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Brought to you by the always-boss Kate Griem and Proof Schubert-Reed, here are some things to keep in mind this International Women's Day and Women's History Month! xx, TR
Hello Teens Resisters!! In honor of International Women’s Day, here are some (almost unbelievable but somehow not surprising) facts to inspire you to take some concrete action around women’s rights across the world:
These are only a small fraction of the statistics that continue to show us how much work still needs to be done. From workplace discrimination to scarce political representation to sexual harassment to human trafficking to lack of women in STEM — not just in the U.S. but all over the world — women deserve equal social and professional treatment and an equal voice.
What you can do
The good news is: these statistics can be changed! How can I take action?
Engaging in Pop culture:
In honor of the sheer power of girl power, check out these super amazing pieces of music/literature/media created by women!!
And above all, remember that supporting rights for girls means supporting all girls. Girls are powerful, they rock, and every single one of them deserves the same resources and support as everyone else in the world. Keep the above in mind today and every day as you continue to Resist and fight for equality across the world!
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