Recently, we have seen a new wave of women running for political office. This is particularly exciting, since we need more women in political leadership. Strong women in politics, including Phoolan Devi in India, have made important changes. As more women run for office, this progress will continue. Female Political Leadership is Important Female leaders…… Continue reading Progress Continues for Women’s Political Rights
Earlier this week, the New York Times published an article on the gender bias and related financial discrimination U.S. women are facing as they run for political office. In it, Jonathan Martin and Alexander Burns shared the story of Ms. Chris Giunchigliani. Ms. Giunchigliani is a candidate for Nevada’s gubernatorial race in 2018. Throughout her…… Continue reading Women in Politics Face Systematic Challenges
فولان در خانواده ای فقیر در هندوستان به دنیا آمد. او نیز مانند بسیاری از دیگر زنانی که در چنین شرایط ناخوشایندی به سر می برند، مدام در معرض خشونت قرار داشت. با این وجود و علی رغم این آشفتگی، فولان نخواست در سایه باقی بماند بلکه اوضاع را برای سوء استفاده گران نامناسب ساخت.…… Continue reading فولان دوی که بود؟
More than half of the world’s refugees are children, often fleeing alone. Many refugees are women who have lost their entire families and communities.
Education Creates Greater Economic and Social Opportunities
Over the past few years, Europe has seen an influx of refugees. BBC recently reported on the migrant crisis the continent has experienced. Over a million migrants and refugees crossed into Europe in 2015 alone. Migration has slowed from its peak, but it shows no signs of stopping. They estimate over 362,000 refugees crossed the…… Continue reading Refugee Women Experience New Opportunities in European Cities
Golden Globes Attendees Wear Black to Protest Violence and Harassment Against Women