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First Person

Charly | South Korea

Charly provides a glimpse of Pride in South Korea, documenting singing, dancing, and anti-gay demonstrations at the event back in 2014. 57 more words

Race + Ethnicity

First Person

Ane | South Korea & China

Beauty vlogger Ane recounts workplace reactions to her hair, funny grocery store encounters, and the paparazzi treatment as she shares her experience as a black woman living in South Korea and visiting China. 54 more words

Race + Ethnicity


First woman nominated to Supreme Court in Afghanistan
  • President Ashraf Ghani put forth Anisa Rasooli for parliamentary approval to join the nine-member court.
  • Rasooli has had a distinguished career in the juvenile court system and as director of the Afghan Women Judges Association, but clerical opposition has been swift to protest the nomination.
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Law & Politics
Housing in New South Wales domestic violence centers maxed out as government changes reshape landscape of crisis housing
  • In the southeastern Australian state, 90% of the 350 available rooms are full, while Sydney’s accommodations are at capacity.
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Law & Politics

Why Men fear Feminism

Feminism is a topic that promotes the gender equality. It demands that women be treated equally and that they should not be viewed any lesser than a man. 955 more words


Reading: Women and Development in Africa

Women and Development in Africa: How gender works
Kevane, Michael. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., 2014

Kevane provides an introduction to the overall issue of gender and development in Africa.  17 more words


Labour MP calls for Equal Pay for Women #IamaFeminist

Equal Pay for Women

How proud I was to hear Jess Phillips, Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley speak in parliament for equal pay for women. It so happens that I grew up in this constituency.

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