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thefeministme: An Amazing Campaign in India called “Abused Goddesses” showing the contradiction of worshiping female goddesses in religion but having unsafe conditions for women, like domestic violence. Via: Women’s Rights News Have you seen this powerful campaign?
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 […]
The 30 Best Places to be a Mom No matter where you are in the world, the joy of motherhood is a universal emotion. However, the conditions in which women raise their children vary from country to country.
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…