Black Women: The Fastest Growing Group of Entrepreneurs in the United States

By Sheila “Black women who do succeed do so with great sacrifice that has an ill effect on their personal and family lives, their self-esteem, and their health. This is… Continue reading Black Women: The Fastest Growing Group of Entrepreneurs in the United States

The ERA Effect

By Kamiyah What will the Equal Rights Amendment actually do? That is the question everyone wants to know! The ERA is a proposed amendment that will ensure equal rights, regardless… Continue reading The ERA Effect

No Means No!

By Destiny Many people in the world have experienced sexual mistreatment, or assault, but most of these people are women of color and young girls. When these actions occur they… Continue reading No Means No!

Sexual Violence against Women of Color

By Dakkariah The subject of my story is domestic abuse against women of color and how it affects their lives. This story is important because women of color have been… Continue reading Sexual Violence against Women of Color

We As Ourselves: Shaping the Narrative as Black Survivors

By Priska My project is about the “Me Too” movement and how the media changed the narrative from Black women suffering from sexual violence, to a larger focus on white… Continue reading We As Ourselves: Shaping the Narrative as Black Survivors

How Have Young Women Been Economically Impacted by Covid-19?

By Merelin I chose this topic because many young women, since the start of the pandemic, are either struggling to receive jobs, are single mothers that do not have the… Continue reading How Have Young Women Been Economically Impacted by Covid-19?

Verbal Abuse in the Workplace: how does it affect undocumented, Hispanic women?

By Naomi Hispanic, immigrant women are particularly vulnerable to workplace harassment because they are often placed in positions that are low in status because of their documentation and sex/gender. I… Continue reading Verbal Abuse in the Workplace: how does it affect undocumented, Hispanic women?

Is Gender Equality Attainable in the United States?

By Saroya How has gender equality affected the experiences of women in the United States? Will gender equality progress? For my project, I decided to explore whether or not gender… Continue reading Is Gender Equality Attainable in the United States?

We are Global Girl Media-Chicago

GlobalGirl Media-Chicago develops the voice and media literacy of teenage girls and young women, ages 14-22, in under-served communities by teaching them to create and share digital journalism designed to improve… Continue reading We are Global Girl Media-Chicago

Betsy: What Equality Means to Me

GlobalGirl Media-LA develops the voice and media literacy of teenage girls and young women, ages 14-22, in under-served communities by teaching them to create and share digital journalism designed to improve… Continue reading Betsy: What Equality Means to Me