Removing Barriers to Activism
W omen taking on new roles must often overcome discouragement, lack of experience, and sexism. A successful activist is able to demystify politics and gain confidence in her ability to learn, organize her time, and to succeed. Clear your own path toward involvement by examining some of the most common hurdles for women who want to become political activists.
The Government Will Take Care of That Problem for Us. That's Their Job.
Many feel it is the job of government to stick up for us, and solve the problems we face in our communities. Unfortunately, it doesn't always work out that way. In many instances, the government will not naturally put citizen's interests first.