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INTERNATIONAL GIRLS DAY
Empowering Girls, Enriching Developing Nations
Co-founder, The Ounavarra Foundation
What often goes overlooked is the financial opportunity that many countries sacrifice by not encouraging girls to receive an education and doing everything in their power to help girls go to school.
October 11 Is International Girls Day: A Day to Celebrate Girls and Education
Ramaa Reddy Raghavan
Recent graduate, Columbia School of Journalism
"The Taliban kept religious laws prohibiting women from going to school, working, listening to TV and pop music... I always find hope in everything I do in life but I did not find hope in Afghanistan," said Fane.
Get ready for some serious girl talk, because this month, you won't be able to avoid it. The documentary about heroic young Malala comes out this weekend, Tuesday is international girls day, and October is breast cancer awareness month.
Trump Is Right: We "Let" Them
Suzanne DeWitt Hall
Freelance scribbler, cookbookophile, imagiplationist, and one ...
A few of the stories tweeted in response to Kelly Oxford's invitation describe fighting back in some way. But in the case of what happened to me at age 5 and 18, and what happened to millions of other girls and women, Trump is right. We simply "let them."
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