An exclusive first look at the upcoming Women, Peace, and Security Index shows how these countries might surprise you—and why it’s strategic to care. No country has it all when it comes to gender equality,
When Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president, said she was fired from a teaching job in 1971 for being pregnant, she was telling the truth [“Warren reiterates
(CNN) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill on Friday requiring medication abortion services at public state universities starting in 2023. "As other states and the federal government go backward,
Once again, Meghan Markle is using her royal title for good. As a part of her royal tour the Duchess of Sussex is meeting with South African lawmakers, educators, and activists alike to learn about the
The Women’s March is replacing three inaugural board members who have been dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism, infighting and financial mismanagement — controversies some say have slowed the organization’s
But nowadays, even these basic facts are highly politicized — so much so that a company such as Facebook has become unwilling to stand up to those pushing misinformation on the subject. This is a dangerous
To build gender equality, focus on economic freedom for women in places where it has been restricted
Rosemarie Fike is an instructor of economics at Texas Christian University and a senior fellow of the Fraser Institute. The Trudeau government has made gender equality, at home and abroad, a priority.
Supporters attend a rally held by Planned Parenthood, commemorating the 45th anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court ruling. (AP/Rich Pedroncelli) In Northern Ireland, Catholics and Protestants frequently
Why don’t doctors trust us? The answer turns out to be quite simple. They don’t really know much about us It’s frustrating to have questions that don’t get answered. It’s altogether disturbing to find
A Colorado woman was forced to give birth alone in a jail cell, while an official stood outside her cell and a nurse avoided checking in on her, according to a lawsuit filed in Colorado federal court week.
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has begun allowing adult women to travel without permission and to exercise more control over family matters, state news agency SPA reported on Tuesday, following a flurry
Brazil's government doesn't want to talk about "obstetric violence," but that won't end mistreatment of pregnant women. The term “obstetric violence” has been used in Brazil for years to describe a type