Six-year-old Mehran Rafaat is like many girls her age. She likes to be the center of attention.
Meditate – Practice – Study – Minister Anattasati Magga offers meditation, services, Dharma discussions and lectures, retreats, and meditation supplies. The Sangha practices in North Carolina and California and follows the tradition of Soto Zen. Nancy Spence, founder and teacher, began lay training in 1977 and entered Priest training at Vichara Bodhiyana Monastery in California. She then trained as a Lay Minister at Shasta Abbey in Mt. Shasta, California and received her Lay Minister license in 1984. Asheville, NC and Sonora,CA firstname.lastname@example.org fax: (828) 252-8869 phone: 828-242-2405 www.anattasatimagga.org
The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, is often described as an international bill of rights for women. Consisting of a preamble and 30 articles, it defines what constitutes discrimination against women and sets up an agenda for national action to end such discrimination.
We mobilize women of color around our lived experiences by:
* bringing women of color together * encouraging our collective sustainability through mentoring and self-help * providing a framework that resonates with our lived experience * organizing and mobilizing to affect change
MARCH is National Women’s History Month The overarching theme for March 2010 is Writing Women Back into History In 2010, in celebration of our 30th Anniversary, we’ll highlight themes from previous years, ones that recognize a different aspect of women’s achievements…
Out of more than 500 Nobels ever awarded in the sciences, less than 40 have been awarded to women. That 3 Nobels were awarded to women this year represents a sea change in the Nobel Committee’s decision-making as the successful result of a behind-the-scenes campaign to represent women more equally.
Rebekah Spicuglia, Media Manager for The Women’s Media Center
"You ever eaten a Sugarloaf?" he asked. I shook my head. I was a hospice nurse and this gentleman, I’ll call him Zeb, was my patient. We’d been talking about our favorite apples, but this sounded more like a coffeecake. "What about a Sheepnose June?" he tried again. I’d never heard of it.
Neurath, Paul. From Malthus to the Club of Rome and Back : Problems of Limits to Growth, Population Control, and Migrations. Columbia University Seminar Series. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 1994.
Neurath has been teaching population biology for a number of years, and in this book, he takes that experience to reconsider the historical development of population consciousness.
FEATURED WORK “Be nobody’s darling”: Womanism as an Early Response to Racism within Feminism,and Sexism within the Civil Rights Movement by Freesia McKee – Warren Wilson College
I got my start in activism back in my hometown, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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Documentary Film, Spirituality, Biography, GOD IN HUMAN FORM: The life and work of Avatar Meher Baba
by filmmaker, Peter Nordeen of Asheville, North Carolina USA
God in Human Form is a comprehensive yet concise biographical documentary of the renowned spiritual personality, Avatar Meher Baba (1894-1969).
Springtime is here again, so it’s time to visit your local garden center for new and exciting plants, shrubs and trees for your home landscape.
Diamond, J. M. (2005). Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed. New York, Viking.
This work presents a broad historical approach to the title question: why do societies collapse? His examples range from Easter Island to the Anasazi of the American Southwest, to the Viking colonies of Greenland, to the Maya, to Rwanda, contrasting these to modern Australia, Montana and Los Angeles, as examples of places with environmental problems that may not in fact collapse.
HIS HANDS, HIS TOOLS, HIS SEX, HIS DRESS
Edited by Catherine Reid and Holly K. Iglesias
Alice Street Editions, Harrington Park Press, 2001.
$22.95, 200 pages.
The Progressive Voice of the Mountains A broadcast service of the Mountain Area Information Network
Author’s Statement: My name is Jamila Stevenson and I am a sophomore at Warren Wilson College where I am studying Gender and Women’s Studies (GDS) and Environmental Studies (ENS) with a concentration in environmental education.
Making Change Manageable It can often seem overwhelming to think of making a change, altering a habit, beginning something new.
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