Schools Around the U.S. Are Closing For the 'Day Without a Woman' Strike | 22 Words

Schools Around the U.S. Are Closing For the ‘Day Without a Woman’ Strike

By Robin Zlotnick

Wednesday, March 8 is International Women's Day, and it will also now be known as the "Day Without a Woman." Grassroots activists who organized the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017, a rally for women's rights and the rights of oppressed people of all backgrounds, are behind this idea for a one-day strike for women around the globe. And the effect it's having is very real.

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