On Wednesday I met up with two close friends and at one point we talked about some of the prejudices we've faced in the workplace and within education. However since then I've repeatly had reminders that we can overcome anything if we keep our eye on the prize, believe in something higher and persevere.
Sometimes you wait ages for inspiration, then three come along at the same time!
From left to right:
Tawakkul Karman - Democracy activist of Yemen
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - Liberian President
Leymah Gbowee - Liberian women's rights activist
Three people to google over the weekend.