international women day

  • Suffragette – Sarah Gavron

    To celebrate yesterday’s International Women’s Day, this week we will discuss a recent film which was directed by a woman, written by a woman and with a cast led by women. Suffragette (2015) is the first feature film portraying the struggle of ordinary British women, who, at the turn...
  • Fighting Corruption One Grassroots Woman at a Time

    Earlier this week, National Public Radio (NPR) reported that an estimated 1.6 billion people pay bribes for essential health services, which is nearly a quarter of the world population. The finding is based on surveys and interviews involving more than 250,000 people in 119 countries, which also reveal that...