One in Twenty: Let's Bring this Daughter to the Women’s Memorial March in Vancouver

Friends, I’d love to invite you into the story of a 16-year-old girl who is creating a life for herself beyond the shadow of Vancouver’s notorious serial killer. This 16-year-old’s mother was murdered by the pig farmer and she’s putting together the pieces of her life, finding her own voice and her own place on […]

Pakistani women work for peace amid violence

Pakistani women work for peace amid violence – The Boston Globe http://ow.ly/YmrD

Human Trafficking Awareness & Action

Today is Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Some facts about Human Trafficking or modern-day slavery: 27 million people are enslaved on the earth today. 80 percent are women. 50 percent are children. What is Human Trafficking? According to the United Nations, human trafficking is the illegal movement of people, within national or across international borders for […]

Black and Blue Sari

She was beaten. Tortured. Raped. Sodomized. Hung from a ceiling. The man she was married to on several occasions tried to manipulate her into committing suicide. He battered her with his words, his fists and whatever object he could find in the heat of a moment. He tried to drown her. Kamal Dhillon’s new book […]