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Lisa Fogarty


Lisa Fogarty

Lisa Fogarty has written numerous articles for USA Today, The Stir, Opposing Views and other publications. She has covered everything from red carpet events to the discovery of toxic PCBs on school windows. She lives on Long Island, N.Y....

Didn't make it to BlogHer 2016? Here's what you missed in 140 characters

BlogHer 2016 in Los Angeles gave celebrity keynote speakers, entrepreneurs, activists and a number of other leaders who inspire us to greatness an opportunity to join together and learn from one another. Five of the amazing sessions were part of a track called Heart & Soul, which focused on timely issues that affect us all, from how to how to define feminism in a day and age when the very word makes some people nervous or mad to how to handle speaking to a good friend who is pro-Trump when you're all about Hillary.

The folks at BlogHer know you could use a few good tips on how to deal with these tough spots in life, and they delivered the goods. Here are the best tweets to come out of BlogHer 2016 Heart & Soul sessions. Read them, and feel inspired today.

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Until next year, BlogHer! In the meantime, always stay inspired, and remember that women have the power to make everlasting changes that affect our entire universe.

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