Articles by: Heidi Basch-Harod

Volume 4

The Challenge to Change in the Gaza Strip

The Challenge to Change in the Gaza Strip

Dina made the bold decision to turn her pain, suffering, and bravery into something that would benefit other women and girls in her same situation. In December 2014, she founded Challenge to Change (C2C), a platform that helps women find their voice and turn their perceived weaknesses into strength.

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Volume 4

Words from a Sage: Art as a Perpetual Balance

Words from a Sage: Art as a Perpetual Balance

Being a leader is something I was raised to embrace. My mom dressed me in an ERA (Equal Rights Amendment) onesie as a baby. She was never afraid to stand up for her opinions, and I was certainly encouraged to stand up for my beliefs.

by × June 8, 2016 × 0 comments

Volume 3

The Bride of the Sea

The Bride of the Sea

While men could meet in the streets, mosques, or dimly lit hookah bars where their most intimate and personal conversations could be drowned out by the din of televisions broadcasting football games or the news, nowhere was it especially acceptable, safe, or comfortable for women to congregate in public.

by × August 18, 2015 × 0 comments