Women and Society

No-Limit Latinas: A Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

No-Limit Latinas: A Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration By Girl Scouts Blog It’s Hispanic Heritage Month and we’re thrilled to celebrate by highlighting a few of our most incredible Latina Girl Scout alums! These barrier-breaking, change-making, world-changing women are a huge inspiration to us and to every Latina out there who wants to see herself reflected in the faces of accomplished…

An All-Women Coral Conservation Group is Reviving Coral Reefs

An All-Women Coral Conservation Group is Reviving Coral Reefs The trainees are learning to graft, garden, and restore corals. By Sydney Allen There has been no shortage of alarming articles and videos in recent years about the imminent and inevitable destruction of the world’s coral reefs — one of the key components to a healthy ocean and marine ecosystem. Heartbreaking images of bleached, broken corals have…

Muslim Women’s Group ‘Aisyiyah Is On A Mission To Plant Trees

Muslim Women’s Group ‘Aisyiyah Is On A Mission To Plant Trees Muslim women’s group ‘Aisyiyah is helping the environment and local communities by restoring forests, tackling climate problems, and raising awareness on the need to reduce waste. By Harry Jacques SUKOHARJO, Indonesia — On a grass verge by a road dissecting miles of rice fields in Central Java province, a…

Women Are Furious, Frightened And Voting

Women Are Furious, Frightened And Voting By Joan Michelson The 2022 midterm election, now only 73 days away, is shaping up to be driven by women voters, who have only had that right for 102 years today, when that right was ratified in the 19th Amendment on August 26, 1920. TargetSmart reported surges of new voter registrations by women across the country, far…

Delta Air Lines Promotes Diversity With New Stock Images

Delta Air Lines Promotes Diversity With New Stock Images The “Faces of Travel” initiative includes a 100-image library that reflects a more diverse view of travelers. By Claretta Bellamy Delta Air Lines is working to fix the lack of minority faces in travel advertising.  The airline released a new photo library Wednesday called “Faces of Travel,” which contains 100 images that reflect…