I'll allow that everyone is equal in principle, at least in the West. If you think everyone is equal in practice, you're daft. This deserves a read, so please read it.
This morning I logged on to FaceBook to do some mindless meandering before reading some real stuff. I was numbly perusing postings about the weather (rain, again?) and someone’s cute kid doing something amazingly cute, when I saw an article from NME magazine that made me almost spit my coffee all over my computer. 1,358 more words
The annual celebration of the International Day of Women should be an ideal opportunity in the UK to reflect on the role of women in society, such as the numbers returning to work in times of recession to the unjust treatment some women suffer in our country through Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). 869 more words
I learned about “Women’s day” from Leonore and she in turn got the intel from a google doodle. My generation, or so it seems to me, has been brought up with considerable respect towards the feminine sex and for me personally it is simply incomprehensible, why societal differences are so pertinent in this regard. 850 more words