With his signature resolve, former US President Jimmy Carter dives into three unexpected reasons why the mistreatment of women and girls continues in so many manifestations in so many parts of the world, both developed and developing. These include the misinterpretation of religion, the excessive resort to violence, and the fact that men really “don’t give a damn” since they hold a privileged position. Watch the 16:37 minute video from the TED Talk series (you should take notes) and discuss the following:
In America, what are the key abuses Carter discusses, what institutions are responsible, and how can it be changed.”
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