Tag: women activists

Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day! Today some of us celebrate women–our mothers, grandmothers, aunties, cousins, sisters, our role models, teachers, and so on. This year in particular, let’s celebrate those advocating for women’s rights, for human rights. Here are a few of the inspiring women I’ve met along the way. Many of them have been my ...

Activism through the Lens

Photographing for a Cause: Photographing HIV/AIDS and LGBTQ Activists In photography, TTL (or Through The Lens) metering determines the flash exposure by measuring the amount of light coming, you guessed, through the lens. Through The Lens is also the name of an article I wrote for A&U–America’s AIDS Magazine , America’s first HIV magazine, about ...

Through My Lens: Women and Their (Our) Legacy

Celebrating the Women in My Life on International Women’s Day and Every Other Day Tomorrow, March 8, is International Women’s Day. When I was a kid, I used to associate this day with (I guess International) Mother’s Day. That’s because my mom, and also my granny were the most important women in my life at ...