10 Biggest Challenges For Women Today

Aug 31, 2014 at 5:43 pm |

These are hurdles all women must overcome.

As women continue to fight for gender equality, several specific challenges have crystallized as serious issues that all people as part of a civilized society, not just women, must face and overcome together.

1. Poverty, Hunger, and Homelessness.

Homeless Woman pushing things.

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70 million women, along with their children who depend on them, are living under or on the poverty line in America.

These are serious issues we must all face, together.

Check out our slideshow to learn more about the serious issues facing women today: