Women's Studies

06 April 2016: A young USA fan with a message on equality in pay. The United States womens national soccer team defeated the womens national team of Colombia 7-0 in an international friendly at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut. (Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Bleak New Data Show Just How Long Women Around The World Will Be Waiting For Equal Pay

Women will have to wait more than two centuries ― 217 years ― to have the same job and wage opportunities as men around the world, new data suggests. The annual Global Gender Gap Report from the World...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU) for the upcoming general elections, gestures during an election rally in Regensburg, Germany, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Angela Merkel's Election Victory Belies Germany's Problem With Gender Inequality

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its ally party, the Christian Social Union, cruised to victory for the fourth time in Sunday's election, making her the longest-standin...