Tag Archives : Stopping the Hidden War Against Women: Women

Eve Ensler (American)

    Eve Ensler, Tony Award winning playwright, performer, and activist, is the author of The Vagina Monologues, which has been translated into over 48 languages, performed in over 140 countries, including sold-out runs at both Off-Broadway’s Westside Theater and on London’s West End (2002 Olivier Award nomination, Best Entertainment), and run for 10 years in […]

Malala Yousafzai (Pakistan)

Malala Yousafzai is only an 18-year-old girl; however, she has already made great influence regarding education in less developed countries. Pakistan Malala grew up in a family in Pakistan. Malala’s father is an educator, therefore Malala appreciates the importance of knowledge and education since her childhood.   Extremist terrorist organization Taliban occupied the northern part […]

Malālah Yūsafzay (Pakistan)

Malālah Yūsafzay is a Pakistani girl (12 July 1997). She is the youngest Nobel Prize winner. She fight for education rights for women.   She was born in the Swat District of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Her name means grief-stricken. She study in the local school, but Taliban forbid women study in school in […]

ClaraZetkin (Germany)

Clara Zetkin (5 July 1857 – 20 June 1933) was a German woman advocate for women’s rights. In 1911, she organized the first International Women’s Day (IWD). It originally called International Working Women’s Day. IWD celebrated on March 8 every year. Zetkin has joined different parties such as Social Democratic Party of Germany, Independent Social […]

Mathangi Kalithas (India)

The inevitable destiny   Mathangi Kalithas is a 20 year old Indian lady. She is an active University student. She joins lots of International programs and cultural exchange tours which help her to build up a global horizon. However, she still has to suffer from the paternity system. Her freedom is limited by her parents […]

Uppekha Jain and Pankuhuri Awasthi (India)

We sing against the world   Uppekha Jain and Pankuhuri Awasthi were two brave Indian ladies who speak out the raping culture in India. Since the sexual crimes to female in India are really serious, every woman is scared to walk along in the street. These two ladies saw this terrible fact, so they decided […]

Sania Mirza (India)

A Champion   Sania Mirza is an Indian tennis player. She is the first India female sports player who has a championship status as well. Currently, she is a champion of. 28 year old Mirza has won a French mixed genders tennis before, until now, she has won almost 26 Tour Championship   In the […]

Jyoti Singh (India)

A Tragedy   In 2012, 23 year old Jyoti was raped by bus drivers and other passages during the path to home. The criminal Mukesh Singh even physically abused her and left her on the highway. She was hurt so bad and her male friend’s leg was broken as well. Unfortunately, Jyoti died after this […]

Gong Ji-young (Republic of Korea)

Gong Ji-young: Dictators’ daughters Written by Mark Reynolds Originally published on Bookanista Gong Ji-young is at the forefront of the new wave of women writers who rose to the top of the literary tree in Korea in the 1980s and ’90s. We meet a few months after the UK publication of Our Happy Time, her […]