Michelle Rodriguez on gender equality and the importance of conscious capitalism
19 May 2019 | 4:48 pm
Critically-acclaimed actress Michelle Rodriguez sits down with Bloomberg’s Jackie Simmons at the Bloomberg Equality Summit in London for a wide-ranging conversation on driving gender equality in entertainment, business and the importance of conscious capitalism.
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