Elizabeth Warren majorly called out "arrogant billionaire" Michael Bloomberg for his history of silencing women through NDAs and closed-door settlement negotiations.
DeShuna Elisa Spencer is the Founder & CEO of kweliTV, which celebrates global black culture through curated, undiscovered and award-winning indie films, documentaries, web series, children’s programming and events. She’s a former radio host and producer of emPower Hour, a show that examined social justice issues affecting people of color, on Washington, DC’s 89.3 FM WPFW. A Memphis native, Spencer graduated from Jackson State University where she studied communications and journalism. She has written for The Clarion-Ledger, The Oakland Tribune and the Crisis Magazine. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Spencer served as Director of Communications for EdMarket where she ran the communications department and managed all media properties for the organization. A former AmeriCorps*VISTA and Chips Quinn Scholar, Spencer recently completed her first documentary, Mom Interrupted, which tackles gun violence through the stories of the ones most impacted—the mothers of murdered young black men and women. She is a Halcyon Incubator Fellow, a Voqal Fellow and a Google NexGen Policy Leader. Spencer was first place winner of the 2017 Harvard Business School African Business Conference Pitch Competition. In 2019, she was featured in “How We Fight White Supremacy” as one of the more than 60+ black leading organizers, artists, journalists, entrepreneurs, etc., (including Ta-Nehisi Coates & Tarana Burke) who offered wisdom on how to fight white supremacy through their work. She’s an advisory board member of Full Color Future and the Multicultural Media Correspondents Association.
Ariel Morgan is the co-founder of Maxine + Morgan, an innovative wellness brand devoted to aiding women in their quest to achieve healthier, happier menstrual and menopause cycles with OB/GYN formulated herbal blends. Ariel and Dr. Allen Morgan - her dad and business partner, got into the CBD space in 2017, and since then have focused on women's health. She has made it her mission to develop effective herbal supplements that will benefit women to combat issues they are struggling with on a monthly basis.
Christleyn Karazin is author of the bestselling book, Swirling, which started a media conversation about black women and interracial dating and relationships. Her popular blog, BeyondBlackWhite.com covers pressing societal issues impacting women of color. Her most recent venture, The Pink Pill, a series of online courses developed to address the unique cultural experience of black women, teaches social and romantic etiquette and skills, personal style tips, and communication tactics that win favorable results from cocktail parties to the boardroom. Her newest course, The Pink Pill For Business, was created to help black women learn the skills to help them win in their careers.