Vatican gendarmes attempt to block a topless activist in St. Peter's Square on Monday before the pope's Christmas address.
Three Femen activists disrupted Christmas worship services at the Vatican to protest what they believe is the oppression of women perpetuated by the Roman Catholic Church. Inna Shevchenko, a Ukrainian...
"The whole Weinstein situation is bizarre. Who'd do such a thing?"
This is how the patriarchy dies, not with a whimper but with a cataclysmic bang. One day, women wake up with a new power; their power is unprecedented and incomprehensible, exhilarating and frightenin...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio poses next to the Fearless Girl statue in New York on March 27, 2017.
Give up the halo of entitlement for a real one.
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When the Fearless Girl statue was erected on Wall Street, facing off defiantly against the Charging Bull, she was hailed as the ultimate in female empowerment ― "a powerful symbol," tweeted New York C...
There’s nothing more feminist than a woman boldly sharing her life’s narrative.
We expect better of our childhood role model.
Bessi/Pixabay Carol Mann, Université Paris 8 - Vincennes Saint-Denis July 12 is National Hijab Day in Iran, a celebration that has been met by defiant protests by women driving headscarfless i...
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A group of six teenage Afghan girls with a passion for science trekked 500 miles from their home of Herat to the violence plagued capital city of Kabul all with the hope of competing in the U.S. But t...
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Lina Abirafeh, Lebanese American University It's been a busy - and controversial - year for Wonder Woman. In October 2016, the United Nations made a curious appointment: Wonder Woman would be the glob...
Wonder Woman stocks a bit of extra oompf
Can any female porn star?
Wonder Woman knows that a sword tucked carefully down the back of a dress can come in handy. Now apparently lots of other women are imagining what that honed steel could do. Women and girls are poppin...
For every positive attribute a woman may possess ― strength, persistence, decisiveness ― there seems to be a popularly used synonym that casts the same quality in a negative light. Women who lead may...
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I recently read this comic, and it completely resonated with me. I quite liked the term 'mental load' mentioned in it. Based on my own experience and those of women around me, I would venture that we...
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Teaching less, damaging more.
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Five mothers talk about feminism and the fairytale conundrum.
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Both her legs are fractured, while he is still at large.
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Censorship of a different kind.
We don't acknowledge our men enough. And that is not nice of us.
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It's okay to be different than other boys. Actually, it's great…
"Acting talent is increasingly becoming the yardstick for casting."
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Do not demonise a struggle for basic human dignity.
"I think Mira is speaking for a section of women who really aren't being represented."
First up: stop calling womanhood a 'card'.
Mine is an inspiration to me.