by Beenish Ahmed Mar 10, 2016
While the U.S. is mired in an election season that has seen incredibly controversial and sharply conservative ideas gain traction, Trudeau stakes out some seriously progressive ground.
by Casey Quinlan Mar 8, 2016
A former student had her judgment for $850,000 against a university she said practiced discrimination during her pregnancy upheld.
by Marlene Cimons -- Guest Contributor Mar 8, 2016
"These women understand that the struggle for environmental justice also is a fight for gender equality, land rights, economic and cultural rights, and food security."
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 7, 2016
Women often avoid going to the police with their issues or seeking legal redress for their grievances because of a fear of the social stigma that’s stacked against women in Afghanistan, Hosai Bayani explained. And so they come to her.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Feb 11, 2016
"We need a leader on women's issues."
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 11, 2016
“It is always preferred for a woman to remain hidden and veiled," ISIS declared in a manifesto on the role of women in its self-described "caliphate."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Feb 6, 2016
A union spokesperson said the airline is “joining the 21st century."
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 2, 2016
A court decision will allow the eldest female in a family to formally occupy a role traditionally inherited by men through a patriarchal system of lineage that stems from Hindu beliefs.
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 25, 2016
Recipients will be subjected to virginity tests in order to keep their scholarship.
by Natasha Geiling Dec 31, 2015
A female lawmaker took to social media to voice her displeasure at what she thought was a sexist bill. Male lawmakers responded with more sexism.