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September 20, 2016

Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Martha Stewart gets political, Chelsea Clinton gives us a peek inside her world, and Amal Clooney takes on ISIS. Thanks to all the New York readers who made it to our networking event at Sotheby’s last night?봧t was a treat to meet you in person! Have a fantastic Tuesday.


The cooler Clooney.혻Amal Clooney is all over the headlines this week. The famed human rights lawyer is representing ISIS human trafficking survivor Nadia Murad as she pushes the United Nations to protect혻Iraq's Yazidi혻community?봮f which Murad is a member. Clooney also hopes to convince혻the International Criminal Court to prosecute crimes committed by ISIS commanders against the group.

Meanwhile,혻Fortune's Laura Cohn has an interview with 17-year-old Dalia Atallah, the latest recipient of a Clooney scholarship for young, Lebanese women who have demonstrated a혻passion for human rights law.


Welcome to the club!혻GlaxoSmithKline has chosen Emma Walmsley, its head of consumer healthcare, as its new혻CEO. When she steps into the role in March of 2017, Walmsley will become the first woman to head a top global pharmaceutical company and the sixth woman ever to lead a business in Britain's FTSE 100 index. Fortune

A week with Chelsea.혻In this surprisingly혻personal essay, Chelsea Clinton gives us a look inside her life during the Democratic National Convention. Peppered with plenty of big names and personal details ("Couldn't resist showing President Barack Obama the latest photos of [my children] Charlotte and Aidan on Marc's iPhone!"), it's a worthy read for any fan of the former First Daughter. Marie Claire

Biggins' big move.혻Mary Biggins, best known for co-founding혻ClassPass, has unveiled a major update to her newest project, MealPass. While the app previously operated pretty much the same as its fitness-focused predecessor (users pay a monthly subscription fee for unlimited meals), the new version?봱ebranded to MealPal?봶ill operate more like a "Tinder for food." Fortune

Don't shoot the messenger?혻Author Samantha Ettus is getting hate mail from stay-at-home moms for her new book,혻The Pie Life: A Guilt-Free Recipe for Success and Satisfaction, which argues that all women should work. But Ettus is sticking to her guns:혻"I have yet to meet a woman who is completely fulfilled without keeping up her career." New York Post

No bad rap forRapinoe.혻The U.S. Soccer Federation has announced that it will not punish midfielder Megan Rapinoe for혻kneeling during the national anthem?봲omething she has been doing for several weeks. She (and other athletes) have been following the lead of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, taking a knee during the Star Spangled Banner혻to draw attention to racial inequality and police brutality.혻 New York Times

Martha's with her.혻Martha Stewart, who had a falling out with Donald Trump back in 2006 over low ratings from her show, The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, says she plans to vote for Hillary Clinton in November.혻 Politico

MOVERS AND SHAKERS: Callie Schweitzer, editorial director for audience strategy at Time Inc. and editorial director of Motto, is joining Arianna혻Huffington's Thrive Global as managing editor.


Family Matters. Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert discusses the company's groundbreaking 16 weeks of fully paid family leave time for caregiving. This family leave program is the first of its kind for professional services - on CBS This Morning: Saturday.혻 Watch the video


Selina혻for president!혻On Sunday, Julia Louis-Dreyfus won the Emmy award for best actress in a comedy for her role on the hilarious혻Veep, bringing her total wins in the category to six, a new record. Here's what makes the actress so unstoppable. FiveThirtyEight

What's Ivanka's code name?혻Ivanka Trump혻is now being provided Secret Service protection. While she is the first Trump child to be granted the protection, the Secret Service isn't explaining why.혻 Time

Kim's new cause.혻Did you catch the full-page ad blasting Armenian genocide deniers that Kim Kardashian took out in the New York Times this weekend?혻 Refinery29

Dealmaker?봮r dealbreaker?혻Unilever has agreed to acquire Seventh Generation, a Vermont-based maker of "green" household products. So, where does that leave Jessica Alba and her Seventh Generation rival, the Honest Company?봶hich was reportedly in talks with Unilever last week? Fortune

Editor's Note: Due to a tech snafu, our link to the latest episode of Fortune Unfiltered, featuring Most Powerful Women newcomer and혻Accenture North America Group CEO Julie Sweet, was broken in yesterday's newsletter. Apologies! You can find the podcast here.

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Final Thought....

Fish don't know there's water.
-- Sallie Krawcheck, former Citigroup and Bank of America executive, on how she didn't realize how strange?봞nd male?봚all Street culture is until she left the industry. Business Insider

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