What can I do to advocate women's rights in regions of the world where their rights may be suppressed?
For example, are there any international organisations that advocate equality for women and campaign for women's rights and interests?
Asked By: Surina I. Cartier - 5/28/2008
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unfortuneately, being a woman yourself and advocating womans rights may not be too sucessful. The best tact is like you say and join an international body... More
Answered By: mark j - 5/28/2008
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To be honest, the only way you can truly help women in those parts of the world is to go over there with a gun and defend them. You cannot trust international organizations and you cannot trust governments of those places. Simple but harsh facts.
Answered By: Tim F - 5/28/2008
Join the Army or the Peace Corp and help fight oppression.
Answered By: hojo - 5/28/2008
nothing, their situation is basically helpless unless you wanna go start some feminist revolution.
Answered By: Matt C - 5/28/2008
There really isnt a lot you can do really. Relying on the government to do something about it should not be expected. Women have struggle for so many years for equal rights as men in many diffrent countries. Many of the times "Unsuccesfully" I think the best way would be to join some sort of organization which I... More
Answered By: sandy q - 5/28/2008
I think Amnesty International is probably your best bet. They have run many campaigns, including, for example, supporting the women in Darfur. I remember last year they ran a campaign called 'The truth isn't sexy' to try and stop women (I think Eastern European women in particular) being traded as commodities... More
Answered By: flixxx - 5/29/2008
You can burn your bra.
Answered By: Eryfc U - 5/29/2008
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