Yazidi activist Nadia Murad says her work speaking out against the Islamic State group has left her weary and considering passing the torch to other women enslaved by the extremist … Click to Continue »
Three new lawsuits have been reportedly filed for alleged sexual harassment and discrimination based on race and gender at Fox News. Mic’s Kelsey Sutton reported that the lawsuits were filed on Monday against the conservative network’s parent company, 21st Century Fox. According to the...
Some St. Louis Catholics are suing the city over an ordinance that protects women against workplace discrimination based on whether they've had an abortion, used contraceptives or are pregnant. The … Click to Continue »
DUBAI (Reuters) - The images from the same night broadcast around the Middle East speak as loudly as the words. On the one hand: the young people of Iran, dancing in the streets to mark the re-election of a pragmatist, men and women together.
Olivia Wilde is getting revenge in the Cannes title A Vigilante. The “House” and Tron actress stars as Sadie, a woman who helps victims seeking revenge against their domestic abusers. THR shares the first look at Wilde in Sarah Daggar-Nickson’s thriller, which also features Tonye Patano, Betsy Aidem and David Shumbris in the cast. Daggar-Nickson […]
Donald Trump will call for nations in the Middle East to stand together against the “slaughter of Christians”, the “oppression of women” and warning that Islamic extremists would have an “empty, brief” life. “And it means standing together...Show More Summary
Half-centuries from Mithali Raj and Punam Raut helped India women make light work of a 157 chase in the final against South Africa
Hundreds angered by a rise in violence against women and children march in the South African capital, Pretoria.
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Pretoria on Saturday, angered by a rise in violence against women and children in South Africa, including killings and sex attacks. Answering the call by a group calling itself "#Not In My...Show More Summary
Karen Handel has released a digital ad pushing back against Jon Ossoff’s ad calling her attacks on Planned Parenthood “unforgivable.” It is … weak. So weak. Ossoff’s ad featured an OB/GYN saying that “ I don’t usually get involved in...Show More Summary
As we commemorate National Women’s Health Week, women and moms across the country are stepping up and fighting back against Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with the American Health Care Act. The reason...Show More Summary
Laurie Adams The United Nations has committed to achieving gender equality and empowering women and girls everywhere by 2030. Some specific targets include ending all forms of discrimination against all women, eliminating all forms of...Show More Summary
Boys tend to grow out of asthma after puberty, and men are far less likely to develop it in adulthood than women are. Why?
Because this is my favorite modern feud, check out today's end-of-day links: Skimm takedown, Chaffetz resigning, 'Oh Hello' on Netflix, women sexually harassed, Laura Dern ode, gas station cheese disease, and bulldogs vs. kiddie pools. Show More Summary
AFL Canberra announced the 2017 AFL NSW/ACT Women’s Representative team to play against AFL Riverina in Wagga this Saturday. UNSW Canberra Women’s NSW/ACT Co-Captains Hannah “Wally” Wallet and Britt Tully attended a media event at UNSW Canberra Oval this morning, to talk about the upcoming clash against their Southern NSW counterparts. “It’s a big honour […]
Earlier in the day, a legislative committee had voted along party lines that no action be taken against Republican Robert Fisher, who wrote that women are only useful for sex.
Jordan Nobbs equalises deep into injury time for Arsenal as they draw 2-2 away against Chelsea in the Women's Super League One Spring Series.
Trevor FitzGibbon, one of the founders of FitzGibbon Media, a major progressive PR firm which shut down in December 2015 amidst allegations of sexual harassment and assault against him, has co-launched a new venture aimed at—get this—creating “a culture where women can flourish both in and out of the workplace.” With… Read more...
Although our rights remain under constant attack from primarily male legislators, women can take solace in the knowledge that once upon a time, one of the top women’s tennis player was goaded into playing against a washed-up, albeit formidable pro for lots of money. Show More Summary
Siobhan Burkemay, writing in the NYT, is fed up with the "sleek, unexamined images of violence against women" that are "pervasive in contemporary ballet."By “images of violence against women,” I mean not just depictions of violent acts...Show More Summary