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Showing Up - Lisa Shannon on conflict minerals, Congolese women, and activism

I had a conversation the other day with Lisa Shannon, independent business owner turned activist for the cause of war-effected Congolese women. She was in Washington, D.C. … Read More»

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Opportunity

I recently had the opportunity to interview activist Lisa Shannon about her organization, Run for Congo Women, and her newly released book, A Thousand Sisters. … Read More»

A Thousand Sisters: My Journey into the Worst Place on Earth to Be a Woman

Just before her 30th birthday, Lisa Shannon was living a “normal” American life. Victorian bungalow, successful business, perfect fiancé. Read More »

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