· Nearly seventy percent of the world's poorest people are female.
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“Women and men are not created equal. They each have their God given strengths, focused on their responsibilities for procreation and family viability. Those differences are not easily dismissed… however those differences do not condone gender discrimination in society, and certainly not in the workplace.” (Malkin, 2005)
, Princeton University Press, 1990.
Buddhism as practiced in Japan and China also granted women some areas of empowerment. Women went on pilgrimages to Buddhist temples, retreated to nunneries, sometimes gave public lectures, and led temple groups. Chinese Buddhism was at its height during the reign of Wu Zetian who promoted the religion and even justified her rule by claiming she was a reincarnation of a previous female Buddhist saint. During Wus reign, and throughout the early to mid Tang period, women enjoyed relatively high status and freedom. Lovely Tang era paintings and statues depict women on horseback, and as administrators, dancers and musicians. Stories and poems, like those from the pen of the infamous female poet Yu Xuanji, also attest to the almost modern openness of the period.
Using Illustrator to create a pattern.
This year, because US politics have become so acrimonious, we decided to bring back T – the brainchild of Jenny Boylan, who understood how many of us are lonely and hurting during the holiday season.
Using Illustrator to create lines from letters.
One friend posted a celebration of the black women who made this happen only to be reprimanded by a white man who wanted to celebrate everyone. #alllivesmatter much?
Using Illustrator to create planes by using letters.
So Doug Jones won, which is the least of what should have happened, but what didn’t happen is that – not in the way they vote, and not in a lot of reactions on Facebook.