Anuradha Bhagwati is a writer, activist, yoga and meditation teacher, and Marine Corps veteran. She founded the Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN), which brought national attention to sexual violence in the military and affected dozens of historic policy reforms within the Department of Defense and Department of Veteran Affairs, including overturning the ban on women in combat. Anuradha is a regular media commentator on issues related to national security, women’s rights, and civil rights, and is the recipient of numerous awards. Her writing has appeared in TheNew York Times, The Washington Post, Politico, Foreign Affairs, and The New Republic. She lives in New York City with her service dog Duke.