Bring Back Our Girls

Bring Back Our Girls 

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By: Ms. K

Social Media has brought the awareness the kidnapping of 230 girls in North East Nigeria on April 16, 2014 . The girls are between the ages of 12 & 17 years old. They were abducted from their boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria.

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Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

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By: Ms. K 

You might only see an actress, but Emma Thompson passion goes beyond the screen…

       Emma Thompson’s philanthropic work goes beyond her acting and screenwriting. Born in England 1959. Thompson is well known for her role in Nanny McPhee. She won an Oscar for both acting and screenwriting. Thompson passion and support goes towards Human Rights organization. She supports ant-poverty agency ActionAid, is the chair of human rights organization. The Helen Bamber Foundation, and had been raising awareness of sex trafficking for years. “Sex trafficking is a hugely important subject, and I believe we need as much art as we can to get to help people understand what’s going on.” Thompson works as a patron for a Refugee Council and has spent many years campaigning for immigrants’ rights.

The Veil Behind the Mask

The Veil Behind the Mask

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By: Ms. K

      A woman’s choice is a woman’s right. The decision to control one’s body should be their choice, but what happens when does decisions affects another life. When the decision affects an unborn child? Does it become a debate of who has a voice? A woman has a choice, the government has the law, but the baby is silent. It becomes a battlefield between pro-life and pro-choice. It’s not an easy decision that anyone woman can make, it might be filled with mixed emotions: regrets, sorrow, confusion, relief, and joy. Who’s right, and who’s wrong? Where does the line get drawn between having the ability to choose, and having the ability to take a life? It’s been forty years since Roe v. Wade, but the debate still remains between pro-choice and pro- life. Where does the line get drawn for a woman’s right?  Continue reading “The Veil Behind the Mask”