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Health

The Right To Live Without Leaks – Dismantling Stigma Around UI

The Right To Live Without Leaks – Dismantling Stigma Around UI

By Jessica L. McKinney What does urinary incontinence have to do with human rights?  Yes, you heard me correctly! According to the United Nations, human rights are inalienable, and thus […]

Contributors

New Novel Delves Into The Fascinating History Of The Birth Control Movement In Massachusetts

New Novel Delves Into The Fascinating History Of The Birth Control Movement In Massachusetts

By Ames Sheldon It’s easy to forget what life was like for women before birth control was readily accessible. But in Massachusetts, it took nearly one hundred years for women […]

Health, Politics

Why Medicare For All Is A Win For Women In The U.S.

Why Medicare For All Is A Win For Women In The U.S.

By Magnolia Potter Although its primary goal is to promote wellbeing, the healthcare industry is rife with differing opinions. The COVID-19 pandemic has further increased the tensions within all corners […]

Lifestyle

The Impact Of War On Women’s Education, Employment And Healthcare

The Impact Of War On Women’s Education, Employment And Healthcare

By William Stewart When we talk about War and women’s rights, we mean World War One that has changed the history of modern society. Education for women is not so […]

Entertainment

‘Women’s Voices Now’ Festival Creates Awareness About Women’s Rights Through Film

‘Women’s Voices Now’ Festival Creates Awareness About Women’s Rights Through Film

We’re always down to amplify the voices of women and champion women’s rights on our platform, and this International Women’s Day, we’re doubling down on that mission by helping promote […]

Contributors

How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

How I Defied Critics In My Career Who Wrote Me Off Because Of My Age And Gender

By Theresa Siaw Millions of people, young and old, turned out for the Women’s March in January 2017 as well as 2018. The protesters marched to the polls to end […]

Contributors

Bartender Turned Millionaire Inspiring Women To Be Ambitious & Fight For Equal Rights

Bartender Turned Millionaire Inspiring Women To Be Ambitious & Fight For Equal Rights

By Melanie Bajrovic Financial freedom in your 20’s is possible. I’m a bartender turned millionaire, expert Real Estate Investor and Educator, Serial Entrepreneur, Hospitality Business Owner, Public Speaker and Author […]

Girl on a Mission

Senegal-Based Non-Profit Working Toward The Elimination Of Female Genital Mutilation

Senegal-Based Non-Profit Working Toward The Elimination Of Female Genital Mutilation

Female Genital Mutilation, or FGM, is one of the most heinous acts of violence perpetrated toward young girls. It is the procedure of surgically altering part of the vagina, and […]

Interviews

‘The Divine Order’ Follows The Real-Life Battle Of Swiss Women Fighting For The Right To Vote

‘The Divine Order’ Follows The Real-Life Battle Of Swiss Women Fighting For The Right To Vote

We’re living at a time where women are speaking out about women’s rights in light of the political landscape, where certain political parties and leaders are trying to take us […]

Contributors

Abolishing The Ban On Saudi Women Driving Is Great, But What About Male Guardianship Laws?

Abolishing The Ban On Saudi Women Driving Is Great, But What About Male Guardianship Laws?

By Tara Carey, Equality Now Saudi Arabian state television announced on Tuesday evening that women will be allowed to drive in the kingdom, with driving licenses to be issued to […]

Politics

A Win For Gender Equality, Indian Supreme Court Rules Triple Talaq Law “Unconstitutional”

A Win For Gender Equality, Indian Supreme Court Rules Triple Talaq Law “Unconstitutional”

The Supreme Court in India just delivered a major ruling that is said to be a major win for gender equality, especially for Muslim women. The ruling concerns the triple […]

Boys We Like

Openly Gay Lebanese Singer Hamed Sinno Urges Men To Champion Women’s Rights In The Middle East

Openly Gay Lebanese Singer Hamed Sinno Urges Men To Champion Women’s Rights In The Middle East

We’re living in very turbulent political times which can make it hard to find nuanced and varied narratives about life in the Middle East when you look at mainstream newsmedia. […]

Health

The War On Women’s Repro Health Not Just About Abortion, As Outlined In ‘Birthright’ Documentary

The War On Women’s Repro Health Not Just About Abortion, As Outlined In ‘Birthright’ Documentary

If there is one documentary you watch about the state of reproductive healthcare in America this year, make it ‘Birthright: A War Story’. If you live in the United States, […]

Boys We Like

This Man Sued The Government In Ghana To Help Victims Of Domestic Violence, And Won

This Man Sued The Government In Ghana To Help Victims Of Domestic Violence, And Won

Now this is what you call keeping government accountable! Lawyer Martin Kpebu has won a major court case in Ghana, by suing his government for failing to take action on […]

Entertainment

New Indie Film ‘The Red Lotus’ Portrays A Dystopian Future America Where Abortion Is Illegal

New Indie Film ‘The Red Lotus’ Portrays A Dystopian Future America Where Abortion Is Illegal

If you’ve been watching ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ on Hulu and are equally terrified and entertained by how a book written in the mid-1980’s could hit so shockingly close to home […]