Links we like: stories of strength, creativity and shattering stigmas

Whether it's women gathering to prevent injustices or a man fulfilling a lofty dream, below are stories of how people use their resources and circumstances to create something meaningful. Check out all 5 below:

An all-women police force tackles sexual harassment in India

Brain injury survivors share self-portraits: "Art helped me tell my story"

The sweet-maker teaching Google about creativity

22 girls in Queens form first homeless Girl Scout troop

Undocumented immigrant turned renowned neurosurgeon

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