Ashton Kutcher got emotional talking to congress about women worldwide being trafficked for sex and exploited
Photojournalist Poulomi Basu has won the 2017 FotoEvidence Book Award for her project, “A Ritual of Exile: Blood Speaks.” The project investigates and documents normalized violence against women in Nepal. A book of the work will be published by FotoEvidence in October 2017. Show More Summary
According to a Deadline report, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is in "settlement talks" with the major Hollywood studios regarding systematic discrimination against women directors.
Click here for reuse options! The Trump administration emboldens misogynists, and encourages violence against women. Much has been made of the rise in racist and xenophobic rhetoric, anti-Muslim attacks, and anti-Semitic trolling in the wake of Donald Trump’s ascent, and rightly so. Show More Summary
The latest The Real Housewives of Atlanta episode featured an epic showdown between Porsha Williams and Kandi Burruss. The two women volleyed accusations against one another, including claims of lesbianism, sex dungeons and cheating....Show More Summary
By Eli Noblitt on SwimSwam Smoliga shined for the Bulldogs, but her team came up just short against a rock-solid Texas A&M team. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 SEC Women’s Champs: Aggies Deep, Bulldogs Lurking
One of the biggest fights that could’ve even been made in mixed martial arts (MMA) is one pitting former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey against Cris Cyborg. But with Rousey suffering back-to-back...Show More Summary
Anna Peterson took the first international hat-trick by a New Zealand women's bowler in more than 20 years to help her side level the series against Australia 1-1 in Geelong
The federal government and the major studios may be settling sex discrimination charges against women directors. This week, Deadline reported that the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is in negotiations with the major movie...Show More Summary
Nepal - Batuli Bhujel weaves deftly through the colourful wooden boats and paddles into the shore of Phewa Lake in west Nepal, stepping lightly out of her boat and steadying it as she helps her young passengers off. For years, Bhujel...Show More Summary
Last week, in the middle of a nationwide immigration sweep, federal agents surrounded an El Paso, Texas, county courtroom, a place where victims of domestic violence – women, mostly – go to obtain orders of protection against their abusers. Show More Summary
The stigma associated with prejudice against women and people of color seems to transfer from one group to another, according to new findings. In a series of experiments, researchers found that women tended to believe that a person who...Show More Summary
Bullets, Lalla Essaydi’s exhibition at Jackson Fine Art through April 15 is a provocative and metaphorically loaded take on the condition of women in today’s Arab world.
OUTRAGE IS SELECTIVE: Democrat Commits Violence Against Women That Feminists Will Ignore. “Go ahead, ask Amanda Marcotte or Jessica Valenti when they’re going to write about Senator Brown.” Well, to be fair, State Senators aren’t news, except when they are.
Hours after President Donald Trump wrapped his meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, protesters lined a path near the White House holding signs against Israeli’s occupation. Women's March organizer Linda Sarsour addressed...Show More Summary
France's parliament has approved a bill criminalizing websites that carry purposely false information with the aim of dissuading women from having abortions. The lower house of parliament, dominated by a … Click to Continue »
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March For Science on Washington is the newest protest to manifest itself under the Trump Presidency. The march joins the past Women’s March and the upcoming General Strike as an act of defiance against a president who doesn’t act with the country’s best interests in mind. Show More Summary
(Association for Psychological Science) The stigma associated with prejudice against women and people of color seems to transfer from one group to another, according to new findings published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. Show More Summary
Under the pavement of Fujiagou, a small town in the greater city of Chongqing in southwest China, craftsmen and women hustle to produce machinery parts in tunnels that were built as shelter against brutal bombings during the Second Sino-Japanese...Show More Summary