violence against women
By Mariela Rosario | 02/17/2011 - 18:55 | 0 Comments
New ad campaigns sweeping across Latin America are taking on a centuries-old code of machismo propulgated by outdated ideas of male and female power dynamics.
First, Chile launched a campaign that declared, "Maricón, el que maltrata a una mujer." Watch the PSA below:
By Mariela Rosario | 11/10/2010 - 16:00 | 0 Comments
A group of ten Mexican American women have begun a hunger strike in front of the White House to protest the poverty and violence that has plagued the U.S./Mexico border for years.
Their goal is to increase federal funding for border towns. Cindy Arnolds, the organizer of the hunger strike, told...