What you don’t know about Cuban Women will surprise!

Reflections on Cuban Women

In late 2003, I led a group of San Diegan women to Cuba where we joined fourteen other women on a tour organized by Global Exchange. Our purpose was to attend the International Women’s Congress at the University of Havana, where several of us presented papers, mine being on the global atrocity of human trafficking.
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Miss USA 2014

Today’s article features Jennifer Lee sitting down with Miss USA 2014 to talk about the topic of one of the questions she was given during the competition. The question addressed the fact of how 19% of women in college are victims of sexual assault. This is something that is not greatly stressed or looked upon, often times it is not given much attention even though we hear about it frequently. Read the full article here published on The Broad Side.
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Women’s Power to Stop War

April 27-29, 2015

Marks 100 years since 1,336 women traveled to The Hague (Netherlands) in 1915 to stop World War 1.


Women’s Power to Stop War

Anne Hoiberg

During April 27 – 29, more than 900 women from 80 countries met at The Hague to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom and to use their power to stop war. In 1915, WILPF’s founding mothers braved underwater mines and submarines to join more than 1,200 women from other countries for a Congress in The Hague to protest WWI and to seek ways to create permanent peace. During both gatherings in The Hague, 100 years apart, women came together to demand peace in the world and to reject the bomb and the bullet.
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