Bad Romance on International Women’s Day

Bad Romance on International Women’s Day

I've been trying to craft a post in my head the past week knowing that International Women's Day was upon us, but it never got from my head to the blog. When I saw the following video, I knew I had to share it. I am neither an avowed Republican or Democrat. I'm new to voting in the USA and certain policies on both sides of the political divide disgust me, but I have a particular distaste for the journalists who push their own agendas. As a viewer, I want impartial reporting, but that seems to be non-existent. Where is the equality, fairness and compassion for our fellow human beings? Is it Continue reading

International Women’s Day Celebrates Past Present and Future

International Women’s Day Celebrates Past Present and Future

International Women's Day celebrates the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. Women have many achievements to be proud of. The equality we enjoy is the result of the work of women (and men) before us. And yet, even in North America, many of us experience the residual discrimination leftover from years when we were not so fortunate. Regardless, none of us can deny we are lucky in comparison to women born in many other countries. The following video asks the question: "If all women had rights equal to those enjoyed by men, would there still Continue reading