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Sports

Are Attitudes Really Changing For Women In Sports?

Are Attitudes Really Changing For Women In Sports?

Female athletes have had it tough throughout the years: from poor media coverage, representation, and recognition, to unequal rights, wages, and opportunities. This vast array of issues, which amount to gender discrimination, […]

Working Women

How Businesses Can Empower Women In 2021 And Beyond

How Businesses Can Empower Women In 2021 And Beyond

For many years, and in all sorts of industries, gender bias and discrimination have pervaded the workplace. While this has never been right, both women and men have unfortunately tolerated […]

Entertainment

One Step Away From Becoming The Next #Justicefor Hashtag In Pakistan

One Step Away From Becoming The Next #Justicefor Hashtag In Pakistan

By Sijdah [TW: honor killings, mention of violent acts] When I was a child, I was told the world is a warm and welcoming place, and I will get everything […]

Entertainment

A Post-Pandemic Look At The Gender Split In The 2021 UK Music Festival Lineup

A Post-Pandemic Look At The Gender Split In The 2021 UK Music Festival Lineup

Festivals are back on the agenda in 2021 with Glastonbury going virtual with its Live at Worthy Farm event and other festivals opting to push back their sets later in […]

Causes

There Is No “Honor” in Killing Women: So Why Do Honor Killings Still Happen?

There Is No “Honor” in Killing Women: So Why Do Honor Killings Still Happen?

By Katarzyna Rybarczyk In patriarchal societies, women’s freedoms are restricted and repressive gender norms dictate what behaviors are expected from them. Women have to obey the orders of first their […]

Lifestyle

The Unexpected Fields Where Women Are Taking The Lead

The Unexpected Fields Where Women Are Taking The Lead

It’s clear we still have a long way to go in terms of gender equality when phrases such as “male-dominated industries” are still heavily in use. When it comes to […]

Causes

From L to R: Liz Gamboa/Executive Director NM Community Capital, Vanessa Roanhorse/Co-founder Native Women Lead, Alicia Ortega/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Kalika Davis/Co-Founder Native Women Lead, Jaime Gloshay/Co-Founder Native Women Lead

New Gender Equality Funding Initiative Aims To Empower BIPOC & WOC Entrepreneurs

Announced during Women’s History Month and on March 8, International Women’s Day, the Equality Can’t Wait Challenge which will award $40 million to help expand women’s power and influence in […]

Creativity

Celebrating Women: 8 Leading Designers Discuss Overcoming Challenges In Their Careers

Celebrating Women: 8 Leading Designers Discuss Overcoming Challenges In Their Careers

By Diana Bolboaca for Creatopy.com Every year on March 8 we celebrate International Women’s Day—a day dedicated to celebrating women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements. This year’s theme is #ChooseToChallenge, encouraging […]

Causes

International Women’s Day: Interflora Creatively Highlights Gender Inequality With New Bouquet

International Women’s Day: Interflora Creatively Highlights Gender Inequality With New Bouquet

There are many occasions to give the special women in your life a beautiful big bouquet of flowers, from Mother’s Day to International Women’s Day, observed annually around the world […]

Feminism

Not Good Enough – Gender Breakdown Of The 100 Most Popular Books In American Colleges

Not Good Enough – Gender Breakdown Of The 100 Most Popular Books In American Colleges

The books students read in college shape the leaders of tomorrow, and with inclusivity and representation being so central to today’s society, you’d think that there would be an equal […]

Politics, Working Women

In Light Of Recent UK Supreme Court News, It’s Time To Look At The Gender Equality Pipeline In Law Firms

In Light Of Recent UK Supreme Court News, It’s Time To Look At The Gender Equality Pipeline In Law Firms

2020 has been dominated by US Supreme Court news, with the death of gender equality icon Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and the rush from conservatives to replace her large legacy […]

Politics

How Do Biden And Trump Compare When It Comes To Gender Equality?

How Do Biden And Trump Compare When It Comes To Gender Equality?

For many people, 2016 was going to be a monumental year. The polls, the media, the public, and both campaign teams were preparing to usher in the first female president. […]

Lifestyle

Why More Women Should Become Property Investors

Why More Women Should Become Property Investors

“The best investment you can make is an investment in yourself… the more you learn, the more you’ll earn.” – Warren Buffett. During the end of 2018, UK property specialists […]

Working Women

New Study Shows How Much Less UK Women Get Paid In Jobs Where They Are The Majority

New Study Shows How Much Less UK Women Get Paid In Jobs Where They Are The Majority

Friday 29th May 2020 marked 50 years since the Equal Pay Act received royal assent in the UK, meaning employers were prohibited from paying women less than men for the […]

Lifestyle

Controversial Study Should Motivate Women In The First Aid Arena

Controversial Study Should Motivate Women In The First Aid Arena

It is a bit surprising that, in this day and age, research would be conducted into how men and women react differently in first aid situations. Yet that is exactly […]