Maternal Mortality, Slavery, Fistula Fill Half the Sky by Elayne Clift

But what really packs a punch is that each chapter, from “Emancipating Twenty-First-Century Slaves” to “Maternal Mortality – One Woman a Minute,” shares the story of real women whose faces we see in photographs, whose tragedies we cannot ignore, whose courage and intelligence we must applaud, whose lives we must help change.

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (Random House 2009; paperback June 2010).

via Maternal Mortality, Slavery, Fistula Fill Half the Sky by Elayne Clift.

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