Half the Sky

Filmed in 10 countries around the world, Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide follows Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as they tell the stories of women making changes in their own lives and communities. Watch the trailer:


You can watch Half the Sky in two parts on PBS October 1st and 2nd. To host your own salon or group discussion after viewing, go here for materials. If you're on Twitter, share your thoughts and support by using #halfthesky.

 

Author

Brooke Edwards

Brooke Edwards is from Little Rock, Arkansas, and started working at Heifer International in 2009 as a writer. She has a master's in social work and a bachelor's degree in psychology. She is married, a mother of two, and a wannabe urban farmer, raising her own chickens and killing most of her vegetable crops.