Kathryn Gleason

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Women Against Feminism: Some women want equality without anger

Do American women still need feminism? A controversial social media movement called Women Against Feminism features women explaining — mostly in …

Ironic misandry: Why feminists joke about drinking male tears and banning all men.

Every month, the Misandrist Book Club convenes to further its secret man-hating agenda: Two dozen young professional women around the country read …

Fascinating Photos Document Gender Equality in Indigenous Cultures around the World

Searching for an alternative to the patriarchal societies often found in Western countries, French photographer Pierre de Vallombreuse journeyed to Southeast Asia to document the fascinating lives of indigenous people in cultures that place equal or even more value on women. Taking a humanistic …

How an Art Exhibition in New York Led to Harassment from Chinese Authorities

Newswire<p>Inside FIREWALL, an Internet cafe that exposes censorship in China and in America<p>This story has all the elements of a 1990s cyberpunk …

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Melissa Harris-Perry is out at MSNBC

Melissa Harris-Perry will not be back on MSNBC.<p>On Sunday morning, two days after the host's private fight with management went public, an MSNBC spokesman confirmed that the channel is "parting ways" with her.<p>Earlier in the morning, Harris-Perry posted a photo on Twitter and said "Farewell …

Jennifer Lawrence And Patricia Arquette Stump For Equal Rights During Oscars Weekend

Say and repeat: "Equal pay for women!"<p>The conversation surrounding this year's Oscars has been largely focused on racial disparity, but the gender pay gap was the topic of choice at the Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party on Friday.<p>At the event, hosted by non-profit Women In Film, nominee …

Can Fashion Help Abolish Gender Norms Altogether?

The accessibility of information online has undoubtedly provided a number of platforms for marginalised people to speak out and construct their own realities. Away from a world in which their voices are often unable to be heard, the power of social media and all that exists as a result of its …

Yazidi women, girls seek healing in Germany after IS 'hell'

"IS sold her eight times during the 10 months she was held hostage, and raped her hundreds of times," German doctor Jan Ilhan Kizilhan said, shaking …

Do women still feel they can only propose in a leap year? | The panel

Kirsty McKenzie, Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett, Remona Aly, Jonathan Thomas and Julie Bindel

Govt under pressure to bridge super gender gap

The superannuation and financial services sectors have urged the federal government to urgently address the widening super account balance gap …

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Tech leaders support move to let workers openly discuss their pay, in push for gender equity

<b>OLYMPIA, Wash. —</b> Washington state’s Equal Pay Act dates to the 1940s, requiring men and women to receive the same pay for the same work.<p>More than …

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Tech Women Triumph: A New Business, Coding For Victory, And The Best Cities

February has been a stunning month for women in technology, and for young girls and teenagers pursuing STEM subjects.<p>In our monthly roundup of the biggest news, we take a look at the women shaping the future of the industry – through their innovative work, and through teaching kids all about STEM. …

I believe in full equality, but I’ve spent too long watching women play the victim

<b>A photo of the author. (Stéphane De Bourgies)</b><p>I’m interested in the ways that (some) women victimize men; that doesn’t mean I’m not a feminist<p>Nelly Alard<p>February 28, 2016 12:30am (UTC)<p>No one would argue that the position of women has not improved during the last few decades, at least in the West. It …

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How Arab women fought female genital mutilation in Israel

<i>Just 20 years ago, female genital mutilation was an accepted practice in six Bedouin tribes in southern Israel. Jewish researchers couldn’t figure</i> …