A new bill prohibits children under the age of 14 from working – but makes an exception for “family businesses”, including extended family has come under criticism. 830 more words
Tags » Female Infanticide
I was lucky enough to have grown up in a household that didn’t constantly push for me to perform as a stereotypical young girl.
I wanted a Superman cake for my 3rd birthday, and I am still grateful to this day for my parents allowing me the opportunity to literally shove my entire fist into poor Clark Kent’s delicious, spongy face during the ‘Happy Birthday’ song. 712 more words
By Aarthi Chezian
Over 117 million girls are missing in the world today, lost to femicide, the murder of women simply because they are women.  These 117 million girls do not exist because of cultural systems that deem them as worthless or unnecessary burdens. 840 more words