Broadcast begins at 12:10
Gloria Steinem is a writer, lecturer, political activist and feminist organizer. She travels throughout the United States and other countries as an organizer and lecturer and is a frequent media spokeswoman on issues of equality. She is particularly interested in the shared origins of sex and race caste systems, gender roles and child abuse as roots of violence, non-violent conflict resolution, the cultures of indigenous peoples, and organizing across boundaries for peace and justice. Her 2015 book, My Life on the Road, is her first in over 20 years. She lives in New York City. For more about Gloria Steinem, please visit: http://www.gloriasteinem.com/
Amanda Lang (moderator) is a business journalist and author. She has also been an anchor for Bloomberg Television Canada, on Bloomberg North with Amanda Lang. Lang was CBC’s senior business correspondent, reporting for its flagship nightly news program, The National, and host of The Exchange with Amanda Lang on CBC News Network. She also hosted The Lang and O’Leary Exchange for five years and cohosted SqueezePlay on BNN for six years. Lang is the best-selling author of The Power of Why(2012) and The Beauty of Discomfort (2017).
Branksome Hall is Toronto’s only all-girls, Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12, International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Founded in 1903, Branksome Hall educates more than 900 girls on a 13-acre campus located in the heart of Toronto. The independent school offers a Boarding Residence Program from Grade 7 and has a sister school, Branksome Hall Asia, in South Korea. For more information: www.branksome.on.ca.