Author Archives: Patrick Zimmerman

50/50 Day: Gender Equality Events Take Place in San Francisco

“We’re at this really big moment where there’s a lot of conversation about gender and power and a lot of […]

11 Famous Women On The Importance Of Gender Parity

April 26 marks the second annual 50/50 Day, a global day centered around the goal of achieving a gender-balanced world […]

Recalling 1992’s ‘Year of the Woman,’ Lynn Yeakel assesses gender equality in 2018

WHYY’s Morning Edition Host Jennifer Lynn spoke with her this week in anticipation of Thursday’s 50/50 Day, a global day […]

The science of Sabbath: How people are rediscovering rest—and claiming its benefits

Tech Shabbat is a modern twist on an ancient religious practice, attracting the attention of burned-out millennials exhausted trying to […]

Addiction to the internet has put humans in a ‘Frankenstein moment.’

“We have to really do some serious thinking and discussing and get more reflection back into our society. It’s almost […]

The benefits of unplugging on Shabbat last all week

As a filmmaker, I find my career is rooted in experimenting with how technology can bring us together. But these […]