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  • " Women in Focus" takes a deep look at all aspects of the global female experience analyzing such topics as women 's rights, female entrepreneurship, history, body image, sports, ... on the powerful and positive influences of femininity. " Women In Focus" is presented as part of Link TV's Global Perspectives ...
  • ... leave. From the child labor situation in Tanzania to the women's struggle in Afghanistan, from the impoverished streets of Somalia to ...
  • ... for a window factory, 2425 Glover Place is now home to the Women's Center For Creative Work. The transformative space will serve as a ... and job placement." She says she has done worker education programs through Labor Ready, but WINTER's program is more comprehensive ...
  • ... and street harassment are an everyday reality for many women . Los Angeles-based artist Mirabelle Jones seeks to create dialogue ... woman, you might start to even expect it. Over time, some women become less phased by it and more internally pissed off. It's hard to ...
  • ... who began weaving bags and baskets, and helping other women earn a fair income. " Women 's Work" tells the story of Herlinda Gonzales, a leader in her community ...
  • Vocal powerhouses Angelique Kidjo and Estrella Morente strut their stuff, while Natacha Atlas and Amina project the North African mystique. Brazil's Badi Assad displays her guitar chops, Adrea Echeverri sings about friendship and Sevara Nazarhan delivers an updated wedding song at a concert in Tashkent.
  • ... graphics transformed Los Angeles and paved a path for women designers. [scald=75179:kl_image_original_context] ... city.   Making LA consists of ten free programs hosted throughout the city between fall 2013 and fall 2014 that ...
  • In her new book "Uppity Women Speak Out," Morro Bay author Vicki Leon shares the wit and wisdom of ... Pompeii. | Photo: Stan Thompson. For centuries, women were expected to behave, mind their manners and keep their mouths shut. ... of 170 historical heroines in her new book, “Uppity Women Speak Their Minds.” Published by MJF Books in 2015, it's the latest ...
  • ... is a documentary following the daily lives of several women navigating through Los Angeles' skid row. ... documentary film, following a core group of women through their daily lives navigating the downtown L.A. neighborhood ... in place that actually made it nearly impossible for women to navigate the system. This movie is not about that. There are a ...
  • Women on the Frontline is a brutally honest account of the silent war being waged against women across the world. As of January 2008, 185 countries were party to the ... on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women . Yet UN estimates show that violent abuses not only persist, but are on ...

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