Olivia Mohsen

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The world is moving toward a universal, troubling ideal for what makes women attractive

A few weeks ago, I started doing some research on the topic of beauty.<p>I'd set for myself what I thought was a relatively straightforward goal: Round up a list of the biggest cross-cultural differences in what makes someone attractive. Beauty, I'd been told, is in the eye of the beholder — and I was …

Harassment All Around, Afghan Women Weigh Risks of Speaking Out

KABUL, Afghanistan — “You’re ugly, Maryam, everyone says so, but I guess you’re a virgin so when you’re ready to have sex, let me know and I will be glad to …” Her male co-worker, writing on her Facebook account, finished the sentence obscenely.<p>It was 10 a.m. on a normal day in the life of an …

Woman Kicked Off Flight for Breastfeeding Her Crying 2 Year Old

A woman traveling with her elderly parents and her two year old was kicked off a Spirit Airlines flight. Spirit says it’s for failing to follow …

Babies Should Sleep With Their Mothers Until Age Three, New Research Claims

Pediatrician says why children should share bed with their mothers until they're three or four-years-old.<p>Babies should sleep with their mothers until …

Iceland closes gender gap but violence against women remains

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — For nine years in a row, the World Economic Forum has ranked Iceland as having the world's smallest gender-equality gap, …

Are There Generational Differences When It Comes To Sexual Harassment At Work?

The long and growing list of high-profile men losing their jobs amid sexual-harassment allegations speaks to a big cultural sea change. But is that shift driven by generational differences in how sexual harassment is viewed, or by bigger changes in the workplace?<p>Seattle executive consultant Kim …

Sexual Harassment

Spotted Pig employees called VIP section a “rape room,” according to exposé

A detailed investigation into the behavior of owner Ken Friedman reveals disturbing claims of sexual misconduct<p>Just one day after Eater published a long and troubling investigation into an alleged pattern of sexual predation committed by superstar New York chef and restauranteur Mario Batali, a …

Women are making a powerful point about sexual violence by displaying the clothes they were assaulted in

After a recent New Year’s Eve celebration in Bengaluru, India, turned into what eyewitnesses called a “mass molestation” of women, a few politicians came forward with a culprit for the reported assaults: “They try to copy westerners not only in mindset, but even the dressing,” said Bengaluru home …

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