FORBES: Prefer your savasana with a side of passport stamps? Souljourn Yoga founder Jordan Ashley believes both are essential to wellness. Also essential? Giving back to the global community, young women especially. Finding your zen in beautiful places for an even more beautiful cause? Namaste, indeed.
ROAR JOURNAL: I found myself in the unlikely position earlier a week ago of calling up a hundred residents of my hometown of Harding, New Jersey, to advocate for two pro-choice Democratic female candidates for the township committee
POPSUGAR: At a Christmas party in SoHo this past December, a friend of mine — mid-20s, Ivy League educated, ardent New Yorker — explained her voting habits thusly: "Well, I voted for [Donald] Trump because of what it would look like to men if I had to say I didn't."
(30 September 2017)
Letter from Jordan & Palestine: Feminist Solidarity Bridges the Cultural Gap
ROAR JOURNAL: “There are three genders in the Arabic world: Men, Arabic women, and foreign women.” It was the night before I was set to depart for Palestine and Jordan, and I was having drinks with a friend of mine who had just returned to New York City from Lebanon.
CRITICAL PUBLISHING CREATIVE JOURNALISM: It’s too dangerous to be a journalist in Syria right now so Syria Direct is training young Syrian Journalists in Jordan to be objective when interviewing witnesses via social media.