Hub-GGM-Chicago

Global Girl 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 scholastic achievement, ignite community activism and spark social change.

 

In the coming weeks the Equal Voice | Equal Future Digital Media Hub will be featuring digital stories created by GGM-Chicago participants, exploring the issues around the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment and how it affects the everyday well-being and life of girls and womxn. You can learn more about this collaboration here.

Equal Voice | Equal Future Exclusives

Mya: Sex Trafficking in Chicago

Each year in Chicago, 16,000 women fall prey to trafficking, with most of these women being underage, and Black. These women are taken advantage of and manipulated and many survivors

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RI, Video Game Harassment

The field of video games has historically been dominated by men. When women join a hobby, like video-gaming, that men believe are specifically meant for them, men may feel insecure.

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Kayla and Eden: Women in Sports

My topic focuses on gender inequity between female and male sports within the school system, specifically within the high schools, Providence St. Mel and De La Salle Institute. We chose

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Here are some resources to learn more about the Equal Rights Amendment:

 

Educational Video

 

Article on Ms. Magazine 

 

Statement on the Archivist not publishing the 28th Amendment

 

ERA Coalition