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Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide is Coming to Independent Lens!

Based on the bestselling book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, the series Half the Sky:¬†Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide¬†will premiere as a special presentation on Independent Lens in Fall 2012. The project is a cornerstone of the recently announced Women and Girls Lead campaign. ITVS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting announced … READ MORE

Women and Girls Lead: A New Public Media Initiative

It has been a pretty exciting week around here. On Monday, President and CEO of the Independent Television Service Sally Jo Fifer announced the launch of an ambitious multiyear, multiplatform campaign to bring the powerful storytelling power of independent media to bear on issues surround women and girls worldwide. On Tuesday, we premiered Bhutto, the … READ MORE