Maddie Paliganoff

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A female engineer is suing Tesla over sexism and harassment claims

The allegations of AJ Vandermeyden, who still works at the celebrated electric car manufacturer, paint a picture of a hostile work environment dominated by men where inappropriate sexual behavior is tolerated and women face numerous barriers to advance their careers. Vandermeyden, 33, shared her …

Sheryl Sandberg: We Can Change the Face of Leadership Through Advertising

She spoke about the problem of perpetuated gender stereotypes at the World Economic Forum this week.<p>The solution to gender inequality begins with brands, said Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.<p>On a panel at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Wednesday, Sandberg said that she doesn’t “think it’s possible …

Sheryl Sandberg

All References to Climate Change Have Been Deleted From the White House Website

Donald Trump immediately deleted Barack Obama's lengthy climate change information page.<p>At 11:59 AM Eastern, the official White House website had a lengthy information page about the threat of climate change and the steps the federal government had taken to fight it. At noon, at the instant Donald …

Jellyfish power could be the next big thing in renewable energy

Believe it or not, jellyfish power could be the next big thing in renewable energy. As Salon notes, solar power is not as renewable as you might …

Renewable Energy

Patients Cared For By Female Doctors Fare Better Than Those Treated By Men

In a study that is sure to rile male doctors, Harvard researchers have found that female doctors who care for elderly hospitalized patients get better results. Patients cared for by women were less likely to die or return to the hospital after discharge.<p>Previous research has shown that female …

Community Health

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“All the black and brown people have to leave”: Trump’s scary impact on how kids think

The campaign alone was damaging. What now?<p>MelissiaHill was eating crepes with her 5-year-old son, Phoenix, at a Brooklyn cafe this summer when he asked her, “Is Donald Trump a bad person? Because I heard that if he becomes president, all the black and brown people have to leave and we’re going to …

Where Women with Zika Fear Prison

In El Salvador, abortion—suspected or real—could carry a 50-year sentence.<p>In April, nurse Julia Pineda was making her rounds at the hospital in Suchitoto, a lakeside town in El Salvador, when she developed a rash. As her symptoms multiplied—high fever, red eyes—the petite 32-year-old consulted a …

How Trees Will Save Humanity

Trees are much better at creating clouds and cooling the climate than we thought.<p><i>By Hamish Gordon and Cat Scott, Research Fellows in Amospheric</i> …

Oslo Is Creating The Model For How Cities Can Solve Climate Change

By Adele Peters3 minute Read<p>As cities around the world start to take climate change seriously, many of the goals are still in the somewhat …

Five of the world′s biggest environmental problems | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 11.10.2016

These five megatrends present major global threats for planet Earth - problems that must be solved if the world is to remain a supportive habitat for …

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This Is What Foodies Make When They Don't Have Time to Cook

You’ve spent hours toiling at your desk, ticked a torrent of tasks off your to-do list, and finally arrived home. But before you can relax on the …

women’s equality party demand an end to fashion’s obsession with extreme thinness

Will their campaign finally protect models’ health for good?<p>To coincide with London Fashion Week, the Women's Equality Party is launching a radical campaign that aims to address models' health and what they see as the fashion world's unrealistic body image ideals. Supported i-D contributor and …

There’s a lot of junk fMRI research out there. Here’s what top neuroscientists want you to know.

It's easy to misrepresent the findings from brain scan studies. Just ask a dead salmon.<p>If you’ve followed the latest from the world of neuroscience, you might get the impression that the field is in deep trouble.<p>In July, a report in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i> declared that …

Costa Rica has gone 76 straight days using 100% renewable electricity

Costa Rica is pulling off a feat mostcountries just daydream about: For two straight months, the Central American country hasn’t burned anyfossil fuels to generate electricity. That’s right: 100 percent renewable power.<p>This isn’t a blip, either. For 300 total days last year and 150 days so far this …

Kim Kardashian’s essay about why she’s not a feminist doesn't make sense

She's said it before, and she just said it again – Kim Kardashian West does not think she's a feminist.<p>The reality TV star just published an essay …

President Barack Obama on Feminism, Michelle, and His Daughters

There are a lot of tough aspects to being President. But there are some perks too. Meeting extraordinary people across the country. Holding an office where you get to make a difference in the life of our nation. Air Force One.<p>But perhaps the greatest unexpected gift of this job has been living …

Feminism

Why You May Need to Re-Think Taking Those Fish Oil Supplements

A startup called ByFusion wants to take the world's trash and put it to good use. Waste Dive reports that the New York-based company has developed a …

Northern Europe

The Optimal Route for Visiting Every U.S. National Park

Randy Olson, a researcher at University of Pennsylvania Institute for Biomedical Informatics, has taken his genetic algorithm previously used to find …

Mexican rape victim, 13, denied access to abortion

Girl in Sonora barred from terminating pregnancy after judge downgrades crime from rape to ‘sexual coercion’<p>Health officials in northern Mexico have refused to authorize an abortion for a 13-year-old girl who was raped by a family acquaintance after a judge downgraded the crime to a charge of …

Trump is the first modern Republican to win the nomination based on racial prejudice

By Michael Tesler<p>Republicans have long been the party of racial conservatism. Since at least the 1960s, the GOP’s policies, rhetoric, and voters have been less supportive of minorities than have the Democrats’. These partisan differences over race have become especially pronounced during the Obama …

Primary Elections

American Christianity has long struggled to be on the right side of racial justice

People of faith aren’t exempt from facing each generation’s political and ideological battles.<p>When Michelle Obama addressed the significance of the first black First Family living in the White House, a house built by slaves, she was unintentionally giving a history lesson to many who didn’t know …

This science fiction novel is a perfect antidote to U.S. election season

Malka Older's Infomocracy is a realistic picture of a future global democracy.<p>Sometimes you need to escape from the news by plunging into a …

Idealism

Why ‘white trash’ Americans are flocking to Donald Trump

When J.D. Vance was a boy, his beloved grandmother “Mamaw” told her boozer husband that if he ever came home drunk again, she’d kill him. When he …

‘I was just reading a book’: Canadian cops called on black man reading C.S. Lewis in his car

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.<p>, Reporter<p>After the blue and red police lights flashed behind his car, Louizandre Dauphin figured he may have added another “prohibited” item to the list of things you can’t do while black: Reading.<p>Dauphin, 33, a former high school English teacher, had decided to relax last …

Law Enforcement

America’s Best Little Beach Towns

Tucked between popular Monterey, Pebble Beach, and Carmel, this quiet town is more famous for its butterflies and stray deer than its tourists. You …

This Swiss Hotel Room Has No Walls, But That's a Good Thing

At 6,463 feet above sea level in the mountains of Graubünden, you'll find amazing views—and a one-of-a-kind hotel experience.<p>A new concept from the …

The Most Popular Netflix Show in Every Country

A section of America’s most famous highway is going green, <i>The Christian Science Monitor</i> reports. The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) …

Iceland's Been Named The Most Peaceful Place on Earth For 6 Years Running

Pack your bags.<p>If you're after some peace and quiet, you might want to consider moving over to Iceland: a Global Peace Index report has just declared …