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Meet the First Black Woman to Hold the Highest Cadet Leadership Position at West Point

Simone Askew, a Virginia West Point cadet, has become the first black woman to ever be appointed to serve as First Captain, the highest leadership …

Aly Raisman Gave Back to a Local Homeless Shelter

She helped mothers and children get a good night's rest.<p>By · 7/20/2017, 8:48 a.m.<p>Photo by Josh Jason<p>Needham native and Olympic gold medalist Aly …

How Domestic Violence And Homelessness Are Intertwined For Women

'Psychologically, it destroyed me.'<p><b>Words by Kate Moss</b><p>Rough sleeping is on the rise, and yet for women, homelessness continues to be seen sadly …

What Happens When a Women’s Empowerment Agenda Disempowers Women

Amid the myriad controversies and contentious debates that have engulfed the Trump administration’s first six months in office, the potential demise …

Gender

How-To Course Taught By, And Designed For, Women Teaches Home Repair Basics

Single women are buying homes at nearly twice the rate of single men, according to the National Association of Realtors.<p>In Rutland, Vermont, a new …

The big issue: social inequality is as much a problem as gender inequality

There has been widespread anger about the inequalities of pay within the BBC, which is justifiable because any civilised organisation or society would aim to give all people equal opportunity or reward, regardless of gender, ethnic background, class etc.<p>However, surely the most insidious inequality …

Salaries & Wages

The badass women fighting for basic rights in Saudi Arabia

Women in Saudi Arabia are still controlled by men – but not for much longer.<p>From the moment a woman is born until the day that she dies, she is under …

Why women get to No. 2 but are still rarely named CEO

8540c7a7-b02a-44ec-b758-5bf61430ba8d<p>Why women get to No. 2 but are still rarely named …

North Korea

How To Increase Female Entrepreneurship

<b>Published Date:</b> 2017-08-01 14:33:05 UTC <b><br>Tags:</b> Equality, Human Capital & Careers, Human Resources, Strategic Planning, Strategy <b><br>Title:</b> How To Increase …

Entrepreneurship

Senator Kamala Harris Released a Plan to End the Pay Gap for Black Women

She released it yesterday, on Black Women's Equal Pay Day.<p>Black Women's Equal Pay Day was held yesterday, July 31, to increase awareness about the gender pay gap. Its timing is strategic: the date marks the number of days into the year that black women would have to work to reach pay equality with …

Serena Williams makes passionate call for equal pay for black women

Serena Williams, one of the highest paid and most successful athletes in the world, has issued a stirring call for black women to demand equal pay and spoken about the racism she has faced “on and off the tennis court”.<p>In a personal essay published by Fortune to coincide with Black Women’s Equal …

Women of Color