#Level the Law

  • Article: Women in the Middle East Are More Educated Than Ever Before — But Still Held Back by Discriminatory Laws
    Girls & Women

    Women in the Middle East Are More Educated Than Ever Before — But Still Held Back by Discriminatory Laws

    Oct. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Discriminatory laws aren't just unfair to women, they're unprofitable to entire regions. Read more

  • Article: Palestinian Girl, 14, Escapes Child Marriage After Being Sold to Man 20 Years Her Elder
    Girls & Women

    Palestinian Girl, 14, Escapes Child Marriage After Being Sold to Man 20 Years Her Elder

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She was sold into child marriage for $2,800 by her abusive father. Read more

  • Article: 'I Could See All These Little Eyes Looking Up at Me': The Disturbing Encounter That Led Cindy McCain to Fight Human Trafficking
    Citizenship

    'I Could See All These Little Eyes Looking Up at Me': The Disturbing Encounter That Led Cindy McCain to Fight ...

    By Meghan Werft|May 2, 2017

    “I knew that something was wrong, I didn’t know what human trafficking was, I didn’t do anything." Read more

  • Article: Female Muslim Clerics Issue Fatwa on Child Marriage & Marital Rape
    Girls & Women

    Female Muslim Clerics Issue Fatwa on Child Marriage & Marital Rape

    By Meghan Werft|April 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Igniting change from within. Read more

  • Article: Afghanistan Reveals New Plan to Stop Staggering Child Marriage Problem
    Girls & Women

    Afghanistan Reveals New Plan to Stop Staggering Child Marriage Problem

    By Meghan Werft|April 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    One in three Afghan girls are married before age 18. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’

    By Meghan Werft|April 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “This is part of the culture,” her lawyer argued in court. Read more

  • Article: Gretchen Carlson Leads Call to End Sexual Harassment: 'This Is A Movement'
    Girls & Women

    Gretchen Carlson Leads Call to End Sexual Harassment: 'This Is A Movement'

    By Meghan Werft|April 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "It’s not okay to have to have to leave a job because of sexual harassment,” said Gretchen Carlson. Read more

  • Article: 7 Feminist Laws Iceland Has That the World Needs
    Girls & Women

    7 Feminist Laws Iceland Has That the World Needs

    By Meghan Werft|March 29, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Every country should have these laws. Read more