Thank you to the women suffragists who fought so hard for our rights. They suffered bodily harm, jail-time, complete alienation from society.....and some even lost their families in the process. Thank you, and we promise to keep fighting!!
On February 14, 2015, I invite you to join 1 Billion Rising to stop violence against women. There are events worldwide that are drumming and dancing in support of ending violence and breaking the chain.
Emma Watson speaks to the U.N. about equality for women: "Fighting for women's rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating...This has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is: 'The belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.'" Follow this link to find a short video primer explaining the three waves of feminism:
Exactly! Give women access to the information and support they need to reach a decision that is right for them. Silence & criminalisation of women’s reproductive health only leads to negative outcomes all round. |