Sierrah Christensen

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Gender inequality starts much earlier than you think

<b>Gender inequality starts at an early age, with girls expecting to earn less than boys when they start work, a new study has shown.</b><p>Research involving …

Why most men don’t see gender inequality

In corporate America, 88% of men think women have at least as many opportunities to advance as men.<p>This is the finding of a major new study—almost …

World Economic Forum

Sheryl Sandberg: Racial and gender inequity is everyone’s problem

Quoting a Facebook mantra, COO Facebook Sheryl Sandberg said that gender and racial “inequities” are “everyone’s problem” in an Ask Me Anything-style forum on Quora.<p>She was answering a question about what men can do to create an environment where women can succeed in the tech industry. After citing …

Equality for trans people must not come at the expense of women's safety

It's right for feminists to have concerns about Maria Miller's report on transgender equality

Watch: hypersexualized advertisement is the reason why we need feminism more than ever

For Tom Ford, photographing a woman’s crotch is just a way of selling more cologne. For women around the world, it’s just another sad example of how …

Abortion ruling appeal by Northern Ireland minister 'insults women'

Justice minister David Ford’s decision to appeal November’s Horner judgment is criticised by pro-choice campaigners including the Greens’ Clare Bailey<p>Northern Ireland’s justice minister has been accused of insulting women over his decision to join the region’s attorney general in appealing against …

Northern Ireland

Hong Sang-soo Decorated by French Government

Director Hong Sang-soo received a medal on Friday from the French government for his contribution to promoting cultural exchange between the two …

'France has fewer rapes because less repressed'

"There are probably fewer rapes in France because people are less repressed," says Francoise Gilot, the 93-year-old former muse of Pablo …

Churchill Tutors France's Economic Migrants

Before heading off for a tete-a-tete with the British prime minister Monday, French President Francois Hollande made a stop in the north London …

France's National Front's Le Pen Tells Her Father To Step Down From Politics

PARIS, April 9 (Reuters) - France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen urged her father Jean-Marie to withdraw from political life and said she would begin disciplinary proceedings against him over repeated comments that had harmed efforts to broaden her party's appeal.<p>The 86-year-old founder of …

Femen's topless condescension towards Muslim women only helps sexism | Susan Carland

Islam doesn’t require women to love misogyny as a religious duty – not that Femen would know. Muslim women are capable of standing up for ourselves<p>In an old parable, some people gather in a dark room in which there’s an elephant. They’re asked to describe it. One, who can touch only the elephant’s …