The Right to Play or Creeping Sharia? FIFA...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon FIFA has overturned its headscarf ban, enforced since 2007, on women playing soccer with their heads covered. See on patheos.com
EU unveils anti-human trafficking plan - Press TV...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon Automatically uploaded video [VIDEO] EU unveils anti-human trafficking plan Tue Jun 19, 2012 11:35PM Url: “http://www.presstv.ir/detail/247043.html” #presstv… See on youtube.com
The Virtual Maternity Clinic: A teaching and...
See on Scoop.it - DGTS Digital “The VMC was developed using software including LiveSim and Adobe Flash, comprising of four video scenarios of women in early pregnancy…being interviewed by their midwife; and independent learning activities…[it] provided a safe haven for students to observe and learn more about the role of the midwife, in particular on how to conduct interviews...
President of Muslims for Progressive Values Tells...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon WCA announces musician, sing-writer, mother and President of Muslims for Progressive Values, Ani Zonneveld, is speaking to Honoring Women’s Rights conference. See on sfgate.com
60 Personal Mantras That Inspire the Courage to...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon A personal mantra is a positive phrase or affirmative statement that you say to yourself for the purpose of motivation or encouragement. This could be your favorite quote, proverb, spiritual truth or religious saying that motivates and inspires you to be your best self. Today I wanted to share a few (okay, a lot) of the ones that HBW readers have so...
See on Scoop.it - DGTS Digital CareMonkey - the social health & safety app for families. Share information with people you trust to care for your loved ones. See on caremonkey.com
Women in Islam | Islam A Closer Look
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon To appreciate how far the treatment of Muslim women today is from the Islamic norm, we need to understand the situation of women in 7th century Arabia. See on islamacloserlook.com
Leaving Abuse Behind
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon Donna Ferrato has been documenting domestic abuse for 30 years and hopes that her latest campaign, “I Am Unbeatable,” will be the last chapter. See on lens.blogs.nytimes.com
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon Built on a foundation of community involvement, parent engagement and entrepreneurship, aBeanstalk consists of a group of motivated individuals seeking to make a positive impact in their community. See on abeanstalk.com
Video: Domestic Violence PSA: How To Look Your...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon http://www.refuge.org.uk/lauren... See on worldstarhiphop.com
Letting Go and Starting Over When It's Hard | Tiny...
See on Scoop.it - G.O.N.E. Wild When you take the time to really know yourself—know your values, know your beliefs, know what is important to you—you can make the right choice, even when it’s hard. See on tinybuddha.com
Summer Fun: Islamic Swimwear
See on Scoop.it - Empress Style! Islamic swimwear makes it possible for active Muslim women to participate in water sports. … The goal of the “Islamic swimwear” industry is to help and encourage more Muslim women to become physically active. See on islam.about.com
Women and property: some insights from African...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon Numerous examples show how resilient and innovative African women reacted when faced with patriarchal hegemony… See on worldmathaba.net
Five Reasons Why Michigan’s Anti-Abortion Bill Is...
See on Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon The Michigan House has passed HB 5711, the nation’s most restrictive anti-abortion bill that combines some of the worst attacks on women’s access to abortion care into one bill. See on thinkprogress.org
Empress Chronicle | Empress Style!
See on Scoop.it - Empress Style! Empress Style! starts here. See on khadija19.polyvore.com
Let's stand our ground for this sista. If... →
‘Stand your ground’ denied in domestic violence case Marissa Alexander, a 31-year-old mother of three, is facing a mandatory 20 years behind bars. She had pinned her hopes for freedom on a motion for a new trial; that motion was denied Thursday in a Florida courtroom.
The Hypocrisyof the 'Why They Hate Us' Rhetoric →
In fairness both sides ought be included
Why Do They Hate Us →
#ProjectPurpleRibbon Progress - Mar52012
Today is the day that I set for a tentative launch of the Project Purple Ribbon Website. I had a pared down version of the site done and ready to go. I may still launch that site in the coming days, but I’ve decided not to launch today. Rather, I will continue on with my research and developing this project to it’s fullest potential. Please check out my latest post at Lady Khadija...
Fox Pundit Says Women In The Military Should...
ladyksempresschronicle: Via Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon The Pentagon announced new rules last week easing the ban on women serving in combat. While conservatives like Rick Santorum are a little uneasy with the news, the announcement only formalizes military practices that were already taking place. Via thinkprogress.org
The black woman’s role has not been placed in its proper perspective,...– Shirley Chisholm, The Twin Jeopardies of Race and Sex (via ladyksempresschronicle)
Tumblr Staff to Implement a New Policy Against... →
ladyksempresschronicle: Thank you Tumblr Staff!! I did hear and read about these things happening, but I don’t think I understood the seriousness of it until I found myself following one such blogger. She was really sneaky about it. She framed her blog as a fitness blog but promoted anorexia. I didn’t notice until i a posted about why she was wanted to get down to 100 pounds, when she was 5’9”...
On the deepest level, the obsession with thinness is about cutting girls down to...– Jean Kilbourne (via ladyksempresschronicle)
ladyksempresschronicle: Chaka Khan sings Roll Me...
Teen Dating Violence Links →
jacquelynjoan: Via Melissa Harris Perry
Free Sara Kruzan
ladyksempresschronicle: Via Scoop.it - Project Purple Ribbon Support the Freedom of Human Trafficking Victim Sara Kruzan who was sentenced to life without parole for killing a 31 year old man who molested her when she was 11, eventually grooming her into a life of child prostitution by the age of 13 years old. Via freesarakruzan.org
ladyksempresschronicle: Aretha Franklin - A Rose Is Still A Rose lyrics Writer: HILL, LAURYN N. / ALY, ALAN / BRICKELL, EDIE / WITHROW, KENNETH / BUSH, JOHN / HOUSER, JOHN BRADLEY Doo doo doo doo doo doo mmm Dooby dooby doo doo doo doo Doo doo doo doo doo doo mmm There was a rose I knew, I met her once or twice before She was a pretty sweet thing, not the least bit insecure Then you came...
Scoops on Project Purple Ribbon →
ladyksempresschronicle: I’ve been focusing much more on program and resource development than the launching of the website. I’m researching and gathering information. Follow my Project Purple Ribbon Topic on Scoop.it.
ladyksempresschronicle: Jezebel’s sexual lasciviousness, Mammy’s devotion, and Sapphire’s outspoken anger—these are among the most persistent stereotypes that black women encounter in contemporary American life. Hurtful and dishonest, such representations force African American women to navigate a virtual crooked room that shames them and shapes their experiences as citizens. Many respond...
Brave Woman | Changing the Culture of Domestic... →
Leaving a life of domestic violence is a series of moment-by-moment decisions requiring brave choices and bold actions. It can be hard to believe in ourselves when we have been beaten down by circumstance
#ProjectPurpleRibbon Progress - Feb72012
Delightfully Me →
cute little website for victims and survivors.
#ProjectPurpleRibbon Progress - Feb52012 →
786 Feels why called the launch date “tentative”. this has to be right. I won’t change it at this moment, but there is work to do. Tentative Launch: 5March2012
That I Would Be Good by Alanis Morissette