Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2017«

Kansas wants abortion providers to use 1

May 31, 2017

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Kansas wants abortion providers to use 12-point Times New Roman font

‘Legitimized in their hatred’: a weeke

May 31, 2017

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‘Legitimized in their hatred’: a weekend of violence in Trump’s America

Activists investigating Ivanka Trump’s

May 31, 2017

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Activists investigating Ivanka Trump’s China shoe factory detained or missing

Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of

May 31, 2017

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Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of Transgender Student

Overview. In their briefing paper, “Tren

May 31, 2017

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Overview. In their briefing paper, “Trending toward Traditionalism?” Pepin and Cotter report on a remarkable reversal of the attitudes held by U.S. high school seniors about gender in families: While subsequent cohorts exhibited increasingly egalitarian attitudes until the mid-1990s, they moved back towards more conservative opinions afterwards. Fate-Dixon found similar trends among 18-to-25 year olds.

Immigrant Women Aren’t Reporting Abuse

May 31, 2017

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Immigrant Women Aren’t Reporting Abuse Because of Deportation Fears

How families with 2 dads raise their kid

May 31, 2017

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How families with 2 dads raise their kids

Report reveals the full brutality of ant

May 31, 2017

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Report reveals the full brutality of anti-gay purges in Chechnya

Priyanka Chopra attacked for ‘showing l

May 31, 2017

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Priyanka Chopra attacked for ‘showing legs’ to India PM Modi – BBC News

The female journalists defying taboos an

May 31, 2017

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The female journalists defying taboos and braving death threats in Afghanistan | Sune Engel Rasmussen

Charity calls for ‘period emoji’ to ad

May 31, 2017

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Charity calls for ‘period emoji’ to address taboo of menstruation

Attacked for body parts, Tanzanian albin

May 31, 2017

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Attacked for body parts, Tanzanian albino children get new limbs in US

FEATURE-Family honour, more than money,

May 31, 2017

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FEATURE-Family honour, more than money, fuels child marriage in West Africa

Google Doodle honors Zaha Hadid, the onl

May 31, 2017

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Google Doodle honors Zaha Hadid, the only solo woman to win architecture’s top prize

In France, the bans on demonstrations ar

May 31, 2017

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In France, the bans on demonstrations are multiplying A report by Amnesty International documents the massive use of this measure in the context of the state of emergency, for a different purpose than the fight against terrorism. (in French)

Japan’s suicide rate is finally falling

May 31, 2017

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Japan’s suicide rate is finally falling, thanks to preventative measures

Turkey Acquits 2 Men in Berlin ‘Honor Ki

May 31, 2017

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Turkey Acquits 2 Men in Berlin ‘Honor Killing’ of Their Sister

Man convicted over Facebook ‘likes’ in d

May 31, 2017

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Man convicted over Facebook ‘likes’ in defamation case

Australia takes steps to prevent paedoph

May 31, 2017

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Australia takes steps to prevent paedophiles abroad

‘Risking lives of mothers and children

May 31, 2017

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‘Risking lives of mothers and children’: India condemned for cuts to benefits

Cholera, Famine and Girls Sold Into Marr

May 31, 2017

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Cholera, Famine and Girls Sold Into Marriage for Food: Yemen’s Dire Picture

School Sex Complaints to Federal Agency

May 30, 2017

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School Sex Complaints to Federal Agency Rise _ and Languish

America’s mass incarceration problem in

May 30, 2017

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America’s mass incarceration problem in 5 charts – or, why Sessions shouldn’t bring back mandatory minimums

Opinion | Veterans with mental-health in

May 30, 2017

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Opinion | Veterans with mental-health injuries deserve Purple Hearts, too

Texas statehouse erupts into chaos, alle

May 30, 2017

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Texas statehouse erupts into chaos, alleged threats – Reuters TV

California Is Ready To Recognize A Third

May 30, 2017

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California Is Ready To Recognize A Third Gender. Is The Rest Of The Country?

“It was women who made the color of the

May 30, 2017

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“It was women who made the color of the referendum purple and its spirit NO!”

Why Is America Trying To Rebuild The Wor

May 30, 2017

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Why Is America Trying To Rebuild The World’s Prisons?

Hundreds protest at Texas legislature’s

May 30, 2017

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Hundreds protest at Texas legislature’s move to ban sanctuary cities

Jennifer Kempton death: ‘A strong, bril

May 30, 2017

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Jennifer Kempton death: ‘A strong, brilliant woman who loved all the way’

Revealed: how the Thai fishing industry

May 30, 2017

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Revealed: how the Thai fishing industry trafficks, imprisons and enslaves

Jessica Chastain: the portrayal of women

May 30, 2017

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Jessica Chastain: the portrayal of women in films is disturbing

Nicole Kidman Champions Equality Behind

May 30, 2017

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Nicole Kidman Champions Equality Behind The Camera

Children at Swedish ‘gender-neutral’ p

May 30, 2017

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Children at Swedish ‘gender-neutral’ preschools are less likely to gender-stereotype

Perspective | Attacks like Portland’s wi

May 30, 2017

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Perspective | Attacks like Portland’s will keep happening unless we all fight white supremacy

Perspective | VA has a woman problem. It

May 30, 2017

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Perspective | VA has a woman problem. It starts with its motto.

Is the UK doing enough to investigate ch

May 30, 2017

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Is the UK doing enough to investigate child abuse?

Cyclone wreaks havoc in Bangladesh refug

May 30, 2017

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Cyclone wreaks havoc in Bangladesh refugee camps for Myanmar’s Rohingyas

“Indigenous women face discrimination o

May 30, 2017

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“Indigenous women face discrimination on several fronts… this has strengthened our resolve to assert our rights, because when women have equal rights, our communities benefit”

Massachusetts Charter School Backs off E

May 29, 2017

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Massachusetts Charter School Backs off Exclusionary Hair Policies —for Now

Life is Getting Much Worse for the Poor:

May 29, 2017

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Life is Getting Much Worse for the Poor: Housing, Food and Essentials Eat Up the Meager Incomes

‘Put a stop to homophobia’: Human righ

May 29, 2017

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‘Put a stop to homophobia’: Human rights activists protest ahead of Putin visit

8 killed in Mississippi shooting spree d

May 29, 2017

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8 killed in Mississippi shooting spree during domestic violence situation

‘My abusive partner used suicide to con

May 29, 2017

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‘My abusive partner used suicide to control me’

Indian police arrest three over sex assa

May 29, 2017

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Indian police arrest three over sex assault video

Paris mayor calls for black-feminist fes

May 29, 2017

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Paris mayor calls for black-feminist festival ban

Morocco arrests leader of Rif protest mo

May 29, 2017

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Morocco arrests leader of Rif protest movement

US Abandons Attempt to Prevent Listing G

May 29, 2017

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US Abandons Attempt to Prevent Listing Gender Equality as Human Right

After two years experimenting in France,

May 29, 2017

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After two years experimenting in France, and 10 in Spain, what are the results of the implementation of the Spanish “Módulos de Respeto,” where inmates are given enormous freedom in exchange for better behavior?

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’: A White Feminist’

May 29, 2017

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’: A White Feminist’s Dystopia