9 Ways Women Can Change How We Think about Power
By Gloria Feldt
Seal Press (CA), Hardcover, 9781580053280, 384pp.
Publication Date: September 28, 2010
Through interviews, historical perspective, and anecdotes, No Excuses examines why barriers to equality still exist in American society. Feldt employs a no-nonsense, tough-love point of view to expose the internal and external roadblocks holding women back, but she doesn t place blame; rather, she provides inspiration, hope, and courageas well as concrete power tools the 9 ways, with one highlighted in each chapterto aid women in securing equality and justice for themselves.
No Excuses is a timely and invaluable book that intends to help women equalize gender power in politics, work, and love.
I was incredibly moved by the inspiring stories in No Excuses. To honor the women who came before us, we need to recognize each other and listen for our inherent wisdom. This is a book you’ll be quoting.” Rosario Dawson, actress
Feldt is one of the most motivating women in America, period. Her observations are sharp and her courage is contagiousfor women of both political parties.” Cindi Leive,
Editor-In-Chief of Glamour magazine
An up-to-the-minute, indispensable book. This book is the coach young women need.” Gloria Steinem
One of those books that has the power to change your life. It’s challenging and smart, but most important, it gives you actual tools you can use to walk in your own power.”
Gloria’s redefinition of power is exactly what the world needs today.”Peter Buffett, composer, philanthropist, and author of Life Is What You Make It
No Excuses challenges women to embrace their strength and choose power over fear.” Jehmu Greene, President, Women’s Media Center