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APPLE CEO TIM COOK: 'I'm Proud to Be Gay'


Apple CEO Tim Cook came out as gay in a powerful essay for Bloomberg’s Businessweek.

In the essay, published Thursday, Cook said that he has never denied being gay, but has not publicly discussed his sexuality until now: “So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.”


Nordic models and global gender equality

It’s said of Winston Churchill that when he wanted a martini he would pour himself a large gin and think of France (in tribute to the origin of vermouth, the cocktail’s usual other ingredient). 732 more words


New data reveals level of gender equality in Caucasus

Data released earlier this week by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has revealed an insight into the levels of gender equality in Caucasian nations. 446 more words


Cat Calling the Kettle...

This morning I caught a news segment regarding the above video that has sparked a huge debate, even threats of rape? to the actress who participated in its creation. 793 more words

The F Word

What is feminism? I mean, more than just the dictionary definition or the bra burning (which by the way, really didn’t happen) story. The most thorough explanation I have found is this: “Feminism is about making all choices possible and… 901 more words


Emma for Equality

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Emma Watson, the former Harry Potter actress, is an active member supporting the Democratic Party. Emma serves as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador towards gender equality. 106 more words

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No Woman Should Die Giving Life & Empowering Girls for a Stronger Ghana

The government of Ghana joined an Advocacy Campaign on Girls’ Education and Maternal Health in Accra. The campaign is part of a United Nations (UN) project aimed at raising the awareness of mothers’ mortality rate during pregnancy and delivery as well as girls’ access to education. 530 more words

Gender Equality