Who runs the world? Girls! Beyoncé may be exaggerating, but if there is any day worth busting out her ode to female empowerment, it's International Women's Day.

Who runs the world? Girls! Beyoncé may be exaggerating, but if there is any day worth busting out her ode to female empowerment, it's International Women's Day.

Article: Israeli Violence on International Women's Day – Police state harshness reflects official Israeli policy. Palestinians are ruthlessly targeted. On March 8, Israeli security forces stormed the Al Aqsa mosque.

UNHCR chief also notes action taken to address sexual and gender-based violence, including development and implementation of country-specific SGBV strategies in 15 states.

On International Women's Day, we have a number of groundbreaking accomplishments to celebrate. This year alone, women in the U.S. won the right to serve on the front lines in combat and President Obama inched closer to