Vast discrimination against female creatives worldwide continues

Vast discrimination against female creatives worldwide continues

Lia Chavez – WNN GlobalARTS (WNN) New York, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Just a few years ago, the mind-numbing rhetoric of “post-feminism” was still in wide circulation, as though the original aspirations of the women’s movement — women’s full participation in society and equal pay for equal work — had become obsolete. Of course, the statistics […]

When global & art comes together to change the world

When global & art comes together to change the world

Cameron Conaway – WNN GlobalARTS (WNN) Washington D.C., UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: A few weeks and 68 years ago thousands of innocent people felt their skin melting off their body. They wandered around with arms outstretched — a scene described by historians as Zombie-like — because it cooled the burning. Charred babies writhed on barren grounds […]

International Museum of Women art exhibit works to dispel Muslim stereotyping

International Museum of Women art exhibit works to dispel Muslim stereotyping

Faiza Elmasry – WNN GlobalARTS (WNN/VOA) San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: The online Muslima exhibition, by the International Museum of Women, highlights the individuality of Muslim women and the rich diversity of their thoughts and contributions. The exhibit’s curator says one of the goals is to dispel negative stereotypes. The Arabic word “muslima” means […]