We are centuries ahead of the unacceptable treatment of women in these countries.

from Sheryl Sandberg – Introduction (Lean In) on Rap Genius

Meaning

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn is a wonderful, readable book that delves into many of these issues. I highly recommend it.

http://www.amazon.com/Half-Sky-Oppression-Opportunity-Worldwide/dp/0307387097

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