Here is a list of organizations to follow:
Mighty Be Our Powers by Leymah Gbowee. Ms. Gbowee tells her story about life in Liberia during the reign of Charles Taylor. She writes with brutal honesty about her personal struggles for her own empowerment and the challenges she faced to organize the women’s movement that played a large role in the end of the civil war.
Yes Means Yes! by Jaclyn Friedman and Jessica Valenti. This anthology envisions a world where our common conceptions of rape are replaced with a genuine understanding and respect for women.
Dancing in the Glory of Monsters by Jason K. Stearns. Stearns has spent years covering the conflict in Congo and writes with a deep understanding of the very complicated and atrocious war that is occurring within its borders and targeting Congo’s women.
More to come …