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Kristen Bellstrom

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New York, NY, United States

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Recent:
  • Fortune
Past:
  • TIME.com
  • Entrepreneur

Recent articles by Kristen:

Women are playing a growing role in leading the global economy

From Janet Yellen to Christine Lagarde to Kristalina Georgieva to Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, women are taking over important economic posts that once belonged to men. → Read More

What’s in a name? Ask Thandiwe Newton

Names are powerful. And after years of going by a misspelling, the actor is reclaiming what's rightfully hers. → Read More

Meet the women working to fix Pennsylvania’s vaccine rollout

Inside the effort to turn around one the most troubled COVID-19 vaccine rollouts in the U.S. → Read More

How the pandemic is derailing the fight for equal pay

On Equal Pay Day, fighting for the low-wage workers hit by the pandemic. → Read More

Race, gender, and the Atlanta spa shooting

Regardless of the shooter's stated motivation, the intersection of race and gender is core to the tragedy. → Read More

Dear Pandemic: A braintrust of female scientists is answering your every COVID question

The Broadsheet, Fortune Most Powerful Women by Kristen Bellstrom, Claire Zillman, and Emma Hinchliffe → Read More

Women are angry about the impact of the pandemic. Could their rage change politics?

The Atlantic dubs the feeling "a new kind of rage." → Read More

Watch out Oprah. Supermodels on Instagram are hosting a new kind of book club

The Broadsheet, Fortune Most Powerful Women by Kristen Bellstrom, Claire Zillman, and Emma Hinchliffe → Read More

There are signs the White House Gender Policy Council may have teeth

The organization has powerful leaders—and a direct mandate from President Biden. → Read More

Will the Olsen twins’ fashion label survive the pandemic?

The Broadsheet, Fortune Most Powerful Women by Kristen Bellstrom, Claire Zillman, and Emma Hinchliffe → Read More

Sexism in economics has implications far beyond academia

Without inclusivity in economics, we can't have an inclusive economy. → Read More

What keeps Martha Stewart relevant?

Is it her mastery of the domestic arts, her refusal to conform to our ideas of a 79-year-old woman—or both? → Read More

Bumble’s Whitney Wolfe Herd on her record-setting day

The Bumble founder joined the rarified group of women who have taken their companies public. → Read More

Addressing the crisis facing moms with policy for women, by women

The Marshall Plan for Moms suggests direct payments for mothers. Is that the best way forward? → Read More

Britney Spears and the casual misogyny of the media

The New York Times' Framing Britney' documentary exposes deep-seated sexism. → Read More

Dads say they want to be equal caregiving partners. Now they just need to do it.

A study finds that 80% of men say care work should be split equally—but less than half are actually doing their share. → Read More

Meet the woman who took Airbnb's 'experiences' online—in just 2 weeks

Catherine Powell started by leading 'experiences' and now oversees all of global hosting. → Read More

Amanda Gorman will bring poetry—and politics—to the Super Bowl

Amanda Gorman will be the first poet to perform at the Super Bowl → Read More

Kamala Harris makes history

Harris will be sworn in as vice president of the United States today. → Read More

Sen. Tammy Duckworth on watching rioters wave the American flag while attacking the Capitol

The senator's experiences as a soldier and wheelchair user influenced her response to the crisis. → Read More