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Nominate Trailblazing Women for TPSMA Silent Sentinel Award

Call for Nominations!

The Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association requests nominations for the 2015 Silent Sentinel Award, honoring someone who has been instrumental in advocating for women’s rights in the United States. 256 more words

Suffrage

Who killed Sabeen Mahmud?

That which was squashed by others
Was lifted by this slight one
-Mir Taqi Mir

On Friday April 24th, the city of Karachi lost one of its bravest daughters. 1,750 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Pakistan Honor Killing Gul Ahmad Saeed Kills 14 People Over Dispute On Marriage

Gul Ahmad Saeed, 25 of Pakistan has been arrested in the connection of the murder of 14 people. 10 members of one family were gunned down in their home over dispute on marriage, April 5, 2015 Gul Ahmad Saeed gunned down his fiancee, her parents and all 7 of her siblings.When they refused to allow him to marry their daughter. 297 more words

I have the right to remain joyful

Because my political views; my sexual preferences or even my nationality should not ever matter at all. I am a woman. Just like million others. I speak well of you for I was degraded once.

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Feminism

Abortion in Australia

Imagine this: you’re an 18 year old girl attending university, and living at home with your parents. Life is simple and you’re happy until you find out that you’re 8 weeks pregnant. 855 more words

Abortion

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

In the ruins of the United States, the “Sons of Jacob” revolution starts with a staged terrorist attack that kills the President and most of Congress. 63 more words

Books

I am a Supporter of Equal Rights and I'm NOT a Feminist

Telling people this — especially women — usually leads to the same response ….. “You don’t care about equal rights for women?”. :/

I could get upset when people say things like that but I thought that making a blog post about it would be better. 369 more words

Equality