Another Example Of Ignorance And Brutality

Another Example Of Ignorance And Brutality

By Barbara Farina After the publication of yesterday’s column (which I believe is excellent), there were several responses to it received by someĀ  of us. Luckily, I have to say that the article was generally well received.   But as always, there are people who never ceases to amaze me. In this case, it was […]

Spicie Woman Barbara Farina

Spicie Woman Barbara Farina

By Barbara Farina I think the best way to start this is to tell my story from the time I was born. I was born in Argentina in 1975, during the military dictatorship where many people were killed and missing due to their ideals or political beliefs. For some, it was just for being a […]

Love Is Each Day – Not Just Valentine’s Day

Love Is Each Day – Not Just Valentine’s Day

By Barbara Farina I have to say I do not really like Valentine’s Day. I’m not exactly it’s biggest fan. But before you judge let me tell you why.   Yes indeed, I am against celebrating the day of love. I do not like it, but that does not mean that I am against love […]

What Should I Wear To Work? The Karma Of Being A Woman

What Should I Wear To Work? The Karma Of Being A Woman

By Barbara Farina Women. We carry the stigma of a purported beauty or ideal of beauty. For years, we were told what was to be the length of our skirts, if we could wear pants or not and even what kind of shoes we could wear. Well, let’s face it, that has not changed much […]

Children Are Not An Excuse To Do Less, But The Reason To Do More

Children Are Not An Excuse To Do Less, But The Reason To Do More

By Barbara Farina As a mother of two children who works from home and still takes care of my home and family, I cannot but feel a little insulted when a woman or a man gives the excuse that they have to care for their children as the reason why they cannot hold down a […]

New Women On The Music Scene You Need To Know

New Women On The Music Scene You Need To Know

By Barbara Farina How many new artists in the music world you know?   I’m not talking about the future new artists of American Idol or X-Factor, I’m talking about those wonderful voices that are beginning their career and in my humble opinion have a great career ahead. If we pay a little attention, we […]

By Helping Others, We Also Help Ourselves

By Helping Others, We Also Help Ourselves

By Barbara Farina Fortunately, for everyone in the world, there are people who are very supportive and willing to help those in need. Today, more than ever, we must be aware of the needs of others and stop watching our own backsides alone. There are thousands of women in the world who need assistance meeting […]

Solidarity With All And For All – Help Those Helping Others

Solidarity With All And For All – Help Those Helping Others

By Barbara Farina   After the disastrous aftermath left by Hurricane Sandy in the U.S. and several countries in Central America suffering various disasters, physical damage to property and human loss, I cannot stop asking myself the same question I ask every year at this time. “How will all those people going to spend the […]