Issue #13: The Emotional Labor Union is here to empower you πŸ™ŒπŸΌ

Issue #13: The Emotional Labor Union is here to empower you πŸ™ŒπŸΌ

Ever been in search for an outlet to make new friendships with local women? There is a new resource for that! The Emotional Labor Union was created in September 2017 (the same month as Capital Women was created!) in order to allow women to open up to each other, learn from each other, and become vulnerable in a safe space together. In today's podcast, learn about that and much, much more with news and events that are relevant to you below.

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Issue #12: What Ward 6 should know about Lisa Hunter πŸ€”

Issue #12: What Ward 6 should know about Lisa Hunter πŸ€”

Surprise! Normally, Capital Women only publishes on the first and third Monday of every month, but we've got a special guest for today's podcast. Lisa Hunter is a Capitol Hill resident who is currently running to be Washington, D.C.'s Ward 6 Councilmember. In today's interview, learn about what her platforms are, what inspired her to run, and what she believes are her biggest challenges. Be sure to expect more news and events in the following Capital Women issue on February 19.

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Issue #11: How D.C.'s arts culture differs from New York 🎨

Issue #11: How D.C.'s arts culture differs from New York 🎨

Yes, it's that time againβ€”time to start the week off right by checking out a new issue of Capital Women, this time with an interview by the founder of the multi-cultural art platform The Agora Culture. In the new Capital Women podcast, Jessica Stafford Davis will be offering her insight into what she wish she knew when she started collecting art, what local artists are worth keeping an eye on, and how D.C’s art scene may grow and change over the next few years. Also, in the newsletter, expect news on Arlington County Board's first female millennial and a new political artwork projected on the Trump International Hotel.

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Issue #10: Founder of Miss Black USA tells all 😍

Issue #10: Founder of Miss Black USA tells all 😍

What an exciting few weeks it's been! This past weekend, thousands of women marched together for the anniversary of the Women's March. Capital Women was also one of the guests at the Justice Fair in Sixth and I's Empow(HER)ed event, which featured speakers like D.C. Councilmember Brianne Nadeau and President and CEO of the National Women’s Law Center Fatima Goss Graves. Today, it's time to take a look back at this year's Women's March on Washington, a cool upcoming event by women’s social justice a cappella group Song Rise, and another interview for the Capital Women podcast, this time with the founder of the Miss Black USA pageant Karen Arrington.

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Issue #9: Femme Fatale DC, revealed πŸ’œ

Issue #9: Femme Fatale DC, revealed πŸ’œ

It's a brand new year, and, with that, Capital Women is expanding into new territories. From now on, the Q&A section will feature an audio interview with an inspiring woman. In today's podcast episode, readers and listeners will be able to learn about Yasmin Radbod, the owner of the women-focused pop-up, known as Femme Fetale DC. If interested in being featured, be sure to head here.

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Issue #8: An urban farmer speaks about what keeps her rooted in D.C. 🌿

Issue #8: An urban farmer speaks about what keeps her rooted in D.C. 🌿

Happy holidays, dear readers! This will be the last Capital Women newsletter of 2017. Since we started in September 2017, it's been so fun to learn more about how women in the nation's capital are succeedingβ€”and how you can too. This month, the featured female is none other than the founder of an urban farm who talks about what keeps her rooted in this community. Next month, expect a big change happening in Capital Women that is sure to make your reader experience more immersive. 

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Issue #5: Femme Fatale is D.C.'s newest, coolest pop-up 😎

Issue #5: Femme Fatale is D.C.'s newest, coolest pop-up 😎

Get excited! New things are happening in Washington, D.C. that are worth throwing a party about. In NoMa, there's a brand new pop-up filled with women-owned businesses. Below, readers will also be able to take a look at some of the District's coolest fashion designers. And don't forget to check out the National Museum of Women Artists' newest exhibition!

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Issue #3: Meet the 10-year-old restaurant critic taking on the food world πŸ•

Issue #3: Meet the 10-year-old restaurant critic taking on the food world πŸ•

It's October, ladies and gents! While most might be focused on their next Halloween costume or pumpkin spice latte, we at Capital Women are instead stoked on a brand new advice column and a variety of events, including the traveling art event SUPERFIERCE. See what there is to get excited about this month here.

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