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First Person

Charly | South Korea

Charly provides a glimpse of Pride in South Korea, documenting singing, dancing, and anti-gay demonstrations at the event back in 2014. 57 more words

Race + Ethnicity

First Person

Ane | South Korea & China

Beauty vlogger Ane recounts workplace reactions to her hair, funny grocery store encounters, and the paparazzi treatment as she shares her experience as a black woman living in South Korea and visiting China. 54 more words

Race + Ethnicity

News

First woman nominated to Supreme Court in Afghanistan
  • President Ashraf Ghani put forth Anisa Rasooli for parliamentary approval to join the nine-member court.
  • Rasooli has had a distinguished career in the juvenile court system and as director of the Afghan Women Judges Association, but clerical opposition has been swift to protest the nomination.
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Law & Politics
Housing in New South Wales domestic violence centers maxed out as government changes reshape landscape of crisis housing
  • In the southeastern Australian state, 90% of the 350 available rooms are full, while Sydney’s accommodations are at capacity.
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Law & Politics

Why Men fear Feminism

Feminism is a topic that promotes the gender equality. It demands that women be treated equally and that they should not be viewed any lesser than a man. 955 more words

Feminism

Reading: Women and Development in Africa

Women and Development in Africa: How gender works
Kevane, Michael. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., 2014

Kevane provides an introduction to the overall issue of gender and development in Africa.  17 more words

Resource

Labour MP calls for Equal Pay for Women #IamaFeminist

Equal Pay for Women

How proud I was to hear Jess Phillips, Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley speak in parliament for equal pay for women. It so happens that I grew up in this constituency.

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Opinion