For those of you who are wanting to celebrate, here are a few good ways to mark this special day:
– Wear red. You, your partner, your kids — everyone can join in!
– Read this short but powerful love-letter to women from Luvvie.
– Read Half the Sky.
– Shop at, or tell your friends about, a woman-owned business that you love. Here’s a list of 100.
– Read ONE.org’s Poverty Is Sexist report, which includes a number of illuminating new stats like the fact that educating girls in developing countries could save over a million lives and generate over $100 billion dollars every year.
How about you? How are you marking International Women’s Day?