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Contributors

The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

By Kenza Salmi “To them, women are pieces of meat; they are not valuable beings”, my neighbor Aisha told me once. Aisha is a gorgeous educated 30 year-old woman, who […]

Politics

Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

The Moroccan government has passed a major new law that says sexual harassment is now a crime punishable with up to 6 months jail time. It is most definitely a […]

Girl on a Mission

Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

When you think of world famous rappers, a few major names probably come to mind: Kanye, Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Biggie, etc. However, if you asked us, we would have a […]

Celebrities

Here’s Why Samantha Bee’s ‘Full Frontal’ Is Officially Our Fave Late Night Show

Here’s Why Samantha Bee’s ‘Full Frontal’ Is Officially Our Fave Late Night Show

The reason should be obvious. We love ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ because it’s the ONLY show on late night TV in the US that is hosted by a woman. […]

Entertainment, Politics

New Algerian Law Finally Defines Sexual Harassment & Violence Against Women As A Crime

New Algerian Law Finally Defines Sexual Harassment & Violence Against Women As A Crime

Since it’s declaration of independence from France in 1962, Algeria has been a country in strife. It is the largest country on the African continent, and the 10th largest in […]

Causes

Why These Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaigns Are More Powerful Than You Think

Why These Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaigns Are More Powerful Than You Think

Not too long ago the news story of five Chinese female protestors, nicknamed the “five feminists” made headlines around the world. These women were organizing a protest to be stated […]

Politics

China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

On March 6 five Chinese women were detained by Police because they were suspected of creating a disturbance. What they were really doing was preparing for a protest on March […]

Entertainment

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

If you aren’t familiar with the whole Gamergate scandal from 2014, where female gamers, game developers and a a particular woman, Anita Sarkeesian who created a Youtube series exposing the […]

Contributors

THE SLUT DIARIES: What Teen Girls Think Of Slut Shaming & Sexual Harassment

THE SLUT DIARIES: What Teen Girls Think Of Slut Shaming & Sexual Harassment

On a cold night in New York City, Joey Del Marco puts on her favorite dress, her highest heels, and meets up with her oldest friends, George, Luke, and Tim, […]

Creativity

Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

This is a must-see! A director and screenwriter from France, Eléonore Pourriat, made a short film called ‘Oppressed Majority’ (“Majorité Opprimée” in french) five years ago and released it in […]