Red Tent Library
Red Tent West Michigan began this library so that the women in our group can increase their knowledge and their wisdom, passing it on to other women and girls.
Our books, cards, and documentaries have been lovingly donated, and we operate on an honor system, much like a public library. We are always accepting donations, furthering our library.
"The world will never realize 100 per cent of its goals if 50 per cent of its people cannot realize their full potential. When we unleash the power of women, we can secure the future for all.”
UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon
EmbraceLose weight, reduce wrinkles, fight cellulite; we’re constantly told to fight a battle to be someone other than who we are. Women and girls are constantly lead to believe they’re not as good as they should be. And why? Because every day they feel they’re being judged on their appearance and how far away it is from an unachievable ideal.
Femme: Women Healing the WorldA celebration of women around the world actively transforming and healing our global society. Sharon Stone and leading experts in religion, science, history, politics and entertainment, discuss solutions to inspire new hope for the future.
Half the SkyHALF THE SKY is a passionate call-to-arms, urging us not only to bear witness to the plight of the world's women, but to help to transform their oppression into opportunity. Out future is in the hands of women, everywhere.
He Named Me Malala"He Named Me Malala" (2015 release; 88 min.) is a documentary about Malala Yousafzai, the remarkable young lady from Pakistan, whom the Taliban tried to assassinate because she stood up for the right to an education for young girls
She's Beautiful When She's AngrySHE'S BEAUTIFUL WHEN SHE'S ANGRY is the provocative, rousing and often humorous account of the birth of the women s liberation movement in the late 1960s through to its contemporary manifestations in the new millennium, direct from the women who lived it. An essential chronicle of the movement that elevated women out of their second-class status, SHE S BEAUTIFUL... champions the brilliant women at the forefront of the seismic changes of the time as well as those who continue to bang the drum.
Things We Don't Talk AboutThings We Don’t Talk About: Woman’s Stories from the Red Tent is a groundbreaking 72-minute documentary film by award winning filmmaker Isadora Gabrielle Leidenfrost, PhD. Spontaneous and organic, a Red Tent is a red textile space where women gather to rest, renew, and often share deep and powerful stories about their lives.