Careful consideration of changes occurring in a globalized world turning on neoliberalism provides insight into the many ways, both positive and negative, that cultural foundations are affected in societies around the world. Young people today are growing up in a world changing at the speed of the microchip with clear implications regarding the ways in which humanity is transforming for men, women and children alike. It is time for women to assert their voices as equal partners in the struggle for democracy, basic human rights, and social justice.
This document was originally published by the Korean Association of Women's Studies Conference. Copyright is held by the author, Roberto Bahruth.
Bahruth, Roberto. (2012). "The Pros and Cons of Progress in a Neoliberal World: Transforming the Lives of Men, Women and Children". Korean Association of Women’s Studies Conference, vi-xvi.