Politics

Domestic Abuse Awareness Makes Its Way To The Middle East

Domestic Abuse Awareness Makes Its Way To The Middle East

This advertisement is a huge step in the right direction for women’s rights in the Middle East. This is an area of the world where women are far from being […]

April 26, 2013 ×
One Young Woman’s Brave Story Of Escape From North Korea

One Young Woman’s Brave Story Of Escape From North Korea

It’s easy to complain about our lives and the things we have to endure on a daily basis. The price of coffee, healthcare, Kim Kardashian etc etc. It is always […]

April 25, 2013 ×
Why Don’t Powerful Women Get The Support They Need From Other Women?

Why Don’t Powerful Women Get The Support They Need From Other Women?

I made a last minute trip to London this week to visit my elderly grandmother who is in the last stages of her life, and I wanted to make sure […]

April 18, 2013 ×
The Queen Signs Monumental Bill Supporting Women’s Empowerment & Gay Rights

The Queen Signs Monumental Bill Supporting Women’s Empowerment & Gay Rights

Who says the Queen of England is too old to keep up with society and our issues? This week Her Royal Highness signed a ground breaking new charter, aka bill, […]

March 13, 2013 ×
“One Girl With Courage Is A Revolution” How Girls In 3rd World Countries Are Fighting For Education

“One Girl With Courage Is A Revolution” How Girls In 3rd World Countries Are Fighting For Education

Female education is on the rise and the social and cultural stigmas that held back so many generations is slowly beginning to ebb. While the challenges, stereotypes and battles have […]

February 26, 2013 ×
Shooting Survivor Gabrielle Giffords Pleads With Congress “You Must Do Something!” About Gun Violence

Shooting Survivor Gabrielle Giffords Pleads With Congress “You Must Do Something!” About Gun Violence

Today the US Senate held it’s first hearing on Gun-related Violence in over a year, as the recent shooting events of Sandy Hook Elementary, and Aurora Colorado shooting have become […]

January 30, 2013 ×
“The Sky’s The Limit” US Congress Swears In A Record-Breaking 20 Female Senators.

“The Sky’s The Limit” US Congress Swears In A Record-Breaking 20 Female Senators.

It was a record breaking day for US history, January 3rd 2013. It was the day a record-breaking number of women were sworn into congress. 20 women from across the […]

January 5, 2013 ×
Men Earning More Than Women In The Australian Workforce. Our Solution To Tip The Scales.

Men Earning More Than Women In The Australian Workforce. Our Solution To Tip The Scales.

We read an alarming news report from Australia yesterday which stated the staring salary gap between female and make graduates is sadly widening, instead of decreasing. The Workplace Gender Equality […]

January 5, 2013 ×
Education Advocate Malala, Shot By The Taliban, Released From Hospital

Education Advocate Malala, Shot By The Taliban, Released From Hospital

15 year old Pakistani revolutionary Malala Yousufzai who was shot in the head by the Taliban in October 2012 has finally been released from hospital. Nurses and doctors who have […]

January 4, 2013 ×
If Justice Systems Fail Female Rape Victims, Do We The People Take Up The Charge?

If Justice Systems Fail Female Rape Victims, Do We The People Take Up The Charge?

We are on the cusp of entering 2013, yet the notion of moving forward in life has never seemed so sombre, especially in the area of social justice. The news […]

December 31, 2012 ×
South Korea Elects Park Geun-Hye As Its First Female President, Signalling New Era For The Nation

South Korea Elects Park Geun-Hye As Its First Female President, Signalling New Era For The Nation

News broke this morning that Park Geun-Hye has just been elected South Korea’s first female president. She is a conservative from the New Frontier Party, and is interestingly also the […]

December 19, 2012 ×
Susan Rice Says It’s A Problem When Women Are Victimized For Their Gender

Susan Rice Says It’s A Problem When Women Are Victimized For Their Gender

Susan Rice is the United States Ambassador to the United Nations and has been in this position for 4 years. No relation to Condoleeza, (c’mon we were all thinking it) […]

November 27, 2012 ×
Is Ashley Judd Ditching Acting For Politics?

Is Ashley Judd Ditching Acting For Politics?

Spurred on by the re-election of President Barack Obama and re-enforcing the “Yes We Can” attitude he promoted in 2008, actress and philanthropist Ashley Judd is considering running for the […]

November 9, 2012 ×

Cher & Kathy Griffin’s Politica PSA: Vote For Women’s Rights In This Election

Icon Cher and Comedienne Kathy Griffin have teamed up in this hilarious, yet serious PSA about the election. They want women everywhere to know a few facts about Mitt Romney […]

November 3, 2012 ×
Julia Gillard Puts the Smackdown On Political Misogyny In Australia

Julia Gillard Puts the Smackdown On Political Misogyny In Australia

Australia’s first female Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, recently made world headlines when she spoke in Parliament house about the sexism within politics that still exists today. The video got the […]

November 1, 2012 ×