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Florida woman uses Twitter, YouTube to describe her abortion
04/03/2010 | 0 Comments
Florida woman uses Twitter, YouTube to describe her abortion

Source: Digital Journal
By: Chris Dade
1 March 2010
A 27-year-old woman from Tampa, Florida says that she and her four-year-old special needs son have been threatened with violence and even death because of her decision to use …

“Hook-up culture’s” bad rap
04/03/2010 | 2 Comments
“Hook-up culture’s” bad rap

It isn’t casual sex that’s damaging young women’s lives. It’s insisting they become exactly What Men Want
By Kate Harding
Source: Salon.com
26th February 2010
Is “hook-up culture” a demeaning, destructive thing for girls and young women that would …

For Women in America, Equality is still an Illusion
26/02/2010 | 0 Comments
For Women in America, Equality is still an Illusion

Source: Washington Post
By: Jessica Valenti
Sunday, 21st February, 2010
Every day, we hear about the horrors women endure in other countries: rape in Darfur, genital mutilation in Egypt, sex trafficking in Eastern Europe. We shake our heads, …

Intergenerational Forum: 6th Annual International Leadership Training in Human Rights
25/02/2010 | 0 Comments
Intergenerational Forum: 6th Annual International Leadership Training in Human Rights

6th Annual International Leadership Training Programme:
A Global Intergenerational Forum
Celebrating 62 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
August 6-14, 2010 at the University of Connecticut
The International Leadership Training Programme, organized as a forum, is premised on …

Call for Papers: Reimagining Girlhood: Communities, Identities, Self-Portrayals
16/02/2010 | 0 Comments
Call for Papers: Reimagining Girlhood: Communities, Identities, Self-Portrayals

GIRLS’ STUDIES CONFERENCE   CALL FOR PAPERS

Reimagining Girlhood:  Communities, Identities, Self-Portrayals
Hosted by: Center for Gender and Intercultural Studies and Women’s Studies Program at the State University of New York College at Cortland – October 22-24, …