Tag: #womensrights

WE CAN DO IT: WHY YOUNG GIRLS AREN’T PUSHED LIKE THE BOYS

“Encourage them young.” when they’re young For some reason, we don’t push girls in school like we do the boys. And for that reason, I think that boys are way more prepared than girls are when it comes to entering life. That doesn’t mean…

RAPE CULTURE: IS THIS A REAL ISSUE?

“No still means yes, really?” against her will For eons, women have had to bare the grunt of being subjugated to sexual assault. Whether it’s on a job or even in their home lives; women have been targets for many sexual attacks. But what…

SENSITIVITIES: A NATION OF PEOPLE WHO ARE EASILY HURT

“New outrage spreading throughout America.” outrage In life, you’re always going to have this demographic of people who rage against everything. But in today’s society, now that people have the ability to build themselves a platform, more outcries are rampant. Everything you say, if…

WORKPLACE MANNERS: HOW TO ACT TOWARD WOMEN WHILE AT WORK

“Mind your manners.” Over the past couple of months, more and more women have come out against men in the public eye with sexual harassment claims. Once the top man in the entertainment industry was brought down, Harvey Weinstein, there has been a constant…

STOLEN AMBITION: WHAT IF THE WOMEN OF THE PAST COULD HAVE HAD THE OPTIONS OF TODAY

“What little they had made way for a lot today.” My mother was born in the year 1960, making her the last of the baby boom generation. This was the first generation where men were coming home from the war and suburbs were being…

KEEP QUIET AND KEEP WORKING: WHY WE PROTECT PEOPLE IN POWER WHO DO WRONG

“Power can corrupt to be covered up.” The photo above is of legendary film producer Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein has been in the news over the past week since the allegations of his sexual misconduct over the years emerged. Now that he has been removed…

DIVERSITY: ARE YOU REALLY OPEN AS YOU THINK YOU ARE?

“We are not as open you may might think?” The topic of diversity today has recently been on the forefront of the fight toward equality in America. Everywhere you turn, you hear we need more diversity, we need more diversity. We need more representatives…