Tag Archive: Advocacy

Liam Neeson Isn’t The Only One Fighting Human Trafficking Anymore

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HUMAN TRAFFICKING. A term not thrown around frequently in the day to day conversation. Isn’t human trafficking what happened to those girls in the movie Taken? Like, what happens in third world countries? Right? WRONG. Human… Continue reading

Backlash with a Black Eye: CoverGirl and the NFL

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CoverGirl is the latest of NFL sponsors facing backlash after TMZ released a video showing Baltimore Raven’s running back, Ray Rice knocking out his then fiancé Janay Palmer in a hotel elevator a… Continue reading

Run, Throw, Fight #LikeAGirl

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More and more brand advertisers have been taking a stand for women. They may not have been the first to do it but Always is the latest brand driving conversation around female empowerment… Continue reading

The Truth about Sexual Crimes

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The news thrives on scandal, especially sexual scandal. Although a great portion of this news is just trashy celebrity gossip, there are always horrible stories that surface about sex crimes. And, as many… Continue reading

Sudara: The Clothing Company that is Changing Women’s Lives in India

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“…the United States State Department, the United Nations and India’s Human Rights Commission have all identified India as a major hub in the international sex trade, a global phenomenon that may involve upwards… Continue reading

Why You Have to Reframe Your “Networking” Mindset

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When you hear the word “networking” a few things might come to mind, and I imagine these associations aren’t positive. You’re probably thinking about words and phrases like: I sound like a saleswoman,… Continue reading

Lady Gaga’s ‘Til It Happens to You’ Calls for Awareness of Sexual Assault on Campus

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Lady Gaga is calling for awareness about campus sexual assault in her latest music video for the song ‘Til It Happens to You.’ The ballad was written for the 2015 documentary The Hunting Ground, directed by… Continue reading

Saudi Women Register to Vote: But Will There Be Progression Civilly?

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As of 2015, Saudi women have finally won the right to vote and run in municipal elections. Voter registration began this August and goes through mid-September. This has been in the works since… Continue reading

Humans of New York Visits Pakistan and Changes the World

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Brandon Stanton began his journey to create the famous blog Humans of New York in July 2010 after losing his job as a bond trader. In Stanton’s first book of photography, compiling three… Continue reading

How Private Schools in Poor Countries are Reshaping Education

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It is widely understood that education is the key answer to freedom and progression. There are two quotes from famous men that I think sum up the importance of education perfectly: Nelson Mandela… Continue reading