Karstina Wong

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Transgender at school: As more teachers come out, districts struggle to put policy into practice

Leo Soell came back to school with no hair, a new name and an announcement.<p>The Hall Elementary School fifth grade teacher left to undergo cancer …

LGBTQI

What Amy Poehler's Smart Girls Ask campaign says about the gender gap problem

We saw some of the smartest women and men in Hollywood get the chance to be substantive on the red carpet last week at the Emmy’s, thanks to Amy …

Family violence is not about poverty and it is about gender - Women's Agenda

Miranda Devine’s Sunday column about domestic violence provoked outrage all over the internet. Which is probably what it was designed to do and is …

What do you think about #MasculinitySoFragile? Here's what you said

A debate on what it means to be a man has been raging online this week after the hashtag #MasculinitySoFragile started trending. But what is it …

Before Caitlin, This Athlete Was Fired For Being Transgender

The company thought it would be bad PR to keep her.<p>Before Janae Marie Kroc came out as a transgender woman, she was known to friends and fans as Matt Kroczaleski, one of the strongest and toughest men in the world.<p>In 2006, at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic, an annual professional men’s …

How your snacks force you into gender stereotypes

If you see a tub of fat-free probiotic yogurt emblazoned with the words "for a man's body" or "hell yeah, yogurt," don't be surprised if you're …

“It’s not a women’s problem, it’s a workplace problem”: Anne-Marie Slaughter on the crisis at the heart of the “having it all” problem

<b>(coolmilo via iStock)</b><p>Salon talks to Anne-Marie Slaughter about what we need to change about the path to a career, family and good life<p>Kate Tuttle<p>September 27, 2015 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Anne-Marie Slaughter was a big name in the field of public policy – former head of the International Legal Studies Program …

Feminism

Do children still need to read the classics of English literature?

<b>Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has called for a return to the classics of English literature in schools, but are they still relevant and appropriate for today's children?</b><p>A quick scan of any list of the most read children's books will reveal that today's youngsters are growing up in a very …

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