Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn on Oprah Today

In today’s episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, Oprah presents the most incredible story she’s ever heard: that of Tererai Trent and the remarkable way she turned around her life and achieved her dreams. This, and many other inspiring stories, form the backbone of Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn’s impassioned book about the oppression of women, Half the Sky.

While we all wait for what is sure to be an electrifying episode, educate yourself on women’s issues through the following links:

Find out 3 things you can do to empower women.
Here’s how you can help women and children for free.
Watch a special message from Nicholas Kristof.