Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Equality Superhero

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Equality Superhero

By Mia Silverman, age 11 Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the legendary Supreme Court justice, passed away in September after serving 27 years on the Supreme Court and a lifetime of fighting for equal rights for people of all races, genders and sexual orientations. With her seat...
Ingrid Silva Is Dancing Her Way to Changing the World

Ingrid Silva Is Dancing Her Way to Changing the World

By  Jessie Mai Mitnick, age 11 Ingrid Silva is the First Ballerina with the Dance Theatre of Harlem and a women’s empowerment leader. Growing up in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Ingrid was an avid swimmer, with aspirations to swim professionally. However, this changed, at 8...

In the Street for Abortion Rights

By ELEANOR HEDGES DUROY, age 13 Photo by Iga Lubczanska On “Black Monday,” October 3, 2016, tens of thousands of women in Poland wore black and participated in a protest against a strict abortion ban. The ban could endanger women’s lives by forcing them to carry a...

Pink Smoke vs. White Outside of the Vatican

By ALEJANDRA PAULINO, age 11 Pink Smoke set off by the Women’s Ordination Conference hovers outside the Vatican in protest of the Catholic Church’s ban on women priests. PHOTO: Unknown On March 13, 2013 in Rome, Italy, as the new pope was chosen, a group...