ROAR: The game-changing safety device that’s going to keep women safe

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What if there was a way to ensure that every woman could go through her life feeling secure and fearless? Imagine a world where women could go about their lives without having to consciously avoid unprovoked attacks or attention. Yasmine Mustafa wants to create that world. Last November, women throughout Philadelphia were shaken when a 29-year-old woman...+

Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death by Family for Marrying Man She Loved

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In today’s already disturbing news I have stumbled upon recent news of a pregnant Pakistani woman who was “stoned to death” by her father and family for marrying the man she loved. Her name was Farzana Iqbal. “Farzana Iqbal was waiting for the High Court in the eastern city of Lahore to open when a group...+

Cosmetics Queen Battles Against Skin Bleaching

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In the beauty industry so many people are pressured to have flawless skin, look a certain way, get up the employment chain through looks, and the horrible thought process of “looks are everything”. Looks are not everything. The heart and personality of people is what matters the most.  I recently read this article about skin bleaching. It...+

Middle School’s Ban Punishes The Victims

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This week two separate schools made headlines for their absurd policies. A North Carolina elementary school told 9 year old Grayson Bruce that he was no longer allowed to wear his My Little Pony backpack to school because it was considered a “trigger for bullying.” School Officials were aware that Grayson was being physically and...+