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Freedom Within: The Spirit of Advocacies

Freedom Within: The Spirit of Advocacies

Literary
By ABIGAIL M. ADRIATICO WHEN it comes to the issue of poverty, the impact on the health of women is often overlooked. Women from underprivileged communities all over the world face a problem—accessing resources for proper sanitation during their monthly period. Since hygienic products are costly, some have no choice but to put their sanitary needs aside for the sake of other necessities. This problem poses a grave threat to their health and well-being in the long run.  This year, the True Colors Film Festival centers its theme on “Perspectives,” where 31 films showcase several narratives that seek to change one’s perception of the world. Its features, short films, and dialogues are available to stream for free on Vimeo until December 12. Directed by Krystal Foo, Freedom Within...