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Hobby Lobby Ruling
In June 2014, the SCOTUS ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby in a case that allowed them refuse to provide birth control coverage to their employees. This move by the Supreme Court may protect the ďreligious rightsĒ of Hobby Lobby employers, but it takes away from womenís rights.
How to Help the Homeless
Homelessness is a serious problem without easy solutions. You and I canít necessarily solve the problem, but we can reach out to individuals. Here are ways that you can help homeless people in your community.
Human Rights and the Internet
The internet can be a great resource in helping activists, but it getting started can seem overwhelming. Not to worry--itís as easy as opening your browser.
Human Rights Newsletter Sign-Up
Do you want to learn more about human rights or how to get involved in activist efforts? Subscribe to my newsletter and stay up-to-date with the latest information!
Human Trafficking in the U.S.
Human trafficking is modern slavery, and has many forms. Although it may seem like a problem that would only be found in developing nations, it's actually found everywhere - even the United States of America.
I Am Malala Book Review
Malala Yousafzai is a remarkable young woman, and her book, I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban, gives you the opportunity to get to know this incredibly brave and intelligent person in a brand new light.
International Day of Peace
September 21st is the International Day of Peace. What do you know about this special holiday?
Isla Vista Killings and Misogyny
A brutal attack on May 23, 2014, in Isla Vista, California left six people dead and several others wounded. Misogyny played a part in this awful tragedy, and demonstrated how all women are affected by sexism.
It's a Girl Review
Itís a Girl is a documentary about the topic of the global gendercide of girls. Gendercide is the mass extermination of a gender group. Itís a Girl explores reasons why gendercide is taking place through stories and factual information from the documentary makers and scholars.
Malala Yousafzai's Message to the United Nations
At only 16, Malala Yousafzai has already become a fierce advocate for human rights. Her speech before United Nations leaders further demonstrated her keen intelligence, unconquerable spirit, and big plans to change the world. Read on and feel uplifted by her contagious optimism and courage.
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