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Gender & Governance in rural India, Ghana, and Ethiopia

In 2010, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the World Bank (WB) conducted an analysis of agricultural extension and clean water access in rural areas in India, Ghana, and Ethiopia. 900 more words

Gender

I Am Not An Impostor

I was sitting in Howling Wolf Taqueria, a hip, swanky Mexican restaurant in Salem, Massachusetts last spring break when my cousin said two words: “Impostor Syndrome.” 606 more words

Feminism

Con-Men: Understanding the Gendered Language of the Comic Book Convention

By Steven Dashiell

Featured image based on an Creative Commons image by GabboT.

I can clearly remember my first time ever going to a comic book convention. 2,288 more words

Anthropology

Do Women Who Surround Themselves With Nature Live Longer?

Do Women Who Surround Themselves With Nature Live Longer?

By Amanda Froelich

Researchers have already confirmed that spending time in nature reduces stress and that… 400 more words

Humanities

The Weight: Saori Yoshida Loses Gold For an Entire Nation, a Grateful Nation

The match started off according to the script.

In round one, Saori Yoshida of Japan takes a one point lead thanks to the passivity of her opponent, … 857 more words

Rio Olympics

Confessions of a New Feminist

I’ve never been one to refer to myself as a feminist. I’m not the biggest fan of labels. I feel as though the second I’m put into a category, it gives people a pass to assume things about me that may or may not be true. 617 more words

Feminism