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Be fierce

Gretchen Carlson

Be fierce

stop harassment and take your power back

by Gretchen Carlson

  • 35 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television news anchors,
  • Television personalities,
  • Biography,
  • Sexual harassment of women

  • About the Edition

    After the former Miss America, mother of two, and star news anchor at Fox stood up, walked out, and spoke out, women all over the world began to take back their lives, careers and dignity, and she became a voice for the voiceless. Gretchen Carlson shares her experience and includes stories from the many women who have reached out to her. Since making the decision to speak up against sexual harassment, she single-handedly sparked an international conversation about the pervasiveness of the issue and in doing so discovered every woman has a story.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGretchen Carlson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1992.4.C2485 G48 2015ab
    The Physical Object
    Format[sound recording] :
    Pagination6 audio discs (450 min.)
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26964331M
    ISBN 101478992735
    ISBN 109781478992738
    LC Control Number2018618725
    OCLC/WorldCa974672874

    It may feel silly, but proper posture helps you to feel stronger and more confident. I sat there with tears streaming down my face. Gretchen, your show sucked! Make a better handshake with a firm grip, an effective shake, and dry hands. What her book deftly explains, as do many women experts, that harassment is not simply about sexual hijinks. Week 1 In this video segment, Jen introduces us to Shiprah and Puah, midwives of Egypt who pushed beyond their fear to honor God, ultimately blessing the entire nation of Israel.

    So, the way in which our society has chosen to handle sexual harassment cases is one of two ways, predominately. Throughout Be Fierce she not only shares stories, but also provides a plethora of resources that can provide aid to those who feel they have no where to turn. And I can't tell you, the thousands of women that I heard from when my story came out, from every profession, where it suddenly became a part of the national dialogue again and they wanted to tell someone and they chose to tell me because they knew I got it. Only fame-seeking, money-grubbing old hags complain? There's also a chapter on parenting, because this starts in the home. It may feel silly, but proper posture helps you to feel stronger and more confident.

    There I was, all by myself in the salon. Human decency supersedes any political policy. No harasser stops to ask what party you belong to before he acts. Thank you for supporting my cause to help girls and young women recognize their full potential and the biggest bright future awaits them! When I read these words I was astonished. By coming forward with her own experiences, Carlson writes that she "decided to jump off a cliff, all by myself, with no safety net and no way of knowing what would lie below.


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Surely, women have a right to live and work without this predatory threat. Carlson readily acknowledges that this can be an uphill, rock-strewn battle for an individual, and that outcomes are generally not favorable.

I can tell you that as horrific as the revelations were, and my heart goes out to all of the women who suffered, I at the same time felt immense optimism that we're finally reaching the tipping point.

While not a victim of sexual harrassment, I completely identified with the experience of being shamed and bullied based on non-conformance to misogynistic gender-based behavior norms.

We got into the city an hour before my appointment, so Casey dropped me off and went on his way. They might have different religious or political beliefs than you do.

Please call before going to store. Grow up, move on and stop whining. Share this:. Our children really see us.

In this candid memoir, celebrity news anchorwoman Gretchen Carlson shares her inspiring story and offers important takeaways about what it means to strive for and find success in the real world.

She lives in North Carolina with her husband, son, and spoiled rescue dog named Bilbo. No harasser stops to ask what party you belong to before he acts.

The results-a torrent of verbal abuse from critics and thousands of messages from women sharing their own experiences-spurred her into dedicated advocacy for fighting against sexual harassment, with BE FIERCE as her latest effort.

Ask a Question. At a certain point she uses her own son as an example, noting that instilling boys with an understanding of what is appropriate behavior early on in connection to women will help to change the current culture dividing men and women. And I can't tell you, the thousands of women that I heard from when my story came out, from every profession, where it suddenly became a part of the national dialogue again and they wanted to tell someone and they chose to tell me because they knew I got it.

After reading, students wanted to make their own comparisons between aspects of their school lives and great, heroic adventures. And what I will say about the tape is that I showed it to my children right away — they're 12 and 14 — because I wanted to use it as a teachable moment, to show how you don't treat women.

Be Fierce : Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back

This constant encouragement provided me the foundation to go out into the world and realize my dreams as well as giving me the confidence and bravery to always speak up and stand up for myself.

I began to read about myself on Twitter and Facebook and Instagram as if I were having an out-of-body experience.

I am very optimistic that I — I mean, I have been meeting with Republicans on a private level, and I am optimistic that I will get a Republican to co-sponsor this bill.Named one of Time Magazine’s “ Most Influential People in the World,” and author of New York Times bestsellers “Be Fierce” and “Getting Real,” Carlson is one of America’s most successful news anchors and a globally recognized advocate for women’s empowerment.

Apr 24,  · Former Fox News Channel host Gretchen Carlson is penning Be Fierce: Stop Harassment And Take Your Power Back, a book about sexual harassment in the workplace and empowering women to reclaim their. Written by Bea Birdsong and illustrated by Nidhi Chanani, I Will Be Fierce is a powerful picture book about courage, confidence, kindness, and finding the extraordinary in everyday moments.

Today, I will be fierce! It's a brand new day, and a young girl decides to take on the world like a brave explorer heading off on an epic fairytale quest. Access a free summary of Be Fierce, by Gretchen Carlson and 20, other business, leadership and nonfiction books on getAbstract.

Access a free summary of Be Fierce, by Gretchen Carlson and 20, other business, leadership and nonfiction books on getAbstract. Skip navigation.8/10(). Oct 17,  · In BE FIERCE, Gretchen shares her own experiences, as well as powerful and moving stories from women in many different careers and fields who decided they too weren't ready to shut up and sit down.

Gretchen became a voice for the voiceless. In this revealing and timely book, Gretchen shares her views on what women can do to empower and protect 5/5(1). Be Fierce | When Gretchen Carlson made the decision to "walk off the set" and speak up about sexual harassment in the workplace, she jumped off a cliff by herself, but it led to a new calling: empowering women to reclaim their power against any hildebrandsguld.com the former Miss America, mother of two, and star news anchor stood up, and spoke out, women all over the world joined the movement and.