Emily Michael

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Why Art Has a Big Vagina Problem

An Anish Kapoor sculpture in Paris of a vagina—a vagina of a queen, no less—has drawn outrage. But arguments over female genitalia in art are nothing …

16 honest quotes about body image from famous women

The only magic number is the one that makes you happy.<p>From pop music powerhouses like Pink to comedy queens like Mindy Kaling, women in the media …

Female lawyers in Pakistan: Sisters in law

<b>Article 25 of the Constitution of Pakistan states that all citizens are equal before the law and there shall be no discrimination on the basis of</b> …

Women in Business: Lynn Roseberry

<i>Lynn Roseberry, LL.M., J.D., Ph.D. is a tenured professor of Law in the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy at Copenhagen Business School, the largest Danish university devoted to undergraduate and graduate business studies. She also serves as the school's first Equal Opportunity</i> …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Women In The British Armed Forces Talk Sexism And Breaking Gender Stereotypes

At first glance, it seems 2015 may be the year the British Armed Forces is truly embracing diversity and promoting gender equality.<p>Last month, Staff …

Armed Forces

Someone found these two huskies abandoned at a dog park with the saddest of notes

HelloGiggles may receive compensation for some links to products and services in this email. Offers may be subject to change without notice.<p>TO …

Caitlin Stasey: 'Naked women on TV are always deviants, seductresses or succubi'

To the actress Caitlin Stasey, nothing is off-limits: not her sex life, sexuality or her naked body - which is why she set up a website to make us rethink female nudity<p>While many actresses are terrified that a revealing photograph of themselves might one day surface online – especially in the wake …

Ellen Pao fails to prove gender discrimination in suit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

The jury returned on Friday with what appeared to be a verdict in the high-profile lawsuit filed by Ellen Pao against Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield, and …

Gender Discrimination

Congratulations women, your career officially ends at 45

A toxic combination of ageism and sexism means that women's careers are effectively ending at the age of 45, according to a new Government report. The author, Dr Ros Altmann, explains why and what needs to change<p>We’ve all heard of the gender pay gap – it is real, although it is closing. However, …

Just because he's smiling doesn't mean he's not sexist

A sexist man is supposed to be easily identified. He is dismissive of female coworkers, makes crude comments about women and openly criticizes the …

How Can We Achieve Gender Equality in the Workplace?

Forty-five years on from the introduction of the Equal Pay Act in 1975, you would have thought that gender discrimination in the workplace would be a …

17 Badass Women Who Took A Powerful Stand Against Violence Against Women

The Million Women Rise protest took over the streets of central London this weekend.

Trafalgar Square

Women Are Vanishing From Ads For One Day To Promote Gender Equality

Companies like Dove and magazines such as Vogue are editing out the women in their images for one day as part of a campaign from the Clinton Foundation.<p>The Clinton Foundation has been working with the Gates Foundation to compile 20 years of data on women's rights globally and will present their …

Emma Watson On How Being Threatened for Speaking About Feminism Enraged and Motivated Her

“I was just raging. It made me so angry that I was just like, ‘This is why I have to be doing. This. This is why I have to be doing this. If they were trying to put me off, it did the opposite.”<p>2014 was a huge year for <b>Emma Watson</b> and perhaps the biggest story surrounding the British actress was the …

Feminism

Happy International Women's Day: Kerry Washington, Pink, Madonna and More Show Support for Gender Equality

It's time to celebrate the achievements of women!<p>Sunday marks International Women's Day around the world where millions of people stop to acknowledge …

Clinton Foundation Calls on Hollywood to Help Raise Awareness About Gender Inequality

With Chelsea Clinton at the helm, the foundation has enlisted the support of Amy Poehler, Blake Lively, Chrissy Teigen and Sienna Miller to …

Amy Poehler

It is India’s fearless women revolutionaries who are being silenced, not the BBC

by Sunny Singh Follow @sunnysingh_nw3<p>The BBC Documentary film <i>India’s Daughter</i> purports to shed light on India’s rape culture and sets itself up as an …

This isn’t an anti-feminist backlash – it’s a brutal war on women without rules

My husband says a global war is being waged on women. He is right. What is going on in the East, West, South and North cannot be attributed to “the …

Emma Watson Said Women Need To "Stop Asking For Permission" And Take The Lead

<b>In an interview</b><p><b></b><p><b>about the HeForShe campaign, Watson said no one should tell a woman what she can and cannot do.</b><p>She also expressed the importance of inclusion in gender equality campaigning, telling LGBT communities and trans people that "this is their movement".<p>"HeForShe is about men coming to …

Disappearing Women: Clinton Foundation and Droga5 Launch Not There Campaign

Just imagine if you woke up one morning and women were erased from public consciousness. <i>Poof</i> gone. Well, today, in observance of International Women's Day, the Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea Clinton Foundation have launched a mass campaign and social media movement, created by Droga5, to show what it …

Clinton Foundation

The 5 Most Damaging Myths That Keep Women From Advancing And Thriving In Our World Today

<b>Part of the series “Women, Leadership and Vision”</b><p>I’ve spent the past decade focusing intensively on helping women advance and thrive in business, and in their lives. As a writer, leadership and success coach and trainer, and as a former corporate Vice President, I’ve been inside countless …

Sheryl Sandberg

Emma Watson Q&A on Women's Day: 'If you stand for equality, then you're a feminist'

Emma Watson held a live Q&A session via Facebook on International Women's Day, focusing on the need to build a unified movement of women and men to …

How a soccer game taught boys about gender equality

"[Violence against women and girls is] one of the most pervasive problems that faces our society, that cuts across all economies and cultures, and is highlighted today pretty much regularly," said Ann DeMarle during a Game Developers Conference talk.<p>In "A Narrative Game's Success Addressing …

Gender

The World’s Craziest Anti-Women Laws

Women’s advocacy group Equality Now calls out 44 governments for their laws against women.<p>Where in the world can a man abduct a woman, marry her, and …

“Lean the f*** away from me”: Jessica Williams, “impostor syndrome” and the many ways we serially doubt women

Williams had to defend herself against an offensive accusation that she was holding herself back. She’s not alone<p>After a week of intense speculation about who would be taking over “The Daily Show,” Jessica Williams addressed the rumors that she was (or at least should be) the heir apparent for …

Feminism

Want Gentlemen, Chivalry

She couldn't believe he would <i>dare</i> hold open the door for her. "I'm perfectly capable of opening a door myself," my feminist friend quipped as she walked briskly through the opening to the restaurant on a recent date. As she retold the story later with equal gusto and disgust, so put-off that this …

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