Cyber Violence Against Women

It is imperative that we understand the change needed in society – at a global level. Just because cyber-violence isn’t physical doesn’t mean that it is acceptable – it is a form of bullying, and perpetuates an attitude that becomes an insidious way of thinking. A hacked Facebook account can cost a life in some countries. We are all humans talking to other humans – we should always be respectful and kind, even if you don’t agree.

cyber-violence against women this is a great article on the topic. Think differently!

International Women’s Day

Screen Shot 2016-03-04 at 10.50.25 AMInternational Women’s Day is fast approaching on March 8th it calls into focus that the UN states that it will be 2030 before there is true gender equality.

“We have shattered so many glass ceilings we created a carpet of shards. Now we are sweeping away the assumptions and bias of the past so women can advance across new frontiers,” says UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message for International Women’s Day 2016. Follow the UN @Empower Women.

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Have you Skimmed yet?

I LOVE this part of my daily read! Quick to the point news on the commute! So if you haven’t seen this yet – check it out! The Skimm and its an enterprise by two amazing female entrepreneurs! Learn more about the founders Carly Zakin and Danielle Weiseberg here.Screen Shot 2016-03-07 at 12.51.55 PM