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Michele von Plato

Michele von Plato
Michele von Plato is a leader with over 20 years of experience as a senior executive for some of the worlds largest companies. As a working mom of twin girls, her goal is to use her skills, knowledge and experience to make the world a more fair and equitable place for all women.
The first 2020 Democratic presidential primary is more than a year away, but candidates are already making history with the number of women in the running. New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's entrance into the race this week marked the first time...
In a recent story for Public Radio International reporter Marco Werman sited a shocking Bureau of Justice statistic that since 1978 the number of women in state prisons across this country has increased more than 800%. 800%! That rate...
Marriage can be a great financial deal for both parties. When it involves 2 incomes supporting one household, it can be a financial boon for the family, allowing them to improve their quality of life, save and invest for...
I recently heard a story on the radio about how South African men murder their wives and girlfriends at a rate of 3 women per day.  This type of murder is called Femicide.  Very few of these murders are...
As The Woman’s Report grows, I can’t help noticing how many women I meet who are reluctant to call themselves feminists.  Why, in the age of The March and the renewed energy around equality, is this an issue? It’s helpful...
So much has been said and written in the last several weeks about sexual harassment and assault. It feels like a watershed moment for working women in America. But is it?
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