The Invisible War — A Companion Guide

Recent cases of military sexual assault have drawn attention to this shameful situation. The Pentagon recently reported that the estimated number of military personnel victimized by sexual assault and related offenses has increased by 35% over the last two years alone. The faith community must do our part to protect the... read more »

Whale Rider

(2003- 101 minutes- PG 13)
On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on,... read more »

Posted on May 01, 2013

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Resource Experts

TITLE I – ENHANCING JUDICIAL AND LAW ENFORCEMENT TOOLS TO COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN Roberta Valente, National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges,, (240) 354-4842 Terri Poore, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, tpoore... read more »

Posted on April 04, 2013

Sex and the Church Series

A series of articles that address critical aspects of human sexuality. Provides theological, educational, scientific and sociological sustenance along with specific questions for dialogue and discernment. Related Articles Series to address sexuality, theology 3 voices... read more »

Packaging Girlhood

Packaging Girlhood by Lamb & Brown In Packaging Girlhood we try to show parents the image of girls (sexy, diva, boy-crazy, shoppers) that's being packaged and sold to their daughters while also giving them the tools to help their daughters resist these images. We write about how girl power... read more »

Posted on February 26, 2013

Miss Representation is a call-to-action campaign that seeks to empower women and girls to challenge limiting labels in order to realize their potential, and to encourage men and boys to stand up to sexism.

General Commission on the Status and Role of Women

Our mission is to challenge The United Methodist Church at all levels to work for full and equal participation of women in the total life of the denomination. Learn more at GCSRW

Posted on February 25, 2013

Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Women of the Harlem Renaissance by Lisa McKissack   • Biographies of a variety of female African American writers, musicians and artists.

Posted on February 22, 2013

Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters

Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters by Andrea Pinkney  • Excellent presentation of Black women leaders that includes quotes and narrations.
• Good mix of well known and lesser known individuals.

Posted on February 22, 2013

Extraordinary Girls

Extraordinary Girls by Ajmera, Omolodun & Strunk  • Emphasizes the qualities, abilities, and achievements of girls from different countries and cultures around the world.

Posted on February 22, 2013

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