International Women’s Day – TODAY!

By 102.9 KBLX Staff on March 8, 2019
LISBON, PORTUGAL – MARCH 08: Demonstrators gather in Praça do Comercio during the event organized by “Maré Feminista” (Feminist Tide) and “Rede 8 de Março” (8th March Network) movements to commemorate the International Women’s Day on March 08, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal. Rallies are being held in many Portuguese cities as part of “International Feminist Strike” (Photo by Horacio Villalobos – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)

International Women’s Day explains that “A balanced world is a better world.”  The International Women’s Day 2019 campaign theme is #BalanceforBetter.

If you want to take part in International Women’s Day, take some time to “celebrate women’s achievements, raise awareness against bias and take action for equality.” Go to the International Women’s Day website to find last minute events to attend, tools and resources, wonderful photos and videos and a bunch of other great information.

People all over the world are out and about today taking part in demonstrations and various events. Social media is all about International Women’s Day today as well. For example, in recognition of the day Google is sharing a wonderful interactive slideshow Google Doodle, which was made by women. Take a look!

And Fortune posted a great video: “International Women’s day 2019: 5 thing You Need to Know.”

Happy International Women’s Day!