Isabel Allende – I was born in ancient…

I was born in ancient times, at the end of the world, in a patriarchal…


“I was born in ancient times, at the end of the world, in a patriarchal Catholic and conservative family. No wonder that by age five I was a raging feminist – although the term had not reached Chile yet, so nobody knew what the heck was wrong with me.”
-Isabel Allende

Isabel Allende – Giving women education, work, the…

Giving women education, work, the ability to control their own income, inherit and own property…


“Giving women education, work, the ability to control their own income, inherit and own property, benefits the society. If a woman is empowered, her children and her family will be better off. If families prosper, the village prospers, and eventually so does the whole country.”
-Isabel Allende