Waking up this morning and reading thoughtful posts and tweets celebrating International Women’s Day, I cheerily planned to go through photos and choose one of inspiring women activists to send out my wishes. Then I saw a tweet from the Globe & Mail asking: “Does International Women’s Day matter anymore?”
I know the question was posted to engage readers (which they were called on), but it made me mad.
And it got me thinking about recent news on women’s rights here in Canada and around the world. (more…)
This week I was excited to have a guest post featured on We Talk Women, about my experience working in women’s rights. I first connected to cofounder Kavita when I saw her tweets on a special event she was organizing in Toronto for International Women’s Day, as part of Women for Women International‘s “Join Me on the Bridge“. (more…)