Because in the US, white women still make only 78 cents for every dollar a man makes. African-American women earn just 64 cents to every dollar earned by white men, and Hispanic women, 56 cents per dollar.
Because men can make statements about grabbing women's nether parts, and think that's funny, rather than assault.
Because we teach women how to prevent rape, and question whether she was "asking for it" because of where she was, who she was with, and what she was wearing, instead teaching people that woman are not objects.
Because female genital mutilation is still practiced in 29 countries.
Because more than 120 countries don’t have laws against marital rape, and still allow child brides as young as 6 years old.
Because infanticide can be attributed to millions of fewer females than males in Middle Eastern countries.
Should I keep going?