Feminism is about much more than making sure women get the same treatment as men. Poverty is in fact a feminist issue. Let’s talk feminization of poverty.
As Resa on the Graffiti Lux and Murals blog explains, “Local artists make art with women who are marginalized by social/injustice issues.” This is a powerful, artistic post that I wanted to reshare today.
Ritu Sharma speaks worldwide about the problem of women living in poverty in developing countries. She co-founded Women Thrive Worldwide in 1998, as a means to find solutions for the issue, and is the current President. She began this organization after leaving Punjab, India with her family to immigrate to the US, leaving behind poverty. …