Monthly Archives: March 2011
–Leila McInnis Hundreds of thousands of women are taken from their homes every year and forced to have sex for money. Sex-trafficking is defined by the US State Department as “the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person … Continue reading
http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/12860407 Shanna Bukhari, a 24 year old living in Manchester has recently come under fire for making it to the final selection round for a chance to represent the United Kingdom in the Miss Universe competition. Religious reasons account for … Continue reading
This article tells the story of a 13 year old girl who had acid thrown on her by an older man whom was rejected as a suitor so that she could continue her education. The author discusses how acid crime … Continue reading
A group of women are suing Wal-mart because they claim that they are getting passed over for promotions and that their pay is less than men at the same level of them. The lawsuit is making its way to the … Continue reading
I’ve been trying to find this spoken-word poem for several months now, and have finally located it, hooray!