Back to work

Back to work

Our 2019 fundraising campaign ended last week. While not as successful as our phenomenal 2016 campaign, we surpassed the amount raised in our 2014 campaign, when we had dozens of bloggers working to promote our cause. We now have enough funding to continue our work...
Wow

Wow

WOW. Less than 24 hours ago, we’d raised $6,833 through our 2019 fundraising page. Now, that figure has nearly doubled to $12,091 – and most of that came from just one person! I’d like to give a HUGE THANK YOU to Richard Joynes for supporting our...
Your last chance

Your last chance

This is the last weekend of our 2019 fundraising campaign. In terms of raising awareness, the campaign has been a great success, with an estimated reach of more than a million people.  In terms of raising funds, the campaign has been less successful. Our strategy was...
Teamwork

Teamwork

Three years ago, I wrote a blog post which is now more relevant than ever. Here’s what it said: “In recent years, we’ve seen the rise of a new Internet-based form of political activism: it’s been dubbed slacktivism. Slacktivism is when we show our support...
Episode Zero

Episode Zero

Today I have something special I’d like to share with you. 2.5 years ago, I was contacted by Claire Harris, an award-winning investigative journalist with the BBC. Claire had heard our story and was interested to help develop ‘Sisters for Sale’ as a...

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