Amanda was training to become an astronaut in university when she was raped. She became an activist after experiencing a broken criminal justice system and re-wrote the law. She is #GenerationEquality , fighting for justice for survivors: #IWD2021
March is #WomensHistoryMonth . One outstanding Hoosier who paved the way for women across Indiana was Amanda Way, founding member of the Indiana Woman’s Rights Association & activist for the temperance & women's rights movements. #MarkerMonday #Winchester
"Today, we're not the sand that absorbs the water of the sea. You see, we are the storm, the very form of change that the world has been waiting for. A future forged forth by a future that is female." — Poet and activist Amanda Gorman from the 2019 Forbes Women's Summit
The day after inaugural poet Amanda Gorman awestruck the nation with words of devastation and triumph, the 22-year-old writer and activist said she feels "amazing."
"So while once we asked, how could we possibly prevail over catastrophe? Now we assert How could catastrophe possibly prevail over us?" American poet & activist Amanda Gorman read a powerful piece about peace & hope during the inauguration of US Pres Joe Biden & VP Kamala Harris
Peasant organizer Amanda Lacaba Echanis, daughter of slain activist Randall "Randy" Echanis, was arrested early morning on Wednesday, December 2, in Baggao, Cagayan, said activist group Anakpawis. FULL STORY:
Still reeling from the trauma of the death of 3-month-old baby River Nasino, human rights groups pleaded with authorities for a more humane accommodation of activist Amanda Echanis who is in jail with her one-month-old baby, Randall Emmanuel. READ:
Shepard Fairey's new poster of Sexual Bill of Rights activist Amanda Nguyen spells hope for sexual assault survivors everywhere: