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The 'revenge rape' scandal shows that India's women are worse off than ever

Two sisters in rural India have been 'sentenced to rape' by unelected village elders, as punishment for their brother's 'dishonourable' marriage. Shahla Khan says it shines a light on how little has really changed for women there<p>Two sisters in an Indian village have been ‘sentenced to rape’.<p>Local …

Human Rights

Chris Gayle cricket sexism row: reporter says 'we want equality'

It was, Chris Gayle said, “just a joke” that had been blown out of proportion. When the West Indian cricketer, currently playing for the Melbourne Renegades in Australia, was approached by a female sports reporter after his innings during a Twenty20 match on Monday, he ignored her questions about …

West Indies

CIVIL WAR IS COMING:Anti-Muslim prejudice ‘is moving to the mainstream’ all over Europe

Report warns of rapid growth of far-right groups that plan to provoke a ‘cultural civil war’<p>The “counter-jihad” movement in the UK is expanding …

War

Apple May Be Taking On Netflix and Amazon

Apple has been meeting with Hollywood executives about producing original content like Netflix and Amazon do, <i>Variety</i> reports.<p>Apple is planning to …

Is digital technology re-wiring your brain? - Cadillac: Aim High

Digital technologies are having a profound impact on our neurological systems. They have the potential to empower or enfeeble our brains – the choice …

No, the anti-choice movement doesn't care about sexism, racism or ableism

This anti-discrimination rhetoric is just the latest stop in the anti-choice movement’s evolution towards a more mainstream-friendly image<p>A strange thing has been happening to the anti-choice movement. Suddenly activists and legislators that oppose abortion care about sexism, racism and ableism. …

Feminism

Miley Cyrus Slams Nicki Minaj Over VMAs Snub Reaction

MTV Video Music Awards host Miley Cyrus has revived one of the event's more interesting subplots by criticizing Nicki Minaj for the way the rapper …

Music

13 Year Old Disney Star Pens Essay on Feminism and Black Women

Not all female inequality is experienced equally.<p>They say the kids these days are a little too grown, but here's a case where it kind of works …

How Emmett Till Changed the World

The brutal lynching of a black teen in Mississippi helped shape the civil-rights movement and became the first Black Lives Matter case.<p>Before Trayvon …

Black History