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Kalina Błażejowska
Kalina Błażejowska Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Couples therapy "rock star" Esther Perel presents a revolutionary approach to our society's understanding of infidelity and marriage.
Ada Petriczko
Ada Petriczko Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Famed for her roles in Pedro Almodovar's films, Spanish actress Rossy de Palma discusses Spain's counterculture movement and why she would choose to experience pain over feeling nothing at all.
Paula Szewczyk
Paula Szewczyk Wysokie Obcasy, Global
When we have these thoughts, it’s worth considering whose opinion it truly is, advises psychologist Katarzyna Korpolewska.
Celebrated British author Zadie Smith discusses motherhood, technology and how women have naturally furthered the development of the novel genre.
Agnieszka Jucewicz
Agnieszka Jucewicz Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Blaming a corporation for being profit-oriented, nasty and full of gossip is only an excuse, says psychologist Roman Cieślak -- it’s not the corporation that's so bad, it's the people in it.
Elizabeth Walsh
Elizabeth Walsh International Producer, Europe
Last Friday, in an unprecedented show of unity, every Irish country -- bar one -- voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment banning abortion. We take a look at how a "woman's issue" can -- finally -- become a matter of human rights.
Zuzanna Ziomecka
Zuzanna Ziomecka Gazeta Wyborcza, Poland
The abortion debate has gone cross eyed in Europe this week as Ireland prepares to vote on loosening its draconian abortion laws, while Slovakia discusses restricting its liberal ones. The prompt came from a right wing man. Surprised?
Ludwika Włodek
Ludwika Włodek Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Following a wave of arrests in early 2018, people have stopped going out into the streets, but rage still simmers within.
Alexandra Borchardt
Alexandra Borchardt Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
A comparative study by the European Journalism Observatory (EJO) revealed this week what has been obvious all along, but now it has some tough numbers to back it up. 41% of all stories were written by men and only 23% by women.
Agnieszka Jucewicz
Agnieszka Jucewicz Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Why do so many struggle to be happy in today's fast paced world? Psychologist Bartłomiej Dobroczyński suggests that maybe it's just a matter of learning to live in the moment.
Paulina Reiter
Paulina Reiter Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Chimpanzees need our help more than ever, but so do poor populations around the globe. Noted environmental activist, Jane Goodall, links poverty with climate change and calls on developed countries to act ethically.
Elizabeth Walsh
Elizabeth Walsh International Producer, Europe
5 sexual predators in Spain were sentenced for assault, not rape. There and in 23 other European countries, rape laws do not include a provision for consent, which can mean that if there was no violence, it wasn't rape.
Paulina Reiter
Paulina Reiter Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Marriage is hard because remaining mindful of loved ones is not easy. Israel’s most famous living author, Amos Oz, shares his thoughts on love and and the importance of laughter.
Elizabeth Walsh
Elizabeth Walsh International Producer, Europe
On May 3, World Press Freedom Day felt like a call to action. With rising obstacles to freedom and threats of harassment, not only female journalists but all women have much at stake: who will be left to tell our stories if we are silenced?
Agnieszka Jucewicz
Agnieszka Jucewicz Wysokie Obcasy, Global
"Lovely" women clean, mind the kids, run to work, come home, make dinner and stay up all night baking a birthday cake. Their bodies say: “Go to bed!” but their minds scream: “No! You can’t let anybody down, you’re nice, you’re lovely!”
 Cathrin Kahlweit
Cathrin Kahlweit Sueddeutsche Zeitung, United Kingdom
The British home secretary Amber Rudd resigned shortly before Labour Day in the wake of a scandal that sheds an awful light on her, Prime Minister Theresa May and the whole immigration policy of the UK.
Zuzanna Ziomecka
Zuzanna Ziomecka Gazeta Wyborcza, Poland
Ron Heifetz, one of the world's leading authorities on leadership, talks about the dangers facing those trying to lead great social change, and reveals lessons from the mistakes and victories of Martin Luther King.
Editorial Team
Editorial Team NewsMavens, Europe
Anger gives us the power to say: “I disagree” and leads us to a deeper understanding of ourselves. Psychologist Danuta Golec explains how to use anger wisely without hurting ourselves or others.
Editorial Team
Editorial Team NewsMavens, Europe
Though her dystopian books describe a future that is getting closer and closer to reality, Atwood is not a prophet. Just well read and realistic. And she says we’re headed for trouble.
Alexandra Borchardt
Alexandra Borchardt Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
That the media doesn’t seem to care much about the impact of Brexit on EU citizens is sad news for everybody who believes in the free movement of people, the exchange of talent and the mutual support Europeans should give each other.
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