Why aren’t you getting picked?

The feeling of being ignored is, under any pretense and circumstance, frustrating. Being the last one to speak during a conference, or not even getting to speak at all? That is the worst type of frustration to exist. Public opinion has made this statement abundantly clear. You lift your placard, raise your hand, yet the…

Addressing Domestic Violence Against Women: An Unfinished Agenda

Domestic violence is a global issue reaching across national boundaries as well as socio-economic, cultural, racial and class distinctions. This issue is not only widely dispersed geographically, but also occurring frequently, which has gradually rendered it typical and accepted behavior. However, domestic violence has serious impacts on women’s health and well-being, and its continued existence…

Female Unemployment: Jobs for Women

<Artwork by Jessie Liao> Female unemployment has been a major issue in most countries and is thus being debated in ECOSOC. Currently, according to the Washington Post, women have been hit the hardest with unemployment in comparison to men during the pandemic. The situation is especially worse for African American and Hispanic women. The massive…