During the majority of the semester, my blog posts have focused primarily on women’s rights in several different spheres of life. From women’s reproductive health to women’s relationship with the law, I have used examples of recent news stories to illustrate that there is still a need of feminism in the 21st century.
Unfortunately, finding news stories involving injustices against women every week is not difficult. An article by CBS News published on March 29, 2017 is one example of many injustices committed against women this week only. A judge ruling in the southern state of Veracruz,... [+] Read more
Whether you are a high school student or an adult with a career, volunteering is a rewarding experience that has the potential to have an impact. It is with small actions that people make a difference. If you want to participate in advancing women’s rights and eliminating extreme poverty, the organization Crossroads International offers great volunteer opportunities according to your age and experience. Their goal is to “create a more equitable and sustainable world by engaging and strengthening individuals, organizations and communities through mutual learning, solidarity and collective... [+] Read more