure it out.โ€ ๐Ÿ’• Today's #WednesdayWisdom by @Ciara is everything. ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿพ #MAKERSConference


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โ€œThe two most important things for every human being is their health and their happiness.โ€ โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’ช Carolyn Everson, VP of Global Marketing Solutions @facebook, has a leadership philosophy that we can DEFINITELY get behind. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’ฅ #MAKERSConference @carolyneverson


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Iโ€™ve never seen anything more accurate. ๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™€๏ธ via @femalecollective


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โ€œGo out and increase your financial literacy. Get your head in that 'I also' space -- 'I also' want, 'I also' deserve. Because financial equity is not the only tool we have. But in this fight, gives us more power to rewrite the rules." โœŠ๐Ÿ’ธ @moj giving us all the #MondayMotivation. #MAKERSConference #IALSO


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Shackling incarcerated mothers during labor and childbirth was routine in state prisons until 2019. We need more brave conversations like this to fix injustice. ๐Ÿ‘‰ Full conversation with John Legend, Malika Saada Saar, Lenore Anderson and Robert Rooks via link in bio #MAKERSConference ๐Ÿ™Œ @johnlegend


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"FireMAN" and "PoliceMAN" ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿ‘‰ "FireFIGHTER" and "Police OFFICER" ๐Ÿ‘ Thank you, Regina Wilson, for raising your voice! ๐Ÿ’ฅ#MAKERSConference @reginawilsonvs @fdny @fdnywomen


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Most epic moment EVER.๐Ÿ‘ Nadia Bolz-Weber (@sarcasticlutheran) melted down purity rings to make a vagina sculpture, which she presented as a gift to Gloria Steinem at the #MAKERSConference. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’ฅ
#purityrings #womenempowerment #feminism #womensmovement #gloriasteinem @sarcasticlutheran @sweetbirdstudio
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โ€œItโ€™s gonna take all of us, so letโ€™s go make some noise.โ€ ๐Ÿ“ฃโœŠ Artist and activist @LynzyLab performed her viral hit โ€œItโ€™s a Scary Time (For Boys)" ๐ŸŽถ at the 2019 #MAKERSConference. ๐Ÿ‘‰full performance via link in bio.


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Sharon White-Harrigan was sentenced to prison for over a decade for defending herself against a rapist. Now, sheโ€™s giving back as an activist and advocate for prison reform, helping women prisoners transition back to civilian life as the Clinical Director of the Womenโ€™s Prison Association. โœŠ๐Ÿพโค๏ธ @wpa_nyc #MAKERSConference


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"Tell him how you feel. Donโ€™t always be perfectly stoic as we have been conditioned to pretend we are...." - @jameelajamilofficial special message to mothers, sisters and aunties to help dismantle the toxic masculinity that indoctrinates men. โœŠ Full speech in bio. ๐Ÿ’ฅ #MAKERSConference


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