Tag Archives: violence against women

Thank you, Dana. You spoke out, you shared your story with the world, you called out a corporate giant. The statements made by Disney employees who should have been helpful and supportive were instead condescending and harmful to people of … Continue reading

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On November 11, 2011, Eve Ensler told the world that she was Over It. She’s over rape. And rape culture. And gender-based violence. And passivity. And victim-blaming. Aren’t we all? Or, at least, shouldn’t we be? Politicizing the violence is … Continue reading

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By Becky Mezzanotte It was not until I returned from living abroad in the Middle East that I realized just how much I actually cared about women’s rights. Prior to that point in my life, I lived in blissful ignorance … Continue reading

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