Articles and other resources that pertain to women’s rights.
Benefits of Educating Women
Education is a human right, and it can change someone’s life in so many ways. For women and girls, an education is especially empowering.
Emma Watson Defends Feminism
In Emma Watson's powerful speech on gender equality to the United Nations, she talks about feminism and explains what it truly means.
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 “religious rights” of Hobby Lobby employers, but it takes away from women’s rights.
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.
Obstetric Fistula in Developing Nations
Obstetric fistula is a problem that many women in developing nations can experience after difficult labors. It can lead to many health problems and even social isolation.
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