Francesca and Alice met at the College of Europe in Bruges where they studied and lived together. After graduating, they decided to continue their common fight against the patriarchy by moving in together in the Brussels bubble.
Francesca is a Polish - Italian feminist. She has a background in law and politics and works as a lobbyist. Her passions include questioning the patriarchal status quo and objecting to unfair representation of women in policy-making and political discourse.
Alice is a Swedish-French feminist and member of Young Feminist Europe. During her studies, she specialized in European affairs and currently works at the European institutions. Her feminist passion is breaking the glass ceiling for women in politics.
You can follow Alice on Twitter at @alicebrokelind and Francesca on Twitter at @frarisso.
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