Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Our girls deserve better.



Women have a history that has been systematically suppressed.

Our collective spirituality has largely been tainted to fit the needs of men and those in power. This has a profound effect on the self-esteem of girls and the women they become. This influence can be seen in their life choices, partners and financial security for the rest of their lives.

It also has an effect on the way their future partners will view them – and ultimately treat them. The time to introduce feminism and woman-centered spirituality to all children is now.

Failing Girls by Trista Hendren / Elephant Journal
   
Painting by Elisabeth Slettnes



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