On The Heels Of 2015 International Women’s Day

Pondered Musings

What started over a century ago as a political event to promote equality and end the suffrage of women, continues to this date with similar goals and objectives. Clearly not the easiest of tasks. While we cannot dismiss the giant progress made by women in all fields be it in politics, finance, sports or even just in the public life, there still seems like we have a long way to go. The official theme for this year’s Women’s Day is ‘Make It Happen’ (#MakeItHappen) – to recognize accomplishments and further advancements. It’s a powerful slogan if you ask me and it left me wondering how I as an ordinary citizen of the world can make a difference.

Much has been said and written about the very politicized recent BBC documentary titled “India’s Daughter” by director, Leslee Udwin. It is based on the brutal gang rape that left a young woman…

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4 thoughts on “On The Heels Of 2015 International Women’s Day

  1. Important reblog. Like the quote at the end of the original post a lot. Cannot agree more with it. Let’s work toward this goal. Thank you for sharing the blog post and for reblogging.

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