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“We must make a concerted effort to remove all barriers to education for girls and adolescents”– Yannick Glemarec

<i>Statement by UN Women Deputy Executive Director, Yannick Glemarec, at the World Education Forum 2015 high-level statements and closing ceremony, on</i> …

Gender

10 Cuban Photographers You Should Know

More than 100 years ago, a broad slab of concrete was placed along the seashore in Cuba, stretching five miles from Old Havana to the city’s business district. The Malecón was intended as a barrier -- it would protect Havana from high winds and high tides -- but instead became a bustling cultural …

Cuba

15 Books All 20 Somethings Should Read To Know More About The World

You have to read these 15 life changing books if you are in your twenties and want to change your views on life

27 fascinating photographs of a London lost to time

Gender equality was a real thing—over 10,000 years ago

If you ever hear a “meninist” say that the patriarchy is totally “natural” and a part of their history, you can now call their bluff. Two University …

25+ Incredible Novels You Must Read At Least Once In Your Life

A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading. —William Styron<p>Books …

10 Things This Beginner Learned About Landscape Photography

I’m photographer Joe Hendricks, and in this post I’ll share some things I learned from trying to get into landscape photography.<p>1. Just go for it<p>For …

Feminists don't care if you like hot pink, eat salads or shave your crotch

There is no grand feminist overlord policing women’s personal choices. But if you need to declare yourself a “hot feminist”, you might be stuck in the past<p>Women around the world will be treated to such an extraordinary feat of feminism in 2016 that they’ll scarcely know what to do with it. No, I’m …

Feminism

23 of the most powerful women engineers in the world

That means you need a microscope to find women in high-powered tech positions amidst a sea of men.<p>But among those women who do enter the field, and then stay the course, many are killing it in their professions. They're inventing or working with amazing tech or are leaders at their companies.<p>So …

Georgia Tech

How High Heels Became a Feminist Issue at Cannes

Outrage ensued after a group of women wearing flat shoes was turned away from a Cannes red carpet. Why is the high heel such a charged piece of …

“Gender equality must remain a top priority in order to close the health equity gap worldwide”– Lakshmi Puri

<i>Statement by the UN Women Deputy Executive Director Ms. Lakshmi Puri, at the 68th Session of the World Health Assembly, “Women and Health: 20 years</i> …

Gender

46 Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In YA Literature

“That’s the thing about pain. It demands to be felt.” —John Green<p>1. "You could rattle the stars. You could do anything, if you only dared. And deep down, you know it too, and that's what scares you the most."<p>—Sarah J. Maas, <i>Throne of Glass</i><p>Submitted by Samantha Mocadlo, Facebook<p>2. "Because sometimes …

14 genius Stephen Hawking quotes that will make you question your place in the universe (pictures)

UFOs