A Woman’s Battlefield by Sacha Gorelik, Israel

Like veterans of war, women will exchange stories of stitches, scars, pain, and heroism. The way men recount their wartime experiences, exchanging tales of bravery and perhaps near fatal operations, is the way women will tell their birthing stories. I would like to share mine. A gush of water was when I knew the journey … Continue reading A Woman’s Battlefield by Sacha Gorelik, Israel

– Letter to the Young Me – By YaLa Women

Today women around the world still have to fight for equal rights, equal respect, equal pay... What if we were all raised in the same way? what if we were offered the same opportunities since childhood? What if both boys and girls were told that they are strong, smart, important and that they can become … Continue reading – Letter to the Young Me – By YaLa Women

STRONGER TOGETHER by Sarah Perle, Israel

In times of justice emergency we need to ally, we must act. Today I marched with my global community. I marched by your side today not because we are women or because, like me, you are Jewish . I didn't march by your side because your skin is the same color as my skin or … Continue reading STRONGER TOGETHER by Sarah Perle, Israel

The double edged sword by Nawras Mahir, Iraq

“Keep walking down the straight road; once you come across a ‘bizarre’ building on your right, this is the Issam Faris Institute.” I am here, standing at the main gate of the American University of Beirut, listening to the answer of the security man with his gentle Lebanese accent. I asked him to show me … Continue reading The double edged sword by Nawras Mahir, Iraq

Harassment: It must come to an end by Elarif Rkia, Morocco

In a world when our rights have been nominated dreams. I am dreaming of this day, where there is no violence, no looks of desire, and no sexual harassment anymore. A world where I can dress nicely and properly, a world where I can apply my favorite lipstick color, a world where I can speak … Continue reading Harassment: It must come to an end by Elarif Rkia, Morocco