Category: Women’s Rights

Life has no safe rooms.

missoula

One of my favorite authors, Jon Krakauer of Into the Wild, and my personal favorite, Into Thin Air fame, has penned a new book on the increasingly publicized issue of the campus rape culture.  In Missoula, Rape and the Justice System in a College Town, Krakauer weaves an agonizing tale surrounding the sexual assault of several University of Montana…


“They failed!” Awe-Inspiring Speech from Malala to U.N.

Watching greatness rise is no small thing.  What did those who first heard Gandhi or Mother Theresa  speak, think as words of peace poured from their lips.  I can imagine it’s something like listening to Malala Yousafzai. In October of 2012, Malala was shot in the head by the Taliban, on a school bus along with…