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Yes to ending violence against women, but no to the - openDemocracy

Yes to ending violence against women, but no to the - openDemocracy | Language and violence against women | Scoop.it
However, because the criminal justice system is invoked, at least implicitly, when 'zero tolerance' is used while discussing state responses to violence against women, understanding it in the criminological sense is important.
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INSPIRATIONAL YOUTH: 30 under 30 - social entrepreneurs, Forbes

INSPIRATIONAL YOUTH: 30 under 30 - social entrepreneurs, Forbes | Language and violence against women | Scoop.it

"Forbes has published their final list of 30 under 30 social entreperenuers. Ashoka is well represented with 11 of the 30 being Ashoka Fellows, Youth Venturers or current and former staff. As 2012 comes to a close, we say hats off to these young visionaries and to all changemakers in all corners of the globe."


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The Ashoka Community's curator insight, January 15, 2013 3:39 PM

Ashoka believes no one is too young to be a powerful changemaker. Once someone has developed their empathy, teamwork, changemaking and leadership skills -- and then given themself permission, anything is possible! Read more about incredible young changemakers & social entrepreneurs including Ashoka U co-founder Marina Kim (29 years old), Ashoka Fellows Eric Glustrom (28 years old), Junto Ohki (25 years old), and Juan David Aristizabal Ospina (23 years old) and many more Ashoka Fellows, Ashoka staff and former staff here!

Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, January 24, 2013 5:21 AM

Young people that understand you don't have to wait till "someday" in the future to make an effort to improve our world are critical to the success of our society.