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Terry’s Picks: Ambitious Woman, Big Inspiration, Sarah Polley

Ambitious Woman: Reese Witherspoon wants to change the idea that a woman with ambition is only out for herself.

Big Inspiration: Check out Time’s “46 Women Leaders who are Changing the World.”

Sarah Polley: Actor, writer, and director Sarah Polley talks frankly about sexism on set (which she experienced as early as age nine) and the quest for gender parity. Her series Alias Grace, based on the Margaret Atwood historical novel of the same name, premieres on Netflix this Fall.

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