Both men and women should feel free to be sensitive. Both men and women should feel free to be strong… It is time that we all perceive gender on a spectrum not as two opposing sets of ideals. Emma Watson (Check out her full UN speech.)
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GIRL RISING Documentary Film Trailer (2013) One girl with courage is a revolution ! A groundbreaking film, directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins. In theaters March 7, 2013. http://girlrisin… Has anyone seen this inspiring documentary?
Putting Women and Girls at the Center of Global Development Over the next decade, nearly 1 billion women will enter the global workforce. This could be great for the world. If these 1 billion women are allowed to apply their ingenuity and skills and talent to their fullest extent, they will make everybody’s l…
Violence Against Women: A Global Public Health Problem of Epidemic Proportions If you have not experienced this directly yourself, you certainly know someone who has. And it is everywhere; there is no region or demographic that can claim that violence against women isn’t a problem and, in most parts of the world, a problem on […]
LOOK: The Best (And Worst) Countries For Women Gender equality has been more of a national focus than usual in the United States over the past few months, thanks to the 2012 presidential election. Republican nominee Mitt Romney recently discussed the “binders full of women” that he tried to hire when he was governor of […]
1 In 3 Women Experience Sexual Or Physical Violence, Global Study Finds About one in three women worldwide experience sexual or physical violence at least once in their lives, according to a World Health Organization report released Thursday.
Child Marriage Won’t End Until We Start Documenting What Actually Works: Advocates By Agnes Odhiambo, Women’s eNews (WOMENSENEWS)—When she was 12, Chimwemwe, from a rural village in southern Malawi, married a 17-year-old boy. She had started having sex with him when she was 10 because, she said, he gave her money and small gift…
Angelina Jolie: There Is No Disgrace In Being A Survivor Of Sexual Violence LONDON (AP) — Angelina Jolie appealed for a change in attitude on sexual violence in conflict Tuesday, bringing the power of her celebrity to an international summit on a topic she said has been taboo for too long. Opening the four-day London […]