The Holiday Season

by Hannah Joyce The Holidays are upon us. Thanksgiving has ended, and it will soon be Christmas. This time of year tends to be stressful for everyone. Family reunions are happening every other week, and for some, family gatherings are incredibly stressful. For me personally, I have such a supportive and loving family, but like … Continue reading The Holiday Season

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via Dowry & Great Indian shadi market — Awesomengers

It is a terrible fact that girls are facing in India and other countries. In last week, Sheetal Wayal, A 21-year-old girl, committed suicide because her father, an indebted farmer couldn’t bear dowry expenses. This is second incident from that same village in which a girl had committed suicide over dowry. Mohini Bhise ended her … Continue reading via Dowry & Great Indian shadi market — Awesomengers

via Raising Awareness of Menstruation and Sustainability in India — Girls’ Globe

During a visit to Auroville, India a couple of days ago I was happy to have the opportunity to chat briefly with Eco Femme co-founder Kathy Walkling in between customers at their busy stall at the market. I had already heard about Eco Femme before I came to India and I was exited to meet … Continue reading via Raising Awareness of Menstruation and Sustainability in India — Girls’ Globe

Via HuffPost Women: What It’s Like To Get An Illegal Abortion, From 4 Women Who Know Firsthand

I believe that abortion will be always a polemic subject.  Each person has their own reasons and we should respect their choice. By Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/what-its-like-to-get-an-illegal-abortion-from-4-women-who-know-firsthand_us_58ab00f9e4b037d17d29a993?ncid=engmodushpmg00000004 via @HuffPostWomen

JUST WHAT KIND OF MOM HURTS HER LITTLE GIRL THIS WAY??? (featuring the cry of a girl)  — by girlvoiceafrica

This nonsense needs to be stopped! The havoc that has been wreaked by Female Genital Mutilation is too much to turn a blind eye and deaf ear to. The fact that Female Circumcision is not biblical makes it totally non-negotiable. Its diabolic and typically an act of gender massacre. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the […] … Continue reading JUST WHAT KIND OF MOM HURTS HER LITTLE GIRL THIS WAY??? (featuring the cry of a girl)  — by girlvoiceafrica