a day without a woman

by Krystal Bick
March 8, 2017

“Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” ~ Maya Angelou 

Today is International Women’s Day and also, as an extension of the Women’s March on Washington earlier this year in January, it’s A Day Without A Woman. A day to honor and recognize the countless contributions that women of all backgrounds and creeds add to our overall socio-economic system. In the face of lower wages. In the face of job insecurity. In the face of vulnerability to discrimination and sexual harassment.

While I recognize not everyone can take the day off of work today (I know I can’t), there are other ways you can show your support and solidarity starting first with avoiding shopping (unless it supports women and minority-run businesses) and wearing RED today. Yours truly will be wearing the brightest red dress I own.

For more information, visit their official site here.

OUTFIT DETAILS: Self-Portrait top // Express jeans // Olympia Le-Tan clutch // Express heels // Celine sunglasses

Photos by Lydia Hudgens

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