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What does a young African girl walking 8 miles to and from school every day have to do with you recovering from your eating disorder? Read on and find out.
No matter what stage of recovery you’re in, you’ll learn a great deal about how to move forward in the face of adversity and succeed by watching We Will Rise (www.cnn.com/shows/cnn-films-we-will-rise), a documentary which highlights Michelle Obama’s Let Girls Learn Initiative to help girls in poor countries get a decent education. Narrated by her, Meryl Streep and news anchor Isha Sesay, the film interviews girls from Morocco and Liberia to find out what it takes to persevere when all odds are against you.
It turns out that the keys to success are the same no matter what the endeavor:
Sometimes we need to be inspired to be our best selves. The narrators, all success stories, inspired these girls to educate themselves. And all of them can inspire you to do more to help yourself recover from your food and body image problems.
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