In Iraq, an all-female unit within the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, is on the front lines of a fierce battle against the Islamic State. Martin Himel reports.
The United States is the only advanced economy in the world with an increasing number of women who die in childbirth. In fact, a woman giving birth in the U.S. is twice as likely to die than in Saudi Arabia…
By PBS NewsHour
Twenty years since the UN announced a major effort to reduce global gender inequality, women and girls today are far from getting equal treatment and participation in society, while violence against females is commonplace. Lakshmi Puri of UN Women joins…
By Colleen Shalby
#AskHerMore demands reporters to ask better questions of women.
Newsweek’s current cover story on sexism in Silicon Valley is getting negative attention for dressing up what it defiles: unequal footing for women in technology.
Girls can earn a radical beauty badge, a food justice badge, and a radical self-love badge, among others.
By Marina Lopes
Princess Elena will be introduced in a special episode of a Disney Junior’s series in 2016. By the end of the year she will have her own animated series.
By Ashira Morris
Four women are headlining the third 'Ghostbusters' film with 'Bridesmaids' director Paul Feig at the helm.
By Corinne Segal
The bill bars the use of federal money for abortions or for insurance plans that cover abortions.
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