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Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Completing the Past... Building Bridges to the Future

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I Believe I Can Fly

The song still takes me back. I’m sitting against my locker, headphones on, R Kelly blaring in my ears, tears rolling down my cheeks. … Read More»

Pieces of Me

I stared at the shattered pieces of my soul that lay on the floor at my feet. Who am I now? I thought. He stole me from me and now I am no longer. … Read More»

Last Week

Last week I had a story to tell. I knew who I was and I couldn’t wait to get it down. Last week I was going to tell you that on March 13, 1998 I took 95 aspirin and lay down to die. … Read More»


I wrote this in January 2003 after spending four months living in my car. I hadn't spoken to my best friend, my rock, in 6 months after a horrible fight. … Read More»


I wish I could say I love you, but I don’t. In fact, maybe it’s a relief. You gave me life, and I’ve given you nothing. Not now anyway. I tried to love you many times—I used to think I did. … Read More»

To my birth father

The loss you feel makes me sad. It makes me feel worse knowing only I can fill it, but won't. I feel the loss too, and only you could fill it too, but I won't let you. … Read More»

Passion Ignites

I'm so excited with anticipation that I cannot sleep. VOF...what an opportunity! … Read More»

Living Her Dreams

Hi everyone! I just had to share this video. … Read More»

In my own backyard

In the last 6 months the parking lot behind my building has become filled with children playing. … Read More»

I'm not the Indian you had in mind

A short clip breaking through stereotypes … Read More»

Thank you Africa

In 2008 I spent time in Uganda and it transformed the way I see the world. … Read More»

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