Ensler’s hope and goal is for each individual girl to “empower her authentic self.”
Gbowee said, “You can’t talk about maternal mortality without looking at the implications of peace and conflict.”
Gloria Steinem has repeatedly stressed the importance of women sharing their personal stories as a way to add their voices to the human record. This was the strength of The Daily Beast’s three-day event.
The film interweaves the stories of three women who are each transforming the world through individual actions. One is changing the way that people think. The other two are building understanding and relationships, impelled by the pain of their personal experiences.