by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 22, 2014 Updated: October 24, 2014
"I'm not afraid. I won't change how I dress because we must fight against this strain of thought."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 15, 2014
It includes the latest information on street harassment laws for 36 jurisdictions across 22 countries and in 12 different languages.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 9, 2014
This is why catcalls aren't harmless compliments.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 29, 2014 Updated: August 29, 2014
On Tuesday, a federal trial court in Massachusetts held that it is "plainly unconstitutional to require a female inmate to expose herself, particularly to the extreme degree required during a strip search, in the presence of a male officer."
by Carimah Townes Posted on August 11, 2014
If you're a woman and want to be a teacher in Sao Paulo, Brazil, you have to submit to an invasive examination.
by Holly Dranginis Posted on August 8, 2014
In Congo’s peace process, women’s empowerment is no substitute for inclusion.
by Tara Culp-Ressler, Abigail Bessler, Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 30, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
The most creative ways that protesters made their position known before the highly anticipated court ruling.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 26, 2014
Women are calling for Morocco's Prime Minister to resign after he told them to stay at home and compared them to "lanterns."
by Abigail Bessler & Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
300,000 children may become victims of sex trafficking each year, and the average age of entry into child prostitution is 13 to 14 years old.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Jorge Velásquez refuses to allow his daughter's death to become "another murder statistic."