Women's rights are challenged in many parts of the world. The freedoms some of us take for granted, are an unrealistic dream for others.
Ambassador Tarja Fernandez speaks at the International Women's Day on 08 March 2016. Photo Credit: Embassy of Finland, Kenya The 3rd Devolution Con...
Lawmakers, prosecutors, and judges need to throw out the feticide playbook. Respect for pregnant women requires rejection of new feticide laws and repeal of any that directly or indirectly provide the basis for punishing pregnant women.
"Trigger warning: rape" is for those who cannot talk about what has happened to them. I want you to know that you are not alone, you cannot be silenced, this isn't your fault, you are not dirty or unlovable and you will get through this.
By Julia Abbiss Competition is a tricky concept. As a core American value, competition is an embedded part of our social and economic makeup. From ...
I'm not psychic. I have no crystal ball. I don't even know these women very deeply. But I have this prophetic vision because of some truth I've acquired in my 40s. It's a truth that could have prevented many of my peers and myself from enduring similar trials in our own professional lives.
In an amazing country where we had recently made history by electing our very first African American president it was unfathomable as to why there was such a small number of African American CEOs at Fortune 500 Companies.
One of only four women in Jordan's 28-strong cabinet, Majd Shweikeh may have been brought into government by a tweet. A former CEO at telecoms compani...
In the 1960s a cigarette manufacturer tried to woo women customers with the somewhat condescending slogan: "You've come a long way, baby."
On September 23rd of 1995 Lili died and was born as Feliza, her real name. She left behind an identity that wouldn't belong to her any longer and was forced to start a new life.
Attend any major LGBTQ political rally or hearing where issues affecting the rights of the entire LGBTQ community are debated and decided, for example, and you will find most of its leaders are male. This therefore begs the question, 'Where are the women?'
As with women, the existence of the elephant has been purposed to record the events of humanity throughout the span of time. Just as the elephant do...
Summers says that the current focus on monetary policy is not enough to combat the current downward world economic trend. Yes, as I said, I think he's right. But his own solutions fall short.
Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) is ablaze with anger and a sleeping giant has awoken. The Inter Religious Organization (IRO) voted 17 to 24 in favor of keeping an old colonial law allowing child marriage of girls as young as 12 years old.
As can be attested by the tens of thousands of women and girls worldwide who have received surgical repairs for devastating conditions like fistula, it is utterly impossible to transform the lives of women without access to essential reproductive health services.
If you said yes to these questions than Trump is your guy. He has proven that over and over. If not, it is time to get out of your hypnotic state and support this country that is already great. Help it to become even greater by encouraging the collaboration of talent that America is so fortunate to have.