July 6, 2014 · 10:30 AM
Half The Sky takes us on a journey through Africa and Asia to meet an array of extraordinary women who have fought against the most shocking and widespread human rights violations of our age.
IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY THE CENTRAL MORAL CHALLENGE WE FACED WAS SLAVERY.
IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY IT WAS THE BATTLE AGAINST TOTALITARIANISM.
IN THE TWENTYFIRST CENTURY IT IS THE STRUGGLE FOR EQUALITY FOR WOMEN AND THEIR DAUGHTERS AROUND THE WORLD.
If you are going to read a single nonfiction book in our club this year and want to have a share in making the world a better place to live in,HALF THE SKY HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD must be the book you should be reading.