Seneca's Conversations on Power and Purpose

Seneca's Conversations on Power and Purpose

Hosted by Ambassador Melanne Verveer and Kim Azzarelli, co-founders of Seneca Women, this podcast features fascinating conversations with leaders who are using their power for purpose to accelerate women while building a better world. In this Special Edition we talk about all things women and Web3, from the Metaverse to DeFi, from crypto to NFTs. We'll break it down for you through interviews with incredible leaders, experts and artists in this space. To join the conversation go to senecawomen.com or follow us on Twitter and other social media @senecawomen.

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April 24, 2022 19 min

The late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg remains an inspiration—including to NFT artist  Mercedes deBellard, who created a striking portrait of RBG for the Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway. We’re sharing the inspiration today with a past episode of Seneca’s 100 Women to Hear, featuring the Justice in her own words.

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On this episode of Women Rule Web3, Kim Azzarelli speaks with Mercedes deBellard, a Spanish illustrator known worldwide for her colorful, expressive portraits, including those of legendary women. Now her latest NFT is part of The Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway, in which six amazing women artists represent their vision of equality. Learn more at senecawomen.com or follow on social media @senec...

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On this episode of Women Rule Web3, Kim Azzarelli speaks with Miss AL Simpson. Blending glamour, punk and tech influences in her work, this Scottish lawyer-turned entrepreneur-turned-digital artist is a bold advocate for Web3 and the financial independence it can bring to women. Now her latest NFT is part of The Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway, in which six amazing women artists represent their vi...

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On this episode of Women Rule Web3, Kim Azzarelli speaks with Monica Rizzolli. She's from Brazil, but her digital art has won a worldwide following. Her nature-inspired generative collection, Fragments of an Infinite Field, sold out in an hour. Now her latest NFT is part of The Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway, in which six amazing women artists represent their vision of equality. Learn more at...

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On this episode of Women Rule Web3, Kim Azzarelli speaks with Izzakko. Only 20 years old, Bay Area artist Izzakko has already become a standout in the digital art world for her bold designs that seek to uplift the beauty of the Black community and illustrate the Black experience. Her latest NFT is part of The Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway. Learn more at senecawomen.com or follow on social media ...

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On this episode of Women Rule Web3, Kim Azzarelli speaks with Ola Volo. Born in Kazakhstan, and now living in Canada, Ola Volo originally made a name for herself as a muralist. Today she’s a star in the NFT world, and her distinctively patterned NFT is part of The Seneca Women Equality Collection in partnership with Nifty Gateway. Learn more at senecawomen.com or follow on social media @senecawomen

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Hosted by Ambassador Melanne Verveer and Kim Azzarelli, co-founders of Seneca Women, this podcast features fascinating conversations with leaders who are using their power for purpose to accelerate women while building a better world. In this Special Edition we talk about all things women and Web3, from the Metaverse to DeFi, from crypto to NFTs. We'll break it down for you through interviews with incredible leaders, experts an...

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September 18, 2021 44 min

This episode features Michael Johnson, Clare Balding, Andrew Parsons, Bebe Vio, Sarah Hirshland, Justin King and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 volunteer, Shigeru Kudo. After such bleak times and such uncertainty we reflect on what hosting the Tokyo Games has achieved. We will explore what is in store for the Paralympic Movement across the next decade and what this can help achieve for the wider 15% of disabled people.


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September 16, 2021 29 min

This episode features Liz Johnson, Charles Catherine, Haben Girma, Esther Verburg, Hank Prybylski, Facundo Chávez Penillas, Christina Mallon, Dan Brooke, Eddie Ndopu and Nilofar Bayat. When Sir Ludwig Guttmann formed the Paralympic movement after World War II, his vision was to use sport to rehabilitate Disabled people back into society to become taxpayers. 70 years later, how much has his vision been achieved? We will talk to expe...

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September 10, 2021 33 min

In Episode 4 we’re focussing on how our modern world was not built to include everyone. The big question in this episode is - If the world around us enabled us instead of disabled us, what would that look like? Sophie Morgan speaks to Yoshihiko Kawauchi, Katie Pennick, Dr Victor Pineda, Haben Girma, Michaël Jérémiasz, Sam Latif, Christina Mallon, Esther Verburg and Sinéad Burke to find out what is being done to design a world for e...

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September 3, 2021 29 min

In episode 3 we turn the spotlight on the fashion and film industries to find out why they are still playing catch up on becoming truly representative of the disabled community. We’ll hear from Jameela Jamil, RJ Mitte, Sinéad Burke, Eryn Brown, Keely Cat Wells, Jim LeBrecht, Christina Mallon and Ellie Cole, who each have their story to tell about ableism in fashion and media.


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September 2, 2021 32 min

Episode two in the series will explore how the rights of disabled people are changing and what more needs to be done to create a more equal world moving forward. Featuring Jameela Jamil, Chantal Petitclerc, Eddie Ndopu, Pilar Jauregui, Deborah McFadden, Haben Girma and Tatyana McFadden, we’ll discuss the legislative progress that has been made but also why some current legislation may not empower or protect disabled people as much ...

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August 26, 2021 26 min

This is the first episode in a series of conversations asking how we achieve equality for disabled people. This episode takes a look back at the history and the legacy of the Paralympic Movement and the impact it has had on host cities and beyond. Featuring Paralympians, Olympians and influential figures in the Paralympic Movement, including Michael JohnsonTanni Grey ThompsonXavi GonzalezDai TamesueJuan Pablo Salazar, Dan B...

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Equal Too: Achieving Disability Equality is a new special series on Seneca’s Conversations on Power and Purpose that explores many aspects of equality through the lens of sports and the Paralympics.. This six-part series is produced by P&G Studios and Harder Than You Think, creators of the double Emmy Award winning documentary Rising Phoenix. The series starts with the legacy of the Paralympic movement and its lasting impact on...

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. Today's episode features an excerpt from a talk on intersectionality by Kimberlé Crenshaw, Professor of Law at UCLA and  Columbia Law School, and Executive Director of the African American Policy Forum. That’s followed by a conversation between Dr. Ella Bell Smith, Professor ...

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. Today's episode features a conversation between Katie Couric, journalist and founder of Katie Couric Media, and actor, director and activist Olivia Wilde, about impediments women face in their careers. That’s followed by insights from Tiffany R. Warren, Executive Vice Preside...

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equality and inclusion in the workplace. Today's episode features a conversation between Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff and Justin Baldoni, author, filmmaker and co-founder of Wayfarer Studios, followed by insights from Marc Pritchard, Chief Brand Officer of P&G.

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equality and inclusion in the workplace. Guest hosted by Amena Brown—poet, author and host of the podcast HER with Amena Brown—today's episode features a talk by Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder in Residence, PolicyLink, followed by a conversation with Vernā Myers, founder of The Vernā Myers Company and Vice Presi...

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equality and inclusion in the workplace. Guest hosted by Amena Brown—poet, author and host of the podcast HER with Amena Brown—today's episode features Thasunda Brown Duckett, CEO of TIAA, Jana Rich, founder, Rich Talent Group, and Lybra Clemons, Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer at Twilio. 

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This special, six-part series, done in collaboration with MAKERS, features conversations about fostering diversity, equality and inclusion in the workplace. Guest hosted by Amena Brown—poet, author and host of the podcast HER with Amena Brown—today's episode features best-selling author Luvvie Ajayi Jones, Netflix CMO Bozoma Saint John, and Daisy Auger-Dominguez, Chief People Officer at Vice Media Group.

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