Day 1 After International Women’s Day – Still Celebrating, Still Advocating

At only 17-yr old, Malala Yousafzai was the youngest recipient, at the time in 2014, as a Nobel Peace Prize laureate for her courageous advocacy of girls education in her home region of Swat District, Pakistan. Blogged for BBC as early as 11-yr old and almost died from being assassinated by a Taliban soldier when … More Day 1 After International Women’s Day – Still Celebrating, Still Advocating

13-year-old “Girl Meets World” Star Pens Powerful Essay on Intersectional Feminism

Originally published by Anna Silman for Salon.com on  August 24, 2015— “13-year-old “Girl Meets World” star Rowan Blanchard has already proven herself wise beyond her years, speaking about the #HeForShe campaign at UN Women’s annual conference about gender inequality in June.  Now, in a powerful essay posted to her Tumblr and Instagram, the Disney star … More 13-year-old “Girl Meets World” Star Pens Powerful Essay on Intersectional Feminism