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Becky Hammon Breaking Barriers; Becomes First Woman To Head Coach NBA Team In Summer League Play

Bleacher Report — San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon is getting a shot in the big chair, as she will be head coach for the franchise’s summer league team in Las Vegas. 66 more words

Sports

Sylvia Pankhurst, women's suffrage and teddy bears

This video says about itself:

2 February 2011

This is the trailer for the inspiring new feature length documentary Sylvia Pankhurst: Everything is possible now available on DVD from the charity…

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Economic, Social, Trade Union, Etc.

British government imprisons raped refugee women, causing self-harm

This video from England says about itself:

Yarl’s Wood: Undercover in the secretive immigration detention centre | Channel 4 News

2 March 2015

The treatment of detainees inside the notorious…

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Human Rights

Letter: Women are more stressed than ever

Re: “The challenge of harmonizing family and work” (Opinion, June 30)

After reading Eva Pomeroy’s article, I couldn’t agree more. Women are more stressed than ever when it comes to finding work-life balance. 338 more words

Letters

Female Genital Mutilation: Horrifying encounter with FGM cutter women who butcher young girls with crude blade

Daily Mail — Standing barefoot with a viciously sharp blade in her hand this is a cutter woman who performs female genital mutilation (FGM) on young girls as part of a misguided belief it prevents promiscuity and maintains family status in the traditional community. 85 more words

Culture

'The View' May Cut Rosie Perez, Nicolle Wallace in Latest Revamp (EXCLUSIVE)

ABC executives are finalizing a plan to reboot “The View” next fall, for the second consecutive year, with a flurry of changes that could include the departure of at least one of its regular hosts, … 1,074 more words

News

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Feminism: It's not a dirty word

Women across Nottingham are reclaiming the ‘F-word’ by taking their campaign to the streets. Hollaback! is an anti street harassment campaign encouraging men and women to support feminism. 425 more words

Nottingham