In this episode of Great Woman Theory, our hosts continue discussing the life and achievements of Nellie Bly, the pen name of Elizabeth Cochrane. Learn all about her trip around the world in 80 days, her novels, and her stint as an industrialist, before heading back to her one true love, journalism. Listen on iTunes.Listen on Spotify.… Read more
In honour of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, we dedicate this article to Claire Parry, killed by a police officer on 9 May 2020. By Jessica Sutton and Patrick McTague. Last week, the UK police announced a new initiative being trialed to help prevent violence against women and girls. The… Read more
Content warning: this episode contains discussion of mental health and mental institutions that may be distressing to some listeners. In this episode of Great Woman Theory, our hosts discuss the early life and achievements of one of the first investigative journalists, Elizabeth Cochrane, also known under her pen name, Nellie Bly. Called a ‘stunt girl’… Read more
Empowerment through Engagement.
Our goal is both education on women’s rights issues for New Zealand audiences, and empowerment of everyone to engage with women’s rights as human rights.